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Cafe Plum

#750 of 1,787 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Cafe, British, Scottish
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96 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh EH4 1HH, Scotland
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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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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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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290 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

I had been driving for over 2 hours and was ready for a morning coffee. There are plenty coffee shops in Stockbridge, and this may be one of the smallest, but it was very nice indeed. I had a nice rich tasting coffee and a particularly tasty piece of tiffin. It doesn't take many people to fill the place, and... More 

Thank Alastair N
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Visited twice, as panini I've had the first time was awesome. Second time was awesome as well so here's the review!

Thank Den S
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 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.

Thank rcalbion
Mexico City, Mexico
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

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

Thank escocesa77
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles 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

Thank 208725er
Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank PiaSurf
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank psychoticamoeba
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131 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Brightononthepatio
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank DorothyandAlan
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank FrancesParis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Scottish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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
It is a cafe under new ownership in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • 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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