Holy Cow This was not my first visit to Holy Cow, the vegan cafe on Elder Street. I’d popped in a few months ago and been a little baffled by their approach to menu design which featured descriptions comparing their offering as vegan equivalents of bacon sandwiches, fish burgers and the like. Exterior I’d tried …

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Cafe 52 Springtime snow is always a joy so it was a delight to be engulfed in big flakes on a recent trip to Aberdeen. To avoid the worst of it, we ducked into Cafe 52 on The Green.Cullen skink I was joined today by Cath who was questing for the first time. I recall …

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Juice Warrior I’ve become a frequent visitor to the Arches at Waverley but I tend to focus on trips to Gannet & Guga and Baba Budan.Exterior I’ve somewhat overlooked the other places so moved to set that record straight with a trip to raw food specialist Juice Warrior. A simple chiller cabinet and counter place, …

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Henderson’s at Holyrood MJ’s Verdict On the day that Blythe and I wandered over to Henderson’s wee cafĂ© near Holyrood, I honestly could have been led anywhere. We were on a mission to be available while the actors were recorded reading the Echoes of the City stories and poems; very exciting!Exterior The place itself is …

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Honeycomb Tearoom February/March seems a popular time of year for cafes to open. In 2016 we had a little outcropping including Zest & Co and Strumpets, both of which happily celebrated their first anniversary and continue to thrive.Exterior This year I had a little spate of a new cafe followers with Twitter profiles mentioning “opening …

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