113/115 Morrison Street, Edinburgh, EH3 8BX
Barbarossa barber in Edinburgh is a boutique barber shop in the business district. We make the style-conscious man more stylish over 45 minute appointments.
Please take some time to view our Gallery and Cuts from The Chair for some of our recent cuts. 


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  • Re-style
  • Wet cut with shampoo and mini head massage
  • Wet cut
  • Clipper cut, (1 number all over) and edges finished
  • Back & sides only
  • Quick beard trim
  • Beard design perfection with hot towel and straight razored edges
  • Full hot shave
  • Barbarossa cleansing facial
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    09:00 - 16:00
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Barbarossa is a boutique barber in the heart of Edinburgh's business district. We make the style-conscious man more stylish. We want you to achieve everything you want from life and by becoming a Barbarossa man, you will. At Barbarossa, we believe the secret to success is confidence, we will give you that and much more...

Barbarossa stylists will create a bespoke look, tailored to your facial shape, character and personality. We will give you the confidence to deal with anything life throws at you. Is that all important presentation looming and it feels like you are being thrown to the lions? No, a Barbarossa man is the lion. Take control back and book an appointment now. Have you got that dinner date you've always wanted however, your reflection stares back with a mocking lack of enthusiasm? Do you give up? No, a Barbarossa man takes control and books an appointment immediately.

The Barbarossa man is a manly-man, he's the alpha A - he's A-number-1.

Appointments last 45 minutes and includes a free consultation to design your cut. Rest assured, we are always aware of current and future trends. Barbarossa stylists are skilled creatives trained in contemporary and traditional barbering techniques. Customer experience is paramount in our modern salon. We will look after you with a selection of complimentary craft ales, wines or soft-drinks. Our technology matches our attitude to positive social engagement. You will find everything from Wifi access to interactive social media outputs. Musically, we are never prescriptive and actively encourage our clients to queue up the tunes and evolve the sound. Played out on our state of the art Sonos entertainment system.

Barbarossa men leave feeling refreshed, inspired and altogether, more manly.

If you have any questions about our services, do not hesitate to contact us at douglas@barbarossabarber.com and let us know your wishes. We will be happy to answer your enquiries. Or, call us: 0131-281-6022

Barbarossa Barber is a member of the British Master Barbers Alliance.

Student Discounts Available



Douglas Welsh
Creative Director
29 years of experience in hi-end hairdressing, barbering and bearding. You will be in trusted hands.

2018 finalist for Best Male Barber, Scottish Hair and Beauty Awards 2018.

Josh Young
Classically trained at the Scottish school of barbering, Josh has recently arrived home from over 2 years of travelling Australia and America with lots of stories to tell.

Proficient in all aspects of barbering with a huge passion for the industry.
He looks forward to seeing you soon!

Scottish Hair & Beauty Awards 2019 -- Voting Open!

It's that time of year again when I ask customers to vote for us. It really means a lot so if you have a spare minute I'd really appreciate it. We were so close last year making it to the finals, could this be our year?! I'm (Douglas Welsh) up as an individual for best barber and Barbarossa Barber is up for best barber shop. You can select both individual and business in one vote.


Once again, thanks so much for all your support over the last 12 months (and beyond), the shop has gone through a lot of changes with the recent expansion and going from strength to strength, cheers guys!