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Food Review: Radhuni, Loanhead

Radhuni, home of the best curry chef in Scotland! We were told that Radhuni is a Bengali word meaning 'passionate cook' so where else would you expect to find the winner of the Scottish Curry Awards' Chef of the Year 2018, Ashok Ram, working? In the business for seven years with a steady trade from locals,

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Food Review: Borough, Leith

Putting the Borough back into Edinburgh Following the abrupt departure of chef-patron Scott Smith from Norn, ‘Borough’ (not ‘Burgh’) fills the space vacated by that rather splendid restaurant (and before that, the Michelin-starred Plumed Horse was of course here too). It didn't take long for ex-Norn head chef Darren Murray to open this new venture in the same

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Accommodation review: Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive

Staying with Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire Pembrokeshire is the county in the south-western corner of Wales. Probably best known for its national park, it also has an array of award-winning beaches. We’d never been before so decided to spend three days there as part of our ‘mini-moon’ road trip down to Cornwall from Glasgow after

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Review: Bouillabaisse Fridays at Galvin, Edinburgh

Bouillabaisse Fridays, Galvin Brasserie De Luxe We first tasted bouillabaisse in Marseille a whole decade ago, I remember it well because of the price! We’d had a look at a few restaurant menus before settling on one which looked like it might not bankrupt us. It seemed that €21 was as cheap as it got

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Find your flavour with Finnieston Distillery at the FDC1083 pop-up

Colourful can-size cocktails on sale at FDC1083 FDC at 1-0-8-3 rolls off the tongue but you probably don't want to spill a drop of the carefully constructed cocktails currently available at the pop-up bar at 1083 Argyle St, a funny wee ground-level building in Glasgow's hippest neighbourhood, Finnieston. If you look it up on Google Street

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Hotel review: Chapel House, Penzance

Pray tell, where's the best place to stay in Penzance? Chapel House is a beautiful Georgian townhouse in the centre of the historic Cornish town of Penzance. Built in 1790, the building has been lovingly restored for use as a boutique hotel with rooms given a modern, functional makeover. There are six bedrooms in total, each

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Food review: Data Kitchen, Berlin

The future is now at Data Kitchen Breakfast is always our favourite time of day in Berlin, especially in summer where you can sit in the sunshine and relax over delicious goodies. But here is somewhere just a little different...Data Kitchen in Mitte.  Order your breakfast, lunch or dinner in advance using their app -

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Food review: new menu at Boclair House

Boclair House - dine in style at Annabel’s restaurant Boclair House is part of the Manorview Group who also own The Busby Hotel and a number of other hotels in the greater Glasgow area. Mr Foodie had previously visited to sample their tasting menu at the end of 2016. History The building started life in 1890

Massimo Bottura's Osteria Francescana wins again!

Osteria Francescana voted best restaurant in the world!

Massimo Bottura’s Osteria Francescana wins for the second time A humble-looking restaurant in the Italian city of Modena in the heart of the Italian gastronomic region of Emilia-Romagna, has ousted New York City's Eleven Madison Park from the top spot in the restaurant industry's most prestigious award, The World's 50 Best, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua

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Win tickets for the Whisky Lounge festival in Edinburgh

Find 'Whisky Heaven' at this year’s Whisky Lounge festival The popular Edinburgh Whisky Festival is taking place this Saturday 16thJune at the Assembly Rooms on George Street in the New Town, with an afternoon session from 12-4pm and evening session from 5-9pm. The Edinburgh Whisky Festival will feature more than 30 producers, makers, and bottlers from across the world