Lilys Umami – Savoury Chinese Pancakes

Lily’s Umami on Goose Gate in Hockley in the space formerly occupied by Chicken Licious and Flavour Bites has recently opened. On their Facebook page they describe themselves as “A modern take on a Chinese takeaway, serving wraps, Bento lunchboxes, bubble teas and pure teas” I had seen the sign on the front for a…

Breakfast at Thunder Road Kitchen

Thunder Road Kitchen is located on the crossroads of Goldsmith Street, Talbot Street, and Burton Street. It  is just across the road from the Nottingham Conference Centre and a few minutes walk from the Crowne Plaza, The Nottingham Trent University and the Theatre Royal Concert Hall. I found myself dining in here this week as…

Squeaky Beaver Poutine at Six Barrel Drafthouse

Six Barrels Draft House in Hockley has been hosting a pop-up by Squeaky Beaver Poutine over the last few weeks. Now I really do like a nice bit of the old ‘Poutine;’ and have sampled it quite a lot as a snack back over in the States admittedly mostly whilst checking out breweries and bars so…

Dog Dam Good – The Bourbon Hot Dog

Dog Dam Good at The Nottingham Street Food Club Dog Dam Good are at The Nottingham Street Food Club this weekend selling their ‘Gourmet Hot Dogs’.  I love a good Hot Dog but is sometimes pretty hard to find a decent one in this country so I was pretty keen to see what Dog Dam…

The Pho at Studio23 Cafe and Kitchen

Studio23 Café and Kitchen on Heathcote Street in Nottingham is the latest venture and location by Timeout who were previously located up on Wheeler Gate. They have taken up residence in Hockley in the space that was formerly occupied by the tapas restaurant Tapestry. It was a welcome sight to find the Timeout guys here…

Our Burger at The John Borlase Warren

The Sir John Borlase Warren at Canning Circus is one of the places that you need to visit if you are heading up Derby Road for a night out or even planning a pub crawl. I was blogging about this place back in 2014 when I wrote about “The Canning Circus Circuit – Three Great…

The Lamb Barbacoa Burger at Smoqued

I was last chomping food from Smoqued at The Nottingham Street Food Club back in November last year when I was trying out some of their delicious food. I had chowed my way through their Carne Asada Tacos and I have to say that it was pretty darn good (Read More about that Here) I…

Grilled Cheese Magic at Blend in Sneinton Market

Blend in Sneinton Market is a fantastic spot serving up some of the best grilled cheese sandwiches I have had for ages. They may just have saved my grilled cheese life! They are serving proper grilled cheese cooked on the flat top grill and have created a whole load of tasty combinations all with themed…