Monthly Archive: August 2015

Sunday Lunch at St. Mary’s Inn, Morpeth

St. Mary’s was somewhere I visited as a child, although I only ever saw the outside of the building. My great-uncle came to be a resident here in the 80’s, and my Gran would make the trip up to see…
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Handmade Burger Co, Newcastle

There can be a bit of snobbery towards chain restaurants when I think we all, being honest, drop in for a Wagamama or Zizzi’s if we’re feeling peckish. We heard about a new range offered at Handmade Burger Co. inspired…
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Newcastle Restaurant Week – Caffe Vivo

Caffe Vivo is somewhere I’ve visited on numerous occasions, but have not featured on the Canny Food blog. I perused their special menu for NE1’s Newcastle Restaurant Week which, if you don’t already know about, is an bi-annual event in where…
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Creams Newcastle – New Dessert Parlour Opens

After the success of Kaspa’s it wasn’t long before another parlour franchise decided to open its doors in the Toon. Creams Cafe opened last week, and naturally Jnr was keen to give it a try. On the corner of the Bigg…
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Longsands Fish Kitchen, Tynemouth

Is someone who claimed not to like fish allowed to review a Fish & Chip restaurant? I took along my trusty companions who do eat fish to blog about Colman’s as they were certainly better placed to comment on the grub, while I…
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