There seems to be no stopping Tony Crolla of the Vittoria Group with the opening of his latest venture Bertie’s Restaurant and Bar in Edinburgh, which has to be Scotland’s largest fish and chip restaurant. I was lucky enough to be invited to the #BertiesVIP launch party last night. Wow, is all I can say.
Category Archives: Fish
Kilted Lobster: delicious food with a social conscience
I recently was fortunate enough to be invited to an opening event at The Kilted Lobster, a new restaurant specialising in seasonal Scottish produce in Stockbridge. Not only was the food delicious and interesting, but the owners have a strong sense of social responsibility and have demonstrated this through their…
Ondine: fish on Sundays? Yes, please!
It has been far too long since we last ate at Ondine Edinburgh and as big fish lovers we really have no excuse. The chance to try Edinburgh Gin’s new Seaside gin with a specially devised menu one Sunday was especially tempting. Sunday lunch with fish? Why not? Ondine’s entrance…
Boathouse, South Queensferry: a view of the bridge
South Queensferry is but a hop skip and jump – or 20 minute drive – from Edinburgh. It has a busy waterfront with restaurants, bars and shops jostling for attention and offering views of the bridges and the water to tempt you in. A sunny spring day when the sun…
Ondine’s Crustacean bar – perfect festival food
July 2011 Visiting the Edinburgh Festival this August? You’re in for a treat on 5 August, when Ondine welcomes The J Sheekey pop-up at Ondine on August 5th. J Sheekey is Roy Brett’s favourite restaurant. It has the same approach to fish and shellfish and as Head Chef Richard Kirkwood…
Mussel Inn: the sea in a pot
I was reminded of how much I enjoy oysters when I tasted some lovely plump ones from AnCuig Seafoods at the Scottish Food show last week. So when it was suggested that we go to Mussel Inn for dinner Friday night I knew immediately what my starter would be.
Seadogs: Absolutely the dog’s!
Looking for a hearty restaurant in Edinburgh, love fish? Seadogs should be on your list
The King’s Wark: selling seafood on the seashore
We go on a fish-crawl of some of the fish restaurants in Leith, Edinburgh. Come join us!
Ondine Restaurant, Edinburgh – seafood heaven
Shellfish your dream meal? Ours too, we dined at Ondine Restaurant in Edinburgh which prides itself on its sustainable fish.