Aidan’s Kitchen

On a sunny Saturday morning a friend and I went down to Aidan’s kitchen in Sandyford for a weekend brunch. We arrived around 10.30am and luckily got a table by the window where other tables had been reserved (probably best for the weekend rush). The simplistic decor of white and grey compliments the kitchen well…

Chaia Tea Bar

Featured numerous times on my Instagram stories, Chaia Tea Bar became one of my favourite coffee and tea spots very quickly. Situated opposite Have To Love on Gosforth High Street, this tea emporium is an extremely cosy spot. My favourite is the window seat where giant cushions and throws engulf you as you watch the…

Flat Caps Coffee

Subtle interior, potted plants and cracking coffee. Priding themselves as being coffee connoisseurs, the guys at Flat Caps offer coffee three ways. The fairly traditional filtered coffee which most of your regular coffee houses will produce, aeropressed which brews coffee under pressure creating a strong flavour or syphon. The latter is the old-fashioned way which…

Pink Lane Coffee

Now that I am back to a full time university lifestyle- I’m a masters student now, it’s not just an hour a day- it is a lot harder to get to some down time with my friends. Since we are all preparing for our futures more than ever this year we don’t spend as much…