InteriorRussell’s Verdict On an unnaturally sunny afternoon in Edinburgh, I met a friend for a little Mexican-fusion munching, after having heard good things about Bodega and having ordered takeaway from there once before. This is a look-carefully-or-you’ll-miss-it venue which seats about 15 patrons to capacity, so getting a table is (without a reservation) in the …

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ExteriorOur Beer Man had been to visit The Black Fox, shortly after they’d opened their doors, and reported a few issues. In good spirit, the management had responded, kept us up to date with some improvements they’d been making, and invited us in to give the revised offering a try. We declined the offer of …

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Russell’s Verdict A buzzing bar-cum-eatery half way down Easter Road, The Mash Tun offers decent real ales and a variety of weekday food deals to satisfy hungry patrons. Living locally, we’ve dropped in a few times before as it has plenty of seating and provided tasty options when we didn’t feel like cooking.Exterior This is …

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ExteriorIf there’s one aspect of Edinburgh restaurant provision that our site has become less focussed on, in recent times, it’s fine dining. We’ve still never been to Number One, the Pompadour, 21212, Aizle and a bunch of others, and it’s ages since we visited Castle Terrace, the Kitchin and the Plumed Horse. This is partly …

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Daniel’sWelcome to August in Edinburgh; the crazy month of Festival joy. We start proceedings in Leith. After debuting the grubcrawl in Leith just a few weeks back, when the opportunity presented itself to give it another spin we jumped at the chance. We were joined by Our Beer Woman, for the duration, then Craig from …

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