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Silver Service Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – Review

Silver Service Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – Review

Silver Service Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – Hudson’s restaurant at The Grand York is situated in an elegant but cosy room overlooking the York Bar Walls. On this occasion I was there to sample their new Silver Service Afternoon Tea. I have reviewed […]

Afternoon Tea in York – 10 of the Best with Real Photos!

Afternoon Tea in York – 10 of the Best with Real Photos!

Afternoon tea in York – I love afternoon tea, and living near York I am lucky enough to have lots of places to choose from.  Here are some of my favourites and some places I have yet to try.  You can go for traditional afternoon […]

Pairings York – Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review

Pairings York – Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review

Pairings York, Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review – This week saw me trying the wine and food experience at Pairings on Castlegate in York. If you haven’t been before, it’s a cosy wine bar and restaurant next to Rustique.  It’s ideally situated near the […]

Quintessentially English – Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

Quintessentially English – Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – There is something so elegant and quintessentially English about afternoon tea. It’s a tradition that goes back to the early 19th Century when Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford set a fashion for taking sandwiches and tea in […]

Best Indian Restaurant York – the Ones we Love!

Best Indian Restaurant York – the Ones we Love!

Coconut Lagoon Clarence Street, York Ever since I visited Kerala in India, I have been a fan of Southern Indian dishes.  Try Southern dishes at this Indian restaurant York.  From their website: “We prepare our dishes with a mix of the finest imported & local […]

Thai Restaurant York – 6 of the best!

Thai Restaurant York – 6 of the best!

Thai Restaurant York – York is a fantastic place to visit with lots to do and some amazing restaurants to visit.  Thai is a particular favourite of mine and I am working on reviewing some of my favourite Thai restaurants in York.  My list is […]

Lucia – Italian Restaurant in York – Review

Lucia – Italian Restaurant in York – Review

Lucia York Review – Every so often, when they nag me enough and I can get time off work, I meet up with some old school friends for lunch in York. We like to try different places as there are so many fabulous restaurants there. […]

York Restaurant Week UK – Which Restaurants are Included?

York Restaurant Week UK – Which Restaurants are Included?

York Restaurant Week UK – Ooh I am rather excited about this!  This year York (the one in England!) will see it’s own Restaurant Week.  There will be over 40 restaurants taking part with set menus at £10, £15 and £20 each.  It will be […]

Turtle Bay York – Eating out with Kids – Review

Turtle Bay York – Eating out with Kids – Review

Turtle Bay York – Last weekend we popped into York to see the Christmas Market and to visit Santa himself at the York Chocolate Story.  While we were there we had a lovely lunch with the kids at Turtle Bay.  Now, I have been a […]

Italian Restaurants York – Ten Best Independent Restaurants

Italian Restaurants York – Ten Best Independent Restaurants

Italian restaurants York – Looking for a great Italian Restaurant in York?  Whether it’s pizza, pasta or calzone that float your boat, here are a few of our favourite family run independent Italian restaurants in York City Centre. See also our top ten family friendly […]