Crudites and wee biscuits Blythe’s Verdict Our second foray into the world of Michelin starred lunching took us to The Kitchin. We’d previously lunched at their “sister” restaurant, Castle Terrace, where we’d been treated to some incredibly flavour-rich food, so expectations were set high. MJ was a little less slavishly prompt than usual, so I …

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Inside MJ’s Verdict I felt that our recent visit to Khublai Khan was made in the evening for two reasons. One: why not celebrate returning from Florence? And two: they offer a dinner meal that is something like all you can eat for a twenty. But regardless, we had to go…they served camel! I have …

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Outside MJ’s Verdict It was a sad, sad day a few months back when B and I planned to meet and have lunch at Berits and Browns near the top of Leith walk and discovered that it was no longer open. I had heard such great things about it from friends who absolutely loved the …

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Exterior MJ’s Verdict I’ve come to really enjoy these long Sunday walks with B and guests. Today, after a nice jaunt from my house to Mel and Milo’s, onwards to the cottaging spot at the end of the waterfront walk, and back again, we popped into Porto & Fi down on the shore. The sheer …

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pea and pancetta soup Blythe’s Verdict I think Leith Lynx might have taken the cake, with regards to January Deals. Their offer of a roast dinner for £2 certainly packed them in, yesterday. MJ and I were ready to eat, too, as we’d walked 14.73 miles, prior to getting there. Of course, I’ve visited before, …

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