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The Haven Cafe

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9 Anchorfield | Newhaven, Edinburgh, Scotland
447810483482
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Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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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, Brunch

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  • 105
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
funky and reasonable

What a find - this small and quirkily decorated café, ahs very tasty and affordable food, with good and cheery service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
Paul P
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New York
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

A bit like eating in a charity shop but the food was well cooked at a reasonable price. It was quite busy so by the time our food arrived we had finished our drinks

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Nice cosy wee cafe.. You pay for what you get basically. Food was ok. Cuppa tea was amazing. Staff where nice and friendly.

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New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

What a find - this small and quirkily decorated café, ahs very tasty and affordable food, with good and cheery service.

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Leeds
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My friend and I went here on Sunday morning on recommendation from the person we were renting a flat off for the weekend. From the moment we arrived the service was warm and friendly, with a nice element of calm in the kitchen despite it being a hive of activity. We both opted for the cooked breakfast, however as neither... More 

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Edinburgh
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

Have had breakfast 3 or 4 times over last few months at this small cafe. It's very basic and inexpensive. Visited again this week and felt it was looking tired and not so clean. Food was just ok, not great to. E honest and a bit greasy. Don't think we will return as better places nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I went for brunch here and it did not disappoint. We were greeted by very friendly staff with a quick service - despite it being very busy! There was lots to chose from the menu - rolls, french toast, porridges, pancakes, full english breakfast and even fruit granola!? I loved the atmosphere the vintage decor brought (and... More 

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Carrbridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

After driving for nearly three hours early in the morning this was a great choice to stop for breakfast. Coffee was piping hot and rolls were made up with freshly cooked fillings. Loads of little nick knacks to look at while you wait for your freshly made order or you could have a read of the papers instead.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

A very comfy and accommodating place, lovely food amd smiley staff. Busy when we arrived, food still arrived in good time along with the drinks. A very quirky wee place with lots of cool vintage trinkets on the shelves. I would recommend highly a visit, for such a little place the food choice is wide. Lovely wee place

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

Arrived on a Wednesday at 12:15 to find the place crowded and the soup already finished. Got the last seats. Had large sandwiches, large roll with sausage. Very filling. Nice pancake with maple syrup. Three girls were coping with everyone plus carry-outs. Basic food, and don't expect an itemised bill.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We visited The Haven for breakfast whilst staying at the Premier Inn which is located nearby. Our breakfasts were absolutely gorgeous and the staff were lovely. Would highly recommend if you're in the area.

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Additional Information about The Haven Cafe

Address: 9 Anchorfield | Newhaven, Edinburgh, Scotland
Phone Number: 447810483482
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
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Anchorfield | Newhaven, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: 447810483482

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
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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