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The Chocolate Station

5-7 Station Road, Edinburgh EH12 7AA, Scotland
+44 131 538 1199
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4 weeks ago
“Superb afternoon tea”
4 weeks ago
“Lovely”
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
£
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LOCATION
5-7 Station Road, Edinburgh EH12 7AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent afternoon tea for two. Great choice of fresh sandwiches, scones were perfectly baked, assorted cakes delicious. Highly recommend this wee gem of a place with lovely staff.

Thank Scotlass2015
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your tea and that the staff treated you well.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited the chocolate station a few times recently. Inside is small but plenty privacy. It's airy and roomy with a covered outdoor area. The menu is small but plenty choice. Lunch for 2 we had a baked potato with beans and salad and a...More

Thank Groovee
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased that the staff looked after you and that the food was enjoyed by all.

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped into this little cafe in corstorphine this morning for breakfast Asked for a bacon egg and tomato roll on a white roll Was so fresh and so very tasty Hot tea was so nice as well This used to be the original coffee beanery...More

1  Thank onefineday9363
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad that you enjoyed your roll. Some of the old staff are still there but as with most things people move on. I hope our staff were still friendly!

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

It was so nice to finally see a local cafe open 'till late on Saturday evenings. Unlike the opening hours listed here they are actually open until 8 or 9pm on the weekends. Something Corstorphine really needed as with most cafes closing early in the...More

1  Thank gugute
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We have only been open for 2 weekends and you always wonder if you are doing the right thing. We want to be able to offer people in Corstorphine somewhere that they can go to in the evening with family...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Popped in here around 6.30pm on a Saturday evening for some ice cream. It's great to see a cafe that opens until 9pm on a Friday and Saturday in Corstorphine, it's just what this part of Edinburgh needs. Excellent selection of food, cakes and drinks....More

1  Thank Gerronimo30
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for your support. We have only been open late for 2 weeks but hopefully it will be popular. At the moment the main focus is on somewhere that does a decent dessert after your meal but hopefully we will come up with some...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

I go here a lot with friends because it's handy, the staff are nice and the coffee and cake are always good. There's free wifi and they have a loyalty card scheme so you get something back.

1  Thank jkat26srn
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We went here yesterday and had a late breakfast. Glad to see the cafe will be continuing as it is a great asset to the local area. The food and coffee was excellent and the young girl at the till was extremely nice and pleasant....More

1  Thank Sanchez247
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

We are glad that you enjoyed your breakfast. Hopefully you will like the changes coming soon and continue to visit.

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Love this place. Great food, excellent service from the ladies and price brilliant. Would most definitely return here as loved the black pudding roll, yummo. Lovely ambiance too.

1  Thank audtom62
Ian M, Owner at The Chocolate Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Thank you for your positive response. My wife and I are just starting out and it is good to get some early feedback. Hopefully our changes coming soon will give you more reasons to come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:30
Friday
08:00 - 21:30
Saturday
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Station Road, Edinburgh EH12 7AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 538 1199
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Description
A friendly family run café serving breakfast, lunch, home baking, desserts and our own hand made chocolates.
Breakfast includes filled rolls, French toast, croissants and full breakfasts at the weekend.
Lunch options from baked potatoes, paninis, subs, and home made soup.
All cakes are baked on the premises with a selection of teas and coffee.
Crepes and waffles freshly made to order.
Hot chocolate using real Belgian chocolate and milkshakes with Luca's ice cream.
A selection of hand made truffles and chocolate bars all made on the premises.
Now open in the evenings to serve desserts and sundaes.
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