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Celebrating the 130th anniversary of <BR/> our founder, Alfonso Crolla 1889

"V&C is a national treasure"
Scotland the Best

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Wine Buyers Summer Selection
This week our wine buyers have put together a selection of six delicious wines well worth looking at. Among which we offer: Fruit-driven, spicy Valpolicella Classico, our acclaimed Pinot Grigio Ramato and a new discovery, Zibibbo Vitese. Was: £97.64 Offer: £84.99 ** Offer ends 10am 19/07/2019
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Top Edinburgh restaurants and wine bars
We are thrilled to announce that in his debut article for Decanter Magazine, Peter Ranscombe (Thank you!!) has named Valvona & Crolla as one of his wine highlights of Edinburgh!
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Graduation 2019

Celebrate this proud day with a meal in our Caffè Bar. After years of studying and hard work this evening should be the ideal way to relax and celebrate this achievement.

Receive a congratulatory complimentary glass of V&C Prosecco for each guest with every booking. Simply quote ‘GRADOFF19’ when making a reservation.

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A home away from home
“Valvona & Crolla, one of the original Italian Delis of Britain, thriving and growing”

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From humble beginnings...
Our Chairman, Cav. Philip Contini joined Valvona & Crolla in full time employment on Monday 17th May 1971, 48 years ago. First pay packet on Saturday 22nd May? £17.

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Pre-Theatre Menu
Take the hassle out of your evening by booking a table with us before the show. Our Caffe Bar is a five-minute walk from the Edinburgh Playhouse, offering a delicious selection of Italian cuisine.
2 courses £16 | 3 courses £20
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Great British Food Award 2019
We are thrilled and humbled to be shortlisted for Scottish Best Independent Food Retailer for the Great British Food Awards. We would so appreciate your vote in this, our 85th anniversary. 
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V&C is recruiting
Join our team of enthusiastic and professional staff. Variety of positions available as we recruit for summer and beyond.

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The Directors Recommend
We have new products coming in all the time from UK, Italy and rest of Europe.
Our stock is always changing, bringing in new vintages & harvests, seasonal specialities & exciting new producers. 
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From market stall to dot com, we now serve the nation from our original premises in Edinburgh.
We are Scotland's oldest Delicatessen and Italian Wine Merchant; one of Europe's original Specialist Food Shops, founded in 1934. From our humble beginnings, serving the fledgling immigrant Italian community in old Edinburgh, we now list food products and wines from around the world, and supply the entire UK with an efficient, speedy delivery system that boasts a next-day service to 90% of the population.
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