ExteriorAt the end of another long Festival day, I was in desperate need of a feed after favouring a mainly liquid based approach to the day’s diet. From the Book Festival, on Charlotte Square, I headed to a recently opened pizza place called Dough, on Rose Street. Previously the site of Eatings, the owners of …

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SignageWhere last year Knight’s Kitchen (now freshly open in new permanent premises on Nicolson Street) served up bunny chow and other tasty items of east African delight, just next to St John’s Church, Social Bite has popped up a burger, hot dog and beer stall to feed and water the Festival masses.Menu For those of …

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InteriorPR company Frank has been pushing cocktail and hotdog pop-up Dirty Dug pretty hard this month. This has resulted in a bundle of tweets and comp visits from bloggers. There has been a lot of competition from other temporary cocktail and snackish outlets, though, not least from the enjoyable Liquor Library and the various street …

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Menu boardWe’re into the Festival finishing stretch with just a few days to go before the main required talent in town becomes grass restoration expert. But the tent and boardwalks remain for a few days yet and some businesses will even linger beyond the month of August. North Berwick’s famous Lobster Shack has been on …

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ExteriorTucked away behind the Apple Shop, just along from the Guildford Arms, a new pop-up showcasing the great chieftain of the pudding race has sprung into being. After a good wander around Festival hotspots, we popped in to The Edinburgh Haggis Society to try its wares. I was joined by my mother Anne, who’d most …

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