Cheshire Courthouse – Win Lunch and a Stay

A short while back I went to try out the amazing afternoon teas being served up at the Cheshire Courthouse, where I was blown away by the history and character of the building – you can read more about the afternoon tea here Building on from the launch of the restaurant, The Courthouse celebrates its 200th anniversary…

New Opening – The Anthologist

The constant new openings in Manchester never cease to amaze me. Of course not everything succeeds and we’ve seen a few openings and closures over the last year or so. One of those previously openings came in the shape of The Refinery. Located in Spinningfields, it was the first Drake and Morgan opening in Manchester….

My Favourite Dishes Around The World

  As somebody who has lived and worked in a number of countries, I am always amazed at some restaurants production of ‘Authentic’ food from another country, quite often left disappointed by the lack of authenticity they show. So I have tried to put together a list of some of my favourite ‘Authentic’ dishes from…

Honey Restaurant – Hotel Gotham

The impressive building that houses the much talked about Hotel Gotham fits the hotel name perfectly. The former Midland Bank building, located at 100 King Street has the most stunning Art-Deco architecture. I’ve walked past and admired it on many occasions. That however has been the problem, I walk past admiring the building, yet have…

Foodies Festival – Tatton Park

If you’re lucky enough to be in the Manchester Region over the weekend of 13-15th July, then you’re in for a treat. One of the amazing days out happening over that weekend, is the return of Foodies Festival to Tatton Park, Cheshire. The Foodies Festival has become a regular foodies destination, with the three days…

Manchester House – Restaurant

Restaurant Wars featured two of Manchester’s Restaurants with Aiden Byrne and Simon Rogan, slugging it out in search for a Michelin Star, neither did, but both restaurants have gone on to be very successful and are still popular a few years on. I’ve been meaning to book into Manchester House for some time, but what…

Benito Lounge – Chorlton

It’s not only Manchester City Centre that is seeing new ventures opening on what seems to be a weekly basis. Chorlton has also been a hive of activity when it comes to new openings. In the same week that saw the opening of The Creameries, another eatery was also opening just up the road. Benito…