Gaia is a family-run Italian Delicatessen and Cafe in the middle of Leith Walk, Edinburgh, offering Italian specialities, and healthy, freshly made panini, salads, cold meats, soup and refreshments.

Italian Ham, Cheeses, Sausage, Cold Meat, Pasta, Biscuits and Pastries are stocked in the delicatessen, as well as a range of Italian soft drinks and fruit juice.

For the cafe, a range of appetising salads and sandwich fillings are on display, to eat in or take away, all made from freshly made, wholesome ingredients. Service is warm and friendly, and the coffee is recommended, by Gaia's own customers,as the best in town!

Whether popping in to the deli for a delicious snack, food shopping for a luxurious Italian buffet at home, or simply lounging on the sofa in the window with a coffee, watching the world go by, Gaia Italian Delicatessen is the place to go

Gaia is now open for dinners from tuesday to friday until 8:30 pm


Todays Specials

Soup of the Day - Lentil and mix vegetables


Pasta of the Day -

pasta alla norma

crema di funghi and truffle aroma




Parmigiana of aubergines


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