Monthly Archive: March 2016

Thaikhun Metrocentre Launch Event

We were invited along to Thaikhun, the Metrocentre’s newest restaurant, to try out the food and drink ahead of the official opening to the general public on the 31st March. Located within the updated Yellow Mall, there has been a…
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Bunker Coffee, Newcastle (Now Flat Caps)

Writing about food is easy when you find somewhere to rave about. We’ve had a few let downs over the last two years of blogging, but I’ve tried to be balanced for everywhere that’s featured. The idea of the blog…
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New Byron Burger, Metrocentre

Byron has brought proper hamburgers to intu Metrocentre Gateshead with the opening of a restaurant in the centre’s brand new Qube development on 24th March. The Metrocentre launch follows the opening of Byron Grey Street  last September, where the North-East’s…
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Weekend in Amsterdam – Part Two 

Rather shockingly, I started a series of posts about a long weekend Mr. Canny and I had in Amsterdam last year but never finished it off (see original post here). Having been asked by friends for recommendations recently, I thought…
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Navaho Coffee, Jesmond

I was disappointed to discover Archers Ice Cream Parlour on Acorn Road had closed down until I visited its replacement, Navaho Coffee. Having relocated from Colbalt Business Park just recently, this small cafe has built up a reputation for serving…
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The Durham Street Food Project

Durham’s food scene has taken quite the hit of late, with Bistro 21 and Oldfields restaurants closing without much warning. It seemed a shame that such a beautiful, vibrant city was being left with mediocre offerings and high street chains….
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Darlington Food Festival 2016

A North East food festival is to return to the streets of Darlington for a third year running. Distinctly Delicious – Darlington Festival of Food will take place on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May this year, with preparations for the…
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Zizzi Newcastle Review

It was an announcement that took us by surprise. High street chain Zizzi have recently updated their menu to include a vegan pizza, and we don’t mean serving the regular version sans cheese as many eateries do. We had to visit…
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Bojangles Cafe, Sunderland

There are some vegans who refuse to eat in restaurants and cafes that serve animal products. Thankfully Mr. Canny is easier going than that. We have many friends who meat and we want to be able to socialise in places…
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