Cafe GPO Leith: Cookie Policy

As part of the new data protection laws we are required to inform you that we use ‘Cookies’ on Cafe GPO Leith website. Cookies are a common technology that helps us monitor information about our visitors to our website such as your behaviour between webpages. We fully respect the privacy rights of visitors to our website and we do not use cookies to store personal information about you, for further information view our privacy policy.

This Cookie Policy will provide you with full details as to the cookies we use and why they are required.


Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other mobile or handheld device (such as smartphones or tablets) as you browse Cafe GPO Leith website. They are used to improve your user experience by remembering when your computer or device accesses this website. This makes the interaction between you and our website faster and easier.

Cookies are essential for the effective operation of our website. Cookies are also used to improve our products and services to our customers to improve the overall website user experience.

Cookies can be disabled on your device at any time by adjusting your privacy options on the web browser you are using. By opting out of cookies your online browsing experience may be limited.


The main purposes for which cookies are used are:-

For technical reasons and to monitor website performance

To collate information about the visitor behaviour to our web pages

To understand browsing interests and to help you navigate our website to improve your browsing experience on the Cafe GPO Leith website

Remember information about your visit to the site

We do not use cookies to record or store personal information about you.


Session Cookies:
Session cookies are temporary and are deleted as soon as you close your browser.

Permanent Cookies:
Permanent cookies are stored after the browser is closed and can only be deleted when the cookie expires after 6 months or is removed by the user.

Third Party Cookies

Third parties are displayed on the Cafe GPO Leith website in order to track our visitors on our website and for social sharing. These third parties use their own cookies. Please note no personal information is stored or passed on to third parties and Cafe GPO Leith is not responsible for cookies on third party sites.

The following section details which third party cookies are used on our website:

Facebook – users can share the Cafe GPO Leith website content on Facebook. View Facebook privacy policy

Twitter – users can share tweets about the Cafe GPO Leith web pages. View Twitter privacy policy

Google Plus is a social network that is owned and operated by Google.  View Google privacy policy

Google Analytics – a trusted analytics solution to enable us monitor site usage and make improvements. View Google privacy policy

TripAdvisor – a trusted review website view TripAdvisor privacy policy


You can change your cookie setting by changing the privacy settings on the web browser you are using. Changing cookie settings may limit the functionality of the Cafe GPO Leith website. Please note that, if you do not wish to enable cookies you can still browse our website for research purposes.

We have listed popular browsers below:

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Internet Explorer


If you would like to learn more about cookies and the EU Directive, here are some useful links:

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit


We may change our cookie policy in the future. Please review this page regularly for any updates.

If you have any questions please contact us by email:

Last updated May 2018