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Falko Konditormeister

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1 Stanley Road, Gullane EH31 2AD, Scotland
+44 1620 843168
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1,011 reviews
447 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 623 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always good to be able to find a close-to-authentic Viennese »Verlängerter« coffee and Falko do it well. Between us we had a slice of Sachertorte and one of Zitronentorte. Both were really good and if being ultra critical, the Sachertorte wanted the teensiest bit more apricot jam. Service was slow but not unpleasant. Lovely part of the world right on... More 

1 Thank George M
North Berwick, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

This is simply a stunning wee place to stop for a coffee. The staff are great very helpful and friendly. Good choices of drinks on the menu. However, even better choice of cakes and nice things. On this visit we decided not to have cake there, but get a bit cake to take away and have later. The cakes are... More 

Thank williethebun
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

Nice place with friendly staff and great selection of baking goodies. We were warmly received and had a small selection of lovely cakes here. The Black Forest Gateaux was delightful - cherries soaked in booze really added to the flavour!! It was later in the afternoon and I wish we had arrived earlier to buy some bread to take away... More 

Thank Meeten_is
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126 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Faldo Konditormeister is very good bakery and coffee shop, the quality of the products are second to none, a must visit for buying bread and cakes or sitting in for a coffee or lunch.

Thank Stashic
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

Found by chance and what a treasure. Wish I could have tried more of the homemade cakes - they were works of art. Service very good even though very busy. The bread was amazing.

Thank SunshineTraveller90
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

The chef has returned to Falko! Best known for marvellous cakes, coffee and German style artisan breads, Falko now offer Schnitzel, rosti, pancakes, goulasch soup and other specials. I had a nice schnitzel yesterday, easily as good as any I have had in Germany or Austria. Our old favourites of Vienna sausages, smoked salmon, and leberkase now are supplemented by... More 

Thank McFoogie
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Visited a Falkos a few times over the years. Coffee always good as is the wonderful collection of sweetmeats and breads. Nice to see a broader range of savoury things to eat for lunch. 8 dishes on the menu. We had the pancakes with bacon and the smoked salmon with salad and potatoe rosti. All tasty. Took a slice of... More 

Thank Karl S
Bathgate, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Stunning selection of cakes in this Konditorei, finally decided on the Sachertorte which certainly compares favourably with the Sachertorte Hotel version I have tried in Austria. Perhaps a little expensive but very good quality and will probably be back again to try more cakes with their very good coffee.

Thank Gordon R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I popped in and got a takeaway coffee and cake from here on Sunday. The cake was great. Light and very tasty. My coffee was ok but the service was awful. The lady behind the counter was obviously not happy about the presence of customers. Worth a visit just don't expect pleasant staff!

Thank Robert A
Amelia Island, Florida
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

Now this bakery/restaurant was a surprise. We did not expect to find a German bakery on the East Coast of Scotland. This establishment sells fantastic bread, scones, and dessert treats (also great pretzels for the pretzel lovers out there). It also has a restaurant with a small, but delicious menu. We stopped by for lunch and had a delicious sandwich... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Stanley Road, Gullane EH31 2AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Gullane
  • Phone Number: +44 1620 843168

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?