Edinburgh’s finest 

specialist French Deli


Bonjour! Welcome to Karine’s Epicerie Fine, Edinburgh’s specialist French delicatessen and coffee shop.

We offer a wide range of cheese, meats, pâte, French bread, wine, coffee, and fresh foods. We welcome you to come and visit to try an amazing selection of French foods. You can relax and unwind with fresh croissant and a cup of Karine’s special blend coffee.

Karine, originally from Bordeaux, has developed a unique French atmosphere in the heart of Edinburgh. You’ll find French music, singing, and lots of happy faces which creates a very special atmosphere.

Discover our fabulous French cheeses

Goat’s Cheese

Earthy and tangy flavours with a sharp pop

Cow’s Cheese

Creamy textured cheeses that hold their shape

Ewe’s Cheese

Delicate and creamy with gentle flavours

Blue Cheeses

Mould-ripened cheeses with pungent salty, piquant flavours

Luxury French Hampers

A gourmet gift for a special person. Choose from four luxury hampers packed with delicious products from specialist French artisans.


Our Delicatessen

We import cheese direct from France, lots of them unique to Karine’s Deli. We also offfer charcuterie, hand made Pâté, Rillette, Saucisson, Bayonne ham and lots more that fills the del counter. You can sample and taste with Karine and her team. We’ll help you put together a cheese platter for any occasion.

Our Café

Small, cozy and warm, serving a selection of gourmet French sandwiches, warm croissants with melted cheese and ham, Croque monsieur, macaron, chouquette and Karine’s special blend coffee which has been roasted locally to complement the wide range of freshly baked patisserie and cakes.