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Vote now, the Edinburgh Restaurant Awards are go

THE Edinburgh Restaurant Awards were launched last week giving Evening News readers the chance to vote for their favourite restaurant in one of a number of categories.

Each week, in the run up to the winners being revealed we shall be highlighting some of the nominations received so far.

This week it entries for the Seafood, Breakfast and Street Food categories. You can nominate HERE

Assistant bakery manager Gulnasheen Shahid at Cuckoos Cupcakes in Edinburgh, Picture: SWNS

Edinburgh bakery’s love-themed cupcakes set to be Valentine’s Day hit

A BAKERY which started trading on Valentine’s Day has become a hit with couples who are snapping up their love-themed cupcakes.

Rogue Village - East Lothian's Biggest Street Food Festival 'Canteen'

Plan ahead for food festival at Archerfield

MARK the dates in your diary and plan a daytrip, East Lothian’s biggest street food festival, Canteen, is to return to Archerfield Walled Garden later this year.

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Dhir and Lyle want a pizza West End action

DOWN a quiet lane in the West End a pizza revolution is taking place. After months of research and development, the founders of @pizza have produced a pioneering restaurant with quality ingredients at its core.

Edinburgh Restaurant Festival 2018 participants

Edinburgh Restaurant Festival returns for fourth year

FOOD, glorious food, that’s what February in the Capital will be all about as the fourth Edinburgh Restaurant Festival finds more than 20 city eateries creating the ultimate foodie experiences.

Vittoria on the Walk, Brunswick St

11 best places to dine at bargain prices... this month

BANISH the January blues with a slap up meal or evening of cocktails. As restaurants battle for your custom in the post-festive lull, here are 11 of the best January offers that allow you to eat and drink in some of the Capital’s favourite eateries at a bargain price.

Danilo Argano, supervisor, and Martino Lupoli, head chef,' with their Italian Restaurant of the year certificate. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Evening News Italian Restaurant of the Year winner revealed

PROUD staff at a Capital restaurant are celebrating this week after being crowned winners of the inaugural Evening News Italian Restaurant of the Year competition.

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A LA CARTE: Cous Cous at Hotel du Vin

Half price a la carte at Malmaison and Hotel du Vin

CHRISTMAS and New Year may be nothing but a distant memory now, however, Malmaison on The Shore in Leith and Hotel du Vin on Bristo Place are giving diners in the Capital a reason to celebrate this month with 50% off their a la carte menus.

Edinburgh bars among those leading Zero Waste Scotland food initiative.

Trio of city bars take part in ‘Good to Go’ doggy bag scheme

A NEW drive against food waste being pioneered in Edinburgh aims to make it normal for restaurant customers to take leftovers home after a meal.

The Permit Room

The Permit Room, a theatre of cocktails

IT’S late. The Christmas party crowd is dwindling but you fancy a last nightcap... The Permit Room, on St Andrew Square, could well have the answer.


Police fears means Princes Street McDonald’s loses 24 hour licence

An Edinburgh McDonald’s restaurant has lost its 24-hour licence following police concerns of anti-social behaviour.

Paul Tamburrini

Liam Rudden: Tamburrini’s bistro food is deluxe, divine and delicious

MEMORIES came flooding back when I popped into one of the Capital’s newest eateries for Sunday lunch.

Inside Bruntsfield's stylish new bar and hotel, Black Ivy.

Exclusive first look: Stylish Bruntsfield bar Black Ivy revealed

THINGS aren’t always what they first appear at Black Ivy, the stylish new Bruntsfield bar and hotel from city entrepreneur Billy Lowe.

The �1.5 million restaurant will open at St Andrew Square on 11 November (Photo: Gillian McDonald)

A look inside Gaucho, Edinburgh’s new Argentinian steakhouse

The newest eatery to open its doors in the Capital’s ‘cuisine quarter’ is Gaucho, the celebrated Argentinian steak restaurant chain. With 16 restaurants across the UK, the St Andrew Square venue is the company’s first Scottish location.

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ABERDEEN ANGUS: The Gaucho is renowned for steaks

Be among the first to dine at The Gaucho, Edinburgh

THE countdown to the opening of the newest jewel in the crown of the Capital’s cuisine quarter is well and truly underway.

Garreth Wood and his wife, Nicola, will embark on a journey across India

Boozy Cow owners set for rickshaw adventure to save elephants

A leading Scottish restauranteur and his wife are to travel through one of the world’s most inhospitable regions in a motorised rickshaw to help raise £1m for the endangered Asian elephant.

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10 great things to do in the coming week

To have your event considered for 10 Great Things, email Liam Rudden at

The Dining Room has been named Restaurant of the Year.

Edinburgh eatery named Restaurant of the Year

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s restaurant The Dining Room has been named as Restaurant of the Year for Scotland at the prestigious AA Hospitality Awards in London.

Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend

BOOK NOW: Capital to be shaken & stirred at new cocktail weekend

THE inaugural Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend, which runs from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 October, will give cocktail lovers in the city the chance to choose from 50 signature creations at what is set to be Scotland’s biggest ever cocktail event.

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