Prickly Pear on Mansfield Road: New Vegan Cafe

Prickly Pear on Mansfield Road is a new Vegan cafe that has recently opened up in Nottingham. They serve up breakfast between 9.30 and 12 with Vegan Bacon Cobs, and a cooked breakfast amongst the options alongside smoothies and healthy juice drinks. Then between 12 and 5.30 they switch to lunch with vegan versions of…

The Herbivore Bakery: Phish, Chips, and Mushy Peas

The Herbivore Bakery offer as their sign says “100% plant based food” and according to their website they are a “100% Vegan Bakery in Nottingham selling and producing sweet and savoury bakes, ranging from cakes to pastries & savoury snacks” They were one of the many traders you will find down at the Sneinton Vegan…

Dash Garden Cafe: Vegan Sunday Lunch

Dash Garden Cafe is the latest venture to set up in the Think building at Cobden Chambers. I heard that this place was going to be all Vegan and that they were going to be sourcing as much produce as possible locally. Now I am not Vegan but I am always keen to try out…

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…

Bar 31K – Meatballs and Cocktails in Hockley

Bar 31k has just opened up it’s doors down in Hockley serving Meatball and Cocktails, a most curious pairing of food and drink options and one well worth exploring. I popped in for lunch to see what they were all about, and of course to get some meatballs and a drink. I don’t just randomly…

The Coffee House of Nottingham

The Coffee House of Nottingham is located half way up (or down) that little alleyway called Hurts Yard running between Long Row and Upper Parliament Street.  I was often curious as to what lay behind that lovely red painted façade as I passed up and down that alley, so finally I poked my nose in…

Vegan Junk – The “Sausage and Egg” Muffin

Vegan Junk were at Nottingham Vegan Market in Sneinton last weekend alongside a whole host of vendors selling lots of vegan food to try. I understood that Vegan Junk as their name might suggest are ‘dealing’ in the world of Vegan Junk Food. I was up for giving that a go, I mean it’s not really junk…

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…