Blythe’s Verdict Lunchquest’s tie man, Phil from www.tieclub.co.uk, has been on at me to pay Wok and Wine a visit for a good wee while. I even had the singular joy of his mother echoing this sentiment a hundred fold at Phils’s recent engagement party (congratulations again, Sandra and Phil). So, when MJ and I …

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This Sunday saw Edinburghers indulging in an array of passions. Some, and many of the Edinburgh food enthusiasts, were at the Foodies Festival in Inverleith Park. Some were in the stadium at Easter Road, while others watched in many pubs, as the drama of the first Edinburgh derby of the new football season unfolded. Others …

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Tucked away on the corner of Montgomery Street and West Montgomery Place is Café Renroc, a bright and stylish little café bar. With beautiful cornicing and a chic blend of dark floors, white walls and light wood tables, it’s a perfect little summer hangout spot, and truly one of the bonniest wee places in the …

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Thankfully, I’m now over my phase of running towards Indian restaurants on warm, sunny days. It did serve its purpose, though, as I did very much enjoy our visits to the Dhabba and the Spice Pavilion. But I digress.Interior Today, I headed for Broughton Street for lunch with my friend, Gerry. We chose the Olive …

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With Edinburgh firmly in the throes of festival reverie, it was rather nice to find a lovely, new place to visit, today. What’s more the place in question is right across from my office, so has a good chance of becoming a regular haunt.Exterior From the folks behind Thistle Street’s excellent Bon Vivant comes Pep …

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