The World's End Bar and Bistro

brown bread, alone worth visiting the place for. But Seeds is more than a restaurant: it‘s the central focus for Edinburgh’s ‘altemative' culture. with lots of thought-provoking magazines and leaflets scattered about. and an essential notice-board if you're looking for aromatherapy, reflexology or similar alternative therapies.

I Spices “0 West Bow. 225 5028. Open Mon—Sat l lam-2pm and

Spin—l 1pm; Sun 6—l0pm. Established by the team behind the aforementioned Kalpna, it's hardly surprising that Spices has maintained a consistently high quality of cuisine since its opening. An attractive small restaurant with a wide selection ofcurries and vegetable dishes on offer, including a set lunch for £5.50.

I Sumchl l4a Nicolson Street, 556 6583. Open noon—2pm and

5.30pm—l 1pm. There‘s a definite


Festival flavour at this highly regarded multi-regronal lndian restaurant. lt‘s hosting an exhibition called A Celebration of F and and Hand

C rufrmrunship. designed to give an insight into lndian cooking and culture. On the food side. Festival-goers are offered special festive regional meals alongside the normal menu (set price £10.95) this week delicacies from Bengal are the lure.

I The World’s End 4 High Street. 556 3628. Open Ham—lam. Popular watering-hole on the Royal Mile, opposite John Knox‘s House and the Netherbow Theatre. Apart from the alcohol available over the bar. you can also pick up a decent snack in the form of your traditional pub grub pies, scampi. burgers and a stew with a secret recipe. An ideal place to grab a window seat and watch the Fringe go by.

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Tandoorl Restaurant Otters You Excellent Buffet Nights. Mon (Vegetarian only) £6.95 Tuesday, Wednesday £7.95

6pm til late

A la Carte menu also available

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Festival Opening Hours: 11.00am - 11.00pm Mon - Sat 11.00am - 8.00pm Sun

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110 West Bow Grassmarket Edinburgh EH1 2HH Tel: 031-225 5028


"It's authenticity makes it a brave venture." Michael Fry The Scotsman

The Festival's most exotic collection of Indian artefacts and gifts on sale in the Suruc hi gallery.

Hand carved furniture and woodwork, candle stands, jewellery boxes, table linen and handmade paper stationery.


TEL: 031-556 6583

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