Masala Junction – Indian – Nottingham

Masala Junction is aptly name, straddling as it does the busy Hucknall and Mansfield Road’s in Carrington. It isn’t short of pedigree, the owner having formally had stewardship of the award-winning Memsaab. The… Continue reading

Alex Bond Supper Club (At Wired Café) – Modern British – Nottingham

Having previously worked at the 2 Michelin star Sat Bains before more recently moving to Head Chef at Turners in Birmingham, Alex Bond is now focussing his efforts on renovating a building in… Continue reading

Nottingham News, Sat Bains and Summer

As Summer (hopefully) arrives my blogging is becoming increasingly erratic. What is to blame? A combination of selfish friends having children & getting married, my birthday and a packed schedule in the day job.… Continue reading

Edin’s – European – Nottingham

Edin’s is somewhat of an institution in Nottingham having first opened its doors on Broad Street in 1998. Part of the appeal is that little appears to have changed at this café /… Continue reading

Turtle Bay – Caribbean – Nottingham

Would you believe I am writing just after the third anniversary of Frusher on Food? If you had asked me three years ago I wouldn’t have thought it would be still going, let… Continue reading

SaltBox – A Bit of Everything – Nottingham

If Carl Froch, who officially opened SaltBox, had turned up on the evening I was there he would have increased the number of people having food by 50%. This surprised me, not that… Continue reading

The Calcutta Club – Indian – Nottingham

My first “revisit” was quite a success with the Pelican Club more than doubling the score I had originally given it. Another restaurant where I had a disappointing first meal was the Calcutta… Continue reading

Hammer and Pincers – Gastropub / Fine Dining – Leicestershire (Loughborough ish)

It takes quite a bit to tempt me from Nottingham and surrounding areas but Hammer and Pincers seemed to fit the bill. Out towards Loughborough this gastropub is quite different from anywhere in… Continue reading

Hart’s – Modern British / Fine Dining – Nottingham

  One of my most popular series of reviews has been my Sunday lunches, on that list Hart’s is one of the best scorers for a roast. Despite it being a stalwart of… Continue reading

Belgo – Belgian – Nottingham

Belgo is, to the best of my knowledge, the first Belgian restaurant to open its doors in Nottingham. What does that entail you might ask? Well mussels are what they seem to be… Continue reading