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...
Eton mess Candy Floss Waffle and Scoop Leicester

Waffle and Scoop, Leicester

Where did all of these suddenly come from? Leicester city centre has become invaded by ice cream and gelato parlours, but is that really...
Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat'Saisons Front

Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons

We always end up doing something special for our wedding anniversary - it’s kind of the law. Last year we dined in Knightsbridge at...
E Prie Rosse, Genoa

E Prie Rosse, Genoa

  Genoa’s old centre is filled with a maze of streets with a different surprise seemingly up each one. We had gone in search of...
Restaurant Gordon Ramsay

Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, Royal Hospital Road

I owe a lot to Gordon Ramsay. Back in the period around the millennium while the U.K was going mad for Jamie Oliver’s simple...
1610 Bagel, Turin

1610 Bagel, Turin

Let me start this review by stating that I wasn’t in the best of moods when we walked through the door at 1610 Bagel....
Chuen-Moon-Kee-Hong-Kong-Mongkok

Chuen Moon Kee

  Claypot rice was on our hit list during the Hong Kong trip and a couple of places stood out that specialise in it. Four...
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 Three Crowns, Wymeswold

The Three Crowns, Wymeswold

This review is a little too close to home. Well, I did used to live the distance of a Stuart Broad bowling action over...
Taco Bell Nottingham

Taco Bell, Nottingham

Taco Bell 9 Angel Row, Nottingham In recent months I have been revisiting sports that I either haven’t given a chance or not attended in a...
Pan Per Focaccia, Genoa

Pan Per Focaccia, Genoa

Take away pesto, seafood and Colombus just what is Genoa’s other claim to fame? Focaccia of course. Stroll along down the Via San Lorenzo...
Little Bao Hong Kong

Little Bao

“This is the line, right?” it’s around 11:30am on a saturday morning and already we are queuing up for a select number of bar...