Little Italy Barnacles n Bones did very good work from the police box at the rear entrance to John Lewis for a wee while, but has since moved on to bigger and better things, such as being one of the guiding lights at The Pitt.Box In its place has arisen a new trader called Little …

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Tea & Cake

Tea & Cake Regular guest quester Graham’s regular guest quests have got less regular since his return to tending principally to the personal outcomes of the people of Montrose rather than loafing around with me in Edinburgh.Exterior When the prospect of breakfast in Dundee with sir arose I jumped at the chance. Dr Google suggested …

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Ronaq

Ronaq I’d been aware of the branch of Ronaq, where the Far Pavilions traded for many years, and had it on the list for a visit at some stage. When I noticed their plan to open a city centre branch near the Arches on East Market Street I thought it was time to check them …

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Mamma Roma

Mamma Roma Although I’ve visited their sister bistro Mennato’s on quite a few occasions, I’d oddly not visited Mamma Roma before I popped in for a seasonally hungover lunch the other day.Exterior I was shown to a window table in the left half of their warm, carpetted dining room. I was left with the extensive …

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The Kilted Pig On a crisp Sunday morning with the prospect of Sunday lunch at The Ox later in the day, thoughts turned to a hearty breakfast to sustain me until mid afternoon.Exterior The sky was crystal clear so a brisk wander to build an appetite seemed like a good plan. I headed for Gorgie …

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