Upcoming events

DJ Normski

5th May 9pm

Normski back on the decks banging out the tunes.

Read more

JM Presents: Jordan Brookes!

May 4th 8pm

Come celebrate Star Wars, anti-imperialist China and Audrey Hepburn’s birthday with:


with MC ...

Read more

Science Showoff

3rd May 7pm.

Chaotic cabaret for science lovers, science communicators, science teachers, historians and philosophers of science, students, science popularisers and anyone else with something to show off about science.

The first o...

Read more

¿ GaLa InSoLiTe !

28th April 6pm

G.a.L.a I.n.S.o.L.i.T.e Cabaret Insolite


Read more

Sunday Roast

Every Sunday

Sunday Roasts from Safari Roast

Lessons learned from outdoor fireside cooking; brought inside to enrich the traditional Sunday roast experience.

All our Roasts are served in a classic English style, with roasti...

Read more

Eleanor Morton & Ed Aczel

April 24th 7:30pm

Two of the finest Edinburgh sorts – do stuff to entertain people in advance of finalising things for August


Read more

The Post-Apocalyptic Book Club

25th April 7pm

The Post-Apocalyptic Book Club meets once a month to discuss Dystopian Literature. Along side this, we host author events and attend film nights, plays and exhibitions.
If you would like to join us, please check out ...

Read more

Comedy Grotto

25th April 7:30pm

The Comedy Grotto, hosted by Alex Kealy and taking place every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month, is in Time Out’s Top 3 Free Comedy Nights.
The Sunday Times has raved about its “all-star cutting-edge...

Read more

PostScript presents the Book Club

April 26th 7:30pm

PostScript invite you to a free evening of improv comedy inspired by your books!

Bring along a book with you – it could be your favourite novel or just a random book you find on the tube. All the improv you...

Read more

KR Zombie Apopalypse

27th April 8pm

Pop stars are great. We love them, you love them and every month we get the creme de la creme to perform at Karaoke Rumble.

However, some pop stars are selfish and die, so can no longer perform their biggest hits in...

Read more


28th April 9pm

Live the dream with the the ultimate rockstar experience.

We are  at The Star of Kings the last Friday of every month!
For free entry email [email protected], otherwise it’s £3
Stick your ...

Read more

Soul Fever

12th May 9pm

Bringing the groove to our dance floor, this Friday DJ Charlie Tango is back offering up the best in rare funk, soul and disco 7 inches.

Read more

Country Mile Comedy 7

15th May 8pm


Country Mile is back with its seventh night of cheap & charitable comedy from some of the most exciting comedians ...

Read more


18th May 7:30pm

A STAND-UP COMEDY NIGHT WITH BEN TARGET, STUART LAWS & ANNIE MCGRATH! Each of them will be trying out material for their brand new shows! Come and help them hone their craft? Tickets are only £3 after all. Tickets: ht...

Read more
Regular events


Comedy has exploded all over us these days. With regular lineups Monday to Thursday from Science Showoff, The Comedy Grotto, Twins, Spectacular Spectrum of Now, Variety of Kings and Karaoke Rumble. We also have heaps of one-off shows so stay tuned.

Bad Maths Monday

Every Monday

Buy any burger get one free with our locals card.

Pub Quiz

Every Tuesday from 8pm

£10 for entry with a burger and fries. Prizes include £50 bar tab, bottle of bubbly, chocolates. “Loving the quiz every Tuesday at the Star of Kings. Venue is great with a nice atmosphere and the host keeps us entertained. The questions can be really hard (or we are just not very smart!..). Great way to spend a Tuesday night.”

Workers Wednesday

Every Wednesday

20% of any burger and chips and selected house drinks every Wednesday. For all local(ish) workers and students. Just sign up for our locals card. Giving the power back to the common man! Terms and Conditions apply. Not available for pre-booked events.

Register for our Locals Card

2 for £10 Cocktail Thursday

Every Thursday 5pm – 9pm

Two Cocktails from our list for £10 when you sign up for our locals card. Terms and Conditions apply. Not available for pre-booked events.

Student Discount

Every day

10% off when you sign up for our locals card with a valid NUS ID.

Sunday Roast with Safari Food

Sundays 12-6pm

Lessons learned from outdoor fireside cooking; brought inside to enrich the traditional Sunday roast experience.
All our Roasts are served in a classic English style, with roasties, veg and cauliflower cheese to warm your stomach to the core, topped with an uncompromisingly slow-cooked gravy that ties it all together