Blackhouse – Grill on the Alley

Just over a week ago it was my 21st birthday, which involved plenty of celebrating and food, of course. It was an amazing day, I collected my new car in the morning, I was spoilt by my family, girlfriend and friends, and there was plenty to be happy about. All I knew about the day…

Hatch

If you are regularly on Oxford Road, you have probably seen the quirky and colourful shipping containers near Manchester Metropolitan University, which is ‘Hatch’. It’d be normal of you to walk past Hatch and take a second look at the peculiar set up as there is nothing quite like it. But you shouldn’t let the…

Black Milk Cereal

I have been looking forward to writing this blog. I was going to write a review on my first visit to Black Milk but I wanted to try a wider range of desserts and milkshakes before I did. So here it is after my second visit. But brace yourself, this place is not for the…

The Anthologist

Last night I had the pleasure of visiting The Anthologist for its launch party! The Anthologist overlooks St Peters Square and is a short walk away from Manchester Central Library. Upon arrival there was a fantastic botanical hopscotch, that had been hand chalked by The 22 Bees Project. The 22 Bees Project draw bees for…

Mac Daddies

This week has been really busy and hence there has been a delay in getting this week’s blog posted. On the positive side, I have graduated from university with a First Class Honours and next week I am really excited because I am going to celebrate a new restaurant opening in Manchester, so keep your…

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…

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…