Turkish Carry Out After my reluctant exploration of burritos made another mediocre stop at Bar Burrito, I wasn’t really in the mood for another any time soon. However, when I found myself on Easter Road I remembered that regular guest quester Gary had often extolled the merits of the wraps at the nearby Turkish Carry …

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Dreadnought

Dreadnought The Halfway House – on the fringes of Leith and Newhaven – wasn’t a pub I had ever visited but it is euphemistically described online as “a bit rough round the edges”.Exterior So I didn’t mourn its demise and wasn’t especially excited about it re-opening under new ownership. However, promising signs started to emerge …

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The Elbe Room I’d heard a few rumours that the Elbe Room was doing good work and had consequently had it on my list for a visit for a wee while. On a day that brought a chill to the bone, I had the opportunity to pop in.Exterior The location is just slightly out of …

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Spilt Milk Social Club EspressoIn the entrance way to the Music Base recording studios and rehearsal space, the Spilt Milk Social Club has recently opened. On a rare early morning visit to Leith I popped in for a visit. The place radiates Shoreditch chic in a way that completely fits a musical creative space. I …

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Magna Hungaria Things I enjoy a lot: new restaurants that bring a cuisine not otherwise represented in the city. Things I really like: when those restaurants are a really quirky and rewarding insight into a culture that we don’t perhaps encounter so much in our workaday existences.Exterior sign Examples of this that I recall include …

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