Tasnack: Soup noodles and Tawainese Chicken

Tasnack is an Asian restaurant on Friar Lane specializing mainly in hot pots and rice noodles with a few side dishes such as Taiwanese fried chicken. It has recently re-opened or re-branded formerly being called ‘Your world’. I last visited this location back in Oct 2019 and had some hot pot noodles and then once…

Lombardo’s Lasagne: Lasagneria Italiana in Carrington

Lombardo’s Lasagne aka ‘Team Lombardo -Alessandro and Ashleigh opened up their much awaited restaurant in Carrington this weekend. We had been waiting patiently and expectantly every since they had announced that they were opening up a Lasagneria some months ago We first met up with and fell in love with their Lasagne at the Bingham…

Lunch at the Griffin in Plumtree

The Griffin in Plumtree is just off the main road through the village, on their website they describe themselves as ‘a traditional English village pub at the centre of the community where diners and drinkers alike are welcome throughout the day’ Sounds alright doesn’t it? I haven’t been here for ages, I checked my own…

Brunch at Little Bricks on Derby Road

Little Bricks is the next step in the Evolution of The Little Brickhouse formerly housed in the old shipping container in Sherwood that sadly closed during the pandemic. Happily they are back now with a ‘brick and mortar’ restaurant on Derby Road. I have been watching their Instagram posts for a while salivating over the…

Khatti Meethi – Indian Street Food

Khatti Meethi were at the Sutton Bonington Farmer’s market this month serving up their Indian Street Food Thali plates and assorted snacks. I have seen and eaten their fare before when I have seen them at the Sneinton Vegan market but I hadn’t written about them before on the blog. CHALKBOARD MENU On today’s chalkboard…

Yang’s Braised Chicken Rice in Nottingham

Yang’s Braised Chicken Rice has finally opened on Market Street in Nottingham located upstairs from Hu Lau Shan. Many of us have been waiting for this moment ever since the sign was first placed on the building more than a year ago. At last this week the lights came on and they were open for…

Colombo Street: Sri Lankan Food in Nottingham

Colombo Street, a new Sri Lankan restaurant opened recently at Fletcher gate in the building formerly occupied by Rub Smokehouse. If the name seems familiar that could be that you had spotted them at various street food events around town over the last couple of years in their brightly coloured food truck. They were at…