On my wanderings, this lunchtime, I came upon West Nicholson Street, and with it a nice seam of fresh places for me to try. Beetlejuice caught my eye, so I decided to pop in and see what they had to offer.Exterior The place is a little café space, with room for a dozen or so …

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There’s nothing quite like the exquisite joy of starting the week with an 8.30am dental appointment. However, what that meant, on this occasion, was that by 8:50am I had been given a clean bill of dental health and advised not to return for six months. In addition, I was now in need of a hearty …

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I’ve walked past Foodies at Holyrood, on a number of occasions, and whilst it’s very close to my office, as the crow flies, the walk between the two locations is either highly circuitous, or it involves hiking up and down Jacob’s Ladder (or Regent Road Park), which isn’t the most enjoyable lunchtime pursuit.Exterior I managed …

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For someone who makes recommendations about where to eat in Edinburgh, I sometimes have a hard time quickly acting upon the recommendations’ of others. This is not least because my dining habits are governed by the twin forces of an excel spreadsheet which lists a selection of the places I haven’t yet visited, and a …

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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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