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Social Bitches


Derek & Isaac (noun): two very social bitches; lovers of good coffee, great food; drinkers of far too much champagne. It’s their continuing mission to explore, consume and review Edinburgh’s first class bar & restaurant scene.

Reviews: 72
Other Articles: 11


An Edinburgh favourite of long standing, Pomegranate has most definitely kept pace with the city’s sophisticated palettes


How to Fine Dine @ HOME

The Social Bitches’ guide to enjoying the thrill and indulgence of fine dining without having to actually leave the house.

Waldorf Astoria: Brunch to Go

Luxury, extravagance and indulgence are of course the Social Bitches’ core values. They’re also the perfect headline for Waldorf Astoria’s mouthwatering brunch.

Hickory @ HOME

Naturally, we’d heard the rumours of epic flavour, sensual delight, and tremendous portions. But nothing prepared us for the sheer joy of Hickory@home.

Bad Seeds

We’re loving the creativity these talented Edinburgh chefs are quite literally bringing to the table.

The Chaumer

Old school without ever being stuffy, the food, the cocktails, and the service are all impeccable.

Whisky Forager

From the man who brought us the award-wining Kilted Lobster, comes a bespoke experience even MORE fabulous.


Always pleased to see an Italian man bearing food, this is the story of how the Social Bitches met the fabulous Chef Stefano

Angels Wings

Tackling the challenges of fine dining in lockdown, Angels with Bagpipes has once again proved itself a godsend.

Lucky Yu Canteen

Joining Edinburgh’s Takeaway Revolution, Lucky Yu boasts East Asian food with a cheeky & inventive touch of fusion.

New Town Fox

Boasting Scottish flavours and the finest in local ingredients, the New Town Fox is indeed a joyous discovery.

Brasserie Prince

Always up for a little fine dining amidst fabulous decor, the Social Bitches deem Christmas to be the perfect excuse to re-visit one of Edinburgh’s most iconic hotels.