This latest Edinburgh restaurant venture was brought to life by Des McDonald, the prolific London restauranteur and and ex-CEO of Caprice Holdings (owners of amongst others, the Ivy, J Sheekey and Scott’s).  Mr McDonald has a dual life of creating his own restaurants including his very first called Vintage Salt and also working as a…

When we go home to visit family in the Carse of Gowrie we don’t usually make it as far as Perth for a bite to eat.  But when we do, Duo restaurant is usually first on our list.  We’ve visited Duo a few times over the last couple of years and love its eclectic Mediterranean…

North West Skye has always been one of my favourite places in the world.  Dunvegan, Waternish, Harlosh, Colbost, Neist Point, Vatten, Feorlig and Roag – all names with such happy memories.  Every summer my Granny and Seanair would pack up their Ford Capri and head off to their caravan for a summer in Skye.  Memories…

My mum was down for a visit and the sun was shining so we decided to head along to Loch Fyne Seafood and Grill at Newhaven Harbour to sit on the terrace and enjoy the beautiful weather. We phoned ahead to see if we could book an outside table but sadly they don’t take bookings…

We haven’t visited The Peat in in Fife yet, but two of our friends absolutely love the restaurant and agreed to become honorary “Boys” for the night and do a guest blog about their recent visit.  Here’s how they got on….. The Peat Inn – Kathleen and Martin: The Peat Inn We are two people…

Foodies Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary and Year of Food and Drink Scotland at Edinburgh Inverleith Park 7,8,9th August with 50% Bigger Festival Foodies Festival’s flagship event returns to Edinburgh Inverleith Park 7,8,9th August, celebrating its 10th anniversary with a three-day showcase of Scotland’s finest culinary talents and regional produce as part of the Year of…

The Festival’s Best Kept Secret Amidst the hustle and bustle of Edinburgh in August, Festival-goers are being offered a rare and unique opportunity to enjoy Scotland’s greatest art treasures after hours.  Gallery Suppers will give a special group after-hours access to the Scottish National Gallery’s world-class collection of masterpieces. After the public have left the…