New Town

REVIEW – Cuckoo’s Bakery


Cuckoo’s continues to provide great savoury food and wonderful cupcakes By Chiara Pannozzo Some places just get it right. Cuckoo’s Bakery in Edinburgh’s New Town is one of those places. With a loyal following who go out of their way to get their daily cupcake fix, this bakery has become something of an institution for […]

REVIEW – Bon Papillon, art gallery and cafe, Howe Street


Edinburgh Spotlight Recommended!

We have previously reviewed the wonderful Bon Papillon, but returned today on a cold winter’s day to experience their warm hospitality and excellent food. Owned by Ingrid Nilsson and Stuart Allan, their specialities are divided into Nilsson’s art on the wall and Allan’s framer’s service at the rear of the premises. The couple come together […]

REVIEW – Chez Pierre for Lunch, New Town


Chez Pierre is run by Pierre Levicky who used to run the fabulous Pierre Victoire in Edinburgh.  His restaurant at Eyre Place (New Town)  is one of my favourite and I often dine here with my family and friends at the weekend to enjoy the French food. If you want to try a sample of the […]