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Essentials in Edinburgh

Organic Grocery
“Here you can buy natural foods; vegetarian, organic and whole foods. They have a wide selection and the staff are knowledgeable and helpful. Not sure why the web site says 'clothing store' I have never seen any clothes!! ”
80 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“A hip off-licence and deli, with imported beers, rare wines and over 50 gins, plus picnic foods. ”
70 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“THE best off-licence in Edinburgh. Knowledgeable staff and great selection. They sometimes have tastings on if you are wandering past of an afternoon and don't have anything important to do later that evening...”
56 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.”
53 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“One of my favourite places for brunch, menu has lots of choice and all delicious. Gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. Enjoy the quirky decor and relaxed atmosphere. ”
29 locals recommend
Scottish Restaurant
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“Classic and modern Scottish cuisine served in refined bare-stone room with over 300 malts to sample.”
23 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Coffee and a bagel? You can eat in or take away sandwiches and salads. Also do a mean Portuguese custard tart, pastel de nata. ”
8 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
“Friendly knowledgeable staff and the best of European cheeses. Try the Lanark or Dunsyre Blue, produced in the border hills by the Errington Family”
21 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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“Everything you could need (newspapers, fresh food, stamps) and just a two-minute walk from us.”
16 locals recommend
Whisky Bar
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“The best whisky prices with the most knowledgeable stuff in Scotland! I work with them;) RMW do shipping worldwide so we can help to deliver your whiskies if you dont have enough room for another bottle in your luggage;) ”
15 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“This is a great wee coffee shop which we love going to. Its a short walk away and serves great coffee and food.”
20 locals recommend
Café
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“Great little French Bistrot and delicatessen. Ideal spot for lunch and coffees. ”
18 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Better than the big chains! Can get coffee to take away and has a bakery section if you want a coffee and croissant on the go”
17 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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6 locals recommend
Grocery Store
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“Open 7.30 and closes at 11. Good for salads, snacks and drinks. It is on the corner of my street.”
9 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“European-style waterside bistro with pavement tables serving classic Turkish/Mediterranean dishes.”
13 locals recommend