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Autumnal Comfort at Ju Ju’s Cafe

Autumnal Comfort at Ju Ju’s Cafe

First off, I must apologise to Ju Ju’s. Wifey and I have been living near Canal Square for 6 years now and we’ve had a fair few visits, including a decent amount of breakfasts prior, but not since starting the blog. Since Julia and the […]

Brunching out at Chez Mal Brasserie, Malmaison Birmingham

Brunching out at Chez Mal Brasserie, Malmaison Birmingham

Chez Mal is no stranger to Wifey and I, we’ve enjoyed a few brunches with family in the past. When we were invited to go and try it out, how could we say no. Their brunch is billed as “The Biggest Sunday Lunch in Town”, a […]

Game, Set & Match at The British Oak

Game, Set & Match at The British Oak

If you weren’t aware, Stirchley has had a bit of a revitalisation in the food world. Loaf has been leading the way to change up the run of traditional Balti houses. More recently, The British Oak has joined the area with a focus on great food and drink […]

Megashake-it-off at Cafe Opus

Megashake-it-off at Cafe Opus

Wifey and I are not strangers to Cafe Opus housed in the Ikon Gallery, located conveniently off Broad Street in Oozells Square, Brindleyplace. It’s a favourite for a spot of breakfast or a light bite when visiting the Ikon. But tonight’s visit was for something […]

Mâcher at Miss Macaroon

Mâcher at Miss Macaroon

Great Western Arcade is attracting a lot of food highlights to its Victorian arches. From some of the world’s best sandwiches in Anderson & Hill deli, fresh sushi in Sushi Passion, great coffee with York’s Espresso Bar, award winning Loki Wine, vegetarian speciality restuarant 1847 and […]

Wifey Writes – Alcohol Alchemy at The Alchemist

Wifey Writes – Alcohol Alchemy at The Alchemist

Birmingham is buzzing with new bars and restaurants opening at the moment. The latest addition is The Alchemist, housed underneath The Grand Hotel restoration on Colmore Row, next door to sister venture Italian restaurant Gusto.   Owned by Cheshire-based Living Ventures, which also encompasses The Botanist into […]

New Book Launch at Tapas Revolution

New Book Launch at Tapas Revolution

It seems to be a period of 1st birthdays. Grand Central has been open for a year now, nestled on top of New Street station, with already one swap of ownership. Grand Central has had a busy year! Happily, this also means Tapas Revolution‘s only Midlands […]

New Menu at Nosh and Quaff

New Menu at Nosh and Quaff

A few weeks past, Wifey and I got to attend a special 1st birthday party and new menu launch of Nosh & Quaff. It’s odd to believe it’s been a year since they opened, Wifey and I’s first experience was a taster back at Colmore […]

New Cocktail Menu at Bar Opus

New Cocktail Menu at Bar Opus

I’m no stranger to the Opus group (you can read about previous experiences here, here, here, and here). So I was very happy when they invited me down to try out their new cocktail menu at Bar Opus. Situated just past Colmore Row, nestled next […]

Gluten Free Menu at Henry Wong’s Harborne

Gluten Free Menu at Henry Wong’s Harborne

Gluten free and Cantonese cuisine aren’t usually synonymous. With soy being a large component in Chinese cooking, not many dishes get away from the gluten. It can be pot luck when looking for a place that can cater for a range of dietary and intolerance […]