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23-24 Sandport Place | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6EW, Scotland
+44 131 476 5268
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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23-24 Sandport Place | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6EW, Scotland
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Reviewed today

Unusual little place tucked away in a back street, we arrived without a booking on a Saturday night but they managed to squeeze us in. I had an excellent burger with added haggis but the chips were not too good, my wife had a venison...More

Thank futsanglung
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited The Roselaf with relations who know it quite well and were really pleased that they chose it. The place is "different" being an old building among the new blocks and inside it is quirky - but everything from the ambience, service, beer and...More

Thank Tim G
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Sounded you had a great day wandering and glad we were the fuel to keep you going:) Also loving the use of poncey and the fact were not that! Hope to see you on your next urban ramble.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Late booking, having checked TA for our first choice - whoops! Some folk don't like quirky - I like quirky! Awesome Mac and Cheese, great fish curry, burgers v. good, staff were friendly without being overbearing, service very good, guest beer outstanding, menus hidden inside...More

Thank al_ramone
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Love that you like quirky and our food was to your satisfaction too. Wished we had a bigger place too at times but glad your tastes approved.

Reviewed 6 days ago

We were there the only clients, since it was just after the opening hours and it was great! Ordered some full English breakfast and toasts with bacon and eggs. And it blew our mind. The staff was great and they had cute signs for the...More

Thank Monta V
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Cheers Monta, the scrabble signs are a winner but we had to get inventive as you only get so many 'reserved' out of one bag of letters! Sorry for blowing your mind too, hope we pieced it all back together by the time you left...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a late lunch in Roseleaf. Food was very tasty, atmosphere was peaceful, and staff was polite and friendly. We thied to have dinner in Roseleaf at Sunday, but alla tables were occupied. Luckily we as opportunity to test it later.

Thank marjuts2017
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank for coming in always let us know how long you have as we can generally squeeze you in when busy :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Roseleaf was good about gluten awareness. I am Celiac and vegetarian and based on a conversation prior to eating here, I felt comfortable having dinner here. The food was very good. The most unique and surprisingly good appetizer was the P-Nut Job, but the most...More

Thank gregterri
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy you enjoyed our offering and yes we do like to provide for all culinary requirements. Pot-Tails are for sure the best way to wash down the scran!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great quirky wee pub restaurant. We went for breakfast, plenty to choose from and food delicious. Only downside is the coffee which is served in old fashioned tea cups which are smaller than modern cups and they charged the same price as other coffee houses....More

Thank Elaine H
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for coming and sorry oor coffee isn't to your preference. Don't know if you noticed but we can do all our coffees in a mug for those that like a bigger serve. Just ask and we'll be happy to oblige:)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is made from scratch.. and you can tell!! We both had the soup of the day -delicious! I then had the macaroni cheese, made with smoked cheese - heaven on a plate!! My sister had the beetroot burger ( even though she's not...More

Thank lynnrichards114
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Cheers Lyn and firstly thanks for popping in:) Great to see you enjoyed our charms and the food topped of our Pot-Tails. And we can't wait to see you back again!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came for their famous black pudding benidict but ended up loving everything else! We loved the mac and cheese, french toast and the rooibush latte. Will come back next time in Edinburgh :D

Thank ting c
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Shucks... You made us blush with joy!!! Cheers for your praise and defo come back for more!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited BH weekend. Booking a table in advance is recommended. £55 for 3 of us. The food was amazing, very well presented, a varied menu. VERY friendly staff who were happy to explain the menu. Trust me a little gem inside with great atmosphere. Definitely...More

Thank Themasterfixer
JONNYFILEITH, Owner at Roseleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad we culinary fixed the master and hope you return for more of the same:)

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6 September 2018|
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Response from Softdoggybaby | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about which night - but people were playing board games
Sam P
6 April 2017|
Response from JONNYFILEITH | Property representative |
All breakfast items are under £10:) Email us at the bar and we can send you a menu.
4 September 2016|
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Response from JONNYFILEITH | Property representative |
Sorry it took so long to get back... hope you found a bus ok. The No.22 is the most frequent and comes very close to us:)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23-24 Sandport Place | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6EW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 476 5268
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