The Blackbird is part of a chain of pubs for which I have little love. I’m not averse to visiting Treacle for a drink or two, but the food ain’t great. The food in Hamilton’s just about caused MJ to go on a killing spree, so it wasn’t the best news I’d heard when Blackbird …

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Vinyasa

Freshly opened on St Mary’s Street, Vinyasa is a smart new Indian, serving classic Bangladeshi and Indian fare. MJ had spotted it a few months back when they first had their “coming soon” signs up, and I’d been plotting a visit since it opened in January.Smart interior I was joined today by Gary, who knows …

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I’d managed to organise a very agreeable start to my week, this week. First up I had a meeting that rather enjoyably took place at Lovecrumbs. Then once that was finished, I toddled round the corner to the Traverse Theatre Bar, for a spot of lunch.Exterior Joining me today was Danielle, who most recently quested …

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I may have mentioned before that I’m a bit rubbish at taking advice. It must be at least a year since someone told me to pay Café Lucia, at the Festival Theatre, a visit. Better late than never, and all that.Interior It was a thoroughly miserable day as I battled the elements up the Bridges. …

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I’ve had my eye on the Blackcherry Café for a few weeks, as I’ve wandered past on my travels, a number of times. Today was the day, as I was in the mood for soup (as always) and a roll. The quaint little café has seating room for around a dozen or more patrons, with …

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