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Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch

65 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TG, Scotland
+44 131 662 6969
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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65 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TG, Scotland
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

We had two breakfasts, one vegan and one full Scottish. Both of them were fantastic and with a large variety! Everyone was happy! A very reasonable price. If we had another day, we would definitely go back there to try something else. The ingredients are...More

Thank Zivitp
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hi, I’m delighted you both enjoyed our vegan & full Scottish breakfast options, these items remain firm favourites on the menu and it’s great when our customers give us such positive feedback. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

I had a delicious gluten free English breakfast there that I would definitely recommend to any coeliac traveller! The staff is really lond and friendly and the prices are ok.

Thank Linda B
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Hi Linda, Thanks for taking the time to leave such positive feedback about our gluten free breakfast, I’m delighted you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

The vegan breakfast was fantastic. I tried both the Lorne and link sausage (which they make themselves) and they are both delicious. Really friendly service and excellent value for money.

Thank Lindsey J
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Hi Lindsey,Thanks for the wonderful review, I’m delighted you enjoyed our food here at bbl, we look forward to welcoming you again very soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

The vegan breakfast was amazing and those link sausages were to die for. Also tried the vegan burger which was also delicious. So nice to see lots of vegan options on the menu 👌🏼 Staff were lovely and friendly.

Thank Lwhatters
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Hi, Thanks for the great review, I’m so pleased you enjoyed our vegan breakfast and the homemade produced vegan link & burger, it’s really pleasing when our customers let the Trip Advisor community know about their visit to the shop. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited BBL for breakfast. We ordered two vegan breakfasts and a coffee which turned out at around £15 (we ate in the cafe). The breakfast was very nice, especially the vegan haggis and sausages. Highly recommend this place for breakfast though it’s not the...More

1  Thank Zuzanna W
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Hi Zuzanna, Thanks for taking the time to review bbl, I’m so glad you enjoyed one of the most popular items on our menu, the vegan breakfast. Our vegan sausages are made by us in the shop and I’m delighted you enjoyed them, we try...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Vegan lorne roll was delicious! I went two days in a row and had a tattie scone with it the second day. I will be trying their vegan breakfast next time! Staff were very friendly :)

Thank Bethan S
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Hi Bethan, Thanks for a great review, our first one of 2018, I’m delighted you enjoyed the food and the service, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed October 24, 2017

The vegan breakfast was just amazing, super delicious and filling! it had haggis, sausages, beans, fried mushrooms and tomatoes, buttered toast and potato scone.... all VEGAN!More

Thank Layra L
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Hi Layra, it’s so pleasing that our vegan customers continue to enjoy our vegan breakfast, it has become such a favourite over the last couple of years. Thank you for your 5* review and letting the Trip Advisor community know you enjoyed your visit. Kindest...More

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Just grabbed food to take away , was served efficiently, had a square sausage in a roll, and we both enjoyed . Place was clean and friendly

Thank Jayne F
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

Hi Jayne, Thanks for your five star rating, I’m delighted you both enjoyed our homemade square sausage. Kindest Regards, Mandy

Reviewed August 30, 2017

It's always good to stumble across somewhere that offers a vegan breakfast - but usually it doesn't come cheap. Finding a vegan breakfast in Edinburgh for £5.50 was a very pleasant surprise. Everything was very tasty - but my favourite things were the home made...More

Thank Howard R
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Hi, Thanks for leaving us such a great review. I'm told all the time by our customers that our pricing is great for the high quality food we serve, this is in part due, to us making so many products ourselves in store. Kindest regards,...More

Reviewed August 27, 2017

I was staying at a nearby hotel without a decent breakfast so I was attracted to this little place on the clever idea that it served a full Scottish traditional breakfast AND a imitation version for my vegan daughter. The food was great at a...More

Thank Joao L
bblPleasance, Owner at Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

I'm so glad, you both enjoyed the two most popular items on the menu, it is always great to receive such positive feedback. Kindest regards, Mandy

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for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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IlliC
July 22, 2017|
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Response from bblPleasance | 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighborhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 662 6969
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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.
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