Night-time at The Piece Box

There are lots of places to eat out in Edinburgh, but it’s always great to find one right on your doorstep. The Piecebox in Polwarth has been an excellent daytime venue for some time now. Recently it reintroduced evening opening – so we had to try it. On a cold and wintry Saturday night it was lovely to be welcomed by glowing candles and More...

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By Carol Wilkin On Saturday, February 21st, 2015

VDeep – Scotland’s first craft beer and curry bar

Promising craft beer, curry and communal dining, VDeep – Scotland’s first craft beer and curry bar opens today and we loved it! The bar is located in the former premises occupied by The Vintage in Leith. More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Are you brave enough for the Hard Rock Red Hot Chilli menu?

Next week Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh will have a special Red Hot Chilli Menu to celebrate National Chilli Day. This  is not just an ordinary chilli however as it will be the hottest ever burger made with Bird’s More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

All you need for the perfect pancake

   It’s Shrove Tuesday today and the nation will be going flippin’ wild for pancakes. But how do you make the perfect pancake? Jenny McPartlin, store manager from M&S Princess St shares her More...

By Reader On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Recipes for you – Eggs are Excellent

Contributed by Stephanie Scott ANutr – Food and Health Development Worker The term ‘superfood’ has been consistently mentioned in the media over the past year and as we have talked about in previous articles, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Exquisite dining at Number One

The flagship restaurant at The Balmoral has had a £200,000 facelift, but the owners Rocco Forte Hotels are anxious to point out that the elements of the restaurant which were considered essential fixtures by More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Review – The Potting Shed

The name for The Potting Shed is very apt and the decor even more so, but the food is the real jewel in the crown. The restaurant is owned by the Minto family who know a thing or two about exquisite food. They More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Skinny readers pick the best of food and drink

‘Edinburgh and Glasgow’s best food venues’ named by readers of The Skinny The winners in The Skinny magazine’s annual readers’ food and drink survey of venues in Glasgow and Edinburgh have been announced, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Stockbridge Restaurant is in the Top 100 in the UK

The Stockbridge Restaurant, situated on St Stephen Street, have told us that they have been listed in the OpenTable Top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 in the UK! An excellent end to the year during which the family More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, December 8th, 2014

PizzaExpress creates 42 new jobs at Fort Kinnaird

Guess how many pizzas will be eaten at the new PizzaExpress in the first month? A whopping 8,000! And you can get yours with 25% off – see below. Pizza lovers in Edinburgh are in for a treat with the new More...