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Spoilt For Choice

) #1,641 of 1,870 Restaurants in Edinburgh ££ - £££ Caribbean, African
19 Marionville Road, Edinburgh EH7 5TY, Scotland
+44 131 661 1183
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible22%
19 Dec 2015
“Really terrible food”
24 Oct 2015
“DISSAPOINTED!!!!!!!!!!!”
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CUISINES
Caribbean, African
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
19 Marionville Road, Edinburgh EH7 5TY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

I was excited to try something I wouldn't usually cook or order but this was terrible. Greasy food. Fruit and veg obviously from a can/packet. Order was wrong and took a LONG time to be delivered. Sorry.

Thank Jenaddie
Reviewed 24 October 2015

When your food arrives 2 hours after you've ordered and is luke warm at best, and the excuse of couldn't find your street in the age of google maps is the best excuse they can come up with, what would make you want to order...More

Thank greg M
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We decided to stop in at Spoilt For Choice and ordered food to take away over the weekend. My boyfriend was excited to try goat for the first time so went for it in a Jamaican Jerk sauce, whilst I stuck with the vegetable in-house...More

Thank problem_attic
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We had the Bajan Grilled Chicken Quarters and BBQ Spare Ribs. Absolutely delicious, and great online booking service with Paypal payment option. Prompt delivery and food nice and hot. Great value & highly recommended!

1  Thank Targa F
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We've visited Spoilt for Choice on two occasions now, both after wine tastings when nobody wants to do any cooking. Excellent both times, with bean fritters, crab cakes, Tunisian spring rolls, Ethiopian lamb and three takes on goat (Caribbean, Ethiopian and Senegalese) all proving excellent....More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We've used this takeaway a few times and have a some good experiences, however tonight's takeaway was awful. The guy taking the order didn't seem to know the menu, we asked him 3 times if the ribs came with sauce or just a rub (after...More

1  Thank Kirstynt09
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Food is excellent I came last week for a change of food I gave this place a try as it was recommended by a friend I ordered akara fritters the in house curry with chicken and bbq ribs all done to perfection and in good...More

Thank Darrel M
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Loved the rice and beans could not get enough of the ribs. Would certainly order again from them when next in Edinburgh.

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I ordered here the other day and I can't review the food because I didn't get any! One woman came in who had ordered before me and she had been waiting over 1.5hrs, the man behind the counter was giving lame excuses and she ended...More

Thank Philip1davies
Reviewed 20 March 2015

This review is not about the food from Spoilt for Choice. I cannot review the food as after waiting 2 hours for it I gave up & went elswhere !!!!! When i placed the order i was not given a time to collect, only told...More

Thank LWM2012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$44
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Marionville Road, Edinburgh EH7 5TY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 661 1183
Description
The Caribbean and continent of Africa being so large and diverse has an immense richness in the food and culture which up till now has failed to be harnessed in Edinburgh. Spoilt for Choice hot food Take away is the first to offer comprehensive selections of foods cutting across the countries of the Caribbean and Africa. Food ingredients tend to be mostly organic and extremely rich in nutrients and as such aid general well being. We cater for all occasions. Give us a call and we are happy to discuss your requirements.
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