Steampunk My lack of ability to get on a train to North Berwick to check out some of their cafes, bars and restaurants had reached embarrassing levels. Accordingly, when driving home from a splendid few days in the countryside of County Durham I took the opportunity to steer things towards a stop-off there for coffee …

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The Howff My travels took me to the little seaside haven of Port Seton on a crisply sunny Tuesday. I wasn’t sure quite what to expect from the place but I was pleased to find quite a few options for what I might shovel faceward.Exterior I settled upon a compact little cafe called The Howff …

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The Goth ExteriorOur Beer Man’s Verdict Undoubtedly one of the most picturesque pubs in Scotland – with an intriguing backstory – the Goth boasts a proud brewing heritage. Fowlers Ales were brewed on the premises of this historic Prestonpans establishment – and served on-site or taken away in jugs – until 1962. New brewing kit …

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