REVIEW – Anteaques, South Clerk Street, Edinburgh


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Step back in time to enjoy tea and cake at Anteaques. I have pondered for some time whether or not to share one of my ultimate Edinburgh hideaways – Anteaques in Newington. Step back in time and enter this magical shop full of antiques and astonishing range of teas.  I have lost count of how many times […]

REVIEW – The Grind House Cafe, Newington


The Grind House is one of many cafes in the university/Newington area which always seem saturated with students and young professionals.  I chose it because it had a table free, but turned out to be a gem of a place with extremely fast wifi. I had a turkey,  cranberry and salad roll with a side […]

REVIEW – Choco-Latte, Newington


  Choco-Latte is known by locals as a great place to head for a chocolate muffin topped with a mars bar or a secret supply of Chelsea Whoppers.  It’s an old fashioned sweet shop with everything you could possibly want that’s sugar filled and part of the chocolate family.  There is a small seating area […]

REVIEW – Metropole, Newington


Metropole (no website) is at 33 Newington Road, telephone – 0131 668 4999  and is a busy place full of people filling up on their huge breakfast rolls or having one of their fantastic meal deals of good home cooked grub.       I opted for a plate of homemade soup, a chicken panini and […]