Whiski Bar & Restaurant, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #117

  While touring the Royal Mile in Edinburgh my party had a schism.  One wanted to eat lunch at a place called the Whiski Bar and Restaurant and another wanted to eat lunch at a place called the Mitre Bar.  Also, two wanted to tour Edinburgh Castle while I was starving and had seen quite… Continue reading Whiski Bar & Restaurant, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #117

Slug & Lettuce, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #116

  Cute place, weird name.  We started out with the nachos.  They don’t do nachos very well in the United Kingdom.  The salsa tasted like ketchup and pickled onions just didn’t go with everything else.  They do do sour cream well though in the UK.  That was good. One of my dining partners decided on… Continue reading Slug & Lettuce, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #116

The Smithy, Stirling, Scotland Report #115

  After touring Doune Castle we found a nice little café in Stirling for lunch.  When we arrived they told us they had just got a big phone in order, and it would be awhile until they get to us because they cook everything fresh to order.  We decided to stay and we were glad… Continue reading The Smithy, Stirling, Scotland Report #115

Nando’s, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #114

  If you’re a chicken lover, Nando’s is the place for you.  I had been to one in Annapolis, Maryland, and just took it for granted it was an American restaurant.  I was surprised to see one in Scotland.  Come to find out they’re headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, and have about 1,000 restaurants in… Continue reading Nando’s, Edinburgh, Scotland Report #114