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Owl & Deer


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
British, Scottish
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 12 February 2019

Was given a voucher for afternoon tea for two people. I booked it for January only to be told a few weeks later that I should not have been allowed to book it. As my friend gave it to me for a birthday treat I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 97elaine
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

Groupon informed me by email my booking had been cancelled.There was a link to rebook.I have since discovered it is closed.Which is a shame the afternoon tea was excellent.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

I had a booking, when qe arrived there the restaurant was shut. There was no courtesy call to let us know. Called them numerous times. Phone unavailable. Found out it has been sold.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Naseem A
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

My Husband and I had planned a day trip to Edinburgh and excitedly arrived at the Owl and Deer for 1pm ( arranged by phone weeks before ). We had a Groupon voucher ( which we handed over) for Afternoon tea with Prosecco The waiter...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ANYA2001
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Fab afternoon tea, great selection and portion size of both the sandwiches and the sweet treats, was only visiting Edinburgh but would happily come back if I was in the area nice relaxed surroundings as well.  

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank e30chick
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

we were first time visitors to the owl&deer, but its safe to say on our next trip to Edinburgh it will be high on our list to do again, the afternoon tea was exceptional in value, flavour and variety, very fresh and amongst the best...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank alane374
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Chose to wait for a table for breakfast as lovely inside and tasty looking menu. Waitress wasn’t exactly cheery or helpful - said we could wait if we wanted but couldn’t say if/ when a table would be free. We ordered and waited - food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank susanbE4297IB
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

The Owl and Deer has nice food, I had the quiche and a black forest hot chocolate. The quiche was quite nice and the black forest hot chocolate is quite possibly the nicest hot chocolate I've ever had, it tastes like you're eating a piece...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank katherine_berry
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I called in 2 weeks ago for some food before starting work. I was short for time and so ordered the salmon salad after being told there was a 15 minute wait on the burger. 25 mins later I asked to get the food packaged...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Aidan D
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and the coffee and coffee and caramel shortcake were both nice. 10% off for students is good also. Was quite slow with service and toilets were quite untidy eg no paper towels or hand drying facilities hence why I wouldn’t give it more...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Ugnė M
22 November 2018|
Response from brianm381 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do as I had GF Oreo cake was awesome xxxx
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