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Birthday Trip, Seaham Hall Serenity Spa

Mr. Canny was an absolute star and organised a surprise trip for us to the Serenity Spa, an award winning spa located within Seaham Hall Hotel. I’ve been saying for such a long time that I was in need of a pampering…
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Lord Crewe Arms, Blanchland

On Saturday the Canny Food clan had Afternoon Tea at the Lord Crewe Arms. It’s not the first time we’ve eaten there, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. We visited for my birthday last year and stayed overnight in…
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The Breakfasts of Heaton Road – Newcastle Food

Here it is, a comprehensive list of the breakfasts available on Heaton Road. It’s a tough job, this food blogging malarkey! The Butterfly Cabinet Formerly know as Belle and Herbs when I was a student, Butterfly Cabinet is the place…
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Mog on the Tyne, Newcastle

I hadn’t planned on writing a post about Mog on the Tyne, the recently opened cat cafe in Newcastle. I felt other bloggers had done a better job of summing up this fab venture than I ever could (see posts here…
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Viva Brazil, Newcastle (Now Closed)

We were very excited to be invited to try out Viva Brazil after its flamboyant opening a couple of weeks ago. Having recently travelled to Brazil we’d partaken in a fair few churrasco meals. The Mr, as a native, is…
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Man vs Food Grill, Heaton

The popularity of BBQ food shows no signs of abating. TV programmes like Man V Food and BBQ Champ (both fronted by Adam Richman) demonstrates the nation’s love for fire and meat. Newcastle has recently witnessed a surge of BBQ joints…
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Geet Big Shakes, The Great British Cupcakery

*Warning* Not for those on a diet! There have been so many reports of ‘freakshakes’ – crazy looking milkshakes topped with pretzels, slabs of cake, etc. This was best demonstrated by Patissez, a cafe in Canberra, and people were queuing…
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Pizzeria Italia, Four Lane Ends

I was incensed a little while ago by an article in the Evening Chronicle that listed their favourite pizzerias in the North East. The glaringly obvious mistake on the part of the writer was the omission of Pizza by the…
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Di Meo’s Delaval Ices, Whitley Bay

Make no mistake, we love ice cream! It doesn’t appear that a week goes by without a trip to the beach or a visit to a new dessert parlour graces the Canny Food pages. Recently we reviewed the newly opened…
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