Tag Archive: Food

Nan Tei – Japanese (Yakitori) – Nottingham

  Its been a lean couple of weeks in posting with an unexpected visit to hospital meaning eating out and drinking wine have been in shortly supply. I’m back on my feet though… Continue reading

U Canteen – Chinese – Nottingham

  The best Chinese restaurants often aren’t much to look at and U Canteen is no exception. Down just past the properly fashionable part of Hockley it’s opposite Oriental Mart which I believed… Continue reading

Nottingham – The Working Lunch – Part 1

  I was speaking someone recently who lamented the lack of knowledge of Nottingham’s lunch options for the busy city worker. I thought they were quite right. Almost a year ago now I… Continue reading

Nottingham’s Best Dishes 2018

  Welcome to a rundown of my favourite dishes of the year in Nottingham. The top of the tree, Alchemilla and Sat Bains were both featured in my “Overall Best Dishes 2018”.  For… Continue reading

Overall Best Dishes – 2018

  This list (in no particular order) details the very best dishes I have eaten in 2018. A Nottingham-specific overview will be coming soon!   A visit to Berlin in frosty February took… Continue reading

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

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

Kushi-Ya (pop-up) – Japanese – Nottingham

Kushi-Ya has now opened permanently in Nottingham, reviewed here.   I almost didn’t write about Kushi-Ya. Partly due to the fact that it’s only a popup but mostly because I found it hard… 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