Carington Mouse’s Larder – SADLY NOW CLOSED When I heard somewhere called Carington Mouse’s Larder was opening I was intrigued. When I investigated further it was lovely to find that it was the first business from a couple of familiar faces, Carey and Daryll, who had been on the staff at Hemma when we first …

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Dine Thyme Where CJ’s then LB’s used to trade on Brunswick Street, a new place, Dine Thyme, has taken up residence. On a rather grim Thursday, I popped in to see what was what.Exterior The premises are very compact indeed with space for just two seats in the window near the counter. Most of their …

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Five Degrees – SADLY NOW CLOSED Sunday wanderings took me to Bruntsfield, a few days back, but I wasn’t quite sure where to lunch. After a major bout of indecision, I eventually alighted upon Five Degrees, a new cafe just round the corner from Katie’s Diner. I popped in to give it a look.Interior Promising …

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Café Bellina I was sad to see Bites had closed down, as it was a reliable little takeout place. The arrival of Café Bellina in the same Elm Row premises did look quite exciting, though, so I popped in for an early visit.Exterior I actually visited twice on successive days, not entirely because it was …

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The Sandwich Hub The day was bright as I wandered aimlessly, catching the odd Pokemon but otherwise unencumbered by workaday concerns. I alighted upon the Sandwich Hub on Dundee Street and thought it looked a good spot for required breakfast fare.Exterior The place seemed popular with the local building trade. The prevailing ‎fashion was hard …

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