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46 constitution street | leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
0131 554 9873
Today
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 16
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    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
coffee

I like to pop in for a coffee and maybe a Crispy Croissant, you can sit outside or inside depending on the weather, it is my preferred cafe in Leith. Relaxed and quiet atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
Mette F
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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whitburn Scotland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

A lovely cafe/deli for snacks with an eastern mediterranean twist. The cakes are also fantastic.I've been several times now and on each occasion the service has been good and the staff friendly. A good place for a quick snack or a leisurely cup of coffee with a newspaper.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I like to pop in for a coffee and maybe a Crispy Croissant, you can sit outside or inside depending on the weather, it is my preferred cafe in Leith. Relaxed and quiet atmosphere.

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Edinburgh
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

I have visited this place serval times, they have an excellent weekend menu, but coffee was a disappointment the last couple of times. Still worth a visit and staff is welcoming and friendly!

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I can't say we had a great time here. We popped in this afternoon for a sandwich and a drink. The first thing I noticed was that it was extremely hot inside and the tables were pushed very close together so we didn't feel very comfy. We seemed to wait a long while before somebody came to take our order.... More 

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Edinburgh
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Great coffee, sandwiches, veggie options and the best baklava you could ever want (much better than a lot of the ones we've eaten in the middle east), always homemade and totally fresh, served by really friendly Turkish owners. A super place for a good daytime pit stop.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This place combines cozy atmosphere, freshly prepared -wholesome -tasty sandwiches with good coffee and excellent service. What else would you ask for? Would recommend it.

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UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Popped in for coffee, ended up trying the cake too. Guinness cake was amazing. Carrot cake good too. Next visit we will go for lunch :-)

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Had breakfast and lunch here.Was a good experience.Much better options compared to a standard cafe.Will be happy to visit again

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birmingham
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424 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

popped in while meeting up with a mate in Leith , we both found the coffee and service very good the waitress on duty was very charming and pleasant

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The staff here has always been unfriendly every time I've been here. Their description of large and small salad boxes is unclear and the waitresses don't help making it clear at the beginning. They did not give me what I wanted in my salad box. The waitress made an absolute mess dumping each ingredient into my salad box, leaving a... More 

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Additional Information about rocksalt

Address: 46 constitution street | leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
Phone Number: 0131 554 9873
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $6 to $11
Cuisine: Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 46 constitution street | leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: 0131 554 9873

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $6 to $11
  • Cuisine: Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?