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    FOOD AND DRINK

    The Lookout Announces Opening Date

    The Lookout by Gardener’s Cottage is possibly one of Edinburgh’s most anticipated restaurant openings. It’s the first ever restaurant on Calton Hill, and will be one that promises breath-taking views across the Firth of Forth and the city skyline. From…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Name of Calton Hill Restaurant Revealed

    Dale Mailley, chef director of The Gardener’s Cottage, has revealed the name for his third Edinburgh restaurant. The Lookout by Gardener’s Cottage is a partnership with Collective, the organisation currently re-developing the City Observatory site on Calton Hill into a new…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    A Visit to Hawksmoor Edinburgh

    We had a weekend of fine dining – partially to celebrate our anniversary and friend’s birthday, partially to have any old excuse to visit the newly opened Hawksmoor Edinburgh. I had heard great things about the restaurant following the blogger…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    ThisGirlDoes Goes To: Lindores Abbey Distillery

    This weekend, Phil, the Fathership and I took ourselves off to Newburgh in Fife to explore the new, and much talked up about, Lindores Abbey Distillery. Situated around an easy hours drive from Edinburgh, the Distillery has quickly obtained its…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    The Third Edinburgh Chophouse Has Arrived

    The latest addition to the Chop House family has opened in Edinburgh’s Bruntsfield. Serving the best British beef, dry-aged and butchered in-house, Chop House launched in Leith in 2015 followed by a second restaurant at The Arches on Edinburgh’s Market…

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    EVENTS,  FOOD AND DRINK

    Rogue Village Review

    If you haven’t heard of the Rogue Village by now, then get involved as you are missing out. Phil and I were lucky enough to attend their Steet Food Canteen which popped up at Port Edgar Marina over the weekend.…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Six by Nico Launch “Imaginative” New Menu

    Wanted edible wallpaper and to swim in a chocolate river as a kid? Of course you did! Gene Wilder as the quirky candy man, Willy Wonka, captured the imagination of generations. Now, Six by Nico restaurants will do the very same…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Quay Commons Launch Their Pasta and Wine Night

    Good news food lovers! Not only is Easter upon us, giving us even more of an excuse to eat ourselves silly, Quay Commons are launching their pasta and wine night! Starting from Friday 30th March, the venue will be offering a…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Vapiano: A Review

    Over the past few years, Edinburgh has finally been realised by our friends in the south as somewhere worth investing in when it comes to installing chain restaurants the rest of the country enjoys. It has seen the likes of…