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Word of Mouth Cafe

3A Albert Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH7 5HL, Scotland
+44 131 554 4344
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (25 reviews)
“croque” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3A Albert Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH7 5HL, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great little gem we found for breakfast. Coffee was excellent, very friendly staff, cute ambience. Would go back again.

Thank Jocelyn K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in for brekkie...perfect poached eggs with back and lovely toast...and the best coffee in town!

Thank 699Gary699
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had full Scottish breakfast which was delicious. Service was good, and the coffee was excellent. It was a very convenient place to have breakfast, and the food was not priced high like some other places. It was a nice place to go have breakfast...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you go for breakfast, order your lunch instead because that's how long it will take to arrive. We went for breakfast, sat down at 10.15 and our food didn't arrive until 11.15. The food was ok but not worth the wait.

Thank Claire L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small menu but very good, great coffee and relaxed chilled atmosphere. Perfect for a quick coffee or hangover breakfast.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Our accommodation nearby did not provide breakfast and we were so pleased on our first visit that without a doubt we repeated the following morning. Tiny place, nice decoration, good breakfast, their own roasted coffee beans. It was a pleasure to observe working the very...More

Thank ERomero13
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place has a very good vibe and good food. The Scottish breakfast isn't necessarily the best in Edinburgh, but it's pretty good. The coffee is nice, but the local, relaxed vibe is the best reason to come here. Recommended if you're on Leith Walk.

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just enjoyed breakfast at this cute little cafe. Eggs Benedict cooked perfectly and a lovely cappuccino. My husband had a hearty English breakfast featuring fried egg, sausage, toast, mushrooms, tomato, baked beans, and a potato scone. Charming neighborhood location with fresh...More

Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This amazing cafe serves up an excellent breakfast that is fresh and truly welcoming especially on rainy days. The staff are very friendly and accommodating - even though it is very busy upon opening (so it is best to get there at 9 a.m. to...More

Thank lucspettel
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Stopped in to have coffee here with my Dad. I had a hazelnut latte and he had a chai tea. Both were delicious! We also each had a pastry - an almond/pear tart and this chocolate slice. These also were very delicious. Service was very...More

Thank Holly M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A Albert Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH7 5HL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 4344
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