Monthly Archive: February 2017

Vegan Pizza in the North East

Last week’s National Pizza Day posed an interesting question for me. I had a plethora of suggestions for our veggie and meat-loving readers, but I wondered where in the area served up a top notch dairy-free cheese option for us…
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Chucho’s Tacos Opens in Newcastle

Before Barrio Comida opened its doors to rave reviews on Newcastle’s Quayside we were limited for Mexican food options in the area. Zapatista was the forerunner with its burritos, while a couple were serving up tacos from a trailer at…
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Valentine’s Day Ideas in the North East

Yup, prepare to be bombarded with photos of flowers and loved-up couples on social media. Valentine’s is just round the corner and it can be difficult to come up with something a bit different to do for ‘the big day’,…
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Tapas Revolution is coming to Newcastle!*

Yes, yet another restaurant is to open in Newcastle. This time round, however, it isn’t all about burgers or BBQ! Opening on the 13th February, Tapas Revolution claim to do exactly what their moniker suggests. “In my hometown of Madrid,…
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Vegan Hotpot Recipe – Home Cooking

Hotpot is a dish that is simple to make and loved by the whole family. It is usually a great way of getting sneaky vegetables into the kids without them realising too! I devised this recipe using Quorn’s Vegan Pieces, which…
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True Coffeehouse, Heaton – A Revisit

It’s great to see businesses going from strength to strength, especially when they are offering something a little different. True Coffeehouse, located on Chillingham Road, has graced the pages of Canny Food a few times already and we were big…
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Chaia Gosforth – Review

Covering a wide range of eateries on the blog means that, on occasion, we will venture to try out chain restaurants. I’ve stated many times I find many cater for dietary requirements like our veganism well, which takes the pressure…
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Meet & Treat, Newcastle – Review

You can read about my first experience of Meet & Treat, situated on the edge of Newcastle’s Chinatown, here. We’d opted for takeaway as Dinky and I were still getting into the swing of feeding in public and were underwhelmed…
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Little Italy Italian Deli, Grainger Market

The news of (Pizza By The) Slice opening something larger in Newcastle’s Grainger Market had people who love pizza positively salivating. Their lunchtime is legendary, with queues snaking past its butcher neighbour on a daily basis. My in-laws were never away…
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