It continues to be a source of slight confusion to me that Café Casablanca is, as far as I’m aware, Edinburgh’s only Moroccan restaurant. It was with considerable pleasure, then, that I heard about City of Avalon, a few months ago, when they did their first pop-up evening at Freeman’s. I wasn’t able to make …

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It’s rather curious that Edinburgh has so few Moroccan restaurants. Aside from Cafe Casablanca, the Moroccan cafe on Leith Walk that I visited, today, I can’t think of a single other one.Exterior That’s not to say that the influence of Morocco isn’t felt. There are many places serving tagine dishes, Union of Genius regularly showcases …

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