Food & Drink
Round about the turn of the century, I used to live around the corner from where the great Mexican takeaway Los Cardos is now located. At the time, takeaway food options on Leith Walk were very limited - my abiding memory is getting home late and seeing a very drunk guy hammering on the window of the Best Kebab Shop just after it had closed for the night, imploring them to open and feed him. "Big money my man! BIIIIIG money!" The staff remained unmoved and the door remained locked. Now there are places on Leith Walk I'll travel across town specially to visit, Los Cardos chief among them. I'm...
For more than a century, Joseph Pearce’s was a traditional drinking
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