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Piggs, Edinburgh, restaurant review

Posted On: 29 Nov 2019   |   Posted By: Scotsman

Cheeseburgers.
That was our final meal on a recent visit to Madrid.
My defence, apart from mild sunstroke, is that it was a Saturday night, and I had failed to prepare.
It got later, the restaurants got busier, and we eventually bagged a table but couldn't get the waiter's attention, so had to walk out.
We were jangling with hypoglycemic nerves like the Spanish capital's monk parakeets .
At the point when I would have eaten an athlete's foot riddled espadrille, we plumped for what was easiest. Not tapas, churros, cocido Madrileño or squid sandwich, just a pile of salty chips and a beef patty in a soggy bun.
On our return home, I made a note to visit this new place, as consolation for my failed culinary exploits.
It's a venture from restaurateur Iggy Campos - who owned Igg's and wine bar tapas joint, Barioja, on Jeffrey Street - and his son Daniel. They were open for over two decades, but closed down around seven years ago.
This tiny place is more casual than either of papi's former...

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