Dersim It had been a long day and I was ready for bed. I needed a quick and dirty feed, though, so headed to Dersim on Dalry Road, after briefly considering a Sombrero burrito then thinking better of it.Exterior Dersim has been here for a good while but I think tonight’s visit was my first. …

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Sombrero Eastern Cuisine had been my go-to late night Chinese option for many years, so I was sad to see it close down, a few months back. It has recently been replaced by Sombrero, a Mexican takeaway open until 1am. Exterior In full realisation that this is a place I’m likely to frequent when much …

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GY Chinese Takeout After a long day of celebrating that had concluded with far too much wine, I was still feeling remarkably together and just about capable of eating something, so toddled towards Marchmont for reasons that were not entirely clear to me at the time or since.Exterior After encountering a couple of places that …

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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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Fazeli’s Deli – SADLY NOW CLOSED I had intended to finally check out the Bad Tempered Baker on today’s early morning visit to Leith, but it was sadly closed for the day. Instead I headed to nearby Fazeli’s Deli for the required breakfast snackage.Exterior A compact little cafe more suited to takeaway than sitting in, …

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