Bross Bagels

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Bross Bagels
105 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 8NP
  • Telephone 0131 629 4560
  • Food served Mon–Fri 8.30am–3pm; Sat/Sun 9am–4pm.
  • Email
  • Website brossbagels.com
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Bross Bagels

Portobello's brilliant bagel bakery now has a story on Leith Walk for all your bagel needs.

Eating & Drinking Guide

The 2019 edition of The List's Eating & Drinking Guide is out now – only £5.95 (+p&p).

The arrival of Bross Bagels on Leith Walk in June 2018 cemented their reputation as one of Edinburgh’s most talked about lunch spots – and rightly so. Hot bagels, a unique feature of the menu at this branch, include dynamic specials like the spicy Scot; haggis, chorizo, smoked applewood cheddar cheese and chili mayo. It’s a surprisingly intricate combination where heat and depth of flavour complement each other rather than wrestling for attention. The hungry vegan is a masterclass in jazzing up a classic, with chilli oil and rock salt bringing a touch of elegance to avocado and tomato. The seating area, where exposed brick and corrugated iron meets neon signs and comfy sofas, feels cool without trying too hard, creating a relaxed atmosphere.

The List's rating
7.8

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Ellen Renton visited Bross Bagels on 27 January 2019
  • High point: Simply brilliant bagels
  • Low point: Hectic takeaway queue
  • Notable dish: Chicken parm bagel
  • Average price: £7 (lunch)
  • Provides: Children's portions, Outdoor tables
  • Music on stereo: chilled electronic/dance
  • Capacity: 22 (6 outdoors)
  • Largest group: 0
  • Open since: 2018

Reviews & features

Eating & Drinking Guide Awards 2019: Edinburgh winners

16 Apr 2019

The List's annual food and drink award winners in Edinburgh include The Little Chartroom, Nauticus and Stuart McCluskey

The List's annual Eating & Drinking Guide has announced the winners of its Eating & Drinking Awards for 2019. With the publication of the guide's 26th annual edition, ten venues across Edinburgh and Glasgow have been highlighted by the reviewers…