Strumpets I wrote about Strumpets shortly after it opened and was very pleased with their coffee, awarding them five stars. Exterior At the time their food offering was solely sweet, so I figured my reviewing work here was done, but over recent months they’ve added quiches and salads, then for winter they’re serving daily changing …

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Nanna Flo’s Bakery Morrison’s Bakery has been through various different guises down the years and my previous review highlights some of the exploits I’ve enjoyed while supping on their baked goods.Exterior The latest owners have changed the name in honour of their gran, so it was to Nanna Flo’s Bakery that I made my first …

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Mercat Bar & Kitchen The Mercat Bar & Kitchen on West Maitland Street has been trading in many different guises for quite a while. Their latest incarnation seems to have food as a strong focus so I popped in to check it out.Exterior Their daytime menu offers a very broad selection including starters, sandwiches, salads …

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Bar Burrito Bar Burrito has transitioned from the Pinto brand to an expansion of their presence in Edinburgh over the past wee while. I popped into their Shandwick Place branch to try their wares.Exterior As regular readers will know, I’m indifferent to burritos and hadn’t much enjoyed my visit to this shop when it was …

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Forage & Chatter It’s sometimes good to visit places quite quickly after they open, but I tend to avoid opening nights as far as possible. Thinking Forage & Chatter, the new occupants of the site that was previously home to the Edinburgh Larder Bistro, had been open for a week I booked an early evening …

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