Reviews and recommendations of bars, restaurants and eateries across the North East.

The Dim Sum Parlour in Durham

Hidden away up one of the city’s oldest and most beautiful streets, the first Dim Sum Parlour in Durham has opened it’s doors to a very warm welcome… For me, Durham City Centre really lacks… View Post

NE1 Restaurant Week – New Menu and Free Cocktails at Colonel Porter’s

It’s back again! Yes, every foodie’s favourite event, NE1 Restaurant Week, has taken over Newcastle for the final time this year. And to kick it off in style, I was invited along to Colonel Porter’s… View Post

Bistrot Pierre Middlesbrough: New Summer Menu

As the heatwave knocks the North East on it’s arse (we really don’t know how to deal with it do we?), Bistrot Pierre Middlesbrough has freshened up their menu with a range of new dishes… View Post

Träkol at By the River Brew Co Review

I have been wanting to dine at Träkol since the opening of Gateshead’s very own container village in 2018. But when it made Jay Rayner’s list of 10 must-eat places across the UK, I pestered… View Post

Capsicana Fajita Kit | Quick Latin American Food

This week I was gifted a fajita kit for 2 from Capisicana to review. I’d never heard of these makers of Latin American flavours, but Dan is a huge fan so I thought I’d treat… View Post