The key stories of 2019 in Scotland’s restaurant sector so far  The Scotsman

It has been a summer of fervent activity and ongoing evolution in Scotland's restaurant sector, as canny culinary operators adapt to the changing demands of an ...


Tom Kitchin’s Michelin-starred Edinburgh restaurant ‘The Kitchin’ warned after mouse poo and mould found on pr  The Scottish Sun

HYGIENE inspectors reportedly found the droppings and mould during a visit in June. The famous TV chef has reportedly been warned to clean up his ...


Rival food vans granted festival licence on doorstep of Edinburgh restaurants  Edinburgh News

COUNCILLORS have allowed two food traders to set up vans on the doorstep of rival city centre restaurants during the festival – despite worries over congestion ...


Edinburgh's pizza scene just got even better as top-rated restaurant Franco Manca opens its doors  Edinburgh Live

Franco Manca specialise in delicious, authentic sourdough pizzas and Italian wine.


Chilean food with a Scottish twist: here's how to get 50% off at one of Edinburgh's top restaurants  Edinburgh Live

Hanover 83 has made waves in Edinburgh's restaurant scene since its opening in 2018.


Chinese restaurant opening in Edinburgh reveals stunning interior design  Edinburgh News

A Chinese restaurant group, Tattu, who will open on West Register Street, Edinburgh this autumn has revealed a preview of the stunning interior.


Fab new Edinburgh chippy The Fishmarket was just featured in the BBC's Remarkable Places To Eat  Edinburgh Live

This is why you need to visit: if it's good enough for Fred from First Dates, it's good enough for you.


13 new Edinburgh bars and restaurants to try this summer  The Scotsman

Treat yourself to a night out in the capital this summer thanks to one of these newly opened bars and restaurants.


The Best Restaurants at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 | Where to Eat  Eater London

The best Edinburgh restaurants for the Fringe Festival 2019, near Pleasance Courtyard, Underbelly Cowgate, Bristo Place, the Meadows, Gilded Balloon, Teviot, ...


These are the 15 best restaurants in Edinburgh according to Google user reviews  The Scotsman

The Kitchin on Commercial Quay has a 4.8 rating and is described as: "Impeccable as usual. The customer *service* is second to none. Also the staff are very ...


Edinburgh restaurant to introduce new audio menu for blind and partially sighted customers  Scotsman Whisky

Edinburgh restaurant, The Huxley, has launched an audio menu for blind and partially sighted customers in partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind ...


The Pitt, Edinburgh, restaurant review  Scotsman Whisky

If you're craving some street food in Edinburgh, there's no better destination than The Pitt, says Gaby Soutar. When you're a restaurant reviewer, there are ...


New head chef appointed at Dalmahoy  The Edinburgh Reporter

A leading Scottish Chef has joined the newly-refurbished Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club as its new Executive Head Chef. Bruce Price has cooked all over the ...


How you can get a free gin cocktail at these six Edinburgh bars on Sunday  Edinburgh Live

If you're quick off the mark, and wearing something pineapple-themed, you could well be in luck.


Popular Edinburgh restaurant launches exclusive dining pop up for August  Scotsman Whisky

Experience something new at this one-off, dining pop up which is running from now until 31 August in a landmark Edinburgh venue.


Edinburgh restaurant offers exclusive local discount throughout Fringe  Edinburgh News

A local restaurant are giving back to Edinburgh residents throughout the Fringe Festival by offering them an exclusive discount throughout August.


Restaurants and bars to be allowed on Edinburgh's Princes Street under planning shake-up proposals  Edinburgh News

PRINCES Street could be opened up to food and drink outlets and leisure activities as part of proposals to help the famous destination “move with the times”.


Aizle’s chef patron to open new Edinburgh restaurant this week  Edinburgh News

Chef patron of Edinburgh's Aizle restaurant, Stuart Ralston is set to open his second restaurant in Edinburgh's New Town this week.


Edinburgh restaurant The Fishmarket hiring more staff after being 'mobbed' since TV show  The Scotsman

A popular Edinburgh seafood restaurant and takeaway is hiring more staff to cope with a surge in demand after featuring on a TV show about outstanding places ...


Otro restaurant giving Edinburgh residents 10 per cent off bill during Festival Fringe  Edinburgh Live

The much-loved West End eatery are offering those with an EH postcode a special treat throughout the month of August.


Tattu expanding operations to Scotland with launch of Edinburgh restaurant  BigHospitality.co.uk

UK-based contemporary Chinese restaurant group Tattu is to expand operations north of the border with the launch of its Edinburgh site later this year. Following ...


Razzo Pizza Napoletana, Edinburgh, restaurant review  Scotsman Whisky

I am getting on. My tastebuds are fading, my teeth crumbly and I have to squint to see the small print on menus. Constant reflux and cholesterol deposits in my ...


The perfect restaurant tip for Edinburgh festival hipsters – Stephen Jardine  The Scotsman

Edinburgh in August is crying out for a faux restaurant just like Vice writer Oobah Butler's 'The Shed' – and he's in town, writes Stephen Jardine.


Surf & Turf restaurant opens at Edinburgh's Macdonald Holyrood Hotel  Edinburgh News

Head Chef Glenn Roach, launched the Surf & Turf restaurant concept to the St Andrews hotel in May 2019 and due to the popularity of the menu, the new ...


Kcal Kitchen in Leith offering up free salt and chilli chicken and prosecco – how to get involved  Edinburgh Live

The hugely popular health food restaurant are doing something special for customers as they celebrate their first birthday.


This Edinburgh restaurant has launched its own version of a Big Mac - and it looks incredible  Edinburgh Live

Lunch has an endearing power to make you happy - nothing beats an afternoon break of great food and great company, whether you're popping in for a quick ...


Six by Nico launches ‘guilty pleasures’ menu at Edinburgh and Glasgow restaurants – complete with Nutella and  The Scottish Sun

A TOP restaurant is offering diners the chance to indulge in their guilty pleasures. More used to serving fine dining dishes, concept eatery Six by Nico will be ...


Tennent's launch their ultimate Scottish pub crawl with Edinburgh bars included  Edinburgh Live

Those behind the famous Scottish lager have put together a list of the 15 best places to enjoy a cold pint.


Jamie Oliver moves into £6m mansion as restaurant staff get minimum redundancy deals  Daily Record

Workers from Jamie Oliver's collapsed restaurant chain have started receiving bare minimum, taxpayer-funded redundancy packages – as the TV chef puts the ...


VIDEO: Breathtaking Deliveroo helicopter dining experience could be coming to Edinburgh  Edinburgh News

Roocopter One, created by Deliveroo, is being trialled above the skies of London today and 48 lucky people have been experiencing either breakfast, lunch or ...


Bearded Baker in Edinburgh issue stinging response to 'worst customer service' TripAdvisor review  Edinburgh Live

The person claims they were "thrown out" for looking at their laptop, but the bakery has a very different version of events.


Nando's have released a clothing line for their most dedicated PERi-PERi fans  Edinburgh Live

We all know someone that's obsessed with Nando's... and now they can get the official Nando's merch to match.


Top London chef to host lunch with Ian Rankin in popular Edinburgh restaurant this month  Scotsman Whisky

This month sees renowned London chef, Neil Rankin and top Scottish author, Ian Rankin jointly host a lunch at Ondine restaurant in Edinburgh.


Food vans to take over Hunter Square by the Royal Mile during the Festival despite safety fears  Edinburgh Live

Two fast food vans have been allowed to set up just off the Royal Mile outside two established Hunter Square restaurants.


Manchester restaurant group Tattu set to open fourth restaurant in Edinburgh  Business Up North

Founded in Manchester, contemporary Chinese restaurant group, Tattu, has revealed a preview of its stunning Edinburgh interior, with guests set to dine ...


Restaurant review – Pizza Express, Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh  The Edinburgh Reporter

This restaurant, which is part of the national chain, occupies a prominent site in the atmospheric area of leafy, affluent, Stockbridge, one of Edinburgh's prime ...


Gluten-free Bellfield Brewery opens new bar for Edinburgh craft beer fans  Edinburgh Live

You can take a tour of Bellfield's brewhouse, guided by one of their brewers.


Victor Hugo Deli, Edinburgh, restaurant review  Scotsman Whisky

If you want to sample Victor Hugo Deli's tasty cafe grub, you don't have to be near the Meadows, says Gaby Soutar. They're thinking of opening another branch ...


You’ll never guess how much these Edinburgh flats cost during the Fringe  The Tab

Living in and around Edinburgh during the month of August is a nightmare. As the Fringe festival descends on the city, a five minute bus journey takes an hour, ...


Five of the best Edinburgh Fringe foodie pop-ups you have to try this August  Edinburgh Live

From vegan to Italian to Thai food, the Fringe festival has all the food you could possibly want and more.


Tresta: smart living in the Edinburgh suburbs | Bricks & Mortar  The Times

Tresta is thought to have been built at the turn of the 20th century for the daughter of the Scottish philanthropist Thomas Guthrie — his statue stands on Princes ...


Pho Viet, Edinburgh, restaurant review  Scotsman Whisky

Restaurant review: It's always soup o'clock at Edinburgh's newest Vietnamese restaurant, Pho Viet, says our critic Gaby Soutar.


Calorie content must be on all food sold out-of-home, says watchdog  HeraldScotland

RESTAURANTS, takeaways, cinemas and delis must display the calorie *content* of all the food they sell to help consumers cut their intake to a…


Dumplings of China, Edinburgh. Restaurant review by Joanna Blythman  The National

Dumplings of China, 60 Home Street, Edinburgh. We're obviously going to order dumplings, this restaurant being called Dumplings of China, but we're feeling ...


New Town restaurant launches summer menu and deals  Edinburgh News

New Town restaurant Blackwood's Bar and Grill have welcomed new additions to their summer menu.


Contini's Scottish Cafe & Restaurant unveils fresh makeover  Edinburgh News

The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant in Edinburgh's Scottish National Gallery on the Mound has re-opened its doors to the public in time for the capital's Festival ...


Move for new Thai restaurant on Byres Road rejected  Glasgow Live

Planners have turned down the proposal for Fopp to be changed into a restaurant.


Fife eateries in final of Asian Restaurant awards  Fife Today

A number of Fife eateries are celebrating after being shortlisted for finals of the 2019 Asian Restaurant Awards.


Pepe's Piri Piri chicken restaurant planned for former charity base in Musselburgh  East Lothian Courier

PLANNING permission is being sought for East Lothian's first Pepe's Piri Piri *fresh* flame-grilled chicken restaurant and takeaway based in…


Edinburgh restaurant celebrate 10 years with Ian Rankin event  Edinburgh News

Renowned London chef, Neil Rankin and top Scottish author, Ian Rankin will be jointly hosting a lunch at Ondine restaurant celebrating their love of food and ...


Best Joke of Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Goes to Olaf Falafel  Eater London

Comedian Olaf Falafel took the Dave-sponsored gong for Funniest Joke at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 for a gag about brassicas.


This city centre restaurant has reopened after an incredible makeover and seven months of refurbishment  Edinburgh Live

The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant in Edinburgh has opened its doors to the public in time for the capital's Fringe season.


Edinburgh Fringe 2019: the 10 best places to eat if you're seeing a show near George Square Gardens  Edinburgh Live

Need to grab a quick but delicious pre-show bite near Underbelly, Gilded Balloon Teviot or the Pleasance? Look no further.


Accessibility on the menu at Edinburgh restaurant  Optician Online

Edinburgh restaurant, The Huxley, has launched an audio-menu for blind and partially sighted customers in partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind ...


Junior Agogo, former Hibs and Ghana striker, dies at 40  The Scotsman

Former Hibs and Ghana striker Junior Agogo has died in London at the age of 40.


Edinburgh-founded Spudulike restaurant chain closed minutes before shifts started  Edinburgh Live

Mounting debts have meant the franchise operation has had to fold with all 298 employees being made redundant.


The Brunch Club officially opens its doors in Edinburgh with mouth-watering menu  Edinburgh Live

The eatery has opened up in the former home of Scruffy Murphy's on Melville Street in the West End.


Restaurants and bars could be coming to Princes Street to help it 'move with the times'  Edinburgh Live

Princes Street could be opened up to food and drink outlets and leisure activities as part of proposals to help the famous destination “move with the times”.


Performing arts review: the Edinburgh Fringe 2019  Church Times

Peter Graystone makes his selection from the Edinburgh Fringe 2019.


REVIEW: The new Edinburgh hotel offering exceptional service that won't break the bank  Bristol Post

There are currently nine hotels in the Point A chain and the branch in Scotland's capital has just opened.


Bowls of goodness: meet Old Town Edinburgh's newest vegan restaurant  Edinburgh Live

Bountiful breakfasts, scrumptious salads and gallons of local coffee? We're in!


Twelve Triangles bakery is opening a new pastry-filled shop in Dalry, Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Pastry fans in the capital have a cracking new brunch spot.


The Edinburgh fringe is obsessed with food – so I went and gorged on the best shows  The Guardian

From comedy about carveries to clean-eating rants, food is a huge theme at this year's festival fringe. The Guardian's restaurant critic gets stuck in. Grace Dent.


Theatre review: Die! Die! Die! Old People Die!, Summerhall, Edinburgh  The Scotsman

It's hard to decide whether this new work of eclectic physical character comedy from Australian company Ridiculusmus is truly adopting the tone of its title or ...


A Monty Python themed pop-up cocktail bar is coming to Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Fans of the classic comedy troupe can enjoy a staggeringly silly array of drinks.


This Edinburgh restaurant is serving up a whisky-inspired afternoon tea next to the Castle for the Fringe  Edinburgh Live

Distillery workers were given three large drams of cask strength Glengoyne a day - breakfast, lunch and afternoon break!


Edinburgh restaurant The Pompadour ends Guest Chef Series with Michelin-starred chef Paul Welburn  Edinburgh News

On 31 July, Michelin-starred chef Paul Welburn will be cooking up a storm in The Pompadour's kitchen as the final act in their exclusive Guest Chef Series.


This pop-up Fringe bar in the Cowgate has a hidden away beer garden  Edinburgh Live

If we actually get a sunny day this August, we know where we're headed.


The 50 best jokes from Edinburgh Fringe 2019’s shows – and how to watch them live  iNews

I remember what my grandmother said to me on her deathbed. She said: 'I wish I'd bought a normal bed.' John Luke Roberts, Assembly Studio Two, 5.30pm.


Ruth Wishart: There's nowhere like Edinburgh during the festival season  Helensburgh Advertiser

Here's the thing. When you live most of your life in rural Argyll, a crowd is three folks in front of you at the butchers.


A new weekly street food venue and pop-up cocktail bar is coming to Leith  Edinburgh Live

Custom Lane will host some of the capital's best street food trucks.


We tried to defeat Edinburgh's largest fish supper and this is how we got on  Edinburgh Live

We were served up a giant battered coley sat atop a mountain of chips and surrounded by minty mushy peas, pickled fennel, tartar sauce and lemon wedges.


Edinburgh pizza boss reveals staff witness drug overdoses outside shop  Daily Record

Michele Civiera, who runs Civerinos on Hunter Square, wants police to do more to help shed the city's 'Trainspotting image'.


Deliveroo to launch tech hub in Edinburgh  UKTN

On-demand food delivery platform Deliveroo has announced the acquisition of Edinburgh-based software design and development firm Cultivate. Deliveroo will ...


The amazing transformation at The Seaglass Inn  Edinburgh Live

The interior has undergone a massive transformation and the bosses say customers can't believe the difference3 of 6. There's a stylish new dining area where ...


Deliveroo acquires software development firm Cultivate, adding a tech hub in Edinburgh  Tech.eu

British tech unicorn Deliveroo has acquired Scottish software design and development firm Cultivate, giving it a tech hub in Edinburgh – its first UK office outside ...


East Renfrewshire duo on shortlist for Asian Restaurant Awards  Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra

A couple of restaurants in East Renfrewshire have been named as finalists in the Asian Restaurant Awards 2019.


New champagne dinner experience with fantastic views from Edinburgh's Calton Hill  Edinburgh Live

The Library by Gardener's Cottage is hosting a special group dinner event this August.


Edinburgh's got style:Scotland's cultural capital is the number one choice for Londoners moving north  Homes and Property

Edinburgh Festival, the largest arts festival in the world with more than 1000 performances a day, is well under way in the Scottish capital, filling the medieval Old ...


Gut-busting fish supper challenge launched at Edinburgh hotel – but could you defeat it?  Edinburgh Live

The dish is said to come in at three times the size of a standard fish supper which is slightly terrifying.


Steven Naismith isn't just topping up his salary by opening new pizza restaurant  Edinburgh Live

The Scotland international isn't in it for the dough and wants to deliver a family friendly dining experience.


Restaurant review – Chenzo's  The Edinburgh Reporter

We wanted somewhere with atmosphere and good Italian food to meet friends away from the chain restaurants in Livingston. Chenzo's enjoyed good reviews ...


Capital inclusion at restaurant  Scottish Licensed Trade News

Signature-owned Edinburgh restaurant The Huxley has introduced a new audio menu for blind and partially-sighted customers in partnership with The RNIB.


Browns Edinburgh has opened its doors after a stunning refurbishment  Edinburgh News

Browns Brasserie on George Street, re-opened its doors last week following a major refurbishment, revealing its beautiful new look to the Capital.


The 12 best restaurants in Edinburgh - according to the Scotsman critics  Scotsman Whisky

From street food to fine dining, Edinburgh's restaurant scene is one of the finest in Scotland, if not the UK, and in it you'll find some of the most exciting eateries ...


You can get a complimentary Aperol Spritz at these Edinburgh bars this August if you wear orange  Edinburgh Live

If you like Aperol Spritz - the bitter, Irn-Bru coloured drink that's all the rage this summer - then you might be pleased to know that you can bag one as a gift if you ...


New speakeasy-inspired bar opens up in Edinburgh city centre - and they serve Peruvian street food  Edinburgh Live

The Prohibition Era in the United States, introduced in the 1920s, saw a nationwide outright ban on alcohol - which meant no post-work pints or the odd ...


20 Edinburgh restaurants that have closed over the past 18 months  Edinburgh News

The number of restaurants going bust in 2018 across Scotland was the highest on record, and many of them were in Edinburgh.


Five hidden gem beer gardens you NEED to visit in Edinburgh while it's still hot  Edinburgh Live

It's set to be one of the hottest days in the capital this year so far as the mercury could rise above 25C, which means beer gardens are going to be absolutely ...


How the success of the Edinburgh Fringe proves that Adam Smith was right  MoneyWeek

Self-interest was a powerful motivator in making the Edinburgh Fringe Festival the phenomenal success it is today, says Dominic Frisby.


11 of the best places for afternoon tea in Edinburgh  Edinburgh News

Seeking a sumptuous afternoon tea with friends and family in Edinburgh? Then look no further than our excellent list of the capital's best venues.


Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 – Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience  The Edinburgh Reporter

One of the more positive elements of those satellite television channels showing endless repeats of programmes from the 1970s and 80s is that they bring true ...


Check out the stunning £425,000 revamp of 'tired' old local The Wemyss Hotel in Port Seton  Edinburgh Live

The bar has been given a stylish new look while an outdoor area has also been created for alfresco eating and dining.


Top Paris bar Le Syndicat is taking over hidden Edinburgh speakeasy Panda & Sons for one night only  Edinburgh Live

The barber shop speakeasy are flying in top mixologists from Paris to make some absolutely amazing new cocktails.


Unusual neon-red Edinburgh gin Achroous has just been named one of the top seven in the world  Edinburgh Live

Achroous's distiller James Porteous said he's "chuffed to bits" and "totally gobsmacked" by the accolade.


Fresh facelift in time for festival  Scottish Licensed Trade News

Edinburgh restaurateurs Carina and Victor Contini reopened The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant at the Scottish National Gallery earlier this month following a major ...


21212 appoints new sommelier who will bring events exclusive to Edinburgh  Edinburgh News

Paul Kitching's Michelin-starred restaurant with rooms 21212 is raising a glass to their new sommelier who has joined the team to manage the restaurant's ...


These Edinburgh restaurants have just been named in the UK's top 100  Edinburgh Evening News

Seafood supremo Ondine headed up by chef Roy Brett won the title of best restaurant in Scotland.


Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 REVIEW – Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience  The Edinburgh Reporter

If the 'luvvyness' of the Edinburgh Fringe becomes too much, a night dahn the Nags Head might very well bring us back down to earth. While we sip pre dinner ...


Royal Mile pub and restaurant is sold  Insider.co.uk

Royal McGregor snapped up by private investors from owner of 15 years.