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Cafe Plum

#727 of 1,778 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Cafe, British, Scottish
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96 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh EH4 1HH, Scotland
07879990235
Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Scotland
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiny cafe on Main Street in Stockbridge. A bit cramped but lovely sausage and bacon rolls. Nice coffee too. Lady who I think owns the cafe is v friendly. Other staff at weekends could be a bit friendlier.

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Thank rcalbion
Mexico City, Mexico
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here for our breakfast and had sausage and scrambled egg rolls, and coffee. First of all I want to comment how well priced everything was - especially for the area. The food was super yummy and very filling. The lady working in the cafe was great with my kids. I will be back for sure

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Thank escocesa77
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Simple cafe at Toll Cross. You can't complain, you get what you order, simple but fair. This place is great for breakfast

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Thank 208725er
Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Not nice service. Arrogant and rude! Pushed me away from counter interrogatingly saying "we call u - just gave a seat". Really not a nice vibe. Rude rude rude. Won't come back.

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Thank PiaSurf
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Came today for a nice lunch as was out shopping in Stockbridge. Ordered two toasties for myself and a friend and both were gorgeous, absolutely stuffed full as well, plenty for the price. Coleslaw and salad were a nice addition, and presentation was very cute!! The ladies in the cafe were lovely, very attentive and kind, fab service and wonderful... More 

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Thank psychoticamoeba
Guildford
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129 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Lovely cosy cafe with limited outdoor seats and lovely menu. Staff very nice and attentive and great coffee and cakes also. Always a daily paper to read and nice way and place to enjoy watching the world go by. Good value and will visit soon.

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Thank Brightononthepatio
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I've no idea why I've never thought to write a review I come here so often, I love cafe plum , whilst it's a small area they manage to produce lovely filled rolls , the bacon comes from the equally great butchers across the road. Staff are very friendly and now know me by name. It's my secret little escape... More 

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Thank DorothyandAlan
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Very friendly welcoming service here. Our son, who has special needs is known by name and they always allow us to bring his own special diet snacks. The friendliness outweighs the lack of special diet choices. Extending the menu to more gluten and dairy free choices is the only thing I'd change.

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Thank FrancesParis
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

So glad we found this wee gem.Arrived quite late in the afternoon but was made to feel most welcome.I had the brie,bacon & cranberry toastie and my partner and daughter had the croissant which was filled with sliced chicken & chutney. Lovely fresh salad and homemade coleslaw on the side. This wee cafe has a lovely atmosphere,clean and reasonable prices... More 

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Thank MalcolmW27
Guildford
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129 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

Lovely bacon and egg butty and coffee excellent.a lovely way to relax at breakfast with daily newspaper and comfortable environment. Toilet a little small but at least they have a customer toilet which is good. Will certainly visit again and staff lovely.

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Thank Brightononthepatio

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Restaurant Details

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
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
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 - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh EH4 1HH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighborhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: 07879990235
Description
It is a cafe under new ownership in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Stockbridge & Dean Village

Neighborhood Profile
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s first hip neighborhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s most desirable, though many bohemian touches have fallen away as its residents have matured and the area has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but mostly residents display refined tastes in basement bistros, gastropubs, coffee and antique shops, boutiques and delis and at the Sunday farmers' market. A pleasant ten-minute walk away, along a leafy riverside path beside the gurgling Water of Leith, lies Dean Village. This sleepy neighborhood of medieval half-timbered houses still retains much of the village feel it had when watermills plied their trade here. Beyond, the wooded riverside path feels even more remote as it climbs to the sculpture gardens of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
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