NEWS – Looking Glass Books and cafe opens at Quartermile, Edinburgh

Look no further than Looking Glass Books in Edinburgh’s Quartermile A wonderful new independent bookshop and cafe has opened at Edinburgh’s Quartermile development. Looking Glass Books is tucked in the middle of the retail units, behind Peter’s Yard and close to the new Mariott Hotel. We had a look around this morning and chatted with […]

NEWS – Tollcrust opens in Tollcross

Edinburgh’s latest independent coffee and sandwich emporium has opened its doors.  Owned by Sean Wood, Tollcrust is causing a stir with its rich-flavoured cuppas, healthy nosh and eye-catching interior.   The graffiti-splashed snackery near the heart of the city’s Tollcross, serves up full-bodied coffee from as little as £1 and prides itself on using locally sourced breads – […]

NEWS – Vino Wine shops now open in Edinburgh

Vino wines has recently opened three new branches across town at Grange Loan, Comiston Road and Broughton Street (pictured).  The staff are knowlegeable and friendly, making buying wine an experience. What I like about this branch is that they have a disabled button on the front of the shop which alerts the staff that someone needs assistance and […]

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