Belfast, Eating Out, Food Blog, Northern Ireland

A Great Solo Act

Right so I promise the title of this post will be my first and final ‘solo’ pun. Well, maybe not, but it was my first visit here in quite a while and this time I wasn’t ‘flying solo’ (sorry! 🙂 ), I was with my wee Mammy for a belated Mother’s Day meet up (she was… Continue reading A Great Solo Act

Freshii Salad
Belfast, Eating Out, Food Blog, Healthy

Something Freshii for Belfast

So Belfast has its very first Freshii! Plunked very handily right beside City Hall in what used to be the old Sony Centre. Eat, Energize This health food franchise which started in Canada back in 2005 has 100s of stores worldwide including 6 in Dublin. The irish franchise has now moved into Northern Ireland and… Continue reading Something Freshii for Belfast

Belfast, Food Blog, Italian, Lunch, Northern Ireland

Lunch in the Chubby Cherub

Tucked away in Upper Arthur Street in Belfast City Centre, this little Italian has a very unique and intimate decor. They also have a £6.50 express lunch menu with enough on it to suit most including plenty of vegetarian options.   Very Authentic I was with a few friends from work and, whether through kind… Continue reading Lunch in the Chubby Cherub

Belfast, Breakfast, Coffee, Coffee Shop, Food Blog, Northern Ireland, The Skinny Bowtie

YAHI’s New Breakfast Menu

So the folks at YAHI invited me along to try their new breakfast menu which launched last week. No need to ask me twice! This is one of my favourite cafes in Belfast. YAHI’s coffee is great and their food is fresh and different. They’ve recently upped their game with starting to stock a new… Continue reading YAHI’s New Breakfast Menu

Belfast, Craft Spirits, Featured, Love Local, Northern Ireland

Cocktails O’Clock

George's of the Market has a new cocktail menu! I was very lucky to be invited by the folks at OhhSocial to their first event of the new year. My 1st Event of 2017 The venue is one of the 50 premium partners on OhhSocial's app. George's, which, if you've never heard of it, sits inside and overlooks… Continue reading Cocktails O’Clock

French Village Lisburn Road
Belfast, Coffee, Coffee Shop, Northern Ireland

French Village Patisserie & Brasserie

So this is my first post of 2017 and my 100th in total. A long overdue first visit to the latest addition by the French Village folks. The Patisserie & Brasserie which opened its doors for the first time on the Lisburn Road 6 months ago. BT9 is positively teeming with places to eat these… Continue reading French Village Patisserie & Brasserie

Belfast, Coeliac, Eating Out, Food Blog, Gluten Free, Northern Ireland

Fish City

Fish City, Ann Street, Belfast City Centre Now here we have somewhere which, as they put it themselves, is "Just what the City ordered". A fish and chip shop right in the middle of town. Marvellous! But on closer inspection, Fish City is much more than your regular wee chippy. I went along with my… Continue reading Fish City

Belfast, Eating Out, Food, Lunch, Northern Ireland

Sweet Afton hits the Sweet Spot

Sweet Afton was the venue for a 'real life job' team lunch a couple of weeks ago. I hadn't been since it changed names (again) so was looking forward to trying out somewhere new. "Service was top notch and so was the food" Once upon a lifetime ago, Irene and Nan's occupied this space. It was a… Continue reading Sweet Afton hits the Sweet Spot

Taylor and Clay Wagyu beef burger
Belfast, Food, Northern Ireland, Restaurant, Travel

A Taste of Taylor & Clay at Bullitt Hotel

  So I wrote a post recently about Bullitt Hotel after calling in for a quick coffee. I really did fall for the place immediately. The atmosphere, the vibe, the attitude and the passion. I loved it, all of it. So I was over the moon to be asked back so soon after. This time… Continue reading A Taste of Taylor & Clay at Bullitt Hotel

Belfast, Coffee, Lunch, Northern Ireland

YAHI Christmas Sandwich Launch

Christmas is Coming! It's mid November, the Belfast Tree Lights switch on is looming along with the opening of the Continental Market at City Hall. The temperatures have plummeted to slightly below baltic and 'I'm a Celeb' is back on the telly. It's the perfect time to start getting excited about Christmas! Yesterday I was invited… Continue reading YAHI Christmas Sandwich Launch