Best breakfasts in Edinburgh

Check out the top breakfasts in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Loudons
1. Loudons
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128 local reviews
94B Fountainbridge
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 228 9774
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Claire
Our local cafe Loudons is one of Edinburgh's favourite spots to have breakfast, brunch or afternoon tea. Well…
Ro
The ultimate Edinburgh brunch location! They serve all day breakfasts and brunches including pancakes and…
Irene
This place is always buzzing! Perfect for breakfast or brunch. Food drink and wine available all day. Very…
1. Loudons
1. Loudons
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128 local reviews
94B Fountainbridge
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 228 9774
Claire
Claire
Our local cafe Loudons is one of Edinburgh's favourite spots to have breakfast, brunch or afternoon tea. Well known for it's many versions…
Ro
Ro
The ultimate Edinburgh brunch location! They serve all day breakfasts and brunches including pancakes and french toast. During peak times,…
Irene
Irene
This place is always buzzing! Perfect for breakfast or brunch. Food drink and wine available all day. Very child friendly and judging by the…
2. The Pantry Stockbridge
2. The Pantry Stockbridge
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75 local reviews
1 N W Circus Pl
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 629 0206
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Sarah
The Pantry is a great choice for breakfast, lunch and snacking in between :-) Definitely one of the most…
Jonathan
The Pantry is fantastic for breakfasts. The Breakfast menu is imaginative, and the food is very fresh. The…
Julie
Lovely place for breakfast, lunch and in between. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere & locally-sourced…
2. The Pantry Stockbridge
2. The Pantry Stockbridge
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75 local reviews
1 N W Circus Pl
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 629 0206
Sarah
Sarah
The Pantry is a great choice for breakfast, lunch and snacking in between :-) Definitely one of the most child-friendly cafes in…
Jonathan
Jonathan
The Pantry is fantastic for breakfasts. The Breakfast menu is imaginative, and the food is very fresh. The cafe has won nemerous awards such…
Julie
Julie
Lovely place for breakfast, lunch and in between. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere & locally-sourced ingredients. Plenty of options for…
3. Word Of Mouth
3. Word Of Mouth
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54 local reviews
3A Albert St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 554 4344
CafeStoreRestaurant
Alyssa And Martin
If you are looking for a cute little breakfast spot on your way into town, we recommend this lovely little…
Howard
Unexpected little indie coffee shop with friendly staff, free wifi and very, very good eggs benedict! This is…
Colin
The Word of Mouth Cafe in Albert Place is a gem of a place for a drink and cake, a cooked breakfast, lunch or…
3. Word Of Mouth
3. Word Of Mouth
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54 local reviews
3A Albert St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 554 4344
Alyssa And Martin
Alyssa And Martin
If you are looking for a cute little breakfast spot on your way into town, we recommend this lovely little joint! Full english breakfasts…
Howard
Howard
Unexpected little indie coffee shop with friendly staff, free wifi and very, very good eggs benedict! This is my favourite breakfast place,…
Colin
Colin
The Word of Mouth Cafe in Albert Place is a gem of a place for a drink and cake, a cooked breakfast, lunch or dinner. The menu caters for…
4. Crumbs
4. Crumbs
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32 local reviews
1A Logie Green Rd
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+44 131 556 2622
CafeMeal takeawayRestaurant
Mona
A small coffee shop offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing…
Jonathan
A small coffee offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing specials…
Michael
A small coffee offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing specials…
4. Crumbs
4. Crumbs
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32 local reviews
1A Logie Green Rd
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+44 131 556 2622
Mona
Mona
A small coffee shop offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing specials. Nice atmosphere for…
Jonathan
Jonathan
A small coffee offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing specials. Nice atmosphere for coffee,…
Michael
Michael
A small coffee offering a great breakfast, lots of sandwiches and homemade cakes plus daily changing specials. Nice atmosphere for coffee,…
5. Leo's Beanery
5. Leo's Beanery
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67 local reviews
23A Howe St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 556 8403
CafeStorePoint of interest
Sarah
Small but perfectly formed, Leo's is a sweet hidden gem just a few minutes walk from the flat. Open daily for…
Arran
Just a 2 minute walk fro the flat, Leo’s is a small, family-run daytime coffee shop with outdoor seating and a…
Adryon
Great coffee and pastries, with an inventive and tasty breakfast and lunch menu. I particularly recommend…
5. Leo's Beanery
5. Leo's Beanery
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67 local reviews
23A Howe St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 556 8403
Sarah
Sarah
Small but perfectly formed, Leo's is a sweet hidden gem just a few minutes walk from the flat. Open daily for tea, coffee, breakfast,…
Arran
Arran
Just a 2 minute walk fro the flat, Leo’s is a small, family-run daytime coffee shop with outdoor seating and a menu of breakfast, lunch and…
Adryon
Adryon
Great coffee and pastries, with an inventive and tasty breakfast and lunch menu. I particularly recommend their homemade chai tea and the…
6. The Birchwood
6. The Birchwood
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29 local reviews
146 Marchmont Rd
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 446 9873
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Channy
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays.
Claire
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays.
Leona
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays
6. The Birchwood
6. The Birchwood
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29 local reviews
146 Marchmont Rd
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 446 9873
Channy
Channy
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays.
Claire
Claire
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays.
Leona
Leona
Plentiful breakfast choices and original bistro dishes in a lively cafe-bar with local art displays
7. new town deli
7. new town deli
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27 local reviews
42 Broughton St
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
+44 131 558 3837
Meal takeawayRestaurantPoint of interest
Richard
The food is freshly cooked, healthy and great value. Serve fab breakfast in the busy corner deli - good choice…
Ashok
The food is freshly cooked, healthy and great value. Serve fab breakfast in the busy corner deli - good choice…
Kim
The New Town Deli sells great coffee and does the tastiest hot and cold sandwiches. Great for breakfast,…
7. new town deli
7. new town deli
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27 local reviews
42 Broughton St
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
+44 131 558 3837
Richard
Richard
The food is freshly cooked, healthy and great value. Serve fab breakfast in the busy corner deli - good choice of fresh fillings - bagels,…
Ashok
Ashok
The food is freshly cooked, healthy and great value. Serve fab breakfast in the busy corner deli - good choice of fresh fillings - bagels,…
Kim
Kim
The New Town Deli sells great coffee and does the tastiest hot and cold sandwiches. Great for breakfast, brunch or lunch.
8. The Haven
8. The Haven
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31 local reviews
9 Anchorfield
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 467 7513
CafePoint of interestFood
Amy
Good for a traditional scottish breakfast, french toast, scones and cakes. Great stop if your heading to Ocean…
Tania
Voted Edinburgh's best cafe by TripAdvisor, the Haven is literally one minute's walk from my home! Serving…
Diego
A little cafe at the other end of the street that feels like being at home. It is really well run and very…
8. The Haven
8. The Haven
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31 local reviews
9 Anchorfield
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 467 7513
Amy
Amy
Good for a traditional scottish breakfast, french toast, scones and cakes. Great stop if your heading to Ocean Terminal to enjoy a tour of…
Tania
Tania
Voted Edinburgh's best cafe by TripAdvisor, the Haven is literally one minute's walk from my home! Serving delicious coffee and breakfasts…
Diego
Diego
A little cafe at the other end of the street that feels like being at home. It is really well run and very good value for money. Amazing…
9. Honeycomb & Co.
9. Honeycomb & Co.
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37 local reviews
1 Merchiston Pl, Edinburgh
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
0131 228 4641
CafeFoodPoint of interest
Irene
Interesting menu good coffee / tea Great breakfast high quality ingredients Lunch menu with interesting…
Sophie
Honeycomb & Co is a modern cafe eatery in Edinburgh serving coffee, cakes, lunch, brunch, breakfast with…
Hilary
Honeycomb & Co is a modern cafe eatery in Edinburgh serving coffee, cakes, lunch, brunch, breakfast with…
9. Honeycomb & Co.
9. Honeycomb & Co.
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37 local reviews
1 Merchiston Pl, Edinburgh
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
0131 228 4641
Irene
Irene
Interesting menu good coffee / tea Great breakfast high quality ingredients Lunch menu with interesting cakes for afters Sit outside on…
Sophie
Sophie
Honeycomb & Co is a modern cafe eatery in Edinburgh serving coffee, cakes, lunch, brunch, breakfast with plates bursting with flavours.
Hilary
Hilary
Honeycomb & Co is a modern cafe eatery in Edinburgh serving coffee, cakes, lunch, brunch, breakfast with plates bursting with flavours.
10. Kilimanjaro Coffee
10. Kilimanjaro Coffee
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61 local reviews
104 Nicolson St
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+44 131 662 0135
CafeStorePoint of interest
Bettina
We highly recommend this place for their generous full scottish breakfast (includes Haggis). They even serve a…
Chelsea
Coffee connoisseurs proclaim this has the best coffee without pretentious staff. Try the full Scottish…
Dani
Full Scottish Breakfast with haggis (vegetarian version available) and artisan bread, lovely soups and other…
10. Kilimanjaro Coffee
10. Kilimanjaro Coffee
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61 local reviews
104 Nicolson St
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+44 131 662 0135
Bettina
Bettina
We highly recommend this place for their generous full scottish breakfast (includes Haggis). They even serve a vegeterian version of it and…
Chelsea
Chelsea
Coffee connoisseurs proclaim this has the best coffee without pretentious staff. Try the full Scottish breakfast or be a hipster and enjoy…
Dani
Dani
Full Scottish Breakfast with haggis (vegetarian version available) and artisan bread, lovely soups and other small meals. A 3 minute walk to…
11. Project Coffee
11. Project Coffee
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58 local reviews
192-194 Bruntsfield Pl
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+44 131 229 6758
CafeStorePoint of interest
Suzanne
Amazing homemade scones, soup and fantastic all day Scottish breakfasts. A great place to chill and read a…
Joanna
Excellent coffee and delicious breakfasts, this is my favourite place to stop for a lazy Sunday brunch. I…
Amelia
Everything from coffee and cake to breakfast or lunch. Great service and delicious food.
11. Project Coffee
11. Project Coffee
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58 local reviews
192-194 Bruntsfield Pl
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+44 131 229 6758
Suzanne
Suzanne
Amazing homemade scones, soup and fantastic all day Scottish breakfasts. A great place to chill and read a book and fit in with the locals…
Joanna
Joanna
Excellent coffee and delicious breakfasts, this is my favourite place to stop for a lazy Sunday brunch. I always have their excellent…
Amelia
Amelia
Everything from coffee and cake to breakfast or lunch. Great service and delicious food.
12. Café Renroc
12. Café Renroc
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54 local reviews
91 Montgomery St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 629 3727
CafeBarPoint of interest
Angus & Sabia
It's literally on your doorstep next door to our flat. Do a great breakfast, good lunch and fab cakes. They…
Arran
Just a 2 minute walk fro the flat, Renroc is a small, family-run daytime coffee shop with outdoor seating and…
Sorcha
We couldn't be without this place. Just across the road and serving Breakfast (I love the Wee Monty), lunch…
12. Café Renroc
12. Café Renroc
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54 local reviews
91 Montgomery St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 131 629 3727
Angus & Sabia
Angus & Sabia
It's literally on your doorstep next door to our flat. Do a great breakfast, good lunch and fab cakes. They are open every day usually…
Arran
Arran
Just a 2 minute walk fro the flat, Renroc is a small, family-run daytime coffee shop with outdoor seating and a menu of breakfast, lunch and…
Sorcha
Sorcha
We couldn't be without this place. Just across the road and serving Breakfast (I love the Wee Monty), lunch and dinner everyday. Also a…