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101 Hanover Street, Edinburgh EH2 1DJ, Scotland
+44 131 466 2033
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (60 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
101 Hanover Street, Edinburgh EH2 1DJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very happy we found it from the first day in the city. We visited it every single day, either to eat or grab a cake (try the brownie, it rocks!). Very cosy place, friendly people, great atmosphere and great food. It may get crowded during...More

Thank NikosHourvou
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice vibe. Good food. We had soup with a sandwich. Both pretty good. Ideal for a quick bite or to go.

Thank rcbrand
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived for breakfast at 9am. Cafe was half full and as soon as we sat down to order, people started streaming in to fill up the cafe. But as it was a weekday, people did not take long to finish their meal, so there...More

Thank siongwan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had breakfast there just before visiting the Edinburgh Castle. Arrived there at 9am and the cafe was half full. Barely after we sat down and ordered our food, people began streaming in and soon there was no seats left. But as it was a...More

Thank Siong Wan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast!! Coffee was awesome! Had waffles with bacon - wow, amazing and filling. Partner had eggs benedict and said was one of the nicest his ever had! Cute and cosy, we obviously just made it before the rush! And thanks to the...More

Thank SalliAus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Papi is not big and not "posh" but it is full of character with excellent food and excellent staff. We had a Greek spinach and feta cheese pie (cannot remember its proper name) and coffee, everything was tasty and the cost was less than we...More

Thank Baxt304
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had delicious food at Papii. We had egg benedict and a waffle with strawberries and sirup, both very tasty! Highly recommend this cosy restaurant for a brunch!

Thank Agusta A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best brunch place in Edinburgh with some of the best brunch and waffles in town! If you are looking for a typical pancake and waffle place but which is good quality this is the place to go to!!!

Thank lucyslim
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good and the ambience amicable, all in all a nice experience. I went there for breakfast during a workday at around 10 (had eggs Benedict; they were well-balanced and tasty). I got the impression that most of the other customers at the...More

Thank Xen_Appie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The produce is very fresh. The sandwiches they prepare are sumptuous and excellent. Coffee is too good too. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank sidds16781
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you do reservations or booking?
28 January 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Sonam G | Property representative |
Hello, I'm sorry but we don't take reservations as we're a small cafe. It's best to stop by on the day and we'll try to get you a table if possible. Thank you for your inquiry.
Are you open on Christmas Day?
21 October 2016|
Response from Sonam G | Property representative |
Hi We are closed on Christmas Day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Hanover Street, Edinburgh EH2 1DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 466 2033
  • E-mail
This is a relatively new cafe in Edinburgh- opened last year. Not sure why it doesn't have its own page yet as it's very popular.
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