All quiet on the Northern Front – 2018 Blog Update

  Since my house move to North of the city I have been quiet, for various reasons. Christmas tends to get in the way, unpacking boxes and building furniture too. There was also… Continue reading

Nottingham Bar & Restaurant Award Winners & My Verdict

  The NBRAs announced their winners recently after a pretty long process. Voting started back in September with public nominations before shortlists were drawn up, the top 4-6 were then visited by a… Continue reading

El Capo – Mexican – Nottingham

  It may have been subconscious but I might have Rick Stein to blame for this meal. When I mentioned my visit on Twitter several people mentioned his most recent culinary journey across… Continue reading

Nottingham’s Restaurants of 2017

A quieter year for new openings in the city has meant a quieter year for me – nonetheless there has been no shortage of highlights that I feel obligated to share with you.… Continue reading

Warsaw Diner – Breakfasts – Nottingham

  If you hadn’t seen on Twitter I have recently moved which explains the lack of blogging. My new location means some new restaurants North of Nottingham will be on the agenda soon.… Continue reading

Debsh – Persian – Nottingham

Appearances can be deceiving. That’s what I said to myself climbing the tatty, garishly red stairs at Debsh having sought refuge from the dark, damp of a rainy Wollaton Street. Entering the restaurant… Continue reading

The Ruddington Arms – Pub (Sunday Lunch) – Nottingham (Ruddington)

I can’t remember the last time I went out for a Sunday Roast. A glance at my posts tells me the last time I wrote about one was over a year ago. I… Continue reading

Edward’s Canteen Kitchen – Supper Club Fusion – Nottingham (Beeston)

  Edward’s is somewhere that has been on my radar for some time, it’s not a place that has made headlines but their menu is arguably one of the most intriguing around. It… Continue reading

Nathan Outlaw- Fine Dining – Cornwall (2*, Good Food Guide #1 2018)

The latest Good Food Guide was released in August to the news that Nathan Outlaw’s eponymous restaurant in Cornwall had topped the rankings. Much debate can be had about the validity of any… Continue reading

Barrio – Tapas – Nottingham (Sherwood / Mansfield Road)

More Tapas! In Nottingham we are already well furnished with Iberico, Baresca and Beeston’s Frustrated Chef. Barrio is another addition to the burgeoning Sherwood food scene where The Bakehouse and drinks venues The… Continue reading