Family Friendly Restaurants

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

We are always keen to try new family friendly restaurants in York so were really pleased to be invited to dine at 88 Walmgate. Atmosphere It’s a bright, modern restaurant, and was a lovely snug haven on a dark, wet January evening. It was early […]

Afternoon Tea at The Principal York Hotel

Afternoon Tea at The Principal York Hotel

It does not happen very often, but recently I went out without the kids! You can probably tell that I love my days out with the kids, but every so often it’s nice to go somewhere on my own. And what better place to go […]

JJ’s Dairy Bar – New Ice Cream Bar in Pocklington

JJ’s Dairy Bar – New Ice Cream Bar in Pocklington

In my younger days I worked in an ice cream parlour in California. There are not many Yorkshire lasses that can say that! It was in San Jose (like the ‘do you know the way?’ song). I love ice cream, so it was a dream […]

Games and Good Food at Joe’s Kitchen, York

Games and Good Food at Joe’s Kitchen, York

Joe’s Kitchen is a modern family friendly restaurant, newly opened on Coney Street in York. It is right next to the Mansion House where Cafe Rouge used to be. Light and Airy Decoration It’s a lovely light and airy restaurant with plenty of nooks and crannies […]

Lunch with Little Ones? Try The Ginger Cow Company.

Lunch with Little Ones? Try The Ginger Cow Company.

I love trying new places and this week we visited the teashop at The Ginger Cow Company near Everingham. It’s about 10 minutes from the A1079 at Hayton, unless you are chatting and forget to direct the driver in the right direction…!  They describe it […]