YummyTori 2014 menu, 92 Lothian Road, Edinburgh ***CLOSED***

A real taster of Japan in Edinburgh We first visited Yummy Tori in April 2013 and loved it, so one year on we were back to try…

Gordon Street Coffee, 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow, G1 3SQ

Glasgow’s coffee scene is on the up! We popped into the recently-opened Gordon St Coffee in Glasgow Central Station and were impressed. A large selection…

Fyne Ales Fyne Fest, 13th-15th June 2014 – win tickets!

Fyne Fest returns to Glen Fyne this June and we have weekend camping tickets for two to give away! Beer, music and food is what…

Serco win Caledonian Sleeper contract

Serco wins franchise for Caledonian sleeper train service The Caledonian sleeper service is currently provided by First Group as part of the ScotRail franchise, review…

Miniature boots created for toast soldiers

SOLDIERS MARCH BACK TO THE BREAKFAST TABLE! Miniature boots created for toast soldiers A note from the folks at the Bakers Federation. The humble toast…

Laboratorio Espresso, 93 West Nile Street, Glasgow

Laboratorio Espresso, 93 West Nile Street, Glasgow Best coffee in Glasgow?   This is a fab coffee shop.  Funky design, great coffee (Dear Greeen Coffee)…

Food review – Blackfriars Bar, 57 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh ***CLOSED***

Bar food par excellence! This was our first visit to Blackfriars; we’d heard about its previous incarnation that has been there for years and how…

Usha’s , 2 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5JY

Glasgow’s first Indian vegetarian restaurant Usha’s is due to open at 5pm on Monday 2nd June 2014 at the bottom of Byres Road where it…

Andina, 1 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London

Peruvian Restaurant – Andina, 1 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London We were in London for the Chowzter awards so wanted to check out some food that’s different from what’s…

Alston Bar & Beef, Glasgow Central Railway Station, G1 3SQ

Alston Bar & Beef, Central Railway Station, Glasgow, G1 3SQ   History Alston Bar & Beef is named after Alston Street which the restaurant is…

Drygate brewery opens

Today, Glasgow’s most exciting new development for ages opened. Drygate, the UK’s first experiential (sic) craft brewery has sprung up almost overnight on the western edge of the Tennent’s…

Ichiban Sushi and Noodle Cafe, 50 Queen Street, Glasgow

Ichiban Sushi and Noodle Cafe, 50 Queen Street, Glasgow   Nipped into here after an event as hungry and needed sushi.   Clean and tidy…

Blythswood Square in Glasgow 15% off rooms

Found this in my inbox and thought I’d share. Summer Break special at Blythswood Square in Glasgow Book a Summer Break at Blythswood Square in…

Boux Avenue – Boudoir additions

Generally ladies like to shop, and I’m no stranger to that thinking. Especially when shopping for pretty things. Shoes and undies especially. I was asked…