My morning meeting ran over, today, so it was somewhere around 1:40pm before I got a chance to escape for my lunchtime victuals. It seemed entirely fitting, in the circumstances, that I head for Ravenous on Dundas Street.Exterior The place is just about at the outer edges of my lunchtime scope, but a brisk walk …

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It’s a while since we’ve visited one of the big chains (La Tasca’s modest 70 outlet chain, aside), to see whether their popular offerings really stack up, so today we turned our attention to Subway, the purveyor of “Eat Fresh” sandwiches.Exterior Since it first opened its doors in Connecticut in 1965, Subway’s franchise model has …

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On this glorious day, to follow a day of terrifying thunder and lightning, my lunchtime adventures took me along Rose Street to Social Bite. MJ had spotted this place, the other day, and had been throwing strong hints that she’d like to pay it a visit.Exterior Social Bite is a social business. Their website, www.social-bite.co.uk, …

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Here’s a little review for the lunch we had at Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre, the other day. I’ve written more substantially about it over on Total Food Geeks, as it fit in with this month’s theme of Unexpected Finds, rather perfectly.Soup, baguette, and salad Auchingarrich is just a mile or two outside Comrie, set in the …

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I’m starting to lose track of the days of the week. It’s remarkable that I’ve managed to keep on top of things for this long, as Edinburgh in August can be a bloody confusing place to be.Interior I suppose it was only fair that I lost a little of one basic skill, though, as today …

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