Monthly Archive: November 2016

Harissa Kitchen – A New Brunch Venue in Newcastle

Like finding places offering a vegetarian and vegan Sunday lunch option that doesn’t involve risotto, an eatery serving up a decent breakfast is also hard to come by in the Toon where they haven’t resorted to the wonderfully hipster Avocado Smash…
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The Duck House, Corbridge

I was a crafty so-and-so when it came to organising a weekend away in the Lakes to celebrate Mr. Canny’s birthday (reviews of the hotels we stayed in can be read here and here), but one thing I overlooked was…
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Dining Out in Newcastle – A Cautionary Tale

There was a time when chains wouldn’t even consider opening in Newcastle. We didn’t have a great culinary record, with our greatest food export the high-street bakers Greggs. You can’t shake a stick in any major UK city now and…
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