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Italian sandwich shop Focacceria 138, Govanhill

Scene & souled food Focacceria 138 is where the little Country Shop butchers was for years at 138 Allison Street in Govanhill.  We were sad to see the Country Shop go (they had fab mince rounds, thankfully they still have 2 other locations open) but are happy to see that another purveyor of tasty food… Continue reading Italian sandwich shop Focacceria 138, Govanhill

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Doppio Malto to open first UK venue in Glasgow

‘Doppio Malto’ will open its flagship restaurant in Glasgow’s George Square Casual kitchen-brewery, Doppio Malto, has announced that it will be opening their first UK venue this summer. Doppio Malto, which currently operates 28 restaurants across seven Italian regions – and one in France, will open its doors in June where Jamie Oliver’s Italian restaurant… Continue reading Doppio Malto to open first UK venue in Glasgow

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Preview of NEW Salt and Chilli Oriental

New Chinese pop up in Whiteinch “Salt & Chilli Oriental” in the former Ninja Turtles Pizzeria site at 911 Dumbarton Road, Whiteinch, near the Clyde Tunnel entrance, opens on Thursday 25th March and we were invited along by Chef Jimmy to taste some of his dishes. Looking a lot classier than your usual Glasgow takeaway,… Continue reading Preview of NEW Salt and Chilli Oriental

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New Opening “Salt and Chilli Oriental”

New Asian street food pop up for Whiteinch   Chef Jimmy Lee, known for Lychee in Glasgow’s city centre is soon opening “Salt & Chilli Oriental” in the former Ninja Turtles Pizzeria site at 911 Dumbarton Road, Whiteinch. The venue is currently undergoing a makeover and will open from Thursday 25th March 2021. Chicken Salt… Continue reading New Opening “Salt and Chilli Oriental”

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DJ’s swap the studio for pizza

 From making music to making pizzas: How the pandemic saw Scottish DJs swap the studio for authentic Italian takeaway joint, Bangin’ Pizza The pandemic has caused many folks to rethink their income, and one area is the live music industry.   Stephen Kirkwood and Steven Galloni who head up Dumbarton’s music and training business SKapade Studios… Continue reading DJ’s swap the studio for pizza