I had meetings at opposite ends of the town, today, so took the opportunity to stop for lunch somewhere in between. Whereas I thought that might be Stockbridge, it ended up being Dublin Street, with a trip to The Magnum, a smart pub on the corner of Albany Street.Exterior The pub is of the traditional …

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Blythe’s Verdict There was a time when Lunchquest was dominated by a carefully crafted plan of attack, which often involved restaurant reservations made months in advance. These days, for one reason or another, we’re taking things as they come, a little more. This often leads us to interesting new places, and this was how things …

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Blythe’s Verdict Well, it’s a wee while since we wrote about a venerable Edinburgh institution, with Bar Napoli or Jolly possibly the last victims, but tonight a true gem of Edinburgh Indian royalty found its way under the microscope of our consideration. Kebab Mahal is a lo-fi legend, offering mountainous portions of Indian homestyle cooking. …

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MJ’s Verdict Today in an afternoon of pre-book-festian merriment we popped along to the Edinburgh Larder Bistro on Alva Street to give their lunchtime set menu a go. The place itself is stylish with open stone walls and a raised back room with a clear-ish covered roof that allows for a lot of natural light …

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Tropeiro

Regular guest quester Gary had been on at me to pay Tropeiro a visit, since his recent trip there. Today proved to be the perfect opportunity to satisfy this request, as I had a little time in between meetings in the west.Interior For those uninitiated in the ways of churrascaria (which included me within that …

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