Munchy Box Quest! Central menuMunchy boxes. A Glasgow or west coast invention, I think. A pizza box filled with…all manner of things. They span the chipshop, the Indian, the Chinese takeaway and possibly beyond. They are often judged by quantity rather than quality. The challenge I’d set myself was simple: find the best box in …

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Dan’s Plate 1Dan’s Verdict This latest Lunchquest with Blythe was evidence that he will leave no stone unturned when it comes to giving the restaurants and cafes of Edinburgh a fair crack of the whip before reaching his verdict. I, on the other hand, was a bit nervous heading in to the “Hot Flame World …

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With our recent review of Dario’s still fresh in my mind, I thought I’d finally put pen to paper on a topic that has been nagging away at me for years and one of the few remaining areas where I think the Edinburgh food scene is quite weak – late night dining. For one reason …

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ExteriorI awoke with a strange longing for fried goods, this morning, so thought I’d take myself up the road to Café Plus, a glass-fronted greasy spoon, which, though it has had the occasional name change, has been a constant on Bread Street, for as long as I can remember. The shop is quite narrow, but …

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Baguette Express is something of a local success story. Having started life with one shop in East Lothian, then expanded to a small chain of five shops, based in Edinburgh (Gorgie), Musselburgh, Tranent, Hawick, and Galashiels, bright sparks the Stenhouse brothers have grown it into a national chain of franchise stores, across the UK.Exterior Occupying …

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