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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Bakery
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“This is a fantastic little cafe just round the corner from the flat. They have an amazing selection of fresh breads and other bakery treats. You can sit in for breakfast, lunch etc or grab something to take back. Probably one of the best coffee's in Edinburgh too.”
  • 160 locals recommend
Bar
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“Amazing pub and restaurant. It is worth a visit to have a look at its dome.”
  • 144 locals recommend
Cinema
“Screen 1 is wonderful. Loads of leg room and comfortable. Other screens much less comfortable. It's the local "independent" cinema.”
  • 185 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Huge selection of hot drinks in a relaxed atmosphere with breakfast served too - Broughton Street”
  • 141 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you're into Harry Potter, here is place where book was written, quite popular and busy caffee, nice coffee, food and pastries 🥧 ”
  • 115 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
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“Italian themed cafe and shop, with a great reputation and a lot of variety. - Elm Row”
  • 113 locals recommend
Café
“Beautiful bar with excellent food - highly recommend the burger and fish and chips. Very well known and loved bar in Leith”
  • 114 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Great cafe at Arthouse cinema. Good honest reasonable food. Full of locals”
  • 128 locals recommend
Cupcake Shop
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“Tray-bakes, scones and cakes galore at friendly cafe with camp 40s decor, lunches and teas.”
  • 108 locals recommend
Café
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“Great restaurant for breakfast and lunch! Located nearby the flat (and another cafe near Waverly). ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Bar
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“Laid-back bar and social venue decorated with comfy sofas, floral wallpaper and homely lamps. ”
  • 51 locals recommend
Bar
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“Bare stone and leather sofa decor in style bar-diner known for organic pies, seafood and cocktails. Amazing brunch options and cocktails. ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious brunch located in Stockbridge! You can't book, so expect to queue on weekends. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Café
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“Favourite amongst locals and visitors alike. Great location with good indoor and outdoor seating. Scandinavian baked good and tasty soups and lunch items that are overprices but sometimes very worth it.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Bakery
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“This is 20mins walk but highly recommended for bread and pastries - it’s where we go :) Also does coffee etc”
  • 63 locals recommend
Café
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“Step away from the busy Grassmarket and indulge in great coffee and homemade treats.”
  • 66 locals recommend