eating & drinking


The Basement 10a-12a Broughton Street 557 0097

Restaurant quality food at pub-grub prices, served 'til 10pm in lively, col0urful surroundings

The Bookstop Cafe 4 TeViot Place 225 5298

New books'rir;-p/cafe Prom:ses book- browsing, plus, extensive coffee menu, smoothies and deli snacks

Common Grounds

2/3 North Bank Street * v

2261416 ', A”! A A\

American-ster coffee ' A A.

house on The 1c1ound

Food served all day Live

mu5ic' most evenings

Cyberia Internet Cafe, 88 Hanover Street

220 4403

Cyberia offers a friendly,

relaxed atmosphere and 10 multimedia PCs, With fast Internet access.

Dial restaurant/cafe 44/46 George N Bridge. 225 7179

’Wears its style With a capital With food to match ' -r Conrad Wilson, Modern Scottish Ctiisine


Filmhouse 88 Lothian Road. 229 5932 v

Relaxed! atmospheric cafe bar, serying great value

e snacks, salads, specials and brilliant

iel 46/ i“,

cappiicrinos - 10am till late

Helios Fountain

7 Grassmarket with shop)

229 7884 . % Mon-Sat lOam-6piii, LL05 -m Sun 10am-4pm Excellent

vegetarian coffee house servmg really

tasty food

Kaffe Politik

146/148 l\1archiiiont Road 446 9873 Espresso bar

Juice bar Food specials all day.

'Worth the trip' m

10am 10pm, 7 days Kalinka Russian vodka bar 81 cafe


65 Henderson Street, Leith

Special vodkas, homemade feed 8 traditional music Sunday Lunch With live “folk” from. Countess DOlll()/lllf(“./d

Ndebele 57 Home Street 221 l 141

A cafe and Salltl‘NlCll deli \‘Jllll an impressive range of culinary delights from Southern Africa

Pancho Villas 240 Canongate 557 44161v1exican-bornowner Mayra Nunez says ’11 you‘re oping to eat

Mexican, then don't be bland ' Lunch until 5pm, dinner until 11pm '



24 Deanhaugh Street, Stockbridge. 332 4476

Cosmopolitan CUisine With daily set price dinner menus from £12 50 (booking adwsable), light lunches, coffees, beers and Wines

Peter Sellars 11-13 William Street

é 2263161

? rigs

Small bistro With a big menu, featuring dishes from all

Icelandic experience, new CUisine comes to Edinburgh on Sundays With the best of authentic Nordic food - FOOD OF THE GODS!

41 West Nicolson Street 667 6676 Come along and enjoy this


corners of the world. Remember to bring your own bottle to enjoy With your meal

Smoke Stack

. 53-55 Broughton Street 556 6032

Much more than burgers and steaks at this stylish but friendly new chargrill restaurant.

Back Alley Restaurant 8 Ruthven Lane.

334 7165.

World Wide cuisine, weekend breakfasts. Happy Hour, lunch menu, evening specials and Glasgow's best burgers'


3 51 West Regent Street 331 1980. Not big, not deSigner,

not sexy, Just brilliant. High quality Indian cuisine at affordable prices.

Brel bar: restaurant

39 Ashton Lane.

342 4966.

Belgian beers

(draft Leffe and Hoegaardeni,

fine Wines; rustic food, cool music,

relaxed atmosphere

Caffe Latte do 58 Virginia Street,C Ur(.379 Glasgow \“C‘

0141553 2553 Lale

Pizzas, Pastas,Salads, SandWiches, Snacks, Licensed until midnight,

; seven days Relaxed, friendly


Gallery—of ModernArt Café

Queen Street 221 7484

Arts Restaurant of the Year Thursday, Friday and Saturdays

from 6.30pm

Last orders 10pm No smoking


20 Woodlands Road

353 3278 Scare-free food, organic groceries, excellent bread,

fine cheeses, herbs and spices,

wholesome foods » yum, yum

Market Bar

§ Mojo

Le Petit Pain

239 Byres Road,

337 1118 (phone/fax). Coffees, quality sandWiChes

and pastries to go

or to stay Outside catering.

24 Candleriggs 564 3005 Relaxed atmosphere ”*’ ~ ' at this stylish new bar/kitchen, serVing modern international CUiSine

158a Bath Street 331 2257


Much acclaimed stylish bar -- a unique blend Of modern

brasserie cooking in an intimate settrng.


104 Bath Street 0141 332 6678 Top quality cooking, two AA rosettes, fixed price menus Theatre menu an amazing £7 95. Glasgow's best.

78 St Vincent, 78 St Vincent Street,

Glasgow (32 SUB. 0141 248 7878 ’Most invitingly priced restaurant to have opened in Glasgow .' Conrad

; Wilson, The Herald

Stravaigin 28 Gibson Street. 334 2665 Fresh Scottish ingredients, authentic

and original reCipes, award-Winning

cooking, lively and informal atmosphere

The 13th Note

King Street. 553 1638. Bar/cafe/venue with a totally vegan menu of wholesome food within a relaxed atmosphere.

Tron Bar

Chisholm Street

552 8587 T RC) N Contemporary bar

European style bar burlding on the Tron's reputation for quality food and drink. Open weekdays and weekends till midnight.

The Ubiquitous Chip 12 Ashton Lane 334 5007. , Oneof Glasgow's ' ' ' ' ' '—' finest restaurants sewing

modern Scottish fayre.

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