Sawers Deli Belfast

Sawers Deli Fountain Centre, 5-6 College Street, Belfast Just the smell coming out of Sawers Deli is enough to make you want to delve inside and discover something amazing, and you didn't even think you were that hungry! But this place is absolutely crammed full of great food and drink from just down the road, … Continue reading Sawers Deli Belfast

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Tribal Burger Belfast – Probably the best burgers in town!

Tribal Burger Belfast comes to the city centre Makers of big beautiful burgers, Tribal Burger, have opened up their new restaurant in Belfast city centre. They've been on Botanic Ave since September 2017, and now you'll also find them in Callender Street, at the back of Marksies where Bubbacue once stood (RIP). Whilst I did … Continue reading Tribal Burger Belfast – Probably the best burgers in town!

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Café on the Square Belfast

Cafe on the Square Belfast opens at last! Custom House Square has been screaming out for something like this for ages now. It hosts umpteen events every year like the Tesco Taste Festival, ABV Fest and a whole list of live music gigs. But when the tents and equipment are all packed up and the … Continue reading Café on the Square Belfast

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Pottingers Cafe Belfast

Pottingers Belfast So a couple of Mondays ago it was a wet dreary mess of a day, plus it was Monday, making it extra crap! Now I know it’s not ideal to cheer yourself up with food all the time, but this was a particularly blue start to the week for me, so that’s what … Continue reading Pottingers Cafe Belfast

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Pizza Boutique – Express Lunch

Pizza Boutique Belfast Follow @thebowtieblog Fridays are for treats! (But not all treats must be had on a Friday, just to clarify!). So if you looking for somewhere to celebrate the weekend (that’s an absolute bargain as well), check out the express lunch at Pizza Boutique. They make fresh handmade pizzas and really love to … Continue reading Pizza Boutique – Express Lunch

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French Village Lisburn Road – Weekend Brunch

French Village Lisburn Road Sunday brunches are great! It’s basically the go-ahead to unashamedly eat absolutely anything you fancy between the hours of 10am and 4pm, and a few weeks ago, we headed to French Village Lisburn Road to do exactly that. This was my first visit in ages to the classy surroundings of FV's … Continue reading French Village Lisburn Road – Weekend Brunch

Baked Sweet Potato with Homemade Guacamole

This is simply the tastiest thing I've ever made, and possibly the healthiest too. The fresh homemade guacamole is super quick and easy. Scrub the sweet potato clean and spray with olive oil, then stick it in the oven, 220'C. 'Give it an oven, give it an hour' as the old ad says. [instagram-feed]   … Continue reading Baked Sweet Potato with Homemade Guacamole

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Northern Lights – Craft Beer Bar in Belfast

Northern Lights Belfast - Before you read, watch the video >> Now in my lifetime, the spot that Northern Lights Belfast now occupies has been home to several different ventures. Sitting on the corner of the Ormeau Road and Sunnyside Street, it has been home to the Mercury, Judes and Brewdog more recently, though I'm … Continue reading Northern Lights – Craft Beer Bar in Belfast

Pocket sized Coffee

So a speedy dander one lunchtime brought me to the aptly named pocket which sits right across the road from the impressive Queen's University Lanyon Building (sadly half covered in scaffold at the minute). They've managed to squeeze a coffee house into what is really a living room, on the ground floor with a couple … Continue reading Pocket sized Coffee

Freebird Tea

An Interview with Karen Alexander from Freebird Tea

Lynyrd Skynyrd, an epiphany in a hospital waiting room and gin & tonic tea! Karen Alexander tells me about her Freebird journey so far. *this post contains affiliate links Now I must confess, I’m much more into my coffee than my tea. But perhaps I’ve just never tried the right tea? (That and possibly the … Continue reading An Interview with Karen Alexander from Freebird Tea

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5 Great Gin Menus in Belfast

*This post contains affiliate links Now I love Gin, and apparently, I'm not alone! Gin is undoubtedly the trendiest of drinks at the minute. New gins continue to pop up from all over, trying for a share of our attention and to satisfy what I think is a huge surge in peoples curiosity about the … Continue reading 5 Great Gin Menus in Belfast

Trying the new Lunch menu at AMPM Belfast

So AMPM Belfast has a new lunch menu and they very kindly asked me along to try it out. They also gave me something very cool for all you lovely people, more on that later. First, let's see what's going on with this new menu. I think its fair to call AMPM well established now, … Continue reading Trying the new Lunch menu at AMPM Belfast