Asian Noodle Bar in Plymouth: Spicy Beef Noodle Soup and Dumplings

The Asian Noodle Bar on Cornwall Street was a bit of a bonus find on this trip to Plymouth. Outside the menu was suggesting that this was just another Chinese serving up the standard westernised menu with offerings such as Omelette and Chips, and Foo Yung and Noodles, but once inside and sat down we…

Cornish Pasty Hunting in Cawsand

The Shop in the Square at Cawsand Bay is the main spot near the beach to get your fix of Fish and Chips and Cornish Pasties. The perfect spot to get a takeaway to eat while looking out at the sea as you ponder dipping your toes in the water. CORNISH PASTIES FOR SALE I…

Il Capriccio in Plymouth: Lovely Family Run Italian

Il Capriccio in Plymouth is hidden away down near the back of the market slightly off the beaten track at Frankfort Gate. It is in good company with a lovely Portuguese joint the Lisbon Bakery bakery a few doors further down and the popular Greek Cypriot restaurant on the other side of the square. Tonight…

Jacka Bakery in Plymouth

Jacka Bakery located on Southside Street in the Barbican area of Plymouth is the oldest bakery in the UK and has been baking since the 1600’s. They are said to have supplied the pilgrims who sailed on the Mayflower to America and were here at the time of Drake sailing against the Spanish Armada. That…

Breakfast at the Galley Kitchen in Mount Batten

The Galley Kitchen at Mount Batten in Plymouth seems at first sight to be just another Greasy Spoon cafe serving up breakfasts and the like to the workers on the boatyards, folks from the nearby beach, and the walkers passing by on the Coastal Path, and to some extent that is true. Yet the people…

Fancy Hanks in York: An American Breakfast

Fancy Hank’s Bar and Kitchen in York say that they offer Good Mood Food inspired by the travels of two brothers through the 11 states of the American Deep South. Now that certainly got my attention when we were looking for somewhere to get Brunch while visiting York for the weekend. I spent a fair…

Trenchers Fish and Chips in Whitby

Trenchers Restaurant & Takeaway in Whitby is one of many Fish & Chip shops in the town, in fact I think that this place must have the most Chippies of anywhere in the country, there are so many to choose from! They were the 2019 winners of the Fish and Chip Restaurant of the Year…

The Shambles Kitchen in York: Great Sandwiches

The Shambles Kitchen in York is located as you may have already surmised on the Shambles. It is pretty near to all those Harry Potter themed shops so you may have to side step a few Potter nerds as you meander your way along the narrow streets to find this place. It’s worth it though…

Frenchs Fish and Chips in Wells Next the Sea

French’s Fish & Chips at the quay side in Wells Next the Sea has been serving up chippy delights since 1921, well over 90 years so they must be doing something right. I had heard good things about them, and when I asked where we should get our Fish and Chips from in the town,…

Farm Shop Cafe at Holbeach: Greasy Spoon Breakfast

The Farm Shop Cafe is located on the A17 near Fleet Hargate, Holbeach, we stopped off enroute to the Norfolk Coast travelling East from Nottingham towards Kings Lynn to get some breakfast to keep us going for a bit (as you do) It was one of a few places that we chanced upon, well I…