Head up to Cumbria and the Lake District, not only for the stunning scenery but also for some delicious foods. In Cartmel, you have the choice of dining at the two-Michelin star restaurant L’Enclume or take yourself for sticky toffee pudding at the Cartmel Village Shop.
Briki takes its place at one end of Exmouth Market. It specialises in Ethiopian Taf coffee as well as a Mediterranean inspired menu. Briki serves an all day menu including breakfast, lunch specials, sandwiches and loaf cakes. It is always good to see that all the food is covered and behind the counter glass front.
Get yourself along to the Waitrose Drinks Festival this November for some wine, spirit, beer and cider tasting. Masterclasses, speciality food and a coffee lounge. Tickets are currently selling for £30. Visit waitrosedrinksfestival.com for more details.
Get ready to celebrate all things sweet at The Chocolate Show London, Olympia Hall this October. The UK’s largest event dedicated to chocolate. With chef demos, workshops and more. Some of the delightful and delectable things happening at The Chocolate Show include: – A selection of the finest chocolatiers and pastry makers from the UK…
Do you like olives? Then you are in luck this weekend. The Spanish Olive Festival is happening from Friday 29th September to Sunday 1st October. It’s at the Canopy Market in Kings Cross and completely free to attend. Take your tastebuds on a wander at the Olive Tasting Station.
Manchester is hosting its 20th Food and Drink Festival from September 28th – October 9th 2017. If urban food and drink festivals are your thing then you won’t want miss this one. For more details visit: foodanddrinkfestival.com
For one night only on September 27th there will be a sherbet fountain at Motcomb Street in Belgravia. This sculpture is being erected by Bompas & Parr, who are best known for their sculpture of a cathedral made out of jelly and a cocktail boating lake. The sherbet fountain will be the main attraction for…
Wandering around the old town of Lille, the afternoon just passed by. Away from the busy main place, a cute quaint creperie was stumbled upon.
Autumn time is here with the month of September. With there being a chill in the air, there is a need for hot food compared to the cold summer salads. Rosa’s Thai Cafe in Angel looks fairly small from the exterior. A few window seats enable you to sit and watch the world pass by.
A special day meant being taken out and treated to lunch and cake. Jeanette’s Cakery is infuenced by the 1940s and 1950s. It is a really cute cafe decorated with bird wallpaper, bunting, fairy lights, flowers in Colman mustard tins and pale blue cushioned seating. There is even a jukebox.
Cookies Cream is like one of those “underground places”! Places that people tell you exist and you may have read about, but its location is hard to pin down.
In the continuing changing and expanding area of Kings Cross, there is the pizza bar Pizza Union. Big wooden tables make up the main restaurant area but if you head towards the back section, there are lower tables and chairs. These tables are decorated with colourful tiles.