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Valvona & Crolla Caffe Bar

19 Elm Row, Edinburgh EH7 4AA, Scotland
+44 131 556 6066
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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19 Elm Row, Edinburgh EH7 4AA, Scotland
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Reviews (347)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

a lovely venue for meeting friends/family/business, I met up with a friend and we had breakfast, 1 x vegetarian breakfast and 1 x cooked breakfast, chunky bread and herbal tea & a coffee, was just amazing!!! we really enjoyed our breakfasts and will certainly re-visit...More

Thank Highland_Scot1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely authentic and supreme quality everything, dine in or stock up. Great selection of Italian wines, olive oils, hams (cut to order), cheeses, preserves both savory and sweet, fresh and pickled veg' VERY friendly and amiable staff, especially the scan owner.

Thank reverpacific
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food happy staff classic Italian deli. The best breakfasts breads and coffee to die for. We kept going back. We had lunch on our final day a simple asparagus risotto and for me pizza all classic well made simple things done well. The service...More

Thank jimmy j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed in an apartment in Edinburgh and, after being maxed out on restaurant dining, decided to put together a casual meal from this deli. Wow, what a great find! They have beautiful hams and salamis, and all kinds of great cheeses and scrumptious...More

1  Thank Revlucky
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Amazing breakfast on our arrival in Scotland last Friday with delicious coffee and very well presented food. Sadly on our final day (Monday!) the breakfast was not as good, we had come back especially - simple things like the homemade biscuit on day one, the...More

Thank easterntravellers
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

You walk through the sights and smells of the shop to get to the cafe which really gets the digestive juices working. The shop has every type of deli item imaginable. Wow. The cafe is more modern but pleasant in its aspect. The staff are...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Before evening walk around the city center, we looked on the tripadvisor to find a good place for lunch. We chose Valvona&Crolla and we weren't dissapionted! The meals were absolutely delicious! We had a delicious bruschetta as a starter and 4 pollo saltimbocca, delicious, cooked...More

Thank TravellerScot1972
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is the original V+C located at the slightly 'earthier' end of town on Elm Row, towards Leith. Everytime I revisit Edinburgh, I make my pilgrimage to what I consider to be the home of the best Italian meatballs in Scotland. The coffee is mighty...More

Thank Robsski
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Walking past the deli counter with so many wonderful aromas of cooked meats and cheeses sets you up with an instant appetite. We were here for lunch and just wanted just one course each.... they did not disappoint, in fact the generous portions meant we...More

Thank Ena-Bill
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is one of the Best Deli in Europe!! fresh Pasta Fresh italian vegetables fantastic wine really excellent staff very helpful and friendly

Thank dancurran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Elm Row, Edinburgh EH7 4AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Leith
  • Neighbourhood: Leith
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 6066
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