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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Café
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“Lovely, cheery place with quirky, decor and mis-matched seating. Delicious cakes, scones and excellent breakfast/brunch menu. You will be well-fed and watered here.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Café
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“A hit with the locals, its always busy! Located across the road Bross Bagels in Bruntsfield.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Café
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“Artisan made local chocolate, eat in and have some fab hot chocolate, of pick up a chocolate bar for an authentic souvenir....just try not to eat it before you get home! ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Short walk from the accomodation, you will be suitable impressed with the coffee at Artisan Roast and even more so with the to-die-for avocado toast. A must.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Probably the best sandwiches in edinburgh, just few meters from the flat. A ideal place to feel the vabrant atmosphere of the area. Top quality deli for seat in or take away.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Fantastic brunch place... limited seating (but decent turnover - so maybe not too long a wait).”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
“Hipsterish café and wine bar specialising in all-day brunches, lunches and evening platters of cheese and charcuterie”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
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“They have the best French Martini in the town, as well as a good selection of local beers and whiskey. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Some of the best ice cream in town, you can find Luca's ice-cream all over town. The cafe offers some indulgent sundaes among other things. Locally made. The Toffee Fudgy Wudgy is a must try!”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pub
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“New on the scene, SouthPour is the latest Newington bar to be introduced in Edinburgh. Offering good food, decent drinks, acoustic nights”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
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“Café Artista is casual but has really nice pizzas. They also offer great bagels for an affordable price. They have eat in or take away options. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Another fantastic independent coffee shop. Great for a wee pit stop if making the journey up Arthurs Seat.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Little french style bakery with a couple of tables. Ideal for grabbing a loaf/pastries to go. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The cupcakes here are AMAZING! Great place in the local neighbourhood of Bruntsfield for a cup of coffee or tea, and of course, cupcakes!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Popular neighbourhood coffee and brunch with outside seating for sunny days.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Pub
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“Bright friendly cafe overlooking Bruntsfield Links. Popular place for a coffee or weekend brunch. Pancakes are their speciality! ”
  • 5 locals recommend