Monthly Archive: May 2016

Cabana Brasil, Newcastle

This post is the tale of two meals at Cabana Brasil, the latest Brazilian restaurant chain to open in the Toon. Such was my eager anticipation on their opening I wrote a guide of sorts to Brazilian food, which you can…
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The Bohemian, Newcastle

My plan had initially been to try out Super Natural’s new cafe this weekend, but due to delays it wasn’t open in time. Having made a special trip into Newcastle for grub, I had to think on my feet. Super…
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The Good Apple Cafe, Sunderland

There are a limited number of vegetarian and vegan eateries in our local area, so what does a food blogger do when she’s visited them all? Go again! Having previously posted about The Good Apple Cafe, Sunderland’s original veggie cafe, I…
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Food at The Free Trade Inn

Newcastle’s Free Trade Inn is viewed as one of the best boozers in the city, especially with the fantastic views of the Tyne its beer garden affords. It was also Mr. Canny’s local before we started living in sin, so…
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Foodie Round Up Featuring Urban Bakery

A round up of some places we’ve eaten over the last week. The common theme is that these are all family businesses. We endeavour to support local where we can as there are some fantastic producers on our doorstep. Urban…
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Dabbawal, Jesmond

Growing up, Indian food was not something I encountered. My Mum had an inventory of dishes she’d cook up each week like clockwork – Spaghetti Bolognese, Mince & Dumplings, a fantastic Roast Chicken Sunday Lunch. It was only in my…
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Las Iguanas, Newcastle Quayside

Last week saw another Las Iguanas open in Newcastle. Joining the Grey Street restaurant was a branch in a prime location on the Quayside, taking on the spot once occupied by La Tasca. Having enjoyed the Brazilian food options on…
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Takeaway Tuesday – Gringos

We are a family that likes to dine out in restaurants, but as new parents this isn’t always possible. Sometimes Dinky just wants to be a tinker, and on those occasions we’ll order in if I haven’t managed to get…
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