Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Glasgow - Clyde side motor museum. Peoples palace

One hour from  holiday cottage near Edinburgh
via Kincardine bridge

to S.S.E.C

The Hydro

 Multi storey car park

Peoples palace and winter gardens

Friday, August 7, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

Food Deli - Edinburgh Victor Hugo. Valvona and Crolla. Cafes. Cheese.

June 2015
Duck rillette

May 2014
18.2.2014 Valvona and Crolla deli and cafe

This Edinburgh shop has offered good food and service for decades.
There is also a cafe at the back and a venue for the Edinburgh fringe festival.

!0 miles from the holiday cottage.

We keep returning for this Gorgonzola dolcelatte (they do a picante version also)

Good quality vegetaables

Large garlic

Amaretti biscuits

 Gorgonzola - Dolce is excellent

Cafe 10.2.2014. Clean, traditional. Good hot chocolate.

Ian Mellis cheese
Jan 2014, no tastings offered this time & cheese not as good as in the past.

Ian Mellis Victoria Street

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Edinburgh Restaurants Cafes

Batura (Puffy bread)


Best fluffy, buttery paratha ever

Edinburgh French eateries

 Mithras Indian restaurant, Dock Place, Edinburgh

Well presented, unusual and delicious dishes

 Interesting decor

 Very clean washrooms

Burger Bar 22.1.2014
9A Holyrood place

All 4 meals were excellent 12.10.2013.

23.4.2015 All 6 meals good

Cafe and Bistro
Antigua Street (Top of Leith walk)


Chop Chop Haymarket
Open weekday lunchtimes.
Recommend banquet  - you can re-order f.o.c. any of the dishes.
We all loved the Aubergine dish, the fried prawn dumplings and the cumin lamb.
0131 221 1155 or book on line.
Convenient parking nearby in Morrisson Street.
Also in Leith (night time weekdays) Gordon Ramsay recommended.