Friday, June 22, 2018

The Boat House South Queensfery

5 miles from the holiday cottage
Great Wine bar and restaurant with outdoor tables

Very good service

Monday, June 11, 2018

Aberdour Post and Pantry

5 miles from holiday cottage and campsite

Delicious home made items like quiches
(not Wednesday and Saturday as it is half day opening)

Good service.

Plenty sights to see as well in Aberdour:-

Award winning Aberdour beaches

Monday, May 21, 2018

Craigmillar Castle Edinburgh

near Dalkeith

15 miles from holiday cottage

 window seats

 View of Edinburgh castle and Salisbury Crags

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Linlithgow Palace

                                                                   Linlithgow Palace

                                                          Birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots

                                                          10 miles from holiday cottage

                                                                  Oven inset into fireplace

3 fireplaces in one

                                                                      Ladder window

Good lunches

Monday, March 12, 2018

Edinburgh - Food French restaurants Cafe Marlayne

                                                                  Cafe Marlayne

Edinburgh - Food Burger Bar

10 miles from holiday cottage

Interesting menu (both food and drink)

Pleasant decor

Edinburgh - Food Restaurants - Locanda. Hotel du vin

Authentic cooking

Family run

Attentive service but not invasive.

Delicious home made ravioli in butter lemon and sage sauce.


hotel du vin Edinburgh
Bistro in interesting historic building

Edinburgh - Food Indian Tanjore, Khushis Indian plus Chop Chop, Loon fung Chinese Restaurants

Best fluffy, buttery paratha ever

Batura puffy bread

All 4 meals were excellent 12.10.2013.

23.4.2015 All 6 meals good

Open weekday lunchtimes.
Recommend banquet  - you can re-order f.o.c. any of the dishes.
We all loved the Aubergine dish, the fried prawn dumplings and the cumin lamb.
0131 221 1155 or book on line.
Convenient parking nearby in Morrisson Street.
Also in Leith (night time weekdays) Gordon Ramsay recommended.


Sunday, March 11, 2018

Edinburgh. Food. Cheesecake. Ice cream

10 miles from holiday cottage
Closed Mondays

Family run

Good selection (one gluten free)

Portion of eton mess vanilla cheesecake

 eat in (2 small tables)

  take away

Caramac cheesecake

Freshly made daily. 
some gluten free