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Kilimanjaro Coffee

104 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9EJ, Scotland
+44 131 662 0135
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“scones” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
104 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9EJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I stumbled across this cafe while out walking in the rain and was gifted with the best breakfast I've had in my three weeks in Scotland. I had a delicious platter with zucchini, poached eggs, rocket leaves, beet chutney, avocado and bacon. I ordered a...More

Thank RosieD27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious coffee and carrot cake-a perfect rendezvous for friends and family.Home made fruit juice great too! Relaxed surroundings albeit a busy hub of activity-

Thank Muir33
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

My first visit here. Decent amount of tables and friendly staff. Menu options is quite small but I see that as a good thing. I had ‘benny’ which was a great portion size and loads of flavour. I had an americano, good sized cup and...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I both ordered the Kili breakfast. A massive fry up served with a ton of sourdough toast, butter and marmalade, haggis, sausage, potato scone, tomato, mushrooms and bacon. Every piece of this dish was delicious. I thoroughly enjoyed it. I don’t normally...More

Thank Kellieveebee
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Love hanging out in this place on a regular occasion, great meet up place, and good for students. It can get a little hectic as it is so busy! You just have to be on time to get a table.

Thank Laura_G1Ll
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Every time I’ve been here I’ve been reminded why I haven’t hurried back. Met a friend here today (his suggestion) and it was so poor I’ve had to write a review. Ordered 2 coffees and a bacon roll - £8.10. Mine was an Americano with...More

2  Thank brechtian_doll
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

A nice cafe that catered to all of our tastes. Comfortable feel and quick service. Recommend the chocolate tiffin and cheese scones!

Thank caterpillar24
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Delicious espresso (they had different coffee grind settings for different coffees- how it should be) and top rate brunch. I had the eggs and bacon on courgette fritters. Their business levels was a testament to their standard. Young man who served us was very pleasant....More

Thank Morganne I
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Nipped in for a quick cuppa. Was ok but nothing special. Wouldn't go out of my way to come here again.

1  Thank Vicky F
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Wandered down for breakfast on our last morning in Edinburgh after reading the reviews. The coffee was good, but the breakfast was not amazing (especially considering the price). Don't get me wrong- it was made very well but presentation seemed to be lacking on the...More

Thank Courtney-and-Friends
Nearby
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9EJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighbourhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 662 0135
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