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25.05.2017

Cheese and Wine Pairing by York’s Cave du Cochon

Cave du Cochon York Wine Bar – York Best Bars Cheese and Wine Pairing by York’s Cave du Cochon Cave du Cochon is a Parisian-style wine bar in the heart of York by renowned French restaurant Le Cochon Aveugle. Focusing on bio-dynamic and organic wines from the very best independent and small producers from across […]

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15.04.2017

York’s Le Cochon Aveugle Josh Overington to compete on The Great British Menu 2017

Josh Overington, Great British Menu 2017 The Great British Menu 2017 returns to BBC Two this spring to celebrate 140 incredible years of the Wimbledon Championships, the oldest and most prestigious grand slam tournament in the world. The chosen 24 of the nation’s top chefs will battle it out to serve at this year’s banquet, […]

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14.04.2017

The Refectory York Review – showcasing Yorkshire produce in stunning surroundings

The Refectory York Review Situated within the Grade II listed Principal Hotel, The Refectory York serves up seasonal dishes that showcase some of the best produce sourced throughout Yorkshire and the Yorkshire dales. Upon hearing about their new spring menu and seeing the mouth-watering dishes on their Instagram we decided a weekday treat was in […]

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06.04.2017

Introducing one of Yorkshire’s most exciting street food traders Street Cleaver

As one of Yorkshire’s most exciting street food traders it hard to keep up with Street Cleaver. From appearances at some of our favourite foodie events, pop up restaurants, private event catering, work for the homeless and current residency at Evil Eye Lounge in York, to a potential position at Spark:York. Wow, Street Cleaver is […]

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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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09.03.2017

Win Afternoon Tea in York On Mother’s Day At The Refectory Kitchen & Terrace

When we think Mother’s Day, we think Afternoon Tea and it’s hard to find a better location to treat mum to cake and champagne indulgence then within the beautiful setting of The Principal Hotel York. Housing one of our favourite restaurants, breakfast through to dinner the Refectory Kitchen & Terrace showcases the finest Yorkshire ingredients […]

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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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01.03.2017

Getting In On The Gin At Gin Festival York

In the last few years the explosion of gin has been a phenomenon, I’d go even as far to say it is now as big as prosecco.  From local micro distilleries to city centre gin bars popping up, all serving an abundance of new and exciting flavours. Hitting cities and towns all across the UK, […]

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28.02.2017

Tacos Are The Food Trend Of 2017 & Street Cleaver Show York How It’s Done

Tacos are officially the foodie trend of 2017 and we don’t mean the highly breakable, bright yellow half-shells in the back of your cupboard. We mean authentic, homemade soft tortillas with killer toppings to wrap your chops around. Whilst in the beautiful centre of York last weekend we only had one place on our mind […]

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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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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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05.01.2017

Mr P’s York brings curious treats for 2017

Mr P’s Curious Tavern, 71 Low Petergate, York, United Kingdom 01904 521177 Situated in the shadows of York Minster sits Michelin starred Chef Andrew Pern’s restaurant Mr P’s Curious Tavern, serving small plates, ales & gins from around the world. Small plates with international flavours and the quality of the Star Inn at Harome can […]

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07.12.2016

Michelin starred dinner with Andrew Pern at Star Inn the City York

The Star Inn The City, Museum Street, York, YO1 7DR Not long after our recent visit to the Star Inn The City York, to attend an incredible evening hosted by Nigel Haworth from the Michelin starred Northcote, we were back at one of our favourite Yorkshire restaurants for an evening with the man himself. Michelin-starred […]

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31.07.2016

York’s most exciting new addition Mr P’s Curious Tavern

Between the designer shops and just around the corner from York’s iconic Minster sits Michelin starred Chef Andrew Pern’s latest venture, the 80 seater aptly named Mr P’s Curious Tavern on Low Petergate.  Small plates with international flavours and the quality of the Star Inn at Harome can be found on the menu, which changes […]

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