Eating the Chef’s Pie at The Old Custom House in Padstow

The Old Custom House in Padstow is quite a grand looking building located right on the corner of South Quay alongside the Harbour. Their food is what I would call upmarket pub food, some may say Gastro Pub, basically its a bit fancier than a pub It is a much bigger place than you first…

Fish and Chips at the West Hoe Fryers in Plymouth

The West Hoe Fryers in Plymouth was a most inviting sight when we were caught out in a massive rain storm the other day. Drenched to the skin we approached the bright lights of the chippy more in hope than expectation that they would let us in. Despite the fact that we were dripping water…

A Taste of Thailand in Plymouth Market

A Taste of Thailand in Plymouth Market is a perhaps not a spot that you might imagine you might find yourself seeking out for a meal, yet hidden away in plain sight this market cafe is serving excellent classic Thai food to the good people of Plymouth and to passers by like ourselves who just…

Breakfast at Gloucester Services

Gloucester Services is famed for its fantastic Farm Shop and Deli and has become a bit of a destination stop on the M5 for tourists passing through and locals alike. I am not sure that a service station on the motorway should be somewhere that we are all heading off to for a special trip…

Breakfast at the Two Magpies Bakery in Norwich

The Two Magpies Bakery on Timber Hill in Norwich was a slightly more upscale spot to grab my breakfast in comparison to some of the less salubrious joints that I sometimes frequent. This place is one of seven other cafes located across Norfolk and Suffolk with others in Southwold, Aldeburgh, Darsham, Blakeney, Holt and Woodbridge…

Fresh in Norwich Market: Fusion Ramen and Rice Bowls

Norwich Fresh is one of many fantastic food vendors you can find in Norwich Market. Located on Row A in Stalls 32 and 34 they offer up a huge selection of ‘Fusion Ramen‘ and ‘Fusion Rice Bowls‘ Once I had read down the menu boards and seen how many different types of ramen noodles they…

Brunch at The Ber Street Kitchen in Norwich

Ber Street Kitchen in Norwich described as “An Independent bespoke cafĂ© offering breakfast brunch, freshly made cakes & desserts, beverages and barista coffee, all made and served with lots of love and a big smile” was our port of call for a light breakfast brunch on our second day in town The place was recommended…

Pizza Rosa at the Rose Inn in Norwich

This week were were visiting Norwich to do the Go Go Discover Dinosaur trail another excellent event from Wild in Art. We picked the Rose Inn Pub and Deli (or rather the rooms above) as our base for the trip since they serve Craft Beers, Real Ales and also serve Pizza. All very handy after…

Breakfast in Charlottes Cafe at Morton in Marsh

Charlotte’s Cafe at Morton in Marsh was our choice for breakfast as we passed through en route along the Fosse Way. It was a nice welcoming looking place with decent sounding menu, a good well stocked counter of cakes and pastries and since there were plenty of seats inside and out it was an easy…

Billys Breakfast Bap at Billys Cafe

Billy’s Cafe on the A17 near Fleet Hargate by Holbeach is one of those truck stops where you can grab a bite to eat on your way to and from the Lincolnshire or Norfolk Coast. Last time we stopped here it was called the Farm Shop Cafe (read more here) and it seemed to be…