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Affogato

36 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QS, Scotland
+44 131 225 1444
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (54 reviews)
“ice cream” (104 reviews)
“sorbet” (17 reviews)
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36 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

They have an excellent selection of flavours with vegan options too! The gelato is absolutely delicous and the portions are huge and good value for money. I have been on around 6 occasions and tried an array of flavours although the salted caramel is definitely...More

Thank ph0ebe23
Reviewed 1 week ago

First the food - gelato, waffles and cake - they've got at least 20 kinds of gelato that they make themselves, with flavours that keep changing, and there are usually 4 or 5 vegan options - try the peanut butter, almond (marzipan?) or chocolate -...More

Thank Happycustomer011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited Affogato on a few occasions and every time it was delightful. The ice cream they serve is just perfect, such a selection of unique flavours, and the coffee is great. Excellent alternative to high street cafes.

Thank Zuzanna W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The best Gelato I have ever had served on Hot Waffles with Mapel syrup and washed with good Italian Coffee was in heaven, A small BUT VERY FRIENDLY place and the choice of home made ices WHOOOOOOOOOOOO I most definitely will be back

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I recommend this cafe as a great place with excellent food and drink and friendly staff. It's open late, too, which is ideal.

Thank Alanmacp
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I honestly don't know why people keep rating this place so high for its ice-cream. All I can taste is double cream. Their sorbets are ok but no... I don't call this properly made gelato. Sorry.

Thank Lana L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious dairy free gelato selection with the option of gluten free cones. Also tasty looking DF cakes.

Thank hjhackett
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was in Affogato a couple weeks ago and I was very happy to notice all the vegan options. The service was friendly and fast, we took our ice-cream to go and enjoy the sunny day, but the place seemed to have a couple tables...More

Thank Adriana T
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is an ice cream cafe that also serves hot drinks and much to our excitement waffles that are all vegan friendly. There were several ice cream flavours and sorbets available and the service was great. We have been a few times since but still...More

1  Thank VVLSV
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The ice cream is amazing here. They manage to keep it at the 'right about to melt' consistency and the flavor is on point without just being excessively sweet like other places. My favorite ice cream place to go to anywhere in the world.

Thank Philippe H
Nearby
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
...More
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 1444
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