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Cafe Hub

) #572 of 1,846 Restaurants in Edinburgh ££ - £££ Cafe, British, Soups
Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE, Scotland
+44 131 473 2067
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sandwich” (25 reviews)
“soup” (30 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 275 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a coffee whilst walking up The Royal Mile. Sat outside and enjoyed delicious coffees. Well worth a visit.More

Thank 187047PeterR
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 187047PeterR Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your appreciation of our coffee. We hope to welcome you at the Café Hub again soon! Kind regards...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee, refreshing tea. Scrummy haggis and fried egg roll with a cuppa for a fiver. Superb value. Soft bun. Good service. Clean.

Thank Laura B
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Laura B Thank you for visiting Café Hub and taking the time to write a review about us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Café Manager Anna

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Really bad, slow service. We just sat in for a soda, it took forever to order and forever to get the order served. Understaffed, overcrowded and overpriced. The sfatt can't keep up with orders or table waiting order. We left disappointed and we only ordered...More

Thank Carlos H
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carlos H Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. We constantly work on achieving the highest quality of customer experience. Therefore your feedback helps us to see our service through the eyes of our customers and is highly valuable...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a cup of coffee. Was very good. We had the Sponge Cake along with our coffee. Service was excellent and quick. Nice stop along the day.More

Thank Cspear
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Cspear Thank you for visiting Café Hub and taking the time to write a review about us. We work really hard to offer the best food in the best possible environment. We are delighted to see that reflected on your last visit. Thank you...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I was a bit apprehensive about this place because of its close proximity to Edinburgh Castle, but the internet doesn't lie, and the internet told me it was good. It was excellent! We came for breakfast before touring the castle and had tea with lovely...More

Thank Nicole N
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear Nicole N Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. We are delighted you all enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your appreciation of our Hubmade breakfast selection. We hope to welcome you at the café hub again soon! Kind...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for brunch. Had the hub breakfast with a side of haggis. Piping hot and beautifully presented on a wooden board. Absolutely delicious! Can also recommend the breakfast blend for tea. Very friendly and attentive staff too. A real treat!

Thank Catherine F
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear Catherine F Thank you for visiting Café Hub and taking the time to write a review about us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Café Manager Anna

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice spot for a generous helping of tasty lunch. Ingredients fresh & meals tasty & well-presented. Coffee is excellent too. Servers are really friendly. Although it was lunch time rush, our server was really diligent. However, when we went to pay, we were greeted...More

Thank purplegardin
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear purplegardin Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We constantly work on achieving the highest quality of service. We are sorry to hear that your last interaction with our...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Chose a salad, ordered Falafel salad, wasn't falafel it was humous! Tasted nice, but came with a honey dressing and croutons, so not great as I'm trying to eat low carb😄. Didn't notice it said that on the menu. Waiting staff friendly but rather swift...More

Thank Lucy B
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Lucy B Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. Your opinion is very important to us. We constantly work on achieving the highest quality of customer experience. The information regarding salad dressing and croutons will be added to the...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Whenever we are in Edinburgh we always make sure that we visit The Hub Cafe. Called in on Saturday for brunch. I had the smoked salmon and scrambled eggs which were absolutely delicious! Husband opted for the breakfast which was excellent and my vegetarian daughter...More

Thank snapesrus
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Snapesrus Thank you very much for taking the time to review Café Hub. We are delighted you all enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your loyalty, we hope to welcome you at the Café Hub again soon! Kind regards Café Manager Anna

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Popped in for lunch before walking up to the castle. Family of five, including two teens. Lovely cafe/theatre in a converted church. We had half sandwiches with chips and I enjoyed a delicious cauliflower soup and bread, along with coffees and juices. It was fairly...More

Thank HolidaySmiles9
CafeHub, Manager at Cafe Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear HolidaySmiles9 Thank you for visiting Café Hub and taking the time to write a review about us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. All the best and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Café Manager Anna

Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 17:00
Monday
09:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 17:00
Thursday
09:30 - 17:00
Friday
09:30 - 17:00
Saturday
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 473 2067
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