Category: food

squid at the Marquis of Wellington Leicester

Captain Calamari

Calamari: Does everyone have dishes that they just can’t resist when they see them on a menu? Mind is definitely calamari, or more properly squid of any description, but especially...

flat white

Esquires Coffee at The Wullcomb

The new Esquires Coffee at The Wullcomb has launched and it is beautiful. Set over two floors, it is finished to the same high standard as the New Walk Place...

Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre litter pick on canoes

Keeping Leicester beautiful!

Yesterday morning I was complaining that everyone seemed to be on their holidays and I was a bit jealous. Well, it turned out that my plan for the afternoon wasn’t...

Sticky korean beef bao at the Tree Leicester

Take A Bao

LEICESTER BAO: We’re all able to get out a bit more now. Unless you’re shielding. And not in groups of more than 6. Of course not in your own garden....

The Extreme Housewife mummy blogger

The Green Place, Sileby

As we continue to slowly creep through the Leicester lockdown, we are now in line with the rest of the country in regards to many of the businesses that can...

Scampi and chips

The Griffin Inn, Swithland

Places like the Griffin Inn Swithland are the sorts of places I particularly missed in the depths of lockdown. Now things have eased slightly, I was able to return for...