U-Boat Burger at The Boat Inn

I love The Boat Inn over at Lenton. It is a right proper boozer, decent beer, pub grub cooked to order and decent folk in the place all supping real ale and having a relaxed time. I have written about this place before and have been back quite a few times since just to get…

Forde’s Coffee and Sandwich Bar

Forde’s Coffee and Sandwich Bar on Tudor Square in West Bridgford is located in the building formerly occupied by Philo’s. It is a very friendly place, nice people, decent spot of lunch and they do a nice Latte. We have popped in and out a few times over the last month or so for lunch…

Secret Burger Club: Animal Style

This is the Animal Style Burger The special at Secret Burger Club this week was the “Animal Style” which was described as being “Double mustard grilled Patties, American cheese, grilled onion, Secret Sauce, Lettuce, Pickle, Tomato” for £9 I had not had this one before so as per usual I figured that I just ‘had’…

Alchemilla

Alchemilla on Derby Road in Nottingham, just up down from Canning Circus has been touted as the next Michelin starred joint in town. It is the brainchild of Alex Bond, a locally renowned chef, and I had been told that it was something special so I was really excited to be able to check this…

Breakfast at Cafe Olive

Cafe Olive on Radcliffe Road just off Trent Bridge is a great spot near to the River Trent and the local sports grounds to get a sandwich for lunch. When I was working in the area we used this place quite often to get a cob or a sandwich. It always seems to have a…

Secret Burger Club – The Secret Santa,

Its the Holiday season and we are all wandering about looking for treats and presents for our friends and family. Every so often I end up in one of those Secret Santa schemes where you are obliged to buy a present for some random person and you have no idea what to gift them This…

The Squeaky Beaver Poutine Food Truck

Squeaky Beaver now have their own truck, well converted horse trailer from which they are selling their quite decent trays of Poutine. I have managed to track them down a few times on Station Street at Wolf Down Pop-up, and down by the Neon Raptor Brewery. I first tried their food at the Six Barrels…

Mocky-D Vegan – Fast Food For Thought

Mocky-D can be found at the weekends on Friday and Saturday selling Vegan and Vegetarian Fast Food from their van on Clinton Street in Nottingham. I had kept on seeing them over the last couple of years but until this last few weeks I had not sampled any of their food. I am not sure…