Tag: manchester

RESTAURANT REVIEW: 20 STORIES MANCHESTER

RESTAURANT REVIEW: 20 STORIES MANCHESTER

If heaven existed, I believe it would be a place filled with soft white lights, flickering Jo Malone candles, positive energy, a mammoth library which includes Agatha Christie’s entire collection and the dulcet tones of Morgan Freeman on a tannoy relaying cake recipes intermingled with messages of love. So, Morgan would say something like: “Here comes the recipe for a…

ASIAN RESTAURANT AWARDS WINNERS REVEALED AT GLITTERING AWARD CEREMONY

ASIAN RESTAURANT AWARDS WINNERS REVEALED AT GLITTERING AWARD CEREMONY

The winners of the first Asian Restaurant Awards were announced at a glittering awards ceremony, held at the Manchester Hilton, on Monday 5th March. The evening, attended by over 500 leading restaurateurs, chefs, food journalists and VIP guests, was hosted by TV news presenter and BBC World Service news anchor, Barbita Sharma. The shortlist, was determined by over 100,00 votes…

Literary lunching at San Carlo Bottega, Selfridges Exchange Square, Manchester

Literary lunching at San Carlo Bottega, Selfridges Exchange Square, Manchester

As someone who wrote her dissertation on Shakespeare, the following news excites me greatly. A special Shakespeare inspired menu will be available for one week only (Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th October). Thank you to fellow foodie blogger, the gorgeous Sanj for the heads up. (You can read more about Sanj’s adventures around Manchester by clicking here.) As Selfridges, Exchange Square…

Restaurant Review: Sam’s Chop House, Manchester

Restaurant Review: Sam’s Chop House, Manchester

One of the things I adore about Manchester, is its diverse foodie scene. The fantastic mix of the old with the new, the traditional standing tall, shoulder to shoulder with contemporary counterparts is exciting and fabulous in equal measure. One of Manchester’s more traditional eateries is Sam’s Chop House. Rich in heritage (it has been going strong since 1872 and…