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11.07.2017

Review: Black Swan Helmsley Award Winning Afternoon Tea Yorkshire

Black Swan Hotel Helmsley – Afternoon Tea Yorkshire – Best Yorkshire Restaurants – Al fresco dining Yorkshire – Written and Photographed by Paul Conboy, follow on Instagram & Twitter @fatfoodclub –  Review: Black Swan Helmsley Award Winning Afternoon Tea Yorkshire English summer gardens, award winning afternoon tea, cucumber sandwiches neatly cut into tidy shaped rectangles […]

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29.06.2017

The Terrace Restaurant Coming Soon as part of Swinton Park’s New £8M Investment

Swinton Park Restaurant – Yorkshire Best Restaurants – New Restaurants Yorkshire  The Terrace Restaurant Coming Soon as part of Swinton Park’s New £8M Investment One of England’s largest privately owned estates, Swinton Estate in North Yorkshire will open a new £8-million-pound Country Club & Spa next month. A key part of the new development is […]

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18.05.2017

‘Al Fresco’ Dining & Special Events at The Black Swan Hotel Helmsley

Al Fresco Dining Yorkshire – Afternoon Tea Yorkshire – Special Events Yorkshire – The Black Swan Hotel Helmsley When the sun shines on a summer’s day, there’s nothing more pleasurable than dining outside with your favourite folk and enjoying a chilled glass of wine, in the surroundings of a beautiful English country garden. The Black […]

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18.05.2017

Yorkshire’s Biggest Street Food Festival Comes to Newby Hall

Newby Hall Street Food Festival – Yorkshire Food Festival – Yorkshire Street Food  Some of the best street food traders in the UK, outdoor cinema, private hot tubs, headline music acts, VIP glamping, celebrity DJ, artisan market and so much more… This September will see a national celebration of some of the best street food […]

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20.04.2017

Norse Harrogate Interview with Norse Director Paul Rawlinson following new restaurant launch

Norse Harrogate Interview with Norse Director Paul Rawlinson following new restaurant launch Following a successful Kickstarter Campaign, Norse Harrogate has opened its new restaurant doors on Swan Road, with a tantalising casual dining menu influenced by Nordic cuisine. Renowned for their evening tasting menu and after shining reviews from the UK’s top critics, Norse quietly […]

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14.04.2017

Norse Harrogate Review – Norse settle into new restaurant following successful Kickstarter

Norse Harrogate Review When two of Yorkshire’s favourite dining establishments co-exist under the same roof it’s only a matter of time before they outgrew their home. Both Scandi-inspired coffee shop Baltzersens, and Nordic influenced restaurant Norse have for 3 years shared everything from fridge space, storage to kitchen workspace. After a hugely successful Kickstarter Campaign, […]

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06.04.2017

Norse Harrogate’s favourite Scandi restaurant is due to open the doors of its new site

Norse Harrogate new restaurant set to open its doors Harrogate’s booming independent food and drink scene will be bolstered with the arrival of the new permanent site by Norse this week. Norse will officially open on 8th April at their new site on Swan Road this weekend and will offer a tantalising casual dining menu […]

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21.03.2017

Spark:York unique development plans to bring a new street food scene to city centre

Spark:York is an exciting new development proposed to regenerate the Castle Gate area of York city centre. Currently, within the planning phase this unique development made from shipping containers will be home to a community of local independent retailers, street food traders and social enterprises. Directed by three York residents, the plans seek planning permission […]

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14.03.2017

Star Inn The City York Review – War Of The Roses Dinner

On 6th March the Star Inn the City York hosted another epic foodie event. The aptly named ‘War Of The Roses’: Steve vs Steve Dinner’ saw Head Chef Steve Smith from the Michelin Starred Star Inn at Harome and Steve Smith of the acclaimed Freemasons at Wiswell go head to head for diners votes. This […]

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08.03.2017

Win a Foodie Getaway for Two at the Award Winning ‘The Coach House at Middleton Lodge’

We’ve teamed up with   crispwhitesheets.com  to offer you the chance to win a sleep and dine experience at The Coach House at Middleton Lodge. An award-winning hotel, restaurant and treatment rooms which gives a fresh approach to a country retreat. The winner will be treated to an overnight stay in one of the Coach House’s characterful […]

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01.03.2017

Review : Cave du Cochon, York

Cave du Cochon, 19 Walmgate, York YO1 9TX – 01904 633 669 When esteemed French restaurant Le Cochon Aveugle opened up a Parisian style wine bar just a stones throw away you know it’s THE must go place when in York. This small but pretty wine bar features over 60 wines from across the World – and […]

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28.02.2017

Review : The Park By Adam Jackson, York

4-5 St Peters Grove, York, North Yorkshire YO30 6AQ Located just a few minutes walk from York’s historic city walls, in the former townhouse of a Victorian gentleman, the recently awarded 3AA rosette The Park Restaurant by acclaimed Chef Adam Jackson serves a hyper seasonal and ever changing eight course tasting menu. We finally got […]

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06.02.2017

WIN a Foodie Getaway at The Ultimate Luxury Hideaway – The Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa

We’ve teamed up with our good friends at CrispWhiteSheets.com to offer you an amazing competition for your chance to win a dinner, bed and breakfast stay for two at the beautiful Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa in Helmsley. The winner will be treated to a stay in one of their deluxe suites which includes […]

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23.01.2017

Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa: Stay and eight course surprise tasting menu review

Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6AJ – 01756 710441 One of the jewels of the UK’s country house hotels, The Devonshire Arms Hotel and Spa, located on the Bolton Abbey Estate near Skipton has been on our bucket list of places to visit for a while. We recently had the opportunity […]

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22.01.2017

Sir Dukes Bar & Grill Wetherby Review: ‘Debauchery at the butchery’ and so much more

Sir Dukes Bar & Grill, 6-8 Bank Street, Wetherby, LS22 6NQ – 01937 587897 At Sir Dukes Bar & Grill in Wetherby, their aim is pretty simple…they want to become Yorkshire’s favourite steakhouse. Known for their high quality produce, mighty sharing boards and quirky setting, we had to pay a visit to sample their amazing […]

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15.01.2017

Win tickets to February’s sold out Gin Festival, York

GIN FESTIVAL YORK 2017 (24th-25th February) Described in Timeout as one of the “Top 10 things to do in 2016,” the UK’s biggest and oldest Gin Festival returns to York for the first time since February 2016. This time, they’ve moved to a new venue, the amazing York Barbican, where they’ll be serving up over 100 […]

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02.01.2017

Award winning Afternoon Tea, two for the price of one at the Black Swan Helmsley

The Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5BJ 01439 770466 The Black Swan’s charming tearooms have a two-for-the-price-of-one offer on their award-winning afternoon teas, starting from 9th January through to the 30th of March. This incredible value offer is a perfect excuse to treat a friend or loved one to a midweek […]

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23.11.2016

Get in on the gin! The UK’s original Gin Festival is coming to Harrogate

Gin Festival, Harrogate Passionate about all things gin, Gin Festival is coming to International Centre (Hall C), Harrogate on the 9th – 10th December 2016 with more than 100 gins, top craft distillers and a whole world of ginformation. Hitting cities and towns all across the UK, Gin Festival has brought tens of thousands of gin […]

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17.11.2016

NEW Malton Food Tour – getting behind the scenes on a foodie tour like no other

Getting behind the scenes on a foodie tour like no other. Antonio Carluccio once described Malton as ‘Yorkshire’s Food Capital’ and we can definitely see why.

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12.11.2016

Get Your Skates On ~ Festive Ice Skating event at The Black Swan

The Black Swan, Market Pl, Helmsley, York YO62 5BJ This December (Fri 2nd – Sun 4th) The Black Swan Hotel will host its annual skating event, with pop-up ice rink and overlooking Helmsley’s historic market place and heralding the start of the festive season in this pretty North Yorkshire Market town. The festive-themed ice rink is […]

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08.11.2016

Northcote at The Star Inn the City With Michelin starred chef Nigel Haworth

The Star Inn The City, Museum Street, York, YO1 7DR – 01904 619208 As The Star Inn The City revealed their Autumn/Winter event listings we couldn’t believe our luck when they announced the collaboration with one of the UK’s best Chefs, Nigel Haworth. Northcote has been on our radar for a good few years after […]

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24.08.2016

3AA rosettes the target for new chef at luxury Helmsley Hotel

The Feversham Arms Hotel, a luxury spa hotel hidden away on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors, has appointed John Schwarz as the new head chef of its Weathervane restaurant as it aims to improve on its current two AA rosette standard and step up to achieve a third. Charles Merchie, general manager of […]

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