Restaurants – UK and Europe

Cornerstone in Hackney Wick Review

Cornerstone in Hackney Wick Review

Named after an Arctic Monkeys song, Tom Brown’s restaurant Cornerstone in Hackney Wick offers fabulous small plates/ tapas style food. On our recent visit, each stunning dish is a smash hit. This large airy space, situated down a quiet side street is home to Brown’s […]

Yorkshire Food Review: Roots York

Yorkshire Food Review: Roots York

Roots York is the latest venture from talented chef Tommy Banks (of the family run and Michelin starred) restaurant The Black Swan)who has put Yorkshire food well and truly on the map. The menu: Roots is a sharing plates restaurant and the menu changes around […]

Michelin Restaurants with Rooms- Winteringham Fields Review:

Michelin Restaurants with Rooms- Winteringham Fields Review:

Nestling on the banks of the Humber estuary is Winteringham Fields, a superb Michelin star restaurant with rooms. We opt for the couples retreat package (a Christmas present to ourselves), which includes an eight course surprise tasting menu, an overnight stay, and continental breakfast. The room: […]

Amazing Michelin Star food: Restaurant Sat Bains

Amazing Michelin Star food: Restaurant Sat Bains

As returning customers to the amazing Michelin star food of Restaurant Sat Bains (2 Michelin stars) I thought ‘can this really be as good as last time?’ By the end of my 10 course tasting menu I discovered it wasn’t as good as our last […]

Great Places to Eat in Rutland, The Olive Branch

Great Places to Eat in Rutland, The Olive Branch

Following a recommendation from fellow foodie friends we discovered The Olive Branch in Clipsham as one of the great places to eat in Rutland. A good place to catch up over a plate or two of delicious food. Using homegrown or locally sourced seasonal produce, […]

Brilliant Burgers in Birmingham- Original Patty Men Review:

Brilliant Burgers in Birmingham- Original Patty Men Review:

The Venue: Nestling behind the shiny disc-covered building that is home to Selfridges in Birmingham you can find the Original Patty Men. The self-proclaimed ‘patty pimps and purveyors of filth!’. These are brilliant burgers in Birmingham. A firm favourite of the cities street food scene […]

Where to Get Bao in London- BAO SOHO Review:

Where to Get Bao in London- BAO SOHO Review:

BAO: Wondering where to get bao in London? BAO SOHO is an excellent choice. This is one of three BAO restaurants dotted around the city from the same group which all specialise in Taiwanese BAO. These fluffy, delicious steamed buns stuffed with mounds of tantalising different […]

Wonderful Michelin Star Food-Spectrum, Amsterdam Review:

Wonderful Michelin Star Food-Spectrum, Amsterdam Review:

There are many things you can do in Amsterdam but for me what could be better than an evening in the beautiful dining room of recently renamed (from Librijes Zusje) Spectrum  enjoying wonderful Michelin star food      The Venue: The restaurant can be found in […]

Sheffield Restaurants- Thyme Cafe Review:

Sheffield Restaurants- Thyme Cafe Review:

Home Sweet Home: Returning to my home city is always a pleasure, especially when I have a chance to visits the Sheffield restaurants. This time The Thyme cafe. Found in the Broomhill area of the city, this busy, friendly bistro is clearly a firm favourite […]

Where to Eat in Norwich: Farmyard Review

Where to Eat in Norwich: Farmyard Review

Want to visit a lovely, relaxing city that also happens to have a wide range of exciting and quality places to eat? Read on for our recommendations of where to eat in Norwich.  Farmyard: Farmyard restaurant,  just a stone’s throw away from the excellent Benedicts […]