The Fat Duck – Bray

  When people discover I am a ‘foodie’ this  is THE restaurant I get asked whether I have visited. When the restaurant team returned to the UK following their stint in Melbourne I… Continue reading

Thaikhun – Thai – Nottingham

Thaikhun follows swiftly in the footsteps of Zaap bringing another new Thai food experience to Nottingham. This latest venture sits in the recently refurbished Victoria centre and is surrounded by all the other… Continue reading

John’s House (1*) – Mountsorrel (Loughborough, Leicestershire) – Fine Dining

John’s House have joined a small band of East Midlands Michelin star winners; Hambleton Hall, Fischers and Sat Bains. It is also the only establishment in Leicestershire holding that honour. I will happily admit to… Continue reading

Zaap – Thai – Nottingham

Zaap’s doors opened this week promising “a slice of Bangkok in the UK”. The restaurant, residing next to Oaks on Maid Marian way, is busy in its decor. Bright colours and a urban style make… Continue reading

Bar Burrito & Tortilla – Mexican Fast Food – Nottingham

Post best-man duties, and whilst the new Mr and Mrs Williams are making me jealous by honeymooning in Tokyo, I am back on the blogging. No sooner had I started writing this piece… Continue reading

Anoki – Indian – Nottingham

Anoki shares the same opulent style as its premium competitor, Memsaab. Though they sit at different ends of the city, both restaurants offer a fine dining slant on Indian food. The little touches… Continue reading

The Walton – Sunday Lunch – Nottingham

The Walton traditionally conjures thoughts of a wedding rather than food venue, that’s probably why it’s never been at the front of my mind when the stomach is rumbling. I had heard if… Continue reading

Casamia (1*) – Fine Dining – Bristol

A recent weekend of quality food started in Bristol with a visit to Casamia. I’d wanted to make the trip here for sometime as I’d heard good things from other bloggers about this 1… Continue reading

Louis Louis (Das Kino) – Pizza – Nottingham

As you enter Das Kino you wouldn’t know that a change has been made behind the stove. The stylish decor of this popular bar remains unchanged despite Oscar and Rosie moving their operation… Continue reading

And the winner is…

After 150 votes the results are in. It was a close run thing between the Pelican Club and Eviva Taverna but the Italian restaurant won out in the end with over 50 votes!… Continue reading