Earthy Foods, Portobello

19-21 Windsor Place, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2AJ
Open Mon-Sat: 09.00-18.00, Sun: 10.00-17.00
(0131) 344 7930

Just a shop at this Earthy Foods in Portobello (for now), but the branch manager and assistant manager here are both long-term vegans. Tips on vegan baking a speciality at Earthy Portobello as the manager here used to run the Ms Cupcake vegan bakery in London. Disabled access.

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.

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”