Street Food Circus Review 2016 – Sophia Gardens – Cardiff

I was a big fan of last year’s inaugural Street Food Circus pop up in Cardiff city centre and when I heard rumours of an even bigger shindig at Sophia Garden’s I was even more excited. I’d been to a few food fests this year or festivals with a bit a food section but I […]

Hangfire Smokehouse Southern Kitchen review

Hangfire smokehouse chicken , waffles and ribs

I don’t know what took me so long to make a booking after hearing the best BBQ food duo this side of the Atlantic were opening shop in the newly restored pump house in none other than Barybados. Many a summer I spent heading down to windswept promenade of the Island that isn’t actually an […]

Dylan’s Restaurant Review Menai Bridge in Anglesey

After a bit of over indulgence the night before and stocking up on every item on the menu for breakfast at the Queens Hotel in Chester in the morning I wanted to go easy for lunch especially as we were booked in at The Lobster Pot for tea. We decided after I’d regained vision from […]

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The Lobster Pot restaurant review Anglesey

The Lobster Pot in Anglesey Lobster Thermidor Surf and Turf

It’s always the case when you visit somewhere new, when you haven’t got the foggiest idea where to go for food or a drink. It’s not so bad in a city as you can go for a mini adventure on foot as the streets tend to be straight and easily navigable but on an island […]

Bryn Williams at Porth Eirias breakfast review

Bryn Williams at Porth Eirias, Colwyn Bay breakfast review

So last week I decided to explore a bit more of North Wales considering i’ve probably visited more of England than my home country. I flew to Anglesey from Cardiff and not sure where to visit at first and it still being quite early I decided on a drive to Colwyn Bay to sample breakfast […]

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Abergavenny 2016 Eisteddfod Festival Food Review

Festival food with venison chilli and veggie fritters at the 2016 Eisteddfod in Abergavenny

Being a non Welsh speaker the thought of attending the annual Eisteddfod sounded a bit stupid to me in past years as I just assumed it was a week of church choirs and schoolchildren singing in a language I didn’t understand. It sounded like a cross between a school assembly and being stuck in an […]

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Afternoon tea discount at Park House Cardiff

Park House Afternoon tea discount in Cardiff

As i’ve mentioned previously on the site, Park House is a well kept secret close to the city centre but off the beaten track of those scouring the streets of the Welsh capital following their the scents wafting around the bustling arcades and side streets that are the usual suspects for filling hungry bellies. I’ve […]

Park Plaza Hendrick’s G & Tea afternoon tea discount voucher

Park Plaza Hendricks G and Tea afternoon tea discount voucher

Do you fancy trying an afternoon tea with a difference? How about trying the delectable array of pastries and sweet stuff on offer at Cardiff’s Park Plaza Laguna Restaurant’s afternoon tea but quaffing back a potent Hendrick’s elderflower collins gin cocktail instead of a pot of Earl Grey? Park Plaza do like to offer it’s dinners ever […]

Free Uber discount code with 10 pound credit in Cardiff and review

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past month you would of heard that Uber the International Taxi app has set up business in Cardiff a few weeks back. Taxi firms across the globe have been up in arms thinking that Uber will take away their custom but if you ask me it’s […]

Really Simple Hollandaise Sauce

It’s bank holiday weekend so no doubt most of the UK will be seeking out the ultimate hangover cure at some point over the next few days so what could be better than crisped smoked bacon, poached runny egg yolks with lashings of lemony hollandaise sauce mounted on top of crunchy crumpets fried in bacon […]