Tag Archive: Food Blog

Sexy Mamma Love Spaghetti – Italian – Nottingham

I don’t often go long without visiting a new restaurant in Nottingham, it’s even more surprising when it’s one that has won local accolades. There isn’t a particularly good reason why either. I… Continue reading

Autumn 2018 scores update and food news!

  A long overdue update has finally arrived with my full list of scores. Its taken over a year, buying a new house, getting a job and general laziness are just a few… Continue reading

Pistachio – Persian – Nottingham

Sneinton Market is often a hive of activity, there are a few little cafes and a regular vegan market is a great spot for produce and food stalls. What it hasn’t had so… Continue reading

Frusher on Foraging

Local ingredients are ever more prominent on menus, from high end to mid market people want to know where their food really comes from. In the UK Simon Rogan’s L’Enclume comes to find… Continue reading

The Black Bull – Modern British / Gastropub – Blidworth (30min North of Nottingham)

You may have not heard the name but in food circles in Nottinghamshire The Black Bull has been making waves for a while now. Their ambition has caught the eye of food critics… Continue reading

Rakki Rakkas – Turkish – Nottingham (Sherwood)

  Kraft Werks on Mansfield Road is a great choice for beer lovers (although some purists may prefer more on tap than this can and bottle heavy hop shop). The real question after… Continue reading

All quiet on the Northern Front – 2018 Blog Update

  Since my house move to North of the city I have been quiet, for various reasons. Christmas tends to get in the way, unpacking boxes and building furniture too. There was also… Continue reading

Nottingham Bar & Restaurant Award Winners & My Verdict

  The NBRAs announced their winners recently after a pretty long process. Voting started back in September with public nominations before shortlists were drawn up, the top 4-6 were then visited by a… Continue reading

El Capo – Mexican – Nottingham

  It may have been subconscious but I might have Rick Stein to blame for this meal. When I mentioned my visit on Twitter several people mentioned his most recent culinary journey across… Continue reading

Nottingham’s Restaurants of 2017

A quieter year for new openings in the city has meant a quieter year for me – nonetheless there has been no shortage of highlights that I feel obligated to share with you.… Continue reading