The Pastry Section I was in two minds when a place called the Pastry Section opened on Raeburn Place. I suspected it wouldn’t be exactly the place for me given my general lack of sweet tooth, but I had a feeling it would add positively to a neighbourhood that already boasts the excellent Patisserie Madeleine …

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Strumpets The current outburst of independent coffee houses, in particular ones opening right near my abode, shows no signs of slowing. The latest, following in the footsteps of Noir and Brew Lab West End, is Strumpets, on William Street.Interior I visited on their first (and second) day of trading having been tracking their progress towards …

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CocktailFilament is quite a small and compact coffee shop so it is to their considerable credit that they’ve managed to find room for two pop-up events as part of their August offering. Having started life as an August pop-up themselves, in the venue where Machina Espresso have in turn popped-up this year on Victoria Street, …

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ExteriorStockbridge is a hot-bed of lovely places to eat, with a good range of restaurants, pubs and cafes. To its number, it has recently added Café 33 on Deanhaugh Street, so I popped in for a visit. I was joined today by Danielle from Edinburgh Foody, who has recently been baking up a storm with …

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CafeIt’s always nice to see pop-ups and street food ventures that dip a toe in the water during Festival time re-appear on a more permanent footing. I guess Ting Thai Caravan is the most celebrated member of that club. Now Milk at The Collective can join that number having set up as the permanent café …

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