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“Wonderful baked goods”

The Manna House Bakery and Patisserie
Ranked #12 of 34 Bakeries in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$4 - US$13
Cuisines: Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout
Description: Open since 2005, The Manna House is a local craft bakery and patisserie with a small cafe so you can enjoy our sweets and savories to eat in. We bake fresh bread everyday Monday to Saturday – producing everything from white bloomers, multigrain loaves and wholemeal harvesters to more unusual bread like rye & caraway or black olive sourdough.We specialize in fine French patisserie and can make wonderful celebration cakes to order - our carrot cakes, chocolate brownies and blueberry bundts all have a big following.Franco our savory chef makes fresh salads and tasty treats everyday to sit in or to take away with quiches, fresh pizza and pies among our favorites.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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“Wonderful baked goods”
Reviewed 23 June 2014

One of the best bakeries I know - their breads, cakes and salads are absolutely superb. It's very busy though, so get here early to get a full selection of breads, and be prepared that take out might be an easier option than trying to find a table to sit at. But the patisserie has to be the best in Edinburgh, well worth a visit!

  • Visited June 2014
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Troon, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Sunday morning kick start”
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Everything cooked and baked on the premises and friendly, helpful staff.Great way to get a Sunday off to a good start - and the weather was great to !

Visited June 2014
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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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7 reviews
“Quick Lunch”
Reviewed 10 June 2014

The Manna House had a great selection of fresh salads and sandwiches for lunch. The prices were extremely reasonable. If you go later in the afternoon the selection is depleted. The bakery items are very good. I would recommend their blueberry cobbler. It is a very small shop and seating is limited. It appeared a lot of local folks frequent the shop.

Visited June 2014
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Thank Kevin S
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“The cakes aren't the only thing easy on the eye...”
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

The breads are too!

Okay, I admit it -I seem to fall in love every time I come in to The Manna House. If it's not a member of staff, it's potentially another customer and when all else fails -it's definitely the food!

I'm never disappointed with this place.

Great food.

Great service.

Great time!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Good cakes and bread stuff, so-so for sitting in”
Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

I love their products, but the coffee is mediocre and the place isn't great for sitting in. Very busy (good for them!), however there isn't much space there with just a few crammed tables so eating in-house can be actually a pretty poor experience. Or no experience at all, especially on weekend mornings when it's hard to find a seat. Still, their bakery is excellent and surpasses every other in Edinburgh (perhaps except Falko in Bruntsfield, but they are super-expensive). Worth a visit.

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