The Courthouse

A couple of weeks ago, I received an invite to ‘The Courthouse – Barristers Restaurant’. This invite came from Kath at Perception Sales and Marketing (@perceptionloves) who represents a portfolio of hotels, lifestyle businesses and event venues. Our hosts for the evening were Cath and Stuart, the Sales Director for Flat Cap Hotels. ABOUT The…

Pollen Bakery

Pollen bakery is a sourdough and Viennoiserie bakery in Manchester. The bakery has now relocated from the backstreet of the Piccadilly railway arch to Cotton Field Wharf in Ancoats, located beside New Islington Marina. There is also a fascinating story behind the relocation of the bakery. This is because after wanting to relocate, the cost…

Dessert Republic

This week, my blog is shorter than usual as I have been away in Berlin! But with dessert eateries becoming increasingly popular, I thought I would tell you about a hidden gem that I have found recently. I am always looking for new dessert places to try, so if you have any recommendations, please do…

The Laundrette

The Laundrette have three restaurants. The first restaurant began in Chorlton and later saw a Manchester and Newcastle branch open. The first restaurant in Chorlton, located on Beech Road, was formerly a laundrette called Soap Opera. It was later sold and transformed into what is now a restaurant and cocktail bar. The restaurant is renowned…

Grand Pacific

Living Ventures are behind some of the most exciting restaurants I have visited, including two of my favourites, The Alchemist and Gusto. Living Ventures opened Grand Pacific on Kings Street to the public in March 2017 after moving from Spinningfields. Some of you may recognise the location and building, with it formerly being The Reform…