Back to the Botanics – Cinema in style at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens

Back to the Botanics – Cinema in style at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens

Classic 80’s and Sci-Fi at Glasgow Botanics – Back to the Botanics Looking for something different to do this weekend?  Then how about relaxing at Glasgow Botanic Gardens watching some retro cinema? Last night had Blade Runner and the list for the rest of the weekend is:- Friday 17 AugustRead More…

Food Review: Robyn’s Nest, Maryhill, Glasgow (Still Game Cafe)

Food Review: Robyn’s Nest, Maryhill, Glasgow (Still Game Cafe)

Breakfast with Jack and Victor at Robyn’s Nest Robyn’s Nest on Glasgow’s Maryhill Road has a special claim to fame. It is the cafe where the cafe sequences for Still Game are shot. For big fans of the TV series Robyn’s Nest is a place of special pilgrimage. We visitedRead More…

Next menu for TRUST 111 by Nico released with blindfolded tasting

Next menu for TRUST 111 by Nico released with blindfolded tasting

Blindfolded tasting of new TRUST 111 by Nico menu Now this was a different way to spend an afternoon! I had much fun alongside TV Actress Holly Jack and Fitness Model Ross MacKay with some blindfolded eating. Could we TRUST Chef Nico Simeone? 111 by Nico | AUGUST | TRUSTRead More…

Cottiers Theatre host “United States of Americana”

Cottiers Theatre host “United States of Americana”

United States of Americana at Cottiers Theatre Cottiers Theatre in the west end is the place to be this Monday as they play host to the one night only ‘United States Of Americana’ concert. Fred isn’t too happy that he hasn’t got a ticket, he says he might steal mine!Read More…

Crickets and Japanese Gin at Glasgow Cocktail Weekend

Crickets and Japanese Gin at Glasgow Cocktail Weekend

Glasgow Cocktail Weekend Partners with Nonya and Roku Gin Glasgow Cocktail Weekend will start at casual Asian restaurant, Nonya, with a three-course Eastern tasting experience. There will be some delicious sounding dishes from Northeast Thailand with imaginative Roku gin cocktails from Japan. Starting with fried crickets in ginger, lemongrass andRead More…

Food: Peruana Peruvian Ceviche Pop Up

Food: Peruana Peruvian Ceviche Pop Up

Peruvian Ceviche Pop-up Peruana Its been a long time since we’ve eaten Peruvian, or even some ceviche.  So when we heard about the lunchtime Peruana pop up ceviche bar near Finnieston (of course!) we had to go check it out to experience the true taste of Lima! What is Ceviche? CevicheRead More…

Food review: TRUST 111 by Nico, Glasgow

Food review: TRUST 111 by Nico, Glasgow

Will you TRUST 111 by Nico? 111 by Nico is a firm favourite with the Foodie Explorer clan. Great food, great wine and great prices combine to create a great evening. So we were keen to know what their new menu concept, TRUST 111 by Nico, was like. Menu Food atRead More…

Event: Glasgow’s West End Beer Festival

Event: Glasgow’s West End Beer Festival

Everything you need to know about this year’s West End Beer Festival This weekend sees the return of the West End Beer Festival to Glasgow for the fourth year.  So if you love a beer and are in Glasgow, this is the place to be. What it’s like? Don’t worryRead More…

Would you TRUST the Chef?

Would you TRUST the Chef?

Would you TRUST the Chef? Chef Nico Simeone will be asking guests to TRUST him and his team to do just that. We are big fans of 111 by Nico and this new menu sounds interesting.  Promising to never be the same dinner twice, the TRUST menu begins with an amuseRead More…

Everything you need to know about Fiesta X FOLD

Everything you need to know about Fiesta X FOLD

All the info you need for visiting Fiesta X Fold this weekend With Grammy-winning composer, producer, arranger, and guitarist Nile Rodgers performing on both days and hosting the festival you know Good Times are coming at Fiesta X FOLD and here is everything you need to know about THE partyRead More…