A Savoury Stop in a Sweet Place – Lunch at Great British Cupcakery

The Great British Cupcakery has fast become a Newcastle hotspot for cakes, freakshakes, mermaid waffles and the most instagrammable interior decor - thanks to their recent refurb. With its flower walls and marble tables it's no surprise GBC has made its way on MYA's list of The Most Instagrammable Hot Spots In the UK. If … Continue reading A Savoury Stop in a Sweet Place – Lunch at Great British Cupcakery

How Do You Do! Afternoon Tea in North Shields

Who can resist a good Groupon voucher? Certainly not me and my mam. So, when a voucher for Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea at How Do You Do in North Shields (formerly the Wooden Doll) popped up we knew we had to give it a go. With views of North Shields marina, Tynemouth and South Shields … Continue reading How Do You Do! Afternoon Tea in North Shields

Antler Alpine Bar and Restaurant – Newcastle Restaurant Week 2018

Newcastle Restauarant Week 2018 is in full swing! After perusing the multitude of menus available at the many restaurants taking part Carl and I decided that Antler Alpine Bar and Restaurant's menu quite took our fancy. There have been a mixture of reviews when it comes to Antler but Carl and I are the sort … Continue reading Antler Alpine Bar and Restaurant – Newcastle Restaurant Week 2018

A Kraken Breakfast – Food of Legend in the Centre of Whitley Bay

On a day off there are few pleasures that match treating yourself to a meal out. When I have a day off to myself I enjoy nothing more than a stroll through Whitley Bay or Newcastle punctuated with a bite in a local eatery. Today I decided I would have an extremely productive morning, so … Continue reading A Kraken Breakfast – Food of Legend in the Centre of Whitley Bay

The Great British Cupcakery – Afternoon Tea by Newcastle Quayside

This week I treated my mam to a belated Mother's Day mystery trip out. All she was aware of was that we were getting the Metro to Gateshead and having a wander from Gateshead Quayside over the Millennium bridge to the Newcastle Quayside to our mystery lunch venue. From the Millennium Bridge we took a … Continue reading The Great British Cupcakery – Afternoon Tea by Newcastle Quayside