Fancy Hanks York – Deep South Good Mood Food – Review

Fancy Hanks Burgers

Fancy Hanks York – This week I was lucky enough to be invited to review Fancy Hanks, the new Deep South American good mood food restaurant that has opened in Goodramgate in York.  The decor and atmosphere is laid back retro chic, with comfortable tables, soft lighting and a cute outside space ideal for cocktails … Read more

Silver Service Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York – Review

Sandwiches - Hudson's Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

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 The Grand’s regular afternoon tea offering in The Rise Restaurant … Read more

Pairings York – Food and Wine Pairing Experience Review

Pairings York 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 Grand Opera House for a pre or post theatre dinner.   … Read more

Quintessentially English – Afternoon Tea at The Grand, York

Grand Afternoon Tea

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 the afternoon.  The Duchess was a lifelong friend of Queen … Read more

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 based on my favourites and Thai restaurants that have been … Read more