On a brief tally up of our reviews, it seems that our amazing visit to Mithas, early on in our questing ways, has prejudiced us somewhat against further visits to what we fear may turn out to be inferior Indian places. My recent visit Kasturi did nothing to erode this practice. Prawn on puri After …

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Inside MJ’s Verdict I felt that our recent visit to Khublai Khan was made in the evening for two reasons. One: why not celebrate returning from Florence? And two: they offer a dinner meal that is something like all you can eat for a twenty. But regardless, we had to go…they served camel! I have …

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Freshly opened around a fortnight ago, Café Musa is the latest place (following on from the Whiski Rooms and Porto & Fi’s new branch) to take up residency along the North Bank Street stretch of the Mound. I’d noticed a tweet from them, earlier in the day, so decided to pop along and see how …

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Exterior March seems to be passing at an uneven rate of knots. It seems all slow-slow-quick-quick-slow, possibly because I’ve had a lot of stuff in the diary that just never seems to be arriving. One of these is a trip to Martin Wishart, that we’re now putting back until May; then there’s the looming prospect …

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Exterior Blythe’s Verdict Rarely have I enjoyed a lunch more than the one we had today at Artcafe Morita. It makes me smile just thinking about it, and the flavours of dishes linger long in the memory. But I’ve given you the punchline, without telling you the rest of the amusing story, so let me …

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