Tamatanga – Indian – Nottingham

Tamatanga describes itself as an ‘Urban Indian Canteen’, it’s a restaurant that is in your face. What comes first to my mind is their bright, branding and imagery, a jazzy website and staff… Continue reading

Simpsons – Fine Dining (1*) – Birmingham

Simpsons has been ever present on the Birmingham food scene for some time, held a Michelin star in the city since 2000. It is out in Edgbaston, a little away from the very centre… Continue reading

Pieminister – Pies! – Nottingham

Pieminister’s Nottingham restaurant sees its small empi[e]re grow to 5 locations. Its original setting was Bristol where they opened their doors first time in 2003, the public consciousness of the brand has built steadily since, their… Continue reading

Pelican Club – Italian – Nottingham

It’s not a secret that I had a very disappointing visit to the Pelican Club previously.  Ever since I have been implored to return by friends and readers of this blog who had much more… Continue reading

Inferno – Pizza – Nottingham

Inferno arrived on the Nottingham restaurant landscape at the same time as the new Victoria Centre and as such has flown a little under the radar. It occupies a unit opposite the clock… Continue reading

Taco Bell – Fast Food – Nottingham

Yes Taco Bell is in the UK, yes it is in Nottingham. When I have mentioned this people tend to be more interested than is usual for a fast food emporium. Its brand… Continue reading

Top 10 Nottingham Restaurants of 2015

I’ve picked out spots that have appeared on the blog this year deserving of a special mention. The first five were brand new to Nottingham, the second selection newly reviewed but have been around some… Continue reading

Review of 2015 in Michelin Stars

2015’s Michelin Starred restaurants started with a weekend in London at the Clove Club and Dinner. The former is a up-and-coming restaurant in Shoreditch that has been making waves for the last couple of… Continue reading

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