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Picnic Basket

31 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Ranked #1,203 of 1,899 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

A tiny little deli on west nicolson, this place is most definitely worth a visit for the hungry traveller. Large array of sandwiches to choose from with plenty of different breads and fillings to create your perfect lunch. The baguette I had was exceptional - light, fluffy and fresh, with a generous helping of salads and crisp smokey bacon. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013 via mobile

I go here a lot because it is close to my university. The food is great and good value for money. The women who works there is so friendly, it's just the guy that I find so rude. The customer service from him is just awful, I used to visit most days and have yet to see him smile. He... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

Regularly go here. Staff recognise regulars and remember orders. Great turkey, brie and grape. Not cheap, but not expensive and very much worth it.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

I found Picnic Basket when looking for somewhere to eat before 7am in a squall on a bank holiday. The owner let me in early even though she hadn't gotten her deliveries yet. The place is no frills and no seating. Put the service is local, friendly, and the food is excellent. Bakery rolls with made to order eggs, bacon,... More 

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Additional Information about Picnic Basket

Address: 31 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
Open Hours:
Monday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Tuesday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Wednesday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Thursday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Friday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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