Smashburger Glasgow new burger opening

A look inside Glasgow’s Newest burger joint Smashburger

Smashburger comes to Glasgow Just when we thought Glasgow couldn’t handle another burger joint, American chain Smashburger arrives.  They open officially tomorrow (19th October) at the side of the Sauchiehall Centre (where Flying Tiger is). This is their first venture into Scotland with a Dunfermline restaurant also opening soon. According to a Smashburger, their mission 'is

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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.

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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

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News: Second restaurant walks away from Michelin

Michelin lose another restaurant Sought after by chefs across the world, but this last week has seen two restaurants ask to be removed from Michelin Guide. Boath House, near Nairn, has joined French Chef Sebastien Bras, whose restaurant Le Suquet has three Michelin Stars.  He asked not to be included in the 2018 guide.   The

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FestiviTEAs at The Wee Tea Company

Fancy a Teasecco or a G&Tea? It's getting nearer to Christmas time (I know,  sorry!) and something to get the festive season going surely is some fancy tea.  We're talking  about a Prosecco flavoured Green Tea and a Gin & Tonic flavoured Black Tea. These special teas , "TEASECCO" & "G&TEA" are available online now from The Wee

Food Review: No 10 Hotel, Glasgow

Almost a perfect 10! This was our second visit to Number 10, but I wonder how many people in the area actually know it's here, or know that it isn't just for weddings or tourists staying over.  It's located at the Crosshill-end of the beautiful Queen's Drive, less than a 5 minute walk from Crosshill

Gaucho Argentinian steak Edinburgh new opening

Argentinian steak restaurant Gaucho to open in Edinburgh

Gaucho name Edinburgh for expansion plans Well known Argentinian steak restaurant, Gaucho, is expanding North into Scotland with a restaurant and bar at St Andrew Square. The restaurant will open mid-November and as you will see from these images, it looks stunning. The restaurant, located at  4a St Andrew Square, will serve a variety of

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Royal visit for Hawick grown tomatoes

Scotty Brand State of the art facilities officially opened The Princess Royal officially opened Standhill Farm Glasshouse in Hawick, today ( 20th September 2017).  I had the pleasure of visiting earlier this year and try the tomatoes straight off the vine. Click here to find out more.   The custom-built state of the art greenhouse

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Sunday lunch review: Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa

Treat yourself to a filling Sunday roast with sea views It was a bright sunny afternoon when we tried out the brand new Sunday lunch concept at the Craigleith Restaurant within the Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa in North Berwick. We settled down at our table overlooking the West Links Golf Course and the Firth