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 run restaurant celebrated their 10th year in business. Not only have they made it into the Top 100 but they are one of only three Scottish More...

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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...

By Mike Smith On Friday, November 28th, 2014

The Drambuie Hot Apple Toddy Bar

People who know me will all-too readily tell you I’m a bah-humbug kind of guy. My dislike of Christmas is well known although, in fairness, it’s not that I dislike Christmas – I just prefer it at Christmas More...

By Carol Wilkin On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Festive Afternoon Tea at the Scotsman Hotel Brasserie

Well, Edinburgh certainly has no shortage of amazing places for Afternoon Tea – from the award winning Bollinger Afternoon tea at the Balmoral, the gothic luxury of an afternoon spent at Prestonfield House, More...

By Carol Wilkin On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Review – Marco’s Pool Hall and Pizza Bar

Having recently opened Marco’s Pool Hall and Pizza Bar is a boutique pool hall in Edinburgh, and is the latest project from Paul Demarco, Managing Director of Marcos Leisure. Paul said: “It has been an honour More...

By Reader On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

The Real Super-foods: Oily Fish

Here in Scotland we have an abundant and varied natural larder of produce – in particular oily fish such as salmon, mackerel and trout. Although in days gone by oily fish was a staple part of the Scottish diet More...

By Reader On Saturday, November 15th, 2014

The Edinburgh Gin Club – Gin & Cheese Pairing

Our Edinburgh Gin Club returns on 23rd November with a Gin and Cheese Pairing featuring the finest fromage from Edinburgh’s iconic cheesemonger, IJ. Mellis. Each cheese will be married to a specially created gin More...

By Carol Wilkin On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Veritas Italian Restaurant Stockbridge

Veritas on Deanhaugh Street is as authentic an Italian restaurant you will find in Edinburgh. Located just along from the bridge and down a candlelit stair leading to the basement on the main road through Stockbridge. More...

By Reader On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Junior chef wins award at Scotland’s Modern Apprenticeship Awards

  Junior chef trained up in record time at Edinburgh restaurant Duncan Shaw, junior chef at Edinburgh restaurant Sylvesters, was named Level 2 Apprentice of the Year 2014 at Scotland’s Modern Apprenticeship More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Treat yourself to One Square’s Chocolate Orange Afternoon Tea

One Square is offering a real afternoon delight for you with its Chocolate Orange Afternoon Tea experience. This indulgent afternoon tea showcases a range of sweet and savoury bites all featuring a delicious combination More...