Breakfast at The Silly Sausage in the Cattle Market

The Silly Sausage Cafe is located inside the old Cattle Market Tavern on Meadow Lane. This building was a pub that offered refreshment to the farmers and traders at the cattle market. Apparently they had a special licence to open early on market days. I can just imagine them all popping in for a pint…

Jumbo Breakfast at Chocks Away in Nottingham Airport at Tollerton

  Breakfast Time at Chocks Away “Chocks Away” is the sort of place where you pop in for a simple bacon cob and end up with a massive plateful of lovely breakfast joy. In fact I sometimes feel that the breakfast menu at Chocks Away is really masquerading as a kind of competition ūüôā Just…

All Day Breakfast at Cafe Victoria in the Victoria Centre Market

Caf√© Victoria is one of several caf√©s in the Victoria Centre Market up on the top level of the intu centre. There are several other greasy spoon type establishments in the market that all seem to have similar menus with lots of daily specials. I am going to try and work my way through them…

Well priced Hot and Cold food at the Wilford Lane Auto’s Caf√© – Cobs, Spuds, Toasties and Brekkie – You can’t go wrong

The¬†Caf√©¬†at Wilford Lane Autos in West Bridgford¬†serves up a lot of your standard truck stop and greasy spoon caf√© favourites. They have cobs, burgers, toasties, jacket spuds and¬†to my delight and joy, an all-day-breakfast. I was not¬†expecting too much when I walked into their caf√© last week to get a cup of tea¬†so that was…

The Avenues Café at Sneinton Market

The Avenues Caf√© in Sneinton formally known as ‘Tasty Bites’ has apparently been in the market area for around 20 years. It is right next door to the GB caf√©, so close that when you are inside at the counter you wonder if they are sharing a kitchen. I don’t think that they are, I…

Meadow Lane Cafe – An ‘all day breakfast situation’

Last week I found myself over at the Lady Bay Industrial estate at the Meadow Lane Caf√© in the¬†search¬†for a¬†brunch type situation, to be more exact I¬†was in the mood for an all-day-breakfast. I was pretty sure that this was the sort of place that I would be able to achieve my aim especially when…

Granby Kitchen – Good old fashioned greasy spoon cafe

The Granby Kitchen on Station Street is just the sort of place that you need to find when you are craving the traditional ‘greasy spoon’ cafe experience. I say that in the kindest terms as well. It is a cheap and cheerful small cafe tucked away in the row of shops¬†adjacent to Nottingham railway¬†station and…

The Silly Sausage Cafe – A not so greasy ‘Greasy Spoon’

¬† While I am in the UK. I am spending my time ensuring that I promote a stereotypical or is it a ‘rose tinted’ view of what this country has to offer¬†foodwise¬†by portraying my English Culinary horizons. To ensure that plan of attack I just had to seek out a traditional Greasy Spoon cafe, and…