Nottingham’s Summer Food & Drink Locations

With the recent spate of nice weather (though I wouldn’t be surprised if it was raining while you read this) plenty of al fresco diners and drinkers have emerged. It got me thinking about the best… Continue reading

The Clock House – British – Upton (Nottinghamshire)

Where is Upton I hear you cry? Don’t worry I didn’t know either. And until recently I was oblivious to what goes on at The Clock House too. Ed Halls is the chef /… Continue reading

Eviva Taverna – Greek – Nottingham

Having eaten at Eviva Taverna I discovered, to my disappointment, that they followed me on Twitter. The more followers the better you may think? Not universally true. For example, if I was going… Continue reading

Malt Cross – Pub – Nottingham

The Malt Cross is a lovely setting, whether enjoying a drink, taking in some live music or coming to their Monday quiz night. The traditional features of a Victorian music hall have been maintained, an attractive… Continue reading

Top 10 best value places to eat in Nottingham

Recently it was great to see Nottingham featured in the Guardian where they suggested the top 10 budget restaurants. Inevitably some debate ensued on Twitter so I thought I’d give my top 10 for cheap… Continue reading

Baresca – Tapas – Nottingham

** 2018 update. A couple of more recent meals have been a lower standard of food than my original review, the menu del dia is certainly good value but the food and overall… Continue reading

Fellows, Morton & Clayton – Pub (Sunday Roast) – Nottingham

The latest leg of my Sunday lunch journey had been a disappointing though relatively high cost  at The Roundhouse. Getting back on the horse I popped down to the canal side a couple… Continue reading

Cosmo – World Buffet – Nottingham

I can never quite believe the volume that goes through Nottingham’s all you can eat restaurants. The most popular version of this does now seem to be the world buffet; where, if you… Continue reading

Time Out Café – ‘Asian Street Food’ – Nottingham

Time Out Cafe doesn’t sound like a place for Asian street food, as you arrive at the top of the stairs in Wheeler Gate, it doesn’t look like a place for it either.… Continue reading

French Living – French – Nottingham

I’d had a few recommendations over the last few months for this Gallic restaurant on King Street. It really is a Nottingham fixture, having first opened in 1994, so it was about time I got … Continue reading