Fox and Grapes in Sneinton Market – Beer and Pizza

The Fox and Grapes in Sneinton Market is one of the latest pubs to open up in Nottingham under the Castle Rock Brewery umbrella. This particular opening back in September was most welcome as it saw the re-emergence of a Public House that has been located at this spot since the 1830’s. In recent times…

The Toll Bar – A Friendly Welcome, Real Ale and Pieminister Pies

  The Toll Bar is the latest resident of the pub space at Tollhouse Hill  by the big roundabout that joins up Maid Marian Way, Derby road and Lower Parliament Street. It has been back open about a couple of weeks now and it is offering up Real Ales, Pieminister Pies,  and 200 degrees coffee…

Wigflex Chicken and Waffles Pop-up at Nottingham Street Food

Wigflex were at the Nottingham Street Food market this weekend hosting a ‘Chicken and Waffles’ pop-up. Their Facebook page said that it was just going to be a ‘one-off’ event. I suppose that depending on how successful they felt it had gone they might carry on? 🙂 I love a bit of Chicken and Waffles…

Vegan ‘Fish and Chips’ at The Peacock

The Peacock at the foot of Mansfield Road in Nottingham is a fantastic Victorian Pub serving a decent selection of Real Ales. Last year they made the decision to launch a Vegan menu which in my mind was quite a brave decision. This week we finally came in to try it out,  my partner in…

Slurping Bowls of Pho at the Bun Mii Vietnamese cafe

Bun Mii Vietnamese Café on George Street is one of the newest additions to the Asian dining scene in Nottingham. I popped over at the weekend to try them out as I heard a few whispers on the street that there was a place in town serving authentic Vietnamese food that I really needed to…

Scoffing Pub Burgers at Langtrys in Nottingham

Langtrys in Nottingham by the corner house is a great pub to meet up at before a trip to the theatre, before going to the flicks at the nearby cinema, or just for  pint with mates. We often start the night here as it is a nice pub with some decent real ale and you…

Nottingham Street Food Club – Taste of Korea

Ok so I admit I am “Johnny come lately” when we are talking about visiting the Nottingham Street Food Club in the Victoria Centre (or do we have to call in Intu these days) in Nottingham. It has been open quite a while, I missed all the initial hype, and to be honest I had…