Food Reviews

Some suggestions of places to eat /avoid.   Good ones are marked with a   :)  and ones I didn’t enjoy are marked   :(    I have visited all of them, but not been to some since I started this blog, but will review them after future visits.  I have purposely kept the reviews in simple language, illustrating the food dishes with photos.

*New to Edinburgh – – good quality food delivered to your home – review will follow soon*


Edinburgh Farmers Market   Review  HERE :)

Tea Shop / Cafe Review HERE    :)  :)

Cafe/Bakery     The Bakehouse Company   Review HERE    and   Review 2   :)    :)

Pataka,  Indian/Bengali at Causewayside – Review   HERE   :)  :)

Tailend Fish and Chip Bar, Albert Place, Leith – Review   HERE    :)

Indigo Yard – Review HERE   :)     Review  HERE    :)   Burgers and steaks, consistently good   :)

Best Cheese shop   I J Mellis,   Stockbrige, Morningside and Victoria Street    :)

Good pub with beer garden  :)

Juice Almighty, Castle Street.  Great fruit smoothies and tradtional porridge in a variety of flavours, website  HERE     :)

Rick’s Frederick Street,    review HERE       Website  HERE    :)

Sicilian Pastry Shop, 14 Albert Street, Leith     –  review  HERE     :)  :)

The Manna House Bakery   – review  HERE   :)  :)

Great Cake Shop  review   HERE   :)

Gourmet Kitchen Burger – review  HERE  and  2nd review   :)

Good Baked Potato shop, Jeffrey Street     –  Tempting Tattie,  review   HERE   :)

Amicus Apple, Frederick Street – review  HERE   :)

Cramond Brig Hotel – review HERE   :(  :(

Mezbaan, South Indian, Tollcross – Review   HERE

Lauriston Farm Toby Carvery – review  HERE    :(   :(

Gurkha Nepalese in Morningside – review   HERE    :)

Take out lunch at Well Hung and Tender – review  HERE    :)

Sheip Heid Inn – review  HERE   😉

Tempting Tattie off the Royal Mile – review   HERE      :)

Cafe Rouge, Frederick Street – review   HERE  :)

The Granary, The Shore, Leith – review   HERE     :)   :)

The Candy Bar, George Street  – review  HERE   :)         Not  For disabled  :(

Centotre, George Street – review HERE  

The Foot of the Walk, Leith – review HERE      :)

Gurkha Brigade, Antigua Street – review  HERE    :)

The Living Room, George Street – review  HERE     :)

Chez Pierre, Eyre Place – Review   HERE  :)

L’Alba Do’ro, Henderson Row – review  HERE  😉

Olive Branch Bistro, various locations – Review – HERE  :)

Lunch At Tex Mex 2, Thistle Street – Review  HERE

The Kismot Indian, St Leonards Street – Review  HERE



More suggestions at 

 Not tried these, but if you need someone to dine with you, then let me know  😉  


More restaurants and reviews to follow…………..