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Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5RG, Scotland
+44 131 510 7555
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“polenta” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5RG, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is perfect for the family, suggest to everyone. The pricing is great and the service is even better. You get served so quickly also so no waiting about.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank talktothedoc
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Really disappointing visit. Have been coming here for years and never once had a complaint. In fact it was my favourite lunch/brunch place to eat in Edinburgh. They have now changed the menu halfing the portion size of the the dish I most enjoy however...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cwalshe665
sarah p, Owner at Polentoni, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Come on now! As earlier expressed, we are incredibly sorry that you were so disappointed in the quanitity of bread served with your dish. To fully apologise we refunded yours and your fellow diners entire lunch bill to compensate for the loss you felt from...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

By far the best place to eat on Easter Rd and the surrounding area. Myself and work friends come here regularly for lunch and we have never had a bad meal. Service is always excellent and the food is tasty, fresh and filling. The fried...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We walked in table off three people the cafe only had 3 tables in it was asked if we wanted food or just drinks as we only wanted coffees and cake the woman told us they were only sitting people who actually wanted food so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
5  Thank Hibernian1973
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The cafe is small but the place is good, the atmosphere is comfortable to eat. The price is quite affordable because there are several delicious menu choices, good quality.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank reentravolta
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Just had the Polenta Alla Trentina - absolutely brilliant. Great coffee, great service, nice playlist on the background, great morning!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Courgettefiend
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We come here often for coffee with cake or lunch which is always amazing. Also very friendly service. Highly recommend it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linde13
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I've been there many many times and they have never let me down. Food is really tasty and portions quite generous. The sourdough bread is to die for (probably the best I've ever had in Edinburgh)!! Staff is smiley and helpful. They're always very busy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Greentea4
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Very very happy we visited. Funky cool cafe, which is what we are used to and were looking for. Cool hip hop music playing which topped off the atmosphere. We had the asparagus and ham hock breakfast dishes and they were delicious. Coffee was spot...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had an interesting baked good, although I was not sure what it was, it hit the spot. Salad was well dressed. The coffee was good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Francis R
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10 May 2017|
Response from SuzyH616 | Reviewed this property |
Your question has come through to me. I was a customer at Polentoni so you would need to ask them directly. Not all businesses check Trip Advisor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5RG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 510 7555
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