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Starbucks Royal Mile

124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland
+44 131 225 4201
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Starbucks on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh was wonderful. Although typically Starbucks it adds the Scottish personality to the visit. Great staff and great Flat White!

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I noticed a difference in some of the drinks here, like the chai tea latte was missing some spices. Other than that, it's typical Starbucks and there is always a line because of the location. There was plenty of seating upstairs, though, so that was...More

Thank RYC88
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The place is too crowded as it is situated on a very busy street. The menu is regular, we had green tea. The service is very poor, the tables are not cleaned on time. The floor and carpets are dirty.

Thank Hemant B
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our go-to for a quick breakfast-- delicious ham & cheese toasties! and the service was friendly and efficient. We also stopped in for teatime while the rain passed... N.B.: your phone app from another country will work for paying, but they can't process any "rewards."

Thank Jeanie S
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This branch is deffo a tourist trap as its location is very good. We went into grab a coffee and to get warm. It was super busy as expected. The service was ok, but I think just because the volume of people waiting for drinks...More

Thank AmyK2
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Place is dirty and no customer care. Shut the toilet an hour and half before closing for 'cleaning' that never even took place. Grumpy unhelpful staff too.

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The global caffeinating giant delivers a reliable product right here on the Royal Mile, just as it does around the world. Plenty of seats upstairs.

Thank October97
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I love chai lattes...this one was pretty good. Wasnt too hot and you could actually drink it. Missing the cinamon on top tho. Partner ordered a gingerbread latte - bit average they must have changed the recipe since last year. Oh well warmed us up.

Thank Justine T
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This Starbucks seemed to be the tour hub for all the tours in Edinburgh. It was not very busy which was great for grabbing a quick snack and coffee before starting a tour.

Thank Katy C
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in here to get a quick drink whilst waiting for somthing to open Good service Clean And very fast

Thank MattReeve
Nearby
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
...More
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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 4201
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