Pho at Viet 80’s

Viet 80’s on Friar Lane in Nottingham is the latest Vietnamese restuarant to open in Nottingham. People have said that it is very authentic and that the menu and the food matches that expectation. Indeed with a dish of Pigs Tripes and Black Pudding being a special it certainly isn’t catering for the vanilla diner….

Grounded Kitchen in West Bridgford

Grounded Kitchen selling ‘Korean inspired nutrient rich nourish bowls’ has just opened at Tudor Square in West Bridgford. Early reports were that the food was really tasty so I figured that I really should make an effort and check it out Before we get down to eat I am just going to say that I…

Hello Vietnam: Crispy Belly Pork and a Banh Mi

“Hello! Vietnam” is an Oriental Food Market and Vietnam Street Food Deli located at the top of Derby Road in Nottingham. I first stumbled across this place back at the end of 2019 where I bought some ‘harder to find’ ingredients to rustle up some Vietnamese inspired meals. While there I learned that they were…

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…