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Pret a Manger

25 Castle Street, Edinburgh EH2 3DN, Scotland
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
“porridge” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, Fast food, Soups
25 Castle Street, Edinburgh EH2 3DN, Scotland
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Reviews (81)
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

went here for lunch unfortunately there was nowhere to sit, there were lots of tables for 4 with one person sat at them and most had finished eating. We did eventually ask to join a table with other people. place was very clean and food...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like eating healthy and most of the time it's quite a challenge to find fresh salads with good quality ingredients (the ones that are sold in supermarkets really don't taste so good.) That's why I feel like a child in a toy store every...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We got soup to hold us over here. It was self serve from a warm case, great idea! The staff was very nice too.

Thank david h
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Called in to get supplies for a train journey. Good selection, reasonable priced food and drinks. No,complaints.

Thank david s
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Visited for coffee and a cake and my son had a salad. Great to find the salmon salad with sushi rice is gluten free. Good to find a seat when Edinburgh was so busy. Clean restaurant but toilets needed attention.

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 21 October 2016

If you have used Pret A Manger before you know what to expect, very good sandwiches and coffee etc. If I'm on the go I'd always prefer Pret to pick up a couple of things, coffee and breakfast baguette in the mornings or salad and...More

Thank K3363ZDjayc
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Pret's are normally great. This one is the exception to the rule. Service is poor, customers are ignored, baristas try but fail to multi task. The food and coffee are great to be fair, but the service is consistently weak.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Pret is our go to place for breakfast when traveling in the UK, and this branch on Castle street did not disappoint. Favorites include the savory croissants, chocolate croissants, coffee and fresh fruit cups. Would not recommend the hot oatmeal/porridge.

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Hotel was to expensive on breakfast so we went there to get nice and easy food Sandwich was warmed on the toaster Cheap and good for those who do not want a large breakfast

Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I've never visited Pret a Manger before my visit to Edinburgh and I was very impressed by the quality of food. Admittedly the sandwiches are expensive but they are worth the price for the quality you receive. Too many times I have purchased expensive shop...More

Thank KatieRMH
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Street, Edinburgh EH2 3DN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
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