With the news that Johnnie Walkers are to include a roof top bar area in their new visitor centre at the West End of Princes street in the old House of Frasers building,  got me to thinking of other bars and restaurants that have great views. [caption id="attachment_6207" align="alignleft" width="300"] Roof top of Cold Town House[/caption] The Cold Town House opened late March of this year has a roof top beer garden with a spectacular view up...

Visiting Edinburgh and interested in food then you must take a trip down to Leith. Leith has a great selection of bars and restaurants for everyone’s budget. From a fantastic bagel at Bross Bagels to a tasting menu at Tom Kitchin’s Michelin star restaurant. You can catch a Number 22 bus on the shopping side of Princes st and for £1.70 (correct change required) the bus will take you all the way to Ocean Terminal a...

Breakfast the most important meal of the day You need a good hearty breakfast before a day of sightseeing in Edinburgh. A number of hotels offer room only deals so maybe try somewhere different each day of your stay for breakfast. The go to place at the moment is Loudons at Fountainbridge, most mornings there is a queue for tables, but don't be put off. They have just announced a new premises to open soon just off the Canongate,...

The January Sales extend to restaurants.   So It's welcome to the New Year. Edinburgh has once again excelled itself in being one of the best places in the world for seeing in the New year.  Now as we all head back to work we need to find things to cheer ourselves up. As we have a large number of restaurants in Edinburgh they are all vying for our business so there are some good deals out there. On 5pm.co.uk they...