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Cafe Artista

94-96 Marchmont Crescent, Edinburgh EH9 1HD, Scotland
+44 131 447 6477
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“focaccia” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
94-96 Marchmont Crescent, Edinburgh EH9 1HD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is amazing. I love the pizza, carbonara and lasagne. The atmosphere is great and the staff are friendly.

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It might not be posh or extremely sophisticated seating can be an issue at time's since it just a small cafe but if you try and reserve or get their in good time you should get a table. and beware its BYOB but it seems...More

1  Thank 77rtr
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Went here for the first time on the recommendation of a friend. The outside is very unprepossessing and it looks like a bit of a "greasy spoon". They aren't licensed so you can bring your own bottle. The staff are relaxed and friendly and the...More

Thank Gordon1955
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The cakes and coffee were lovely. Several people were having lunch and the pizza and pasta looked lovely. Everyone appeared to be enjoying their food/finishing it. The staff were very friendly and understanding when I forgot my wallet and had to come back later with...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Yet another brilliant night at Bruno's, fantastic! food and company! lamb chops, octopus linguine and lobster ravioli all served with amazing porcini mushrooms ( hand picked by Bruno).

Thank jcor2016
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We popped in here on our way back to our B & B ,after walking the City Centre. This small Italian restaurant made us feel very welcome, and promptly whipped up two wonderful pasta dishes! The food was authentic and delicious! Thank you, we really...More

Thank Lori P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The meal was exquisite, pizzas and pasta! (the real carbonara!!!). Staff is lovely! Was a bit hot inside though so if you can, eat outside ;)

1  Thank marionbotella
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Had the most amazing meal here on our last evening in Scotland. Was a nice walk from our hotel Apex Grass Market and had been recommended by the waitress (who was Italian) at another restaraunt we had stopped in for breakfast that morning. We weren't...More

1  Thank brendaj531
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Great food, great value, and very family friendly. Service is friendly and authentic, and they coped very well with the unreasonable demands of irritating small children.

1  Thank Darren O
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Went with some friends here for an early dinner on Saturday. Never been before and I was blown away at the quality of the food. We had 3 pizza's and 3 pasta's and it was delicious. First trip of many!

1  Thank mjmurray30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-96 Marchmont Crescent, Edinburgh EH9 1HD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 447 6477
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