This is the kind of place that needs it’s praises sung from the rooftops. Just one sip of any of the wines at Calistoga will transport you straight to Napa in California. For those who are fed up of all the usual culinary suspects, this is the place to go. These guys had a brilliant idea; opening up shop in Edinburgh to offer a fresh and new dining alternative. Word of advice— order a starter. They are simply life-alteringly delicious. Wine lovers will have a rare old time here with an enviable selection of the best Californian wines. Expect a contemporary menu that will keep you wanting more.
Embark on a cultural food adventure and indulge in countless bento boxes of Japanese food at Hakataya. Grab it while it’s hot or opt for handcrafted sushi. The place is small but this only makes it all the more authentic. The designer wooden furniture adds that extra hip touch too. Japanese food fans will no doubt nerd over the Izakaya-style ramen, amongst all the other native delicacies. Appreciate the culinary craftsmanship, and go on — use the chopsticks.