Tag Archive: Food

La Capanna – Italian – Nottingham

La Capanna literally means the hut and there is a link there it’s relatively small in size and quite dark. It reminded me more of a grandparents house, the thermostat was a few… Continue reading

Tom Browns – Brasserie – Nottingham (Gunthorpe)

As regular followers will know, I can struggle to drag myself out of the confines of the NG1 postcode. Apparently all it takes is a free meal which manged to get me over… Continue reading

Frusher on Radio, other news and upcoming reviews

News   My time has got away with me again. Where you should be reading about the latest food exploits around Nottinghamshire here’s what has been keeping me busy, as well as what’s… Continue reading

Masala Junction – Indian – Nottingham

Masala Junction is aptly named, straddling as it does the busy Hucknall and Mansfield Road’s in Carrington. It isn’t short of pedigree, the owner having formally had stewardship of the award-winning Memsaab. The… Continue reading

Alex Bond Supper Club (At Wired Café) – Modern British – Nottingham

Having previously worked at the 2 Michelin star Sat Bains before more recently moving to Head Chef at Turners in Birmingham, Alex Bond is now focussing his efforts on renovating a building in… Continue reading

Nottingham News, Sat Bains and Summer

As Summer (hopefully) arrives my blogging is becoming increasingly erratic. What is to blame? A combination of selfish friends having children & getting married, my birthday and a packed schedule in the day job.… Continue reading

Edin’s – European – Nottingham

Edin’s is somewhat of an institution in Nottingham having first opened its doors on Broad Street in 1998. Part of the appeal is that little appears to have changed at this café /… Continue reading

SaltBox – A Bit of Everything – Nottingham

If Carl Froch, who officially opened SaltBox, had turned up on the evening I was there he would have increased the number of people having food by 50%. This surprised me, not that… Continue reading

Hammer and Pincers – Gastropub / Fine Dining – Leicestershire (Loughborough ish)

It takes quite a bit to tempt me from Nottingham and surrounding areas but Hammer and Pincers seemed to fit the bill. Out towards Loughborough this gastropub is quite different from anywhere in… Continue reading

Hart’s – Modern British / Fine Dining – Nottingham

  One of my most popular series of reviews has been my Sunday lunches, on that list Hart’s is one of the best scorers for a roast. Despite it being a stalwart of… Continue reading