Category: Leicester

Non alcoholic espresso martini mocktail

Non-Alcoholic Espresso Martini

Incredible work from The Gadabout, experimenting in nuance, spice and flavour to create a robust cocktail that is complex .and layered, but has no alcohol. This very much speaks to...

Treasure Island at Leicester's Haymarket Theatre, Captain Flint the parrot

Treasure Island makes a big splash Leicester

It was exciting this evening to attend the Press Night for the Haymarket Theatre’s first ever house production, Treasure Island. Penned by the idiosyncratic comedic talent, Sandi Toksvig, this production...

Big Daddies Diner at LCB Depot

Last Friday at LCB Depot

For the first time in about a year, I found myself at a loose end on the final Friday of the month. There’s only one thing to do in this...

Seabass dish at North Bar and Kitchen, Leicester.

Flavour of the Decade

How’s it going Leicester? Things are pretty amazing for me… No-one is more surprised than me that this month marks this blog’s 10th anniversary! The more eagle-eyed amongst you will...

Waffles at Gelato Village Leicester

Black Friday Offers in Leicester

We’ve all been reading about how Black Friday offers aren’t all they’ve cracked up to be as unscrupulous national chains play the system with a discount here, a bit of...

queen victoria arts club leicester salmon blini with mackerel caviar

Queen Victoria Arts Club

Six weeks after I first visited the newly refurbished Queen Victoria Arts Club for their exclusive launch night, I returned to try the full dining experience for myself. The restored...