Tag: Nottingham

Spotlight Bar & Restaurant, Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham
The Motorpoint Arena in Nottingham is our local venue for large concerts, comedy and of course ice hockey. Up until now we had been regular punters with regular tickets. Now, we would get a glimpse on what the experience is like as a VIP in the brand...
Son of Steak Masterclass Nottingham
Trinity Square is home to some superb bars and restaurants in central Nottingham. One of which is Son of Steak. A steakhouse with an affordable menu featuring a good variety of different cuts of beef. Our evening masterclass would unlock all the secrets of what makes a...
Desserts Bottomless brunch Nottingham Hilton
After recently celebrating 100 years as an operational hotel chain, The Hilton welcomed us back for a newly launched experience - a Bottomless Prosecco Brunch. The Brunch is a 90 minute period of unlimited Prosecco and two courses of your choice. Eton mess...
Bun Thit Nuong Bun Mii Vietnamese cafe Nottingham
Nottingham is becoming our go-to city when it comes to Vietnamese cuisine. Having tested out Cafe Coco Tang previously and having our minds blown, we headed for a small cafe on George Street named Bun Mii. Located down...

Kushi-Ya, Nottingham

skewers kushi-ya nottingham
Down a small alleyway just off Angel Row in the heart of Nottingham sits a small part of Tokyo. Kushi-Ya is a restaurant like no other that we have come across in The Midlands. A place serving Japanese Tapas to great acclaim.
The Maharaja's Retreat Nottingham
The Calcutta Club is a restaurant in Nottingham that has been on our radar for a while now. Due to the insane popularity of this restaurant, the owners have had to open a new place. The brand new Maharaja’s Retreat sits just a few doors down on...
Nottingham Hilton
One of the most recognisable hotel chains worldwide is officially 100 years old this week. To mark the celebrations, each and every Hilton hotel is holding a party for guests and invited members of the community. We had an opportunity to head to Hilton, Nottingham on Milton...
NCF £1 Comedy Night at Canalhouse, Nottingham
Comedy in The Midlands is now becoming a regular outing for us here at Artisan Traveller. Having experienced the professional scene at both The Leicester Comedy Festival and Funhouse at Bartons PLC, we decided to see what £1 gets you on a Wednesday night.
Funhouse Comedy at Bartons PLC
It’s safe to say that we are fully immersed into the UK comedy scene. The intimate gigs in the bars and pubs that hosted The Leicester Comedy Festival have given a whole new perspective on watching stand up comedy.

Cafe Coco Tang, Nottingham

Cafe Coco Tang Vietnamese Nottingham
Vietnamese is a cuisine that has so far proved elusive. That is until we stepped foot inside a cafe hidden in the backstreets of Nottingham - Coco Tang.   This place comes in two parts. Entry from the Byard Lane way brings you into what appears to be a coffee shop....
Ye Olde Bell Hotel, Retford
Hotels have become a bit of a specialist subject for us in recent weeks. After beginning at Sketchley Grange and enjoying dinner at The Belfry, we headed a little further north for our next experience. Ye Olde Bell sits equidistant between Sheffield and Doncaster, around an hour north of Nottingham...
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 the road from The Three Crowns pub. Speaking of Mr Broad, it’s largely down to him that the pub got a much needed renovation. Gone...