REVIEW – Amicus Apple, Frederick Street


Had a brilliant dinner at Amicus Apple in Frederick Street during the week with my friend.  It started off well since house wine was 2 for 1   The service was impeccable and I would go as far to say that the waiter was one of the best I have encountered in Edinburgh. I used the List […]

REVIEW – Lunch At The Foot Of The Walk, Leith

Today I had an express lunch at The Foot of the Walk in Constitution Street, Leith.   It’s part of the Wetherspoon’s chain and has been really popular in Leith since it opened in 2001.   Nipped there for a quick lunch today on my friends’ lunch hour, sometimes you just need any kind of grub ! […]

REVIEW – Quick Bite at Baroque, Broughton Street

UPDATE – This pub is now called Treacle as I found out when I wandered past yesterday (9th May 2009)    Will do an updated post once I’ve eaten there.   Popped into Baroque at 39-41 Broughton Street for a very quick bite to eat before a show and was pleasantly surprised by the quality […]

REVIEW – Ivan Brackenbury at The Stand


I went to see Ivan Brackenbury at The Stand comedy club on St Patrick’s Day. I first saw Ivan at the Edinburgh Festival in 2007 when he was an Intelligent Finance Comedy Award nominee (formerly Perrier awards) His comedy is new and refreshing and to my knowledge no-one else does this kind of show.  Ivan is a […]

PHOTO – Spring Is In The Air

Spring is well and truly in the air.  As I wandered around the streets of Edinburgh today, people were basking in the sunshine, eating outside and enjoying the warm weather. I really do love Edinburgh when the sun is shining and the sky is blue, there is no better place to be.  These people in the […]

INFO – Christmas at The Dome

                         I love The Dome at Christmas. It’s a great place to spend an hour having a drink in  between shopping or longer if you are eating. It’s a former bank, I even used to come and deposit my pocket money in here !  Well worth […]