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Word of Mouth Cafe

3A Albert Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH7 5HL, Scotland
+44 131 554 4344
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (25 reviews)
“croque” (6 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 1 week ago via mobile

It is tiny place with about 8 tables to sit and have wonderful breakfast. You can see how it’s getting prepared. I have no clue how the coffee tastes cause we had breakfast tee but guess it is pretty good. U can even buy coffee...More

Thank 13Maggie13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really good breakfast of eggs royale here and a pastry, the coffee wasn't great considering it is roasted there. Cafe is very small which adds to the charm, but we had a window seat so it didn't feel so cramped to us.

Thank RBC4505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this cafe for breakfast while in Edinburgh and found a little pricey until I tasted the food and it was not bad for a local small cafe and the coffee was good as well if I am in the area again I will...More

Thank Bernardmaughan123456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate brunch here twice on a recent trip to Edinburgh and were wowed by the food and service. The menu options were brilliant and the cakes yummy. The staff were so helpful so if you are in the area and are looking for a...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had full veggie breakfast here and the enthusiasm of the guys preparing the food and running the floor was a delight.

Thank fiat500cc
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in a few times this year and it’s quickly become one of my favourite spots. Staff are really friendly and the food is always delicious! Great menu options and the homemade cakes are amazing. Food is always cooked fresh and consistent in quality. Little...More

Thank peach_travels_6
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The food here is good and reasonably priced, although I wouldn't say it's spectacular, and it suffers from the UK trend of over-egging the presentation/descriptions and price of fairly straightforward stuff (thanks for nothing, hipsters...). So, for example, a veggie breakfast at £6.90 is very...More

Thank KlimtEastwood
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic coffee and one of the best things I've ever eaten. Absolutely need to buy the croque Madame. Will definitely be back.

Thank Jamie I
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We just popped in for lunch and would definitely recommend this cafe; lovely cakes, yummy chai latte and very friendly service..a great find just off Leith Walk.

Thank WOWKay
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A unique small cafe that turned out to be one of the main attractions of Edinburgh due to the tasteful Croqué Madame and other plates that we experienced in a two days trip. Thanks to the helpful friendly staff, the great skilful cook and the...More

Thank Roberto K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, 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
  • E-mail
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