The quest for breakfast roll perfection took me to Café Fresco, on Morrison Street, today. I’d clocked the place, a few weeks ago, and noticed from their board, outside, that bacon rolls were available.Exterior Their signage, today, promised some quite good value, as both a bacon roll and a double espresso were priced at £1.50, …

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It’s not always fair to judge a place by its name, but in the case of somewhere called Speedy Sandwiches, I think it’s reasonable to expect two things: sandwiches; and rapid service. On today’s visit, both boxes were ticked, admirably.Speedy Sandwiches This was another breakfast quest, as I was once more taking advantage of our …

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My acute observation skills were once more to the fore, the other day, when I originally attempted to find BaGet Stuffed, after MJ had spotted it from the bus. I ended up at Bonnington’s after walking clean past my intended stop. I questioned its existence, but was reassured that its lack of observable presence was …

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I have been trying, with limited success, to visit the Sicilian Pastry Shop for a wee while. On my most recent attempt, I was waylaid by Café 9. I took extreme measures, today, by walking a completely different route, past a number of establishments that I knew I’d already reviewed. Even then, I was almost …

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My chums Patrick and Mina, along with young quester Ayla, have been frequenting the William Street eateries on their recent visit to Edinburgh, with enjoyable stops at Nikki’s and Herbie. I’d visited the former, but not the latter, so decided to rectify that anomaly, on an early morning stop.Exterior A simply appointed takeout place, the …

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