Griddle and Shake – Burgers – Nottingham

The man behind the excellent Clockhouse at Upton decided to turn his focus from fine dining to fast food. His leafy suburban location has also been traded for a city centre spot in… Continue reading

Competition time!

A free meal at Turtle Bay is up for grabs for one lucky reader of Frusher on Food! All you need to do is follow me on Twitter @alecfrusher and retweet my competition… Continue reading

The Great British Cookbook and Frusher on Food

Sometimes an opportunity comes along that too good to turn down. I’m not talking about a press launch or free meal; those still get rejected. The Great British Cookbook is the brainchild of the… Continue reading

Toast & Iberico – Brunches – Nottingham

I can’t quite remember when brunch became quite such a fashionable weekend occupation. Breakfast food tends to not quite be my thing, my girlfriend however is a fan which is why I have… Continue reading

Red Dog Saloon – BBQ – Nottingham

When you enter Red Dog Saloon you know you are in a BBQ restaurant. Many things died to make this place what it is. It isn’t just what arrives on your plate but… Continue reading

All the food of the fair…

Before you complain, no I did not eat any mushy peas. Yes, they are the most famous foodstuff of the Goosefair but I don’t like them. That might have something to do with… Continue reading

Fera at Claridges (1*) – FIne Dining – London

Fera is the sister restaurant of Simon Rogan’s L’Enclume (which I reviewed in 2013), an establishment that is amongst the best in the country. In Spring 2014 Fera was Rogan’s first permanent restaurant… Continue reading

The Sir John Borlaise Warren – Pub (Sunday Roast) – Nottingham

  Autumn has arrived, and with it my attention turns back to the Sunday Roast. An overloaded plate of steaming gravy and filling Yorkshires never appeals over the summer months but as the weather… Continue reading

La Capanna – Italian – Nottingham

La Capanna literally means the hut and there is a link there it’s relatively small in size and quite dark. It reminded me more of a grandparents house, the thermostat was a few… Continue reading

Tom Browns – Brasserie – Nottingham (Gunthorpe)

As regular followers will know, I can struggle to drag myself out of the confines of the NG1 postcode. Apparently all it takes is a free meal which manged to get me over… Continue reading