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54 Clerk Street, Edinburgh EH8 9JB, Scotland
+44 131 667 2727
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11:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 18:00
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Glasgow, Missouri
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Hot chicolate was terrible it was bog standard Cadbury and it congealed and was not mixed property there is also no toilets

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Thank V6829OQinfo
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Visited at 11am,no one else in. Ordered a black coffee ,tea ,milkshake and cheese toastie Lassie serving seemed to be on a go slow Toastie came with onion! Much to the wee laddies disgust. Had to ask for milk for the tea,which was a mug with a bag dropped in it. No saucer or spoon for the brew. Not v... More 

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Thank Duncan J
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Good food and drinks. Friendly am service. Worth a visit smoothies are really good as is the coffee too

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Thank Keith L
Center Point, IA
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92 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We had just arrived in Edinburgh and found the need to get caught up on laundry. (That's just down the street.) Of the restaurant choices in this area of Clerk St. I don't recall why we chose Flip. But, it may have had something to do with a desire for a quick sandwich before exploring Edinburgh. We had just driven... More 

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Thank WebdudeIA
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by a local, and we're glad we tried it. My large group all tried different items and everyone loved their choices. The coffee shop atmosphere and eclectic international food innovations made it a delightful place to refuel and dodge the rain. FYI: it's not just vegetarian and there are ample meat selections. We will definitely eat... More 

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2 Thank Robert M
Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The food here was fresh, healthy, and delicious. I ordered the Zeus and loved it! The owner of the restaurant was very hospitable and made sure all of our needs were met. I hope to visit Edinburgh again soon and eat at Flip! again!

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Thank bri_tennant_14
Manchester
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Dived in here to get out of the rain. Had a lovely haggis burrito, and the service was great. Polite and quick. Would go back!

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Thank Mtwell
Roswell, Georgia, United States
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86 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

this place was delicious! They had multiple gluten free options available, and were very good with non cross-contamination. Quite delicious and fairly fast!

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Thank hihimynameis3
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Went there today for a bite at lunch. The staff member (could have been the owner) was really nice to my kids and went the extra mile with hospitality. There's very much a "I'll treat you with respect to the level you respect me" feel to the service - which is great. So don't go there if you're a pretentious... More 

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2 Thank Lookandlearn76
Oxford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

A great place for a coffee tea and cake or a light bite to eat. Attentive friendly staff who presented what we ordered really nicely!

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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
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Clerk Street, Edinburgh EH8 9JB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighbourhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 2727
Description
Flip! is about healthy and delicious natural food which doesn't cost the earth, prepared specially for you. We promise a fast and friendly service and provide eco-friendly packaging to help look after our world. Our food is prepared to take away, but we have some seating available. We provide warm breads (Flips, Floppies, Flipinis....) filled with quality steak, moist chicken breast and numerous accompaniments and veggie options, Salads & Super healthy homemade Soups, 100% Fruit Juices & Smoothies, & Fairtrade Teas, Coffees & Hot Chocolate.Gluten and Dairy free options are also available.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Southside & Holyrood

Neighbourhood Profile
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighbourhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.
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