Origano

Pizza spinacio Blythe’s Verdict Origano manages to carry off the neat trick of being hidden in plain sight, very smartly. Even although it’s front and centre on Leith Walk, it retains a completely understated charm, both outside and inside. My cab driver for the evening (an ankle injury picked up on Thursday has rendered me …

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Caprice

MJ’s Verdict After a day spent losing a bit of money betting on the ponies at Musselborough (but to be fair, I learned a lot and I was REALLY good at choosing ponies that were just out of the money) we didn’t fancy waiting to shove onto the buses to get back into Edinburgh with …

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Blythe’s Verdict The weather was thoroughly miserable, as we made our way from early evening drinks at Whigham’s, including a nice catch up with Total Food Geek Georgia, towards our chosen destination for some much needed sustenance. Pizza Siciliana It was the second time I’d been mildly drenched, that day, as I’d experienced similarly inclement …

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After spending the early part of the evening at The Bakehouse, listening to some interesting perspectives on the business of food writing, not least from the lovely Nadine Pierce, a fellow Edinburgh victualographer, I headed along the road, intent on dining in the style to which I have grown accustom.Interior Accordingly, I thought I’d give …

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Giuliano’s has been serving up Italian fare from it’s Union Place restaurant for many years. I’ve been for a number of meals there, over that time. Indeed, if memory serves, it was the first place that I ever ate melanzane alla parmegiana. It has had its highs and lows, but has always been a fairly …

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