When it was the Clifton Fry, the chipshop on Clifton Terrace just opposite Haymarket station was no great shakes. It changed hands a wee while ago and since then I’ve been meaning to pop in for a review visit.Exterior The Station Takeaway, as it’s now known, has had a little interior refresh to give it …

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We’re always looking to improve things or at least try new ideas, on the site. Of late we’ve introduced questudes to give our guest questers a short and focussed way to contribute to reviews. Exterior One idea that we have considered on a couple of occasions is the idea of multiple visits to a place …

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Some days sophistication, subtlety and elegance are the lunchtime requirements. On other days I just fancy something quick from the local chippy. Today was in the latter camp.Exterior Many years ago, friends of mine had a flat on Barony Street where we used to play poker once a week. One of the favoured post-game activities …

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L’Alba D’Oro has long been valued as Edinburgh’s premier chip shop, having been trading from its Henderson Row premises since the mid 70s.Exterior It must have been a decade or more since my last visit, but I had fond memories of the place, so was looking forward to renewing acquaintances. I wasn’t overly blessed with …

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I had a curious hankering for chip shop food, today, so wandered up the road towards George IV Bridge to try Uncle’s. I’d been given a tip that their fish was impressive in size, and rather tasty to boot.Exterior sign Just next to Mediterranean Gate, Uncle’s serves the usual blend of chippy, pizza, kebab and …

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