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Pep & Fodder

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) #381 of 1,863 Restaurants in Edinburgh £ Cafe, British,
11 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG, Scotland
+44 131 556 5119
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“porridge” (25 reviews)
“bacon roll” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (28 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

This cafe was only a few steps from our hotel and we used it each morning for our breakfast. Generous slices of toast, different flavoured porridge, good coffee and tea, all added up to a good start to the day. The cafe was always busy...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit and we were not disappointed. Service was great and although they were busy our food still came quickly. Only downside was I couldn't get normal decaf tea but there were plenty other options.

Thank Teenie34
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very nice food, all is so marvellous in this place I really loved all, the staff and the food. Not very expensive

Thank IsabelFrazao
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Travelodge next door. May 1st sat outside with bacon rolls juice and coffee. Great rolls and lovely atmosphere. Good for a pits stop after Calton hill.

Thank Pentlander
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Good good and good coffee Had very good brekky Friendly and attentive service Popular so crowded but not noisy People are there to eat and go

Thank brucel727
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Daily sandwich specials, great baguettes, tasty paninis and tasty cakes. I had a cheese and salsa paninis - the salsa is akin to what I would make at home (more of a pico de gallo if we're splitting hairs), very fresh and tasty. I will...More

Thank Lola H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I have been here by chance for a quick lunch and I was happily surprised to find a good choice of sandwiches and freshly looking food. I had a meal deal with soup and sandwich: good food and good price. Options for vegetarians/vegans!

Thank MarcelloDeVitis
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a great little sandwich / Tea/ coffee shop close to my place of work in the east end of Edinburgh. I often pop in for a sandwich to take away for my lunch and there is always an extensive choice to choose from....More

Thank j0hnglen
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Second time I've used this place. Just found a long hair in my cake/bake.! That's done it for me🤢 I don't know if they are made in house or bought from a wholesaler ? But they do look homemade which I prefer,but whoever makes them...More

Thank Teninarow
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great find next to our hotel and very short walk from Princes St/train station. High quality food, coffee and service. Definitely recommended

Thank GoldenTee
Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton & Calton
  • Neighbourhood: Broughton & Calton
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 5119
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