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Siamais-ing

Siamais-ing

Now, Chinese food is a bit of a problem for me. As Wifey’s parents owned their own restaurant for many years, I’m a little bit spoilt when I go over for dinner. However, Thai food, that’s a treat that I don’t often get to do, […]

#McDeliveryDay  – A tale in being cautious about hype.

#McDeliveryDay – A tale in being cautious about hype.

McDonalds and UberEats have been shouting a lot about their partnership, even coining the 26th July Global #McDeliveryDay. A celebration of how you can order your MaccyD’s online via their McDelivery service. There are now 150 locations across the UK where you can get your food […]

Haig Club Skybar – Lowland Whisky with a Sky High view

Haig Club Skybar – Lowland Whisky with a Sky High view

I do love The Cube  Architecturally, the building is stunning and it has a great mix of living, dining, drinking, spa treatments and even a bowling alley on the way apparently… Its newest resident is Haig Club‘s new Bar, next to Marco Pierre White Steakhouse on […]

Colmore Food Festival 2017

Colmore Food Festival 2017

It seems to be coming around quicker every year. The Colmore Food Festival is one of the highlights of Wifey and I’s year. Bringing the cream of the Colmore BID‘s bars, restaurants and cafes in a showcase over a Friday and Saturday. You can read previous years’ posts […]

#GBTour – Chase Distillery at The High Field

#GBTour – Chase Distillery at The High Field

I like gin and I’m very glad it’s currently having a revival. It’s a curious spirit, being made from another (vodka, if you didn’t know) and steeped with a variety of botanicals. So you can imagine how happy I was when this appeared through the […]

Belinda Carlisle meets The High Field for a Charity Dinner

Belinda Carlisle meets The High Field for a Charity Dinner

I’m no stranger to The High Field, so on hearing they’re having a very spacial musical guest next month, I thought I’d let you know, especially as there’s only 250 tickets so likely to sell out soon!   On Saturday 15th July 2017, The High […]

It’s not the South of France, but it is Southside – Cans Film Festival at The Electric

It’s not the South of France, but it is Southside – Cans Film Festival at The Electric

It’s a beverage bounty coming up soon at The Electric, with the launch of their Cans Film Festival (see what they did there?)! They’ll be screening a number of classic films from June to September, including High Fidelity, Fear & Loathing In Las Vegas, Goodfellas and […]

Victoria Square hosts a play with a food theme – The Hand That Feeds

Victoria Square hosts a play with a food theme – The Hand That Feeds

As regular readers are aware, I love food and theatre, so I thought it’d be nice to tell you about something coming up for free! ‘The Hand That Feeds’ is a theatrical song cycle about food crime. Food crime, which involves fraud at any stage in […]

Summer Sizzlers at thestudio Birmingham

Summer Sizzlers at thestudio Birmingham

A few Fridays ago, enjoying a rare day out of the office, after popping down to Birmingham Social Media Cafe, I made my way over to thestudio Birmingham on the promise from East Village PR of a bit of BBQ food a G&T and the hope […]

Bar Opus gets Arty

Bar Opus gets Arty

Bar Opus is a regular haunt of mine, so I thought I’d update you on a special event starting TOMORROW! Bar Opus joins forces with internationally renowned artist for second art exhibition One of Birmingham’s best independent city bars, Bar Opus, is to showcase works by […]