Rioja Finnieston Glasgow Michelin Star

Chef Modesto Fabregat brings Michelin Star dining to Rioja In Glasgow

Four Day Gastronomic Spanish Showcase Set For Rioja Finnieston Michelin-starred chef Modesto Fabregat is taking over Glasgow Spanish restaurant Rioja, in a gastronomic four-day exchange this Sunday, 22nd October until Wednesday, 25th October. (Click here to see what we had last time we visited Rioja)  Inspired by modern Michelin dining and local produce, Modesto is bringing

Kokoro Gin sansho berry Japanese inspired Gin

Event: Discovering Kokoro Gin at Nippon Kitchen

My neighbour Kokoro I love gin, it's true. Last time I counted we had 15 bottles with everything from African gin made in Malawi to tea-infused gin, quince-flavoured gin and cacao gin.  As well as a love for all things gin, I also love Japan, so an invitation to find out more about Kokoro Gin,

Visit Tobago

Diary: Day 1 Visiting tropical Tobago

It’s not every day that Visit Tobago ask you to come and discover their island (the smaller of the two islands which make up the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago), so what to do? Well, I jumped at the opportunity of course!  Mr Foodie was sad not to make it along...but someone has to give our cats cuddles while

Hutchesons City Grill glasgow steak tails from the grill rusk and rusk

Food Review: Tails from the Grill at Hutchesons City Grill

Tails, you win! It's no secret that we like Hutchesons, so an invitation to try out their 'Tails from the Grill' night - well, refusal would just be rude! An unsurprisingly cold and wet September night definitely felt a lot warmer in the cosy and sophisticated surroundings of Hutchesons City Grill (it must have one

Seafood from Scotland - Beer and Seafood event - Tall Ship - Glasgow

Seafood Scotland ‘Fish Supper’ with matching craft beers

Seafood paired with beer? What's the catch? Now that is a combo! White wine is generally thought to be the drink to have alongside seafood but Seafood Scotland and The Brewers Association of Scotland invited us along to a "fish supper" to show that wine isn't the only drink that can be paired with seafood.

chaakoo glasgow bombay cafe

Celebrate the first birthday of Chaakoo

Special curries at Chaakoo for 1st Birthday This Friday and Saturday, Chaakoo on St Vincent Street in Glasgow will be celebrating their 1st birthday . To celebrate, they are having a special birthday cocktail  and special curries! Friday's curry is Kadai Chicken and Saturday's will be Lamb Garlic bhona. *Curries only available 5pm-close each day!*

UK Top 20 Fish & Chip shops revealed – is yours here?

  UK’S TOP 20 FISH AND CHIP RESTAURANTS ANNOUNCED It’s the  30th anniversary of the National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish and the semi-finalists for the Fish and Chip Restaurant of the Year Award - one of 15 categories in the 2018 National Fish & Chip Awards have been announced.  The 20 shops

Leiper's Attic Cottiers theatre glasgow west end

Food Review: Leiper’s Attic, Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Take a leap of faith with Cottier's latest venture Leiper's (pronounced Leaper's) attic can be found on the top floor of the same building as Cottier's theatre in Glasgow. The main entrance to Leiper's is shown in the picture above, try to go in here and not the back way like we did! It was

Pickering’s Gin Baubles are back!

THE BAUBLES ARE BACK! Mr Foodie headed along to the historic Dominion Theatre in Edinburgh to finding out all about Pickering’s Gin and their gin Baubles. Last year saw a huge demand for the baubles, I was crying into my tonic at the lack of gin bauble action on my tree.  Don’t fear if you

FREE Pizza from Pizza Punks

Find out how to get some free pizza Glasgow pizza lovers! Get yourself down to Pizza Punks this Friday (6th October) for FREE PIZZA. To celebrate their first birthday, Pizza Punks on St Vincent Street are not only giving away free pizza but also have special drinks promos, a birthday FREAKSHAKE, a monster sharing bundle