GrassRoots Health

20 Lochrin Buildings, Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NB
Open Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 10.00-18.00; Sat, Sun: 09.00-19.00 ​
(0131) 281 8628

GrassRoots Health is a shop cum cafe in Tollcross and a handy place to pick up Cool Jerk vegan pies or vegan donuts supplied by the Doughnut Family. Its primary purpose is to offer their own brand of specialist products including a range of cruelty free plant based soaps, shampoos, lotions and nutritional supplements.

Real Foods, Tollcross

8 Brougham Street, Edinburgh EH3 9JH
Open Mon-Fri 08.00-20.00, Sat 09.00-18.00, Sun 10.00-17.00
(0131) 228 1201

The smaller of the two shops belonging to Edinburgh’s largest retailer of health and wholefood products, much of which is organic. They have a very good range of organic bread, for which all ingredients are listed. They are leading the way in stocking and clearly presenting a range of vegan and organic alcohol.

Real Foods, Broughton Street

37 Broughton Street, EDINBURGH EH1 3JU
Open Mon-Fri 08.00-21.00, Sat 9.00-18.30, Sun 10.00-18.00
(0131) 557 1911

Edinburgh’s largest retailer of health and wholefood products, much of which is organic. They have a very good range of organic bread, for which all ingredients are listed. They are leading the way in stocking and clearly presenting a range of vegan and organic alcohol.

Pillars of Hercules Farm Shop

Pillars of Hercules, Falkland, Fife KY15 7AD
Open Mon-Sun: 09.00-18.00
(01337) 857749

Award winning organic farm shop and vegetarian cafe just outside Falkland in Fife. Excellent range of fruit, vegetables and wholefoods. They also offer a vegetable box delivery service. See web site for more information.

One World Shop

25 Nicolson Square, Edinburgh EH8 9BX
Open Mon-Sat: 10.00-17.30, Sun: 12.00-17.30
(0131) 667 8323

The One World Shop is currently operating away from its usual home under St. John’s church at the west end while refurbishment work takes place there.  Since it started trading in 1984, the shop’s aim is to reduce poverty in poor areas of the world through trading fairly. They sell foods and gifts which are … Continue reading “One World Shop”

New Leaf Co-op

23 Argyle Place, EDINBURGH EH9 1JJ
Open Mon-Fri 9.30-19.00, Sat 10.00-18.00
(0131) 228 8548

This shop has been running for many years as a workers’ co-operative. There is a spices alcove (a section with loose herbs and spices that people can take as much as they want in their own containers or in plastic/paper bags provided by the shop), a whole section with loose wholefoods (grains, beans, dried fruit, muesli, … Continue reading “New Leaf Co-op”

Holland & Barrett, The Gyle

Unit 11 Gyle Centre, Gyle Avenue, Edinburgh EH12 9JR
Open Mon-Fri: 08.30-20.00 (open till 21.00 on Thu), Sat: 08.30-19.00, Sun: 09.00-18.30
(0131) 281 5622

Located at the Gyle shopping centre on the western edge of the city, this is one of the seven branches of this national chain in Edinburgh.