Monthly Archive: October 2016

The Grand Hotel, Tynemouth – Food Review*

Since the arrival of Dinky, I’ve found it difficult to keep up with all of the reviews we’re asked to do or that are of interest to us. With so many new restaurants opening in the Toon too, we’d need…
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Chez Mal Brasserie – Food Review

Last week was the sort where nothing went right for me. A set of lost house keys were amongst the ‘highlights’. I also cancelled a number of plans with friends, which seriously bummed me out. There was an improvement in…
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The Jolly Fisherman on the Quay – Review

Food is a very personal thing. One man’s Beluga caviar is another’s Marmite. When reading restaurant reviews I’m not necessarily be deterred by criticism, especially when it relates to a new restaurant. Understanding there’s a ‘bedding-in period’, it can take…
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A Day Trip to the Lake District

The Lake District is such a fabulous place to have on our doorstep here in the North East. In a little over an hour you can be enjoying some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world, as well as…
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