Cult Espresso I’ve been a huge fan of Cult Espresso since it opened back in 2014. Their coffee is excellent, the service is always friendly and knowledgeable, and the food really solid, showcasing a number of local favourites like Union of Genius and Manna House.Interior In the last few months, they’ve been looking to shift …

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Piece Cafe Buried away in the midst of offices and student accommodation, Piece Cafe is one of a small chain of four sandwich places in Glasgow, with the brand having been trading since 2008. Exterior Their stated intention is to elevate the humble sandwich to greatness. This was my first exposure to their wares on …

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Picnics Much like the nearby Edinburgh Bakehouse, I’d walked past Picnics on a number of occasions, but usually late on weekend afternoons when it was closed. I found myself in this part of town and in need of a quick bite so stopped by.Exterior A pretty routine little sandwich counter space, the friendly owner greeted …

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Cafe Amalfi – SADLY NOW CLOSED I’d spotted Cafe Amalfi on a couple of trips to Morningside market, which is held just across the road in the Merlin’s car park. When in the neighbourhood once more, although not on a market day, I popped in to give it a try.Exterior A compact little space with …

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Maialino I was looking back at some old reviews, the other day, and one stood out as having missed the mark fairly substantially, particularly given it’s a place that has featured in our Guide to Edinburgh, frequently.Interior counter I speak of Maialino on William Street, which I reviewed shortly after it opened, but has since …

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