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5 Alternatives to Chain Restaurants in Newcastle

When confronted with choosing a place for dinner, it’s so easy to just end up at a chain restaurant – even if that wasn’t your intention! Why? They are reliable, there is usually something on the menu to please everyone, and they are everywhere.  But we’re lucky in Newcastle to have lots of independent restaurants […]

Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill

We’ve loved the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse at Hotel Indigo for as long as this blog has been going. In fact, they were the first restaurant to ever approach us about doing a food review. (You can read it here if you like, now that’s digging way back into the archives of 2012!) So, when they […]

Cabana

Cabana recently got in touch to invite us to try their new restaurant that has opened just next to The Gate in Newcastle. With new restaurants popping up all the time in the city centre, does this one stand out from the crowd? We were running soooooooooo late for our dinner reservation at 7pm. We […]

BALTIC Kitchen

One of my favourite things to do when it’s sunny is to go for a walk along the Quayside. Pair that with stopping for lunch somewhere and that’s the icing on the cake! We hadn’t been to the BALTIC in actual years, so decided to be cultured and view some of the exhibitions (and go […]

St Sushi – Delivered

So, we know we’ve already written a blog post on St Sushi before, but we wanted to write another one about their takeaway service. It was a Saturday evening and pre-baby that meant 99% of the time that we’d be in a restaurant. We’re still getting to grips with Life With Baby and although we […]

The Street Food Cook Book

There’s something undeniably satisfying about street food. Maybe it’s because it’s quick, convenient and relatively cheap. Maybe it’s the smell as you pass by and the noise of sizzling pans. Maybe it’s how you can travel the foodie world just by going from one stall to another. Maybe it’s a combination of all of these things. […]

Our 2016 Foodie Bucket List

Happy New Year to all our readers – we hope that 2016 will be your best year yet! It’s the perfect time of year to think about resolutions and we’ve come up with 8, all food-related! Here is our 2016 Foodie Bucket List of 8 places in the North East that we can’t wait to […]