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Tempting Tattie

18 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DT, Scotland
+44 131 556 7960
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“baked potatoes” (16 reviews)
“tatties” (36 reviews)
“jacket potato” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DT, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve been going to Tempting Tattie since about 1986. The potatoes are always nice and soft in the middle and have a crispy skin. The fillings are wide and varied and are fresh. Don’t waste your money elsewhere Tempting Tattie is the best in the...More

Thank Oz H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

More a carry out shop than sit in but enough room to get a seat if its not busy ,Fast service with a variety of toppings . Friendly staff well used by locals for takeaway and tourists . Nice and clean inside and just off...More

Thank craigluscar
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Since I started working in Edinburgh this has slowly but surely became my favourite lunchtime haunt. Superb everytime.. Haggis is always a favourite topping but specials like chilli and bbq pulled pork cant go a miss also. As well as the baked tatti's the soup...More

Thank AxelEats
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great quality and friendly service. I live nearby and rate it highly. You can sit in and good way to sample haggis.

Thank racheldH5841TS
Reviewed 21 January 2018

The best baked spud with cheese and beans in the whole of the land!! loads of choice for other fillings, and you get lots of whatever your choice is. Simple shop, but great end results!!

Thank cidersuperstar
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Popped in for a quick bite, really good potatoes and great service, very friendly owner who chatted to everyone, you could tell he gets lots of repeat business.

Thank Jakkles2
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Perfectly baked potatoes with various toppings. Very good prices. You get big portions of meal each time. Definetly recommanded if you are in the Old Town. Cheers

Thank Marko H
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for quick bite to eat. What a find! Potatoes were enormous - you get two if you ask for a large portion. Loads of topping- and lots of toppings to choose from. Good vegetarian selection too. The owner was so friendly and witty....More

Thank Jollo0
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We went and had 2 big potatoes with baked beans and 2 soft drinks . Great food and it came to £10. Friendly guy serving . Maybe could do with a lick of paint but it was fine. On a cold windy day after walking...More

Thank jean c
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We wondered what the fuss about potatoes was and we learned! This is small place with seats for maybe 6 people. A large selection of topping and really good, perfectly baked potatoes. I had a regular spicy sausage and it was so topped with goodness...More

Thank Jackie W
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 7960
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