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Cafe Cassis - CLOSED

43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
+44 131 667 8991
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb cutlets” (11 reviews)
“escargot” (14 reviews)
“cheesecake” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 570 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2016

Superb. Food and service were outstanding. Staff happy to advise - specials board is a treasure chest.

1  Thank iainb191
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Cafe Cassis had been recommended by the B&B as well as an old friend who lived locally. On arrival it looked promising and the staff very welcoming. The menu was limited, but with the daily specials should meet most needs. When the food arrived, we...More

Thank weymouth-wandering
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This closing at this location at the end of the year which is a shame for this neighbour hood gem. It does really good lunchtime deals and specials. Service can be quirky but efficient .

1  Thank Scottkelly53
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Been a couple of times for lunch and dinner. The first time had some gluten free friends - who were specifically catered for by the chef - who came out to enquire how he could help. Garden is a boon for parents who might get...More

1  Thank Tweedside
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Lovely French restaurant tucked away in a quiet suburb of Edinburgh. Amazing French cuisine with great service. Very friendly staff. No rushing.

1  Thank creativelighthouse
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The staff was lovely even though we showed up one hour before closing and ordered bottle of wine, started, main and dessert. Our bill was around 60 pounds so not bad value for what we got for it. They have taster dessert which includes few...More

1  Thank ZuzanaSinkova
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Having visited once before and been very impressed we took two friends there for dinner. Both were lavish in their praise of the starters and main courses, in particular the chicken stuffed with haggis and the sea bass, but they were absolutely astounded at the...More

1  Thank Ian Y
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great food, and friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed their pre-theatre menu. Prices were typically for Edinburgh. It's a little away from the centre, but well worth the walk.

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Decided to try this place having read the reviews on Tripadvisor and were not disappointed. although a little way from the main drag so to speak, it was a busy night during the Fringe so had a great atmosphere and the food along with service...More

2  Thank DavidS19
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Cafe Cassis on a Saturday at 17.00 and were surprised to find that we were the only people in the restaurant. It did get busier. The menu choice was very good and the staff pleasant and efficient. So why the average rating? We...More

1  Thank GerryGranger
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$34
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-45 Salisbury Road | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 8991
  • E-mail
Cafe Cassis is an exciting family orientated bistro with a fantastic enclosed garden to the rear of the restaurant.Alison &Denis welcome you to Cafe Cassis where you can enjoy fantastic food in a friendly and relaxing surroundings. The menu at Cafe Cassis is varied with a French influence and offers food made from the best locally sourced ingredients,guaranteed to tempt and stimulate your taste buds. Join us for lunch, evening meal, Afternoon Tea or just a coffee which you can enjoy in our relaxed seating area or outside in the garden.
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