Monthly Archive: January 2016

Weekly Round Up

A bit of an epic round up this week for fear I may forget somewhere we’ve visited of late! I promise I do actually use my kitchen 🙂 Stairwayz Cafe, Low Fell Hidden above the shops on the High Street,…
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Las Iguanas, Newcastle

Finding ourselves at a loose end in Newcastle on Thursday night and not being able to get a table in Painted Elephant meant we found ourselves in an unusual predicament this week. Being with Jnr meant we were limited to where…
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Peace and Loaf, Jesmond

There’s not long to go now for the Canny Food baby, so every night out has to count for me. I’m intrigued to see the impact his or her arrival has on my ability to get out and about to try new…
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Sky Apple Cafe, Heaton

We have featured Sky Apple Cafe, which is located on Heaton Road, in our Breakfasts section already. In case you didn’t already know, it is a wholly vegetarian cafe with vegan choices marked on the menu. Mr. Canny was bowled over…
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Aveika Review, Newcastle Quayside

  Always being a bit short on cash during January means we’re on the lookout for places to eat with special offers. Deciding, due to the pregnancy, that I was definitely sitting out Newcastle’s bi-annual Restaurant Week (see thoughts here) me and…
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As You Like It Review, Jesmond

As You Like It, which is part of the Apartment Group, has been somewhere I considered as a great date bar. Even when its busy I’ve managed to grab a table in some secluded corner, the cocktail menu is pretty good…
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Mamma Mia’s Review, Newcastle (Now Closed)

Mamma Mia’s is one of those restaurants in Newcastle you’ll have walked past hundreds of times but probably never ventured into. Situated down Pudding Chare, I only became aware of them at the North East Vegan Festival, back in November….
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Sugarloaf, Whitley Bay (Now Edens Cafe)

One of the things I get frustrated about with vegan food is the idea that it’s all about clean eating and healthy options. Not all vegetarians or vegans make the change because they are trying to be health-conscious. For many…
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New Year in the Lakes

Ever the romantic, I decided to surprise Mr. Canny with a trip to the Lake District over the New Year period. I always feel NYE in Newcastle is overrated; hating the idea of crowded pubs and queuing for entry into…
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