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185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
+44 131 656 0763
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“pretzels” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (83 reviews)
9:30 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When it’s not too busy and overwhelmed, but with a soothing hum of conversation and clatter of cups and spoons, a generous pot of coffee and a slice of Gateau with the Sunday papers is a rare treat.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

you can't go wrong with lunch here, amazing sandwiches with great breads and simply the best selection of cakes in town. coffee is also great. you can buy bread to take away too.

Thank sunworshipperDublin
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a surprising find in the middle of Bruntsfield. I took my family for brunch there and found that all the dishes were just right, and served with wonderful and proper German sourdough bread.

Thank wckwon369
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I had the pear and raspberry cake, my wife had the black forest gateau, and my daughter had the white chocolate & raspberry cheesecake, all great and the coffee excellent, need I say more

Thank Ralfie1957
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I used to live in Germany, so it was a fabulous surprise to find a proper German café in Edinburgh! The cakes were properly Deutsch, and the selection of teas made it very difficult to pick just one (same can be said of the cakes,...More

Thank rsiddall
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Visited on Sunday for coffee and cake. Cakes are really delicious but this cafe is let down with the staff, our waiter looked absolutely miserable and the rest didn't look much better! Management need a training session to improve this perhaps.

Thank DiMac2536
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Nice for some different types of cakes. It's a popular spot with locals and really lovely cakes. Would recommend

Thank kittyivan
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My wife has been promising to take me for a coffee here for a while. I had a Mocha which was very good and a slice of apple strudel which was excellent. I did order it hot but it came cold which was my only...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Pleasant staff, great cakes and wonderful coffee. Even comes with a refreshing glass of water. A vibrant atmosphere adds to the experience.

Thank 1RDavido
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

What a friendly staff bakery very helpful great choice of cakes and bread and lots of choice of tea to buy nice items to buy. Lovely bakery you can sit in or take away worth a visit if in Edinburgh near bruntsfields place.

Thank Alice V
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Debby L
18 March 2017|
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Response from Robin B | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon Debbie, I've been a couple of times to Falko. There are no rises or steps into the restaurant. The tables and chairs can be moved to accommodate. It is not a large establishment but there is good space. (I'm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 656 0763
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