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Offer – Free tea or coffee at Grand Central Kitchen

October 28, 2015

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  If you need to add you email address to the list of favourites, you can add it here. You’ll receive the code for the free drink within 48 hours.

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Knife & Fork: Shabab

June 11, 2015

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I went with a couple of friends to Shabab on the Ladypool Road, Sparkbrook, two weeks ago and had a very enjoyable evening. The premises sit opposite Al Frash, reviewed recently, and this restaurant is thought of by many dedicated Balti aficionados as the second of the “Big Two” Balti houses in the Triangle. Like […]

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Brum Faves visits: Bar Opus

May 20, 2015

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  Corporate bars have come a long way since my days of working on London’s Fleet Street. Back then, us ladies who worked in the newspaper industry were prevented from being able to buy drinks at certain bars. Indeed in the early 1990s, there were two restaurant bars that I not only couldn’t buy my […]

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Knife & Fork: The Warehouse Café

April 14, 2015

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  Eating out, no matter how often or seldom you do it, is always still something of an adventure. Many of us like to stick to what we know and love and therefore don’t stray much beyond our favourite local eating spot. I hope that in my columns I will persuade you to try the […]

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Knife & Fork: Opus Café

April 1, 2015

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Eating out, no matter how often or seldom you do it, is always still something of an adventure. Many of us like to stick to what we know and love and therefore don’t stray much beyond our favourite local eating spot. I hope that in my columns I will persuade you to try the unfamiliar […]

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Foodie Faves: Edwardian Tea Rooms

March 25, 2015

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Have you ever see your city through the eyes of a tourist? Sometimes it takes a friend visiting from out of town that makes us see our city through the fresh eyes of a tourist. So when a friend came to visit from Devon who’d already stayed with me before, I decided to take her […]

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Storytelling at Kitchen Garden Cafe in Kings Heath

November 5, 2013

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Tucked away on York Road in Kings Heath behind Fletchers Bar and Eatery is the delightful Kitchen Garden Cafe, a wonderful and cosy venue offering excellent food, a range of fine ales, delicious soft drinks, great coffee, amazing cakes and a wide variety of entertainment. In October, I headed along there for the Storytelling Cafe, […]

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