“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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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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Sea laver and egg soup I’ve visited Hongfu, before, but as it’s right across the road from my office, and I rather like the place, a return visit was always on the cards. Today was the day, not least because Gary had a roaring hangover, so was in desperate need of reviving sustenance. Situated in …

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Blythe’s VerdictKaren’s Unicorn easily wins the award for the most amusingly named restaurant we’ve visited, so far. It has built up quite a reputation for offering high-quality Chinese dishes, since it opened in late 2009. With MJ away in Istanbul, spending most of her time hopping between Europe and Asia, I was joined on today’s …

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Hong Fu Noodle Bar is just across the road from my work. I’ve walked past it countless times, and always thought, “I must try it.” When I was asked to recommend a place for a big group of friends, it seemed like the ideal opportunity to do just that. I recall being in the place …

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