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Cafe Camino - CLOSED

1 Little King Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 523 0102
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Little King Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I have visited this cafe for many years and was so disappointed to see that you have closed down. You will be missed

Thank Mumsbroth
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

What a nice cafe staff so helpful spotlessly clean and nothing seems too much trouble for the staff a lovely experience

Thank Patricia B
AMcEdi, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thanks for the review, it's fantastic to hear the service from the staff made it a great experience for you. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the team.

Reviewed 20 May 2017

bad coffee, weak too milky nothing resembling cappuccino even after a second attempt, staff did make the second one after complaint, I did point out the lack of foam and the fact that it was over milky but it wasn't taken on boardMore

Thank lmlauder
AMcEdi, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Sorry to hear about your disappointing cappuccino as that is not the standard I would expect. If you have any issues that the staff are unable to solve please do ask to speak to whoever is running the shift that day and we would ensure...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The location is opposite John Lewis, alongside St Mary’s Cathedral so it’s central. I expect there is a connection to the church and the mix of furnishings suggests some of these may have been donated from next door but there are plenty of them so...More

1  Thank Rantin rover
antonellovagabondo, team leader at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Dear customer, Thank you for the detailed report of your visit, it will definitely help us to improve our self. The waiting time surely related to the busy time we were having, and also to the fact that we decided to don't serve per-cooked food....More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Cafe Camino used to be good. Since the latest new management, sad to say it has steadily deteriorated. I've been coming to Cafe Camino every Thursday afternoon for 3 or 4 years now and so I am perfectly privy to the demise of this once...More

1  Thank Daniele I
antonellovagabondo, team leader at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear customer, I would be lying saying that nothing is changed in the NEW Cafe Camino in the past year, in fact the new manager (here since last year) has inherited, what can not exactly be called an excellent situation from the previous management. About...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Came here last week for a spot of lunch and the special for the day was Mediterranean sausages served with mash and some kind of gravy. The sausages were so tasty. Coffee was pretty good also.

Thank buglady475
antonellovagabondo, team leader at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience here in the Cafe!! For future visits, do not hesitate to ask us what is the to day special... you would never know, the Mediterranean breeze might be back!!! Have a lovely day team leader Antonello

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went to a seminar. Paid £20 including food and coffee so no great expectations but the sandwiches were disappointing belonged belief. They looked great, lots of colour, clearly freshly made, but were tasteless. And some were of the most extraordinary combinations, one with a mushroom...More

1  Thank hugh106
AMcEdi, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Sorry about you disappointment with sandwiches, our brief was to have some vegan options available hence the mushroom variety. If you had let us known at the time we would have happily got the kitchen to whip a sandwich more to your liking.

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This is the most horrendous cafe I've ever eaten in. Myself, my other half and our two boys were all really disappointed. We ordered two breakfast, a soup (with stale bread) and a burger. The food is so bad. So bad. How can you mess...More

2  Thank Ejpolinski
AMcEdi, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Sorry to hear about the unsatisfactory visit you had to Cafe Camino recently, we wish you could have brought up some of your concerns on the day as then we would have been able to pinpoint the issues more readily and could have tried to...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a regular stop on our shopping trips to Edinburgh. The croissant & coffee are good. The lunches are fairly basic but wholesome, filling and tasty. The staff always seem to have a smile. What's not to like? It's not the most refined place...More

Thank Darius_J
Amanda M, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the review. Great that we are your refueling station for your shopping trips this end of town.

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Started going here on a regular basis whenever I am in the area. This place is a gem I have always had good service and the food and drinks are good value and good quality. It is not your bland multinational chain but has the...More

Thank FlamingoFleming
Amanda M, Manager at Cafe Camino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the review. Great to hear you like the service and think we are good value for money. Hope to see you again soon.

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even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegan Options
Good for
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Little King Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton & Calton
  • Neighbourhood: Broughton & Calton
  • Phone Number: +44 131 523 0102
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