The re-launch of the marvellous mouthful that is The Caledonian, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel, has heralded the arrival of Chris and Jeff Galvin on the Edinburgh dining scene. I think it’s fair to say that Pompadour by Galvin, their fine-dining restaurant, has been the main focus in reviewers’ minds, over the last wee while, but …

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No1 Kebab used to be a regular stop off place for me on a Friday night, for post-pub grub following in-depth discussions of matters to state to conclude the working week.Exterior I’m less in the habit of Friday night drinking, these days, but do occasionally swing past after an evening out, on the rare occasions …

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After a trip to watch the new Bond film, Skyfall (which is very silly, indeed), a mob of us headed to Kampung Ali for a Malaysian-fuelled post-film analysis session.Roti The owners have kept some of the features, notably the elaborate ceiling, and layout of the previous Italian restaurant on these premises. The place is quite …

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I don’t think I’m alone in having become a little smitten with Lovecrumbs. However, as is regularly documented in the annals of the site, I’m not much of a sweet-tooth, and neither is MJ, so where others have been lured by their cake wardrobe, not least our esteemed colleagues at Cakequest, the appeal for me …

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The Fountain

Since its total overhaul, earlier in the year, The Fountain has been garnering some extremely positive reviews. And it’s easy to see why, as the place has a relaxed charm, and a menu full of well thought out dishes.Bar I was on a bit of an epic quest, today, so only had opportunity to sample …

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