Sneaky Pete's

Sneaky Pete's
73 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JW
  • Telephone 0131 225 1757
  • Opening times Mon–Sun 11pm–3am
  • Email
  • Website
Photo of Sneaky Pete's

Jump to times, articles or comments

Sneaky Pete's

Small capacity club and live music venue that is open and busy every night, regularly playing host to some of the best DJs around.

Events at this venue

There are 22 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Sun 2 Aug

£11 / 0131 225 1757


Today Bananagun premieres the final track from their upcoming 7" "Crane In The Tiger's Mouth" via Surviving the Golden Age. Check it out here. Regarding the sunny woodwind centric single the band stated  "I guess sometimes you can feel like a fragile crane and the powers that be have got you in their jaw, you'll have to…

Mon 7 Sep

£9 / 0131 225 1757


Beatroots is back for a night of worldly sounds and rhythms. Taking over Edinburgh's favorite dance floor: Iced Gem and Duggy Dubs are joined by Hiba

Thu 16 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 1757


Fierce and fragile songs from one girl and her electric guitar.

Sat 19 Sep

£11 / 0131 225 1757

The Covasettes

Indie-rock four-piece from Manchester.

Sun 30 Aug

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

Fri 12 Feb 2021

£8.25 / 0131 225 1757


Interior brings ….. HELICON Glaswegian psychedelic heavyweights Helicon return to Edinburgh for the first time in over 8 years. A chance to witness material from their newly released second album 'This Can Only Lead To Chaos'. This is an 18+ event.

Fri 12 Feb 2021

£4.40–£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

Indian Queens

Rock'n'roll trio from Hackney Wick, taking inspiration from Portishead, Massive Attack, Warpaint and Radiohead.

Tue 15 Dec

£9 / 0131 225 1757


Surf grooves, sunshine pop, sizzling psychedelia and garage rock - buoyant, sleek and undeniably sexy.

Wed 7 Oct

£10 / 0131 225 1757

Katie Malco

Katie Malco tours following the release of critically acclaimed debut album 'Failures. For fans of Soccer Mommy, Alvvays & Phoebe Bridgers.

Thu 22 Apr 2021

£8.80 / 0131 225 1757

Mr Ben & The Bens / Sun Drift

MR BEN & THE BENS SUN DRIFT & support Thursday 31st October 2019 The Moon, Cardiff Ages 18+ 7pm Fully accessible venue. Gender neutral toilet. Venue & Access info:

Thu 10 Sep

£10 / 0131 225 1757

Nap Eyes

This Is Tmrw welcome Nap Eyes to the Hare & Hounds on Wednesday 9th May 2018.

Mon 31 Aug

Cancelled / 0131 225 1757

Neon Waltz

Indie rock from the Caithness-based band.

Wed 30 Sep

£12.50 / 0131 225 1757


Following a sold out show here in February, Nieves are back with a pre Christmas headline gig.

Fri 20 Nov

£11 / 0131 225 1757


Hotly tipped indie band from the most Northern part of mainland UK.

Thu 11 Mar 2021

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757


Chester-based grunge-pop trio.

Fri 30 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 1757


Ranzas head to the capital Join them for a night of live music.

Fri 11 Sep

£7 / 0131 225 1757

The Recreation

Join us in one of the capitals best venues with some of the UK's best up and coming acts.

Fri 16 Oct

£7 / 0131 225 1757

Sara ‘N’ Junbug

Sara ‘N’ Junbug head out on their first Scottish tour Starting in Edinburgh 14+ event

Fri 12 Mar 2021

£11.25 / 0131 225 1757

This Feeling

London's rock'n'roll/indie/mod night tours the country.

Sat 26 Sep

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

Sat 31 Oct

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

Sat 27 Mar 2021

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757


Venus hail from Leeds, bringing a positive energy of feminism and activism through hard hitting alt rock and punk influenced music.

Fri 23 Oct

£8 / 0131 225 1757

Walt Disco

Five-piece band based in Glasgow.

Fri 18 Sep

£10 / 0131 225 1757

Reviews & features

Sneaky Pete's: 'If you come along for a dance, have a laugh and be respectful; you'll be part of the family before you know it'

4 Sep 2019

Edinburgh's finest sweatbox continues to inspire and impact the city's diverse musical landscape

It would be fair to say that the Edinburgh music scene is having a bit of a moment. Local community radio station EH-FM is continuing to flourish as it celebrates its first birthday, and Paradise Palms is masterfully maintaining its tropical blend of…

Independent Venue Week 2019: Glasgow and Edinburgh Highlights

18 Jan 2019

The Vaselines, Makeness and Vital Idles perform in support of small British music venues

Independent Venue Week is upon us once more, as grassroots music venues across the UK play host to emerging and established artists from Mon 28 Jan to Sun 3 Feb. This seven-day nationwide series of gigs pays homage to the small music venues and the…

Edinburgh venue Sneaky Pete's celebrates its 10th birthday

11 Jun 2018

Owner Nick Stewart talks about keeping the music live, loud and safe

Much is often made of Edinburgh's legendary 100-capacity 'sweatbox' on the Cowgate and rightly so. Functioning as both a space for live music – with around 250 gigs a year – and also as a busy nightclub seven nights a week, Sneaky Pete's has spent the…

Hogmanay Clubs: Edinburgh 2014

4 Dec 2014

Featuring Witness, Mungo Hi Fi, Microtrauma, Craig Smith and Gasoline Dance Machine

If Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party isn't your cup of champagne and you'd rather see in the new year dancing underground, up close and personal with disco lights for fireworks, here's your guide to the best clubs to get your groove on...

The best club nights and venues in Edinburgh

6 Sep 2013

Where to go for the best late-night music and dancing in Scotland's capital

With an eclectic scene that caters for all tastes, Edinburgh’s clubbers are just as happy in dinky wee spaces as they are in superclub caverns. Kirstyn Smith checks out the top haunts

Post a comment