Food Review: Borough, Leith

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 thisRead More…

Foodie Explorers – A week in pictures 22nd July 2018

Foodie Explorers – A week in pictures 22nd July 2018

A week in pictures – Edinburgh escapades with Foodie Explorers A quiet start to the week with Mr Foodie having Monday off for the Glasgow Fair holiday.  Surprisingly it stayed dry but we were tired so stayed local and pottered around the house trying to make it tidy, and onceRead More…

News: Borough restaurant in Leith now open

News: Borough restaurant in Leith now open

Borough restaurant in Leith now open Independent restaurant, Borough, opens this weekend in Leith and Mr Foodie went along to their preview/launch last night. Ex-Norn Head Chef Darren Murray heads up a brigade serving dishes including appetisers, such as charcuterie, and a selection of savoury and sweet plates such asRead More…