Pie signIt feels like I’m finally getting into a routine again, which is good considering how far into the year we are. The cornerstone of this has been getting out and about for a good wander on a Saturday, with the Edinburgh Farmers’ Market once again becoming a regular stop. After a wee chat with …

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Fish n chipsReally good pub grub is still a little elusive in Edinburgh. We took the search to the Conan Doyle, the other day, to see how their version matched up. I was joined by a little family gathering which comprised my mother Anne and brother Bill. We found the place, part of the Nicholson’s …

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Blythe’s Verdict Our Beer Man has been doing some excellent work, of late. He has mentioned on a good number of occasions his unabashed admiration for the Bow Bar, on West Bow.Interior I’d visited on many occasions for a glass or two of beer, but hadn’t sampled their pies, so took the opportunity to cram …

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Menu boardAfter a really successful first trip to St Andrew Square Garden for a delicious bread bowl chowder from Love Fish, I was drawn there again, today. It was a pleasure to run into one of the former staff members from Razzo, now gainfully employed at Valvona & Crolla’s stall. He apologised for there being …

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Friday lunchtime more often than not means a trip to the Localmotive Market at Waverley for me, so I was delighted to toddle down there after a rather enjoyable morning at the office.Stall Having popped round the stalls to say hi to the Edin Burgers, Aye Love Real Food, Bespoke BBQ and market supremo Vicky …

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