Edinburgh City Centre & Old Town
·In the heart of Edinburgh, hidden amongst the Starbucks and the Costas and the Pret A Mangers, is a whole treasure trove of independent cafés, delis and tea…
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The Elephant House
The Elephant House - famous for being one of the places where JK Rowling wrote her Harry Potter series. A café full of locals and tourists alike with a bustling atmosphere, especially during the festival. Get there early in the day to avoid the queues. The toilets here are also quite special - the walls of which are covered in tributes to Harry Potter.
Edinburgh 2021: Best of Edinburgh, Scotland Tourism - Tripadvisor
Filament Coffee, currently based in a previously disused space on Victoria Street, is a recent to Edinburgh's coffee scene. The minimalist aesthetic and simple menu encourages customers to focus on the coffee experience and nothing else. All their products are locally and ethically sourced.
CASTELLO COFFEE CO., Edinburgh - Princes Street and Gardens - Updated 2021 Restaurant Reviews, Photos & Phone Number - Tripadvisor
Not far away from Princes Street is Castello Coffee Co. Castello Coffee uses Allpress espresso, a New Zealan company that sources top quality beans from small farms, estates and co-ops that are sustainably managed. Well placed to escape the unexpected, torrential rain or any hordes of tourists!
Hula Juice Bar
Hula Juice Bar is a a café which has it all - great Artisan Roast coffee, delicious juices, and food that makes me hungry just thinking about it. Whilst the coffee is great, it is the breakfasts at Hula which are really worth mentioning - the chocolate and chili porridge is to die for..
300 Multiple Choices
We at #CappuccinoAds are not just avid coffee drinkers - we also are huge cake fans! Lovecrumbs is one place we absolutely have to mention here in our compilation of amazing Edinburgh cafés! They do any kind of cake you could possibly imagine - coconut and beetroot, violet and blueberry, pumpkin and chocolate chip bundt...and much, much more. It is a must visit for anyone with a sweet tooth!
A Movement to End Homelessness
Located on Rose Street, Social Bite is a sandwich shop with a difference. They sell hand made food using fresh, healthy and local produce. Not just a sandwich shop - 100% of their profits are given to good causes - and they help the homeless community through their suspended coffee and food initiative. Social Bite is much more than a business - it is a social business.