Review: Park House Restaurant & Wine Bar, Cardiff

If you’re anything like us, you’ll have your favourite restaurants.  Nothing wrong with that, of course, but you’ll probably find that you eat the same…

Review: Oddsocks Bar & Kitchen at Jurys Inn Cardiff

We were recently invited to sample the Sunday lunch menu at Oddsocks Bar & Kitchen at Jurys Inn Cardiff.  Hopeful of the prospect of finding…

Review: Old English Inns: Hunter’s Hall, Kingscote, Tetbury

The Husband and I have long used Old English Inns for accommodation in various locations around the South of England but Hunter’s Hall in Kingscote,…

An Evening At The Fox & Hounds Country Inn, Llancarfan

It’s been a while since I last reviewed one of my favourite pubs, The Fox & Hounds in Llancarfan – 2013 in fact and, since…

Relaxed Family Dining At Bill’s Restaurant, Cardiff Bay

I first visited Bill’s in Brighton just after my wedding in 2011.  I loved the eclectic mix of oils, olives and kitchen accoutrements and the…

Time For G & Tea At Park Plaza Cardiff This National Afternoon …

It’s National Tea Week from the 14th – 20th August and the sound of cups clinking on saucers and the tinkle of pastry forks is…

Review: Finding Iggy & Friends At Las Iguanas, Cardiff Bay

I have to confess I haven’t eaten at Las Iguanas for years and was a bit unsure what to expect.  Back in the 90’s (!)…

Review: The Super Lunch Menu at Jamie’s Italian Restaurant, Cardiff

Readers of this blog will know that I am a big fan of Jamie’s Italian and, in fact, was lucky enough to meet Gennaro Contaldo…

Review: Treat Your Valentine At Beefeater Grill

Now after a certain number of years with your partner (months if you’re a celebrity), the romance may well fade slightly and, come Valentines Day,…

Brewers Fayre, Barry – A Real Family Affair

Now when you have an extra teenager (lovely cousin Georgia) staying, as well as my very own Dennis the Menace and Minnie The Minx (Ieuan…

A Quick Lunch At Zizzi Cardiff Bay

It was a beautiful sunny afternoon today so we extracted the Husband from his working quarters (our loft) for a lunch at one of our…