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Espresso Mondo - CLOSED

116 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
30 Oct 2014
“Mon”
27 Apr 2014
“Great food! Great service!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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116 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2014

Nice place to be and quick in and out in the restaurant. Food was good too. and grab what ever we could see in the menu as we wanted to go for sightseeing.

Thank SpireHouse
Reviewed 28 April 2014

I was wandering the streets of Old Town searching for a quick bite to eat when I happened upon Espresso Mondo. It's a very casual hole-in-the-wall deli with a table and maybe six seats at a side counter and at the window. I wanted a...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 20 January 2014

This is a great place to have coffee. The place has a very nice decor and a great atmosphere. The music is not too loud so you can have a normal conversation. Haven't tried the food, though, but the coffee is very good.

Thank Allfa
Reviewed 11 January 2014

I will not dwell on this, as I never think a terrible review is always useful, but I have to pass on a salutary warning about this place: when you ask for vegetarian chilli, you do not expect that it comes buried under a heap...More

Thank MikeDickson
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Have had lunch and dinner here - it is informal the food is nice and the wine is pretty cheap by the glass (not a big selection but it is really a coffee house in a great location)

Thank MarquisofCaribas
Reviewed 10 December 2013

My wife and I visited this cafe for a quick lunch, 25 minutes later our two plates of soup of the day had not turned up, no prompting of the staff made any difference. What selection could be simpler? The toilets were filthy, the table...More

1  Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 26 November 2013

I used to come here often for lunch but my friends and I had our last meal here as the food is terrible. There used to be so many yummy things on the menu but it's really limited now. They had also run out of...More

Thank nay001
Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

Our last day in Edinburgh and we stopped by this lovely place :) lovely staff, food so fresh and so a crummy. Thank you to the staff at Espresso Mondo for making our anniversary ♥

Thank elly1786
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Stopped in here for brunch before we headed out for a day of sightseeing. Service isn't the best - we wondered around the place for a good bit before anyone greeted us, even though they weren't very busy. Coffee seems to be hit or miss....More

Thank meggiehoke
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Disappointed really. They advertise good coffee. And the coffee IS pretty good, but my Latte was too light and airy. Good coffee needs a good barista... At least then pour your lattes on a scale like so many high street coffee shops. I didn't order...More

Thank Renate K
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Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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  • Address: 116 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
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