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Twelve Triangles

90 Brunswick Street www.twelvetriangles.co.uk 0131 629 4664 The people behind Lovecrumbs (see right) are at work at Twelve Trianges, a bakery specialising in homemade doughnuts – and they’re the bes...

Mademoiselle Macaron

22 Grindlay Street www.mademoisellemacaron.co.uk 0131 228 4059 Tucked away behind the Usher Hall and right next to the Lyceum, this is a good place to pick up a gourmet sweet treat for your next sho...
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Grams

16 Clifton Terrace www.gramsedinburgh.com 0131 337 3599 Grams, close to Haymarket Station, is not just for health nuts. Owner Lewis Gill infuses every dish with delicious flavours, all of which happ...

Artisan Cheesecakes

www.artisancheesecakes.com 104 Bruntsfield Place Bruntsfield has no shortage of small cafés bursting with sweet and savoury goodies, but Artisan Cheesecakes has carved out a reputation as one of the ver...
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Tigerlily

125 George Street www.tigerlilyedinburgh.co.uk 0131 225 5005 This boutique hotel, bar and restaurant oozes style. After a day at the Book Festival or at the nearby Assembly Rooms, a luxurious aftern...

The Colonnades

Signet Library, Parliament Square www.thesignetlibrary.co.uk 0131 226 1064 If you’re looking to indulge in a lavish afternoon tea the oldfashioned way, this is the place to go. The wonderfully styli...
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Mimi’s Bakehouse

63 The Shore www.mimisbakehouse.com 0131 555 5908 Three-tiered stands filled with a beautiful array of golden scones, scrumptious tray bakes, cupcakes and pavlovas as well as some great sarnies make...
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Eteaket

41 Frederick Street www.eteaket.co.uk 0131 226 2982 If you fancy afternoon tea without the fancy fluff, Eteaket is the place to go. That’s not to say it’s sub par – quite the opposite. The relaxed a...