The Persevere Although I’ve been living on Easter Road for over a year, I haven’t made much of a habit of attending its many pubs, bars and drinking establishments. But when a sign went up in the window of The Persevere proclaiming a two-course lunch for £7.95 I felt compelled to give it a go.Exterior …

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Desi Pakwan I visited Desi Pakwan just after it opened and was equal parts impressed by what I had and slightly baffled by the set-up. I was long overdue a revisit not least because on my first visit I had burger and chips as a main course which isn’t a traditionally sound way to judge …

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Mason’s Bakery I’d walked past the venerable baking institution that is Mason’s Bakery on a number of occasions, but I’d never previously found it open. This speaks solely of my forays in this neck of the woods being exclusively on a Sunday, though, as they’re open long hours besides that.Exterior I was in between larger …

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The Greenhouse – SADLY NOW CLOSED The Constitution Bar closed its doors for the final time a couple of months back after a good run serving punters on Constiution Street. Signs of a refit were almost immediate and before long signs went up proclaiming the new name as The Greenhouse. Exterior From the team behind …

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Cafe 130 It was exciting to see the famous Bacon Rolls Etc sign – first seen above Easter Road’s 275 Cafe – appear on an unassuming looking Duke Street shop-front. I was pleased to see the attached cafe open just a few weeks ago so popped in to give it an early look. Like on …

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