Comet & Blitzen Bank conversions can take a number of iterations to clear the final vestiges of pinstripe suit and rolled up newspaper. The North West Circus Place home of consecutively Zanzero, Cafe Fish and Bistro Moderne has been a very tricky property in this regard.Exterior Latest to try their luck is a Christmas pop-up …

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Tiramisu – SADLY NOW CLOSED Where A Tasca used to trade, Tiramisu has recently taken over. The compact Easter Road premises and many of the nearby shops are subject to regular and frequent change so I was interested to see whether this new place showed signs of stickability.Exterior As the name suggests, the place is …

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La Quinta – SADLY NOW CLOSED A couple of doors down from Bia Bistrot, La Quinta has been plying its trade as a Spanish deli for a while. More recently, it added a cafe to draw people to linger there a little longer once purchases had been made. I popped in to see what was …

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2 Nice – SADLY NOW CLOSED I’d popped in to the 2 Nice cafe on Dalry Road on one of its first days of trading and been dazzled by its yellow and blue interior. I made a note to come back for a proper review visit once it’d had some time to bed in. Tea, …

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Scorchio Bites On the chilliest day of the season so far, I was in need of a lunchtime pick-me-up. I trotted aimlessly around the city centre and soon alighted upon the police box near the former site of the BHS cafe.Box It had once traded briefly as a souvlaki place called Pitta, but it didn’t …

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