We’ve had Nanyang on our scope for a good few weeks, but we haven’t been too successful in tracking down a suitable time for a visit. We’d hoped to let our friend Chris, who’s from Malaysia, guide us through the menu with her expert eye. Exterior However, when our friend Tracey visited the other day …

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Blythe’s Verdict With the opening of Yummytori, just a few weeks ago, the area around Lothian Road has further strengthened its case for being considered as Edinburgh’s “noodle district”. We’ve previously reviewed the excellent Kanpai, taken a trip to the popular Wagamama, and then there is newly opened Njoi, the Meadowood Café, the Rainbow Arch, …

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“Edinburgh institution” is probably a term we overuse a little, but surely for Edinburgh’s oldest Chinese restaurant, with us since 1956, the term seems somewhat appropriate. The fact that I’d never previously visited was somewhat remiss of me, so I set about rectifying that.Interior I’d spent the early part of the evening helping out with …

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My morning meeting ran over, today, so it was somewhere around 1:40pm before I got a chance to escape for my lunchtime victuals. It seemed entirely fitting, in the circumstances, that I head for Ravenous on Dundas Street.Exterior The place is just about at the outer edges of my lunchtime scope, but a brisk walk …

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After yesterday’s poor show at Subway, a review which did not go down well with my sister and niece, both of whom swear that the very sandwich I tried is a sure fire winner (though apparently the Subway in Stockbridge is the best place to sample it), I thought I’d let the world of hot …

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