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29 Haddington Place, Edinburgh EH7 4AG, Scotland
+44 131 652 3880
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm so lucky to have cafe embo on my doorstep. I love their meaty breakfast wrap in particular. Lovely local ingredients served by friendly staff.

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Thank rachoo1972
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I come here to meet my sister for lunch as often as possible . Great wee place friendly staff and always a pleasure

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Thank Maggie M
Perth, Australia
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went to Embo this morning and even though it was quiet it was lovely, had a home made toasted spinach and feta muffin and pesto which was great as they toasted it just right so the pesto was melting into it. I sat by the window listening to the music and watching Edinburgh start its day. The music in here... More 

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Thank Babydollbelle
Bathgate, United Kingdom
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255 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Food always good l find.Very tasty and good selection.Pleasany friendly staff.Nice atmosphere and coffee is great too.

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Thank Purplehazze
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Round the corner from our flat is Embo. Selling good coffee, tasty breakfast and lunches it's one of my favourites for meeting friends or an informal meeting with a colleague. If you're very lucky and it's a sunny morning, head to Embo where they have two small tables outside the cafe where you can chat, drink coffees, grab some eggs... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Came here 2 days in a row because it was that nice. We had the veggie wraps one day, which came with yummy salad on the side. My girlfriend had a delicious hot chocolate to boot. Next morning we tried the veggie breakfast options which again was delish, my girlfriend tried the trout and eggs which again, delicious. Nice music,... More 

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2 Thank JackRush
Milan, Italy
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Small and cozy place, good music at the right volume. We had breakfast here, the food was very good (both salty and sweet), and coffee was great. The best part is the staff, they're really kind and seem to love their job.

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1 Thank EnricoFin
London
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A great little Gem! Great selection of foods and drinks. Very well presented and also great that they cater to gluten free and veggie customers with a wide selection. Soup and wrap 👍🏽

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Thank Niru84
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

They usually have a good vegan soup on the menu for lunch. There are also several decent vegan options for wraps. The staff are warm and pleasant. Makes a big difference. I'd recommend it!

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Thank AFL_V
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

After a brief discussion with the owner Mark. He suggested a fantastic menu for a works party. We had a chicken & chorizo main dish. With a finger buffet. Including delicious mini sausages. If you need outside catering. Then look no further.

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Thank Graeme S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Haddington Place, Edinburgh EH7 4AG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 652 3880

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