Breakfast at Kelly’s Cafe in Lenton

  Kelly’s Cafe on Abbey Street in Lenton, serving up breakfast and lunch is located near to the QMC and just off the A52 by the Dunkirk  roundabout. It seems ideally located for the folks around the hospital and the university looking for some breakfast action. I like to imagine that the same Doctor telling…

Sausage and Mash at The Trent Navigation

The Trent Navigation on Meadow Lane is a pretty reliable option for a decent pint of beer from the attached Navigation Brewery and a good plate of Pub Food. I come here quite often on Matchdays when the Pies are playing at home when the place is rammed. If I fancy food though I try…

Umai Oriental Street Food Cafe at Oriental Mart

  Umai Oriental Street Food Cafe has recently opened up at the back of the newly opened Oriental Mart on Goldsmith Street inside the Hydrogen building.  On their Facebook page they say that they will be serving ‘Bubble Tea & Oriental Street Food’ including ‘Some of the most well known & popular street food snacks…

Kushi-ya Japanese Grill in Nottingham

  Kushi-ya Japanese Grill, has recently opened at Cannon Court in Long Row  they describe themselves as “a small independent Japanese grill specialising in kushiyaki. Kushiyaki consists of skewered meat and fish cooked over charcoal” Kushi-ya had been serving up their offerings through a number of  pop-ups over the last year, events that had been…

Bar 31K – Meatballs and Cocktails in Hockley

Bar 31k has just opened up it’s doors down in Hockley serving Meatball and Cocktails, a most curious pairing of food and drink options and one well worth exploring. I popped in for lunch to see what they were all about, and of course to get some meatballs and a drink. I don’t just randomly…

The Coffee House of Nottingham

The Coffee House of Nottingham is located half way up (or down) that little alleyway called Hurts Yard running between Long Row and Upper Parliament Street.  I was often curious as to what lay behind that lovely red painted façade as I passed up and down that alley, so finally I poked my nose in…