Bao Bar is tiny - a blink-and-you'll-miss-it kind of place. It's found on Chillingham Road in Heaton (just outside of Newcastle) and is a small, walk-in bar offering steamed buns, small plates and pared drinks.
Thali Tray is an Indian street food eatery found at Arch2 Brewpub & Kitchen in Ouseburn (just up the hill from Ouseburn Farm/ The Ship Inn). I've visited at least three times, and it's always been great. There you go, review done. Just kidding...
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 … Continue reading Cabana
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. … Continue reading The Street Food Cook Book
I love the Grainger Market. If someone asks me where they can get a quick bite for lunch, or where to pick up some groceries in town, or where to find a specialist item I haven’t heard of, my answer is always the same: You should go to the Grainger Market. Luckily for me and the … Continue reading Nan Bei (南北)
I love the EAT! events held by NewcastleGateshead Initiative. They get better and better (and more delicious) every year. Tea & Cake Planet is a great foodie event happening this weekend (Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of June) at the Boiler Shop in Newcastle. So what's it all about? Basically, there will be stalls & … Continue reading Tea & Cake Planet (EAT! Event Part 1)
The Boiler Shop Steamer is a monthly event held on the first Friday and Saturday of every month (so, if you haven't realised already....it's happening today!) The event celebrates local food & drink, music, art and culture and brings some of the best UK street vendors together to sell you deliciousness while you listen to … Continue reading The Boiler Shop Steamer
You don't have to go to London to get street food. Go to Urban Night Feast instead. (Don't you love the phrase 'street food'? To me, it sounds all grungy, smoky and messy while a crowd of eclectic people much on tasty morsels). Urban Night Feast 'brings together some of the UK's best street vendors … Continue reading Urban Night Feast