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Cafe Piccante

7 East Norton Place, Edinburgh EH7 5DR, Scotland
+44 131 652 6221
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
Jul 30, 2017
4 weeks ago
“Chip shop of horrors”
Fast Food
7 East Norton Place, Edinburgh EH7 5DR, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went in here yesterday evening for a bite to eat after an important meeting. I had built up quite an appetite, and was looking forward to my meal. I was greeted by a horrifically rude man. He insisted all that was left for sale...More

Thank Star G
Reviewed January 1, 2018

5.8 quid for a chicken burger that had buns, lettuce, a tomato slice and a deep fried frozen chicken patty + chips and the drink (which they forgot to deliver); for 1 pound less than that you can get a proper chicken burger meal from...More

Thank AlexEdinb
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Good food, quick service, friendly staff. The Quality perfect. Open late makes it the perfect place to get some late night drunk food. Drunk or sober - The chips and cheese are excellent.

Thank hibbytilldie
Reviewed August 27, 2017

I've always liked the Café Piccante but this time was a huge let-down. I don't come here for Cordon Bleu cooking, just honest-to-goodness fish and chips and I've never been disappointed. I suspect they're under new management and there was very little care taken with...More

Thank Ian N
Reviewed July 30, 2017

After being broken down on side of road for 3 hours and missing dinner, we pulled up here and wasn't disappointed. Was a little more pricey then used too, but the food was lovely, so made up for it.

Thank stevedx
Reviewed October 25, 2016

On my short trip to Edinburgh, on a Monday night I've searched for a light dinner and roamed around the streets near by my hotel. I've walked passed this little café to find a good restaurant, but stopped after checking their vast menu. I've tried...More

Thank naganathaan
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food from here chips were amazing friendly staff one wee thing I found the portions a bit small for how much you pay but apart from that really good chippy and would still use

Thank Darren H
Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a good find for dinner or supper good value and generous helpings. Would go back easy parking aswell.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed August 16, 2015

The staff are always friendly, delivery is usually quick, the food is usually good (although I wasn't keen on the donner.

Thank Abi S
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Everything you could want from a chippy and such friendly staff! Plus you can get pizza by the slice. Wouldn't go anywhere else.

Thank pascale86
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 East Norton Place, Edinburgh EH7 5DR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 652 6221
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