Breakfasts

Where the best places to get a fry up in the region are.

Brunch at Ernest, Ouseburn

To see eateries launch specific vegan menus is always exciting for me. I feel there are places in Newcastle that have embraced offering these alternatives wholeheartedly after Vegan Restaurant Week, like Sale Pepe in Jesmond. I hadn’t realised that Ernest…
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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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Top 10 Breakfasts in the Toon

I’m often asked where I’d recommend for a hearty weekend breakfast or brunch, so I’ve compiled this handy list of places to hit whether you’re craving a Full English or a stack of tasty Pancakes. Perfect for a lazy Saturday…
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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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Brunch and Lunch – Some Canny Places to Try

I noticed we didn’t have many breakfast and brunch reviews on the blog, so of course immediately tried to rectify this! Here’s a few we’ve tried out in the last week. We’ve obviously focused on the vegetarian and vegan options, but…
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Skippers Cafe, Whitby – Man versus Breakfast!

Having posted about Whitby on a few occasions (see reviews of Humble Pie ‘N’ Mash here and The Magpie Cafe here) I was worried we’d run out of places to eat while visiting this pretty seaside town in North Yorkshire….
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Violets Cafe, Newcastle Quayside

Last week saw the opening of a brand new eatery on Newcastle’s Quayside. Owned by Abbie Atkinson, wife of Kenny Atkinson and co-owner of House of Tides, I expected something special and wasn’t disappointed. Violet’s Cafe is set to rival…
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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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1901 Caffe Bistro – Jesmond

As new parents, long lie-ins on a weekend are a thing of the past. Instead, as I’m up with the larks, I like to have a nice breakfast with Mr. Canny to compensate. As we were ready early last Sunday…
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Vegan Breakfast at Sky Apple Cafe, Heaton

Jnr had something school related to participate in this weekend, which meant an early start for the whole family to get him over to Jesmond. I decided to soften the blow of the 8am weekend wake-up call for Mr. Canny with…
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