Reviews

Delicious restaurants to visit with your family

It’s a familiar feeling at this point in the semester. The initial thrill of Welcome Week is long gone and the yearning for some home comforts replaces the excitement of independence. Lecture daydreams begin to revolve around the weekend when your...

Sophia Miller visits Edinburgh Foodies Festival

The unpredictable nature of a Scottish August meant that the annual Foodies Festival wasn’t blessed with the sunny skies it deserved – but the rain did little to dampen spirits.  Upon entering, we were greeted by a sea of people lounging on...

Breakfast is the new brunch at The Huxley

Going out for breakfast is a rare event for many students. Brunch? A no-brainer on a leisurely weekend. But having breakfast out conjures up images of sad pastries and rushed filter coffees being chugged on the way to class. But now that the...

Life

Not since Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity have I felt such palpable stress in a cinema auditorium, and this is to the credit of Daniel Espinosa’s sci-fi thriller, Life. His unimaginatively-titled offering to the genre is a nightmare for the blood...

Cafe Review: The Colony Gourmet

Situated on Home Street, The Colony Gourmet is chic, homely, and conveniently located amidst the hive and activity of Tollcross. Perfect for a coffee or leisurely lunch, for a few hours of work or even a light supper, we decided it would be the...

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