Waffles and Bacon for Breakfast at Forty Four Bridgford

Forty Four Bridgford is one of the latest restaurants to open up in West Bridgford. Located in the space formerly occupied by Chin Chin and the Oriental Pearl  it is describing itself as an “independent cocktail bar & kitchen with a passion for quality”. They are open for late breakfast, lunch and dinner 6 days…

Fish and Chips at the Brewhouse and Kitchen on Trent Bridge

The Brewhouse & Kitchen at Trent Bridge is the latest encumbent of the pub building that has housed The Town Arms, The Aviary, and Casa during my Nottingham Lifetime. I popped along the Victoria embankment from my nearby apartment with the sole intention (pardon the pun) of checking them out as a possible option for…

Georges lunchtime 99p deal in West Bridgford (revisited)

Georges Fish and Chip shop on Melton Road in West Bridgford is an incredibly popular spot.  I quite like their Fish and Chips and I have been here a fair amount to dine on my favoured classic selection of “Haddock, Chips and Mushy Peas“. Some how I have not actually written about that?! I have…

Gusto in West Bridgford

Gusto in West Bridgford is a relatively new arrival to the West Bridgford Dining scene. It moved into the space vacated by the Monkey Tree pub back in the Spring of 2017. The actual Monkey Tree is still there but not sure that it is filled with much gusto of it’s own these days. The…

Brunch at A-Venue in West Bridgford

The Avenue in West Bridgford is the newest kid finding its way onto the block down Central Avenue. It is the newest incumbent of the building formerly occupied by Cured, and by Belle and Jerome. I walked by on a bimble last Thursday and saw signs of life, so this Friday I made a plan…

A Fish and Chips Friday at the Apple Tree

The Apple Tree on Compton Acres in West Bridgford is one of the pubs in the Ember Inns family. I drive past a lot on my way out of town when I avoiding the A453 and taking the back roads through Ruddington. Loads of my mates tell me that it is good value and that…