Pho, Leicester

I cast my mind back to the opening of Pho in Leicester. A queue stretched as far back as the high street from Shires...
Bradgate Park, Leicestershire

Bradgate Park, Leicestershire: Wild Garlic and Venison

Spring is here and the weather is going from freezing cold to warm and sunny. Perfect for a stroll around a local favourite -...
Gelato Village, Leicester

Gelato Village, Leicester

The heatwave shows no sign of ending so to bring our temperatures down a bit, we headed to an ice cream parlour in the...
The Director's Hall, Showcase Cinema De Lux, Leicester

The Director’s Hall at Showcase Cinema De Lux, Leicester

Following on from our magical experience at Luna Outdoor Cinema at Chatsworth House, we headed indoors for a more traditional evening at the movies....
Lamb Restaurant Sketchley Grange Hinckley Leicestershire

The Garden Bar and Restaurant, Sketchley Grange: Second Night

Returning for round two of three course dinner in The Garden Bar and Restaurant brought us a good feeling. The staff on night one...
The Red Cow, Leicester Forest East

The Red Cow, Leicester Forest East

Following a recent refurbishment at The Red Cow, we were kindly invited to come and try the new menu and take a look at...

Middletons Steak House and Grill

Back on home soil after our glamping break away in sunny (for the most part) Blackpool, we headed into Leicester city centre in search...
caddyshackers leicester

Caddyshackers, Leicester

Crazy Golf, cocktails and street food all in one place? Oh yeah! This is Caddyshackers, a brand new place in Leicester at which you...
Diwali, Leicester 2018

Diwali, Leicester 2018

This introduction is one of the hardest that I’ve ever had to write. Over the past 24 hours a tragic accident involving Leicester City...
The Olive Greek Street Food, Leicester

The Olive, Greek Street Food

Leicester is going a bit street food crazy right now. Little eateries keep popping up all over the city. One of the most recent...
John's House, Mountsorrel

John’s House

139-141 Loughborough Rd, Mountsorrel We live in Leicestershire and love fine dining. The disadvantage of this is that if you want the full on...
The Tap and Run, Upper Broughton

The Tap and Run, Upper Broughton

Stuart Broad and his team are at it again. Two years after revamping and reopening The Three Crowns pub in the village of Wymeswold,...