It’s always rather nice to be invited to a tasting for the start of a new venture. The folks, Steve and Panos, behind The Steamie, invited us to sample some dishes from the new menu for their new place, a police box on Rose Street, which will showcase Greek street food.Lovely pitta MJ has a …

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The Third Man is another addition to Queensferry Street, providing a relaxed atmosphere for daytime dining. It joins Quattrozero, Hernandez & Co, and Pinocchio as fresh new places on this West End stretch.Exterior I was joined for this breakfast quest by Deborah, who previously quested to The Cambridge and the Bread Street Brasserie. I was …

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It’s always good to welcome a new place in to the Edinburgh lunch and dining fold, particularly when it has the commendable mission statement that The Pantry, newly opened on North West Circus Place, does.Exterior Seeking to showcase the best of the country’s produce in the heart of the city, it opened its doors on …

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Some days (although not very often), lunch just passes me by. This was somewhat true of today, although I did manage to grab a mug of really very enjoyable lentil soup, at the start of the meeting that I attended, which started around my usual dining time.Exterior Once the meeting was over, I was in …

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There are a number of sandwich places near the Shore that I’ve rather cruelly neglected, over the years, and Fleur’s Deli is one of them. The reason for this oversight is simply that the lunchtime takeaway from Domenico’s is so very outstanding, that until I amended my ways and sampled liberally of Edinburgh’s varied delights, …

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