Monthly Archive: October 2016

Thai House Cafe, Newcastle

Recommended to us food blogger types on more than one occasion by Ravenous Fox (and you need to bookmark his site if you love ogling delicious recipes  as much as I do), I made a point of finally getting round…
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McKenna’s at Northern Stage – Light Bites

We were very kindly invited along to a baby-friendly performance of Tangled Feet’s Kicking and Screaming at Northern Stage last week, which was an enjoyable for us all. Dinky was amazingly well behaved and was transfixed on the actors throughout the…
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Cauliflower Caponata – Riverford Vegbox Recipe*

I’d heard about veg and recipe boxes, but it was a concept I didn’t really get historically. I really don’t mind physically going to the supermarket and picking out my own ingredients. That said, I believe the men of the house are…
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Rub Smokehouse – New Restaurant opens in Newcastle*

Another day, another restaurant opens in Newcastle! This time we’re reviewing Rub Smokehouse and Bar, which officially opens on the 18th of October in The Gate complex. We were invited along during their soft launch, which was the perfect opportunity…
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Quirky Newcastle – Bohemian Lunch Spots

Newcastle has some great local independents that you may not have even heard of, and one of the joys of blogging is being able to share these hidden gems with the readers of Canny Food. Let me know if you’ve…
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Italian Cafe Round Up

While we seem to have posted a lot about chain restaurants of late, we try to champion local eateries we feel deserve a mention on our blog and on our Social Media where possible. This round up post features two Italian cafes that…
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Zizzi’s New Vegan Dishes – Dining Out

I try to keep the content fresh on the blog by trying out new places, but sometimes Mr. Canny wants to eat somewhere he’s previously enjoyed. I’ll occasionally allow this, especially if they’ve have recently added new dishes to the menu. It…
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