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Cafe Modern Two

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


$6 - $20
Cafe, British, Scottish, European
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

Table service after you have ogled the cakes. The food is fine. It is great to have a pit stop after enjoying the important Surrealist collection and archive of this fine mational gallery.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lynn B
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Venison broth was tasty but venison was hard to detect. Lots of barley though. Could have been hotter. Overpriced.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank stephenseddon
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

Reasonable sized cafe in a great art gallery. Perfect place for a drink or snack after visiting the exhibits.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank grwpl
Reviewed March 5, 2019

After a long walk the perfect place for a bowl of warm soep and a cheese scone. Other food looked really good as well. Lots of locals eating there as well, always a good sign

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kaatje57
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nothing worse than a long walk around an art gallery and no place to get a nice cuppa afterwards. No problem here! Here is a great little coffee shop with very friendly staff and a great selection of cakes and pastries. Chose the lemon and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NigelG407
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

My in-laws, partner, and I, enjoyed a lovely lunch in Modern Two. The food was excellent, service was good with pleasant staff. We had booked a table but upon arriving the table hadn't been reserved for us which was disappointing, hence the four the stars....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Tabitha M
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Lovely place to drop in for lunch. Lovely views, great fresh cooked food and value for money. The café is dwarfed by the magnificent metal sculpture, 'Vulacan' by Eduardo Paolozzi.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rosebayfind
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited the cafe. Very busy so best to book when you enter. Food made from scratch so not a vast selection. Service prompt. Food good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rodneyc692
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Rested here for a spell. Enjoyed sitting and relaxing. Had a nice bowl of soup and a glass of wine. Very helpful staff. Recommend, especially if you are planning on the lovely walk back to town!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Decoamie
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Good selections of teas, desserts, and lunch items. Freshly prepared and locally as able. Very friendly and welcoming service. Had to be one of the best museum cafe meals I have had. Very good atmosphere; really a very good cafe (with or without the museum).

Date of visit: April 2018
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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
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