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Cafe Plum

#795 of 1,831 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood:
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Cafe, British, Scottish
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96 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh EH4 1HH, Scotland
+44 7879 990235
Today
08:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 08:00 - 17:00
Thu 08:00 - 18:00
Fri 08:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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241 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped off here for a coffee on a sunny day. They had outdoor seating which was lovely. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There was a good choice of coffees which can be served with soya milk and decaf. The large were very large and didn't cost very much compared to a lot of the extortionate establishments nearby.

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Thank Erin C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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359 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times on the way to Cricket at Grange nearby. Thought I would bring my wife and she enjoyed it. Nice sausage rolls with a cappuccino and a mocha. Only down point is it can feel a little cramped when busy as the place is small but well recommended.

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Thank EdinburghChaz
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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334 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I had been driving for over 2 hours and was ready for a morning coffee. There are plenty coffee shops in Stockbridge, and this may be one of the smallest, but it was very nice indeed. I had a nice rich tasting coffee and a particularly tasty piece of tiffin. It doesn't take many people to fill the place, and... More 

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Thank Alastair N
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Visited twice, as panini I've had the first time was awesome. Second time was awesome as well so here's the review!

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Thank Den S
Scotland
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Tiny cafe on Main Street in Stockbridge. A bit cramped but lovely sausage and bacon rolls. Nice coffee too. Lady who I think owns the cafe is v friendly. Other staff at weekends could be a bit friendlier.

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Thank rcalbion
Mexico City, Mexico
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We went here for our breakfast and had sausage and scrambled egg rolls, and coffee. First of all I want to comment how well priced everything was - especially for the area. The food was super yummy and very filling. The lady working in the cafe was great with my kids. I will be back for sure

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Thank escocesa77
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Simple cafe at Toll Cross. You can't complain, you get what you order, simple but fair. This place is great for breakfast

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Thank 208725er
Zurich, Switzerland
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Not nice service. Arrogant and rude! Pushed me away from counter interrogatingly saying "we call u - just gave a seat". Really not a nice vibe. Rude rude rude. Won't come back.

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Thank PiaSurf
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Came today for a nice lunch as was out shopping in Stockbridge. Ordered two toasties for myself and a friend and both were gorgeous, absolutely stuffed full as well, plenty for the price. Coleslaw and salad were a nice addition, and presentation was very cute!! The ladies in the cafe were lovely, very attentive and kind, fab service and wonderful... More 

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Thank psychoticamoeba
Guildford
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136 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely cosy cafe with limited outdoor seats and lovely menu. Staff very nice and attentive and great coffee and cakes also. Always a daily paper to read and nice way and place to enjoy watching the world go by. Good value and will visit soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh EH4 1HH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 7879 990235
Description
It is a cafe under new ownership in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Stockbridge & Dean Village

Neighbourhood Profile
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s first hip neighbourhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s most desirable, though many bohemian touches have fallen away as its residents have matured and the area has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but mostly residents display refined tastes in basement bistros, gastropubs, coffee and antique shops, boutiques and delis and at the Sunday farmers' market. A pleasant ten-minute walk away, along a leafy riverside path beside the gurgling Water of Leith, lies Dean Village. This sleepy neighborhood of medieval half-timbered houses still retains much of the village feel it had when watermills plied their trade here. Beyond, the wooded riverside path feels even more remote as it climbs to the sculpture gardens of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
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