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Cafe Cassis - CLOSED

43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
+44 131 667 8991
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lamb cutlets” (11 reviews)
“cheesecake” (22 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Scottish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
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21 - 30 of 570 reviews

Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Salmon fish starter + Lamb cutlets + Tarte Tatin Reasonable price and high quality food. Yes, this is a hidden gem in Edinburgh!

1  Thank 皓 张
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a delightful restaurant on a small side street not far from the city Centre. Wonderful French food served with a Scottish flair, fresh selections and lovely presentation. Everything we had was excellent. There was confusion over our reservation , which I had changed...More

1  Thank Krista M
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

The food was wonderful with interesting combinations of flavours which worked so well together. The staff were friendly and attentive; the service matching the quality of the food. The decor was tired but not as major issue as they will be moving to new premises...More

1  Thank Claire D
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Went there two days in a row because the food is good and decently priced. This place shows how to use the great produce that Scotland has to offer and turn it into a delicious (French style) meal.

1  Thank Steven B
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I visited this place on 30/6/16 but we have been many times before. The food is absolutely excellent value for money : in particular at lunch time.. On Thursday 30/6 we were there for their pre- theatre menu which is around £15 for three courses...More

3  Thank uberpiglet
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Found Cafe Cassis with its advertised gluten free options and range of dishes that were a bit different to the norm. How lucky we were! This is a lovely restaurant run by a French family where the chef will adapt any dish to your needs....More

1  Thank Jeff F
Reviewed July 19, 2016

We visited the restaurant at the end of June for a family occasion and the food was excellent, catering for all tastes. I had the Mojito Cheesecake which was delicious. The candied orange slice was fantastic taking this dish to another level. Exquisite fine dining.

1  Thank Carol C
Reviewed July 18, 2016

We had dinner here recently for a friend's birthday having previously had very enjoyable lunches here on several occasions. It was excellent. We had three courses and all were of a very high standard and beautifully presented. The terrine I had was outstanding. We would...More

1  Thank janemE3805OM
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Was not sure to begin with as its tucked away in the basement of a hotel. However, what a find!! The food was excellent and the staff very friendly. The chef came out to greet us when we arrived and they all made us feel...More

1  Thank 701Panda
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Nice to see the chef come out and speak to diners and chat about their requests. Good 'specials' with local fish. Very pleasant staff and very welcoming.

1  Thank NikkiSam
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$13 - $35
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 8991
  • E-mail
Cafe Cassis is an exciting family orientated bistro with a fantastic enclosed garden to the rear of the restaurant.Alison &Denis welcome you to Cafe Cassis where you can enjoy fantastic food in a friendly and relaxing surroundings. The menu at Cafe Cassis is varied with a French influence and offers food made from the best locally sourced ingredients,guaranteed to tempt and stimulate your taste buds. Join us for lunch, evening meal, Afternoon Tea or just a coffee which you can enjoy in our relaxed seating area or outside in the garden.
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