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Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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Customers please note we are closed, for the Christmas holidays 24/12/17- 4/01/18 Sorry for inconvenience this may cause.
PRICE RANGE
$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews potato scone beans vegan haggis sausage rolls square sausage morning rolls burger lorne sausage all day breakfast great fry best place in town take away full scottish tasty food nice atmosphere bbl meat
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little spot with amazing vegan options, had the vegan all day breakfast and it was delicious! Would highly recommend to anyone vegan or not!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LewisC455
bblEdinburgh, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lewis, Thanks for the great review, I’m delighted you enjoyed your vegan breakfast, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards, Mandy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went after an early plane journey to get a good start to the day! Hit the spot so good! Amazing staff

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Annakullander
bblEdinburgh, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Anna, Thanks for the great review, we really appreciate it. Kindest regards, Mandy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First trip to Edinburgh and found this lovely cafe that sells meat /veggie/vegan options. I've been a vegetarian for 28 years,( my daughter is vegan) and the vegan Scottish breakfast was the best ever. It was so good my daughter and i kept on going...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Maureen W
bblEdinburgh, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Maureen, Thanks for the brilliant review, it’s an amazing compliment to be paid from a customer who has been vegetarian for 28 years. I’ve passed on your comments to all my staff and it really made their day. It’s lovely when customers really appreciate...More

Reviewed January 29, 2019

I have never seen so many vegan options in a place that also sells meat! This was great for me and my meat eater boyfriend. I had the vegan haggis panini with onions and sundried tomatos and it was lovely. The vegan chocolate tiffin was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tour729336
bblEdinburgh, Manager at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2019

Hi, Thanks for your great review and feedback with regards to our vegan and meat options, we try our hardest to be as inclusive as possible, and I really appreciate it when customers find the time to let everyone know they enjoyed their visit. Kindest...More

Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

2 vegan and one non-vegan breakfast. All very good. Nice welcome and no trouble when I asked them to scramble eggs rather than frying them :-)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HamsterJamm
bblEdinburgh, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Hi, Thanks for getting the year off to a great start with your 5* review, I’m delighted your enjoyed your visit to bbl, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 vegan breakfasts and thoroughly enjoyed them! The vegan sausages were some of the best we’ve ever had - we even bought some to take home with us. The breakfast was serve quickly and hot! The rest of the menu had lots of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank suzannah8692
EdinburghCity2011, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Hi Suzannah, Thanks for the brilliant review, I’m so pleased you enjoyed our vegan breakfast, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

It was amazing, the best vegan sausages, I ever had, all dish was delicious and for the good price. The no vegan breakfast of my husband looked good also, and I believe, it was also delicious:) ;) I didn't try ;) definitely I can recommend...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Iwona H
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Hi Iwona, Thank you for your lovely comments, I’m absolutely delighted you enjoyed your food during your visit to bbl, it’s so appreciated when our customers take the time to give us their feedback. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed October 6, 2018

Our accommodations were right across the street from BBL, so we ate there every morning while in Edinburgh. Great food at a great price. The owner was very friendly and made sure to say good morning to every customer who came in. Morning rolls were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HCr0ss
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Hi, Thanks for the great review, I’m so pleased you made BBL your go to place when you were in our wonderful City, It’s so pleasing when our visitors leave such positive feedback. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kindest Regards,...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Stayed in a hotel a minutes walk away, which was ideal as we didn’t want to pay hotel prices for food! Had the all day breakfast with Lorne sausage, which was amazing! Well cooked breakfast, not over done and didn’t have to wait too long!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank beck_uk
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Hi Beck, Thanks for the great review, I’m delighted you found our food amazing, and enjoyed the handcrafted Scottish lorne. Thanks for taking the time to leave us your review. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for a spot of lunch or breakfast (as the name suggests). They cater for all sorts including vegetarians and do some great fry ups.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Henchelson
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Hi, Thanks for the great feedback about the shop, I’m delighted you enjoyed you visit, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

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pranavkumarpatil
December 17, 2018|
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Response from bblEdinburgh | Property representative |
Hi, Unfortunately not, we are closed from 24th December until 4th January for the Christmas holidays. Kindest Regards, Mandy
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IlliC
July 22, 2017|
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Response from bblEdinburgh | Property representative |
Hi, The shop was closed for our summer break 28/6/17 - 14/07/17, we are now open until the Christmas holidays. Kindest regards, Mandy White (owner)
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