Tag Archive: Food

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

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

Nathan Outlaw- Fine Dining – Cornwall (2*, Good Food Guide #1 2018)

The latest Good Food Guide was released in August to the news that Nathan Outlaw’s eponymous restaurant in Cornwall had topped the rankings. Much debate can be had about the validity of any… Continue reading