Manchester Food and Drink Festival @MFDF18

Just 3 weeks until the opening of the 21st Manchester Food and Drink Festival and this years has a whole host of amazing things to experience. As always, the festival is all about celebrating the very best of Manchester’s incredible food and drink talent. The main festival hub will be based in Albert Square and…

New Menu:- @Turtlebayuk

Rum, Reggae and Jerk, what could be more Caribbean? Turtle Bay has been serving up some great dishes inspired by beach shack and street vendors for some time now and with not only 1, but 2 restaurants based in Manchester, you have no reason not to be able to try it for yourself. To checkout…

New Brunch Menu – Gusto Restaurant

I’ll never forget, way back in 1999 when holidaying in New Zealand with my then Girlfriend, who was a vegetarian. The problems we had finding a restaurant that would cater to her needs were huge, you would think she had some kind of special dietary needs that couldn’t be catered for without huge expense or…

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…