Art and Vintage

Art and Vintage
3 Lyne Street, Edinburgh, EH7 5DN
  • Telephone 0131 652 2433
  • Opening times Tue–Fri 8.30am–5.30pm; Sat 9am–5pm; Sun 10am–5pm; closed Mon.
  • Food served Tue–Fri 8.30am–5.30pm; Sat 9am–5pm; Sun 10am–5pm. Closed Mon.
  • Average price £6.50 (lunch)
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  • Website artandvintage.co.uk
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Art and Vintage

Shop, art gallery and café serving healthy seasonal food, home baking and coffee plus interesting vintage finds and contemporary art works.

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Setting up shop in a resurgent Abbeyhill, Art and Vintage was opened by a chef/artist duo looking for a way to pursue their shared passions. Inside, it’s bright but cosy, with formica tables and original artwork on the walls. Food-wise, there’s a breakfast menu, daily specials, soup and sandwiches, all made in-house. Colourful salad plates are piled high with veggies, pickles and slaw, all full of flavour and well-seasoned. The home baking is great, including a stem ginger and orange cake with tangy icing, a great match for coffee from Edinburgh Tea and Coffee in Portobello. Part café, part art gallery and part vintage shop, the latter offers a selection of pieces from late Victorian to mid-century, including glassware, ceramics and kitchenalia. Evening dinners and events with local makers and artists all strengthen a commitment to promoting an independent spirit in this part of Edinburgh.

  • High point: Tasty, great value food in relaxed surroundings
  • Low point: Mid-century modern geeks may need to watch their wallets
  • Notable dish: Salad plate with chicken
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Playlist of jazz, blues, funk and soul.
  • Capacity: 24 (8 outdoors)
  • Largest group: Whole venue can be booked for events - 24 no. seated.
  • Open since: 2016