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185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
+44 131 656 0763
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“pretzels” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (100 reviews)
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German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice for some different types of cakes. It's a popular spot with locals and really lovely cakes. Would recommend

Thank kittyivan
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My wife has been promising to take me for a coffee here for a while. I had a Mocha which was very good and a slice of apple strudel which was excellent. I did order it hot but it came cold which was my only...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Pleasant staff, great cakes and wonderful coffee. Even comes with a refreshing glass of water. A vibrant atmosphere adds to the experience.

Thank 1RDavido
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a friendly staff bakery very helpful great choice of cakes and bread and lots of choice of tea to buy nice items to buy. Lovely bakery you can sit in or take away worth a visit if in Edinburgh near bruntsfields place.

Thank Alice V
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I love German food and I love the bread. Unfortunately the staff is not very happy, grumpy and unfriendly. Very surprising as Germans are normally well known for good customer service. You need to label your cakes better. There are quiet a lot with alcohol...More

Thank mel w
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Came across this lovely wee place when looking for somewhere dog friendly. What a great find! Tasty lunch, quick service and lovely coffee and cake. Not loads of room between tables,but enough for our wee mutt!

Thank Awirz
Reviewed 2 April 2017

My friend lives just round the corner from here, and I love Germany, so when I came to visit she took me for lunch. I had the poached eggs and salmon on sourdough, which was delicious with the dill mayonnaise (and I don't even like...More

Thank RachelMary D
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

While visiting me, my boyfriend discovered this little Bäckerei in Edinburgh where we could have some german cakes and dishes which you won't find easily in the UK. When we arrived at Falko, it was full so we decided to take it home. All cakes...More

Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Went today and honestly I could not fault anything, the food was sensational and the cakes well I tell you I would risk diabetes for them. The staff were all polite and friendly and very attentive, honestly folks if your fed up with the run...More

Thank davew2897
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Went one Sunday for an early brunch and wasn't disappointed. Great food served by attentive and helpful staff. We didn't feel rushed, and they helpfully reserved a loaf of spelt bread for us to take away once we'd eaten. Recommended.

Thank LittleMissShoes
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Debby L
My husband and I will be visiting Edinburgh in April and would like to have breakfast at your place there. I am in a wheelchair and would like to know if your establishment is wheelchair accessible. Thanks very much in advance. Mrs. Debby Labye
18 March 2017|
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Response from Robin B | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon Debbie, I've been a couple of times to Falko. There are no rises or steps into the restaurant. The tables and chairs can be moved to accommodate. It is not a large establishment but there is good space. (I'm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 656 0763
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