Tag Archive: Hockley

Toast & Iberico – Brunches – Nottingham

I can’t quite remember when brunch became quite such a fashionable weekend occupation. Breakfast food tends to not quite be my thing, my girlfriend however is a fan which is why I have… Continue reading

Bar Iberico – Tapas – Nottingham

Home to numerous popular food venues Hockley is now also the home of Bar Iberico – which now inhabits a prime location on Carlton Street. Previous tenants haven’t lasted very long with names… Continue reading

The Larder on Goosegate – British – Nottingham

The Larder on Goosegate is somewhere I often recommend after several good experiences over the last few years, I just somehow haven’t visited it for the blog. One thing I particularly mention them… Continue reading

Jim’s Smokehouse – BBQ – Nottingham

Following the relative successes and failures of Red Hot Buffet and Rakonto, Jim’s Smokehouse has pitched up in the unit toward the bottom of Hockley. An effective Twitter onslaught ensued with a couple… Continue reading

Tarn Thai – Thai – Nottingham

Located on a Hockley side street Tarn Thai could be dismissed as nothing special as a casual passer by. Look closer though and you will see that in décor and ambience little in Nottingham can… Continue reading

Pelican Club – Italian – Nottingham – Review by Sarah

[My visit to the Pelican Club was a disaster of quite some proportion. I was pleased to see Sarah’s thought there was some light at the end of the tunnel…]   From the off, the Pelican… Continue reading

Thailand No. 1 – Thai – Nottingham – Review by Sarah

Nice. It’s not necessarily a complimentary adjective. Any child who hears, “that’s nice, dear,” in response to their art homework can be pretty sure that not only are they not going to be… Continue reading

Pilot, Poultry and Prosecco – Chicken/Pizza – Nottingham

Concept restaurants have been on trend for a couple of years with the likes of Burger and Lobster & Bubbledogs in the London market. I can’t recollect anything similar in the Nottingham restaurant… Continue reading

The Pelican Club – Italian – Nottingham

With a bright blue neon pelican in residence, what can go wrong? The dazzling bird is ultimately not quite in keeping with the traditional wooden tables and deliberately odd chairs. I had expected… Continue reading

Suede Bar – Pizza – Nottingham – Review by Sarah

Heathcoat Street forms part of the network of roads around Broadway where the creatives of Nottingham like to congregate of an evening or weekend. Suede Bar is a relatively recent addition and after… Continue reading