Tag Archive: Nottingham

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

Turtle Bay – Caribbean – Nottingham

Would you believe I am writing just after the third anniversary of Frusher on Food? If you had asked me three years ago I wouldn’t have thought it would be still going, let… 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

The Calcutta Club – Indian – Nottingham

My first “revisit” was quite a success with the Pelican Club more than doubling the score I had originally given it. Another restaurant where I had a disappointing first meal was the Calcutta… 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

Belgo – Belgian – Nottingham

Belgo is, to the best of my knowledge, the first Belgian restaurant to open its doors in Nottingham. What does that entail you might ask? Well mussels are what they seem to be… Continue reading

The Lobster Pot – Seafood – Nottingham

Mansfield Road’s venues for food are mostly places I would barely consider on the small hours on a Saturday morning. This made it all the more surprising when I heard there was a good… Continue reading

Purecraft – British – Nottingham

In the tradition of Nottingham’s grand attractive buildings becoming emporiums of food and drink, Purecraft follows in the footsteps of Pitcher & Piano and Tropeiro. It inhabits a modest but grand old bank,… Continue reading

Gino’s – Italian – Nottingham (Ruddington)

I have written before about the disappointing Italian restaurants in Nottingham, certainly in the city centre. Dominated by the common chains it is certainly lacking that solid, rustic, local Italian of great value.… Continue reading