Best Restaurants In Leith – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

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Looking for the best restaurants in Leith? Let’s take a look at what’s on offer for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner in Leith, Leith Walk and Newhaven.

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Leith Restaurants

  • Chums – fun pie shop with cool decor
  • Teuchters Landing – dockside pub with beer garden, Scottish food served
  • Relish – artisan deli lunch spot
  • Cafe Truva – Turkish/Mediterranean cafe, friendly staff, small interior and outdoor seats
  • The Carriers Quarters – fireplace, dog friendly, pub grub, live music calendar
  • The Kings Wark – great for breakfast
  • Victor Hugo Deli – this Edinburgh institution does the most mouthwatering sandwiches
  • Dirty Frites – loaded chips (fries)
  • Shore Deli Co – understated, reliable, pulled pork house slaw wraps
  • Toast – modern cafe and wine/cocktail menu
  • Mimi’s Bakehouse – popular afternoon tea and cake spot
  • Harmonium – vegan and vegetarian options
  • Roseleaf – cocktails in teapots, bar menu
  • The Clock Cafe – Greek gyros
  • The Granary – old favourite bar in Leith
  • The Ship On The Shore – shellfish and champagne, sun trap!
  • Fingal – ship converted to 5-star lux hotel with Lighthouse Restaurant and deck, stunning
  • Domenico’s – small, authentic Italian serving fresh food
  • Fishers – seafood served in a 17th-century watchtower 
  • The Pitt –  food trucks, weekend indoor and outdoor drinking spot in Granton
  • Leith Farmers Market – Saturday 10am-4pm
  • Nobles – fab for brunch, outdoor dining, features in our Edinburgh brunch guide
  • Pierinos – popular fish and chip shop
  • Cafe Marmalade – tasty sandwiches and soups
  • Cutting Chai – try the secret balls
  • The Lioness of Lieth – pub grub served in a cool bar
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Restaurants on Leith Walk 

  • Valvona & Crolla –  deli dating back to the 1930s
  • The Joker and the Thief – relaxed bar with pizza menu
  • Vittoria On The Walk – popular Italian, family-friendly
  • Kekkos Kakes – takeout pastries you’ll dream about
  • Word of Mouth – nice cafe selling sandwiches
  • Scicilian Pastry Shop – a hidden gem and local secret, honestly people go wild for here
  • Brass Monkey Leith Walk – burgers and dirty fries, drinks, games and movies
  • Orinoco Latín Food – takeout arepas
  • Storries – legendary takeout bakers
  • Woodland Creatures – award-winning Sunday roast, dog friendly, trendy bar
  • Artisan Coffee – Edinburgh chain serving coffees and pastries
  • Leith Depot – modern bar with vegan options on menu
  • Punjabi Junction – Punjabi menu
  • Bross Bagels – takeaway food truck at Leith Arches
  • Twelve Triangle – takeout pastries, pricey but lush (Walk & Duke St)

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Restaurants in Newhaven

  • Rishi’s Indian Aroma – huge portions, friendly staff, big seating area
  • The Harbour Inn – local pub with cheap toasties
  • The Haven – popular cafe
  • Milk At Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop – trendy cafe
  • Loch Fyne Restaurant & Bar – British fish and seafood
  • The Fishmarket – sustainable and modern seafood restaurant
  • Porto & Fi – popular deli and cafe
  • Starbank Inn – nachos, burgers, local pub next to park
  • The Oldchain Pier – lovely views, bar, food menu
  • Sabzi – Cracking Indian restaurant that does breakfast
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