All Bar One- Newcastle Launch night

Once home to banking and finance companies, Grey Street has developed into one of the most iconic streets in Newcastle City Centre for a bit of fine dining and classy wine bars. The Victorian style buildings which now occupy the likes of Las Iguanas, Zizi and more recently Pizza Punks have always attracted my eye….

SIX- The Baltic

The Newcastle Quayside has always been one of my favourite locations in the area. The stunning river views along a stretch of classic Victorian style buildings is the perfect backdrop to the contemporary restaurant and bar scene. Until this year, I had never really ventured across the multitude of bridges to explore what food and…

Las Iguanas Newcastle

I was lucky enough to be invited down to Las Iguanas Newcastle this week to try out their amazing Latin American food. If you aren’t familiar with the franchise, Las Iguanas, was founded back in 1991 in Bristol and if you’ve ever been you will know why it has become such a success. Newcastle is…

NE1 Restaurant Week: The Muddler

I think a lot of us Newcastle foodies will all agree, NE1 restaurant Week is without a doubt one of our favourite weeks of the year. It comes around twice, occurring in winter and summer with the latter falling on the week August 5th till 11th and I had to get involved. With offers typically…

The Alchemist Newcastle

Recently I was very lucky to be invited along to the Newcastle venue of The Alchemist to try out their food and drink menus. The Newcastle location is situated in the heart of the city in the Intu Eldon Square food Hall near the Grey’s Monument entrance. I had booked a table on a Monday…

Caffe 1901 Deli

This weekend I finally got the chance to try out the newest addition to the 1901 family, over on New Bridge Street, the ever so pretty Caffe 1901 Deli. If you are a regular reader of my blog you will know two things, one that I am an avid lover of brunch and two that…

The Woodman’s Arms

I get asked so much where is good to eat in the North East, and more recently where is good outside Newcastle. Well, I am more than delighted to say that my recent visit to The Woodman’s Arms in Whickham has firmly answered that question. I was lucky enough to be invited along one evening…

The Dispensary Coffee House

If you haven’t seen or heard about the brand new opening of The Dispensary near St. James Park Stadium, then where the heck have you been!? Posted weeks in advance on their instagram account, were special previews of what they were bringing to the toon and what they were bringing, looked mighty fine! Getting extremely…