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Review – The Raby Hunt

I’ve been very fortunate to eat in some amazing restaurants over the last year. I’m not the kind of person who must eat at famous eateries all the time, and some of the best meals have been in unassuming establishments….
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Best of – Jesmond

I’ll openly admit that I’m a creature of habit, and once I find something I like I stick with it. Growing up in the North East means I was complacent in how well I knew my local area, but dating…
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Best of 2014 – Part Two

Following on from yesterday’s run through of places I visited on my travels I thought I’d highlight some of the very good gastropubs we have in the North East that may be off the ‘beaten track’. I tend not to…
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Best of 2014 – Part One

I had a great conversation with some guys at work today about restaurants and cafes in the local area, so decided to write a post about some of the lovely places I ate in 2014 I would recommend to try….
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By the Seaside

We’re reaching the end of the holidays and I’m starting to feel like I’ve exhausted every option to keep Junior entertained and away from Minecraft! A losing battle, I must admit, but he needs ‘outside’ interaction. I’d started following a…
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Jamie’s Italian Newcastle

It’s been a while since I wrote anything on my blog, mainly because I’ve been too busy sunning myself in lovely Dubai. I’m intending to sicken people with my holiday photos at some point, but more pressing was my review…
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Gran’s Words of Wisdom

“If you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all.” Those words of advice were given to me by my beloved Gran, who passed away when I was 18. She was my role model, the person I always…
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