Whilst strolling through the New Town with the vague intention of grabbing some lunch at Lezzetli’s Dundas Street outlet, I came across French Press, recognised the name as a place where Total Food Geeks’ Georgia had visited, the other day, so decided to pay it a visit. Open since Good Friday, French Press is a …

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More by luck than design, it turned out that I was in Glasgow in perfect time for lunch, today. I’d asked the Twittersphere for a Glasgow recommendation, but was met with resounding silence, so I headed for the Merchant City to try Gandolfi Fish, which I’d spotted last time I was out for a drink …

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InteriorAs we enter the early days of autumn, there’s nothing quite like a couple of hearty dishes to buck up your spirits and return you to face the perils of a Monday afternoon with renewed vim and vigour. Notionally, I was going to look for this pick-me-up at the Tailend, but the intense dreariness of …

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Outside MJ’s Verdict It was really good to get back into the walking with Blythe since our wee trek from London to Brighton (62 Miles) is a mere 2 weeks away. We wandered for a while with the general goal of having lunch at the Antiquary pub in St Stephen’s Street in Stockbridge. After scoffing …

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The view With the prospect of our London to Brighton walk looming large, the time for lengthy training walks is over, and we’re at the stage of fine tuning our precision walking muscles. To that end, I had a little Saturday morning jaunt to Cramond. I stopped off for a mid-morning cuppa at the Cramond …

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