Fresh From The Sea in Port Isaac

Fresh from the Sea in Port Isaac on New Road is an excellent place to hunt down some fresh Crab and Lobster. The place is run by Calum and Tracey Greenhalgh and the daily catch landed by Calum on his boat Mary D is used and sold in the shop It was one of the…

Embers Pizza in Padstow

Embers Wood Fired Pizza in Padstow is located at Market Place and it is right in the centre of the action. They advised booking but we slipped in early evening and we were OK for a table. It might not be as easy I imagine in the middle of the summer or at a weekend…

Elviras Cafe in Plymouth: Great spot for Breakfast

Elviras Cafe in Plymouth is located in Stonehouse on Admiral’s Hard down by the slipway where you can ride the foot ferry over to Cremyll. It was also really close to the AirBNB we were staying at, so the day we planned to take the ferry over to Mount Edgcombe park was the day we…

Mama Ritas Kitchen: Caribbean Soul Food

Mama Rita’s Kitchen on Cornwall Street is the place to go if you are looking for some Caribbean Food in Plymouth. We were in the area checking out the Plymouth Market and chanced upon the place. There was a newspaper cutting in the window saying that they had won an award for their Food so…

The Harbourside: Fish and Chips at the Barbican

The Harbourside Fish and Chip shop is located down on Southside Street at the Barbican in Plymouth. When we visited there was a sign saying that they had won 3rd place the National Fish and Chips awards. That was enough to make us pick this chippy out as the place to eat at over all…

Cafe Jenny’s in Plymouth: All Day Breakfast

Cafe Jenny’s on West Hoe Road in Plymouth is a great spot for Breakfast if you are down near Bishopsgate at the far end of the Hoe. We had been staying at an air bnb down near the Cremyll Ferry and this place was on the walk from there towards the Hoe. It is in…

Pieminister in Oxford at the Covered market

The Oxford Branch of Pieminister is located in amongst good foodie company inside the Covered Market in Oxford. There are not that many Pieminister locations, others are in Bristol, Stoke, London and in Amsterdam (surprising one that) but they do sell their pies to other outlets and pubs so you may get them elsewhere. This branch in the…

Atomic Burger in Oxford

Atomic Burger in Oxford is one of two Atomic Burger joints, (the other one is in Bristol). On their home page they tell us that ‘Atomic burger might just be the best blinking burger joint you will ever visit’ so I suppose we should just give them a whirl then. The Oxford joint is on…