Newest Review: ... of vegan cheeses - mostly cheeses I couldn't find anywhere else I would be able to find in Real Foods. They weren't that much ... more
... more expensive than if I'd bought them in any other health food shop. However when it comes to their other foods and items I have to say they ARE expensive.
Now we all know that these health food shops inflate their prices because usually they are small chains and Real Foods is an independent store and while they have two shops in Edinburgh you could hardly say they are competing in the same realms as Tesco or Sainsbury's, so up the prices go in order for these businesses to make a profit and survive. I sti...more
I'm going to write this review about the Real Foods flag ship store on Broughton Street, as that's the shop I have experience of, there is another shop in the Lothian Road area of Edinburgh, but I haven't been there personally so I'll keep my focus on the flag ship store.
Real Foods bill themselves as Scotland's biggest organic retailer, they also promote fair trade, vegetarian, vegan and 'natural' foods. As well as foods they also sell products; cruelty free make-up that hasn't been tested on animals, shampoos, detergents, cake mixes and the like. They also provide a delivery service to customers living locally in Edinburgh.
As you enter the store ...
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