The Village, Moseley

The Village, Moseley

A vibrant place to enjoy food and drink, the recently refurbished Village Pub in Moseley is the perfect place to start off the weekend (or have a weekday catch up). Part of a small independent pub and hotel company, The Village Moseley has a relaxing…

Dining at Holy Moly, Home of Soul Food

Dining at Holy Moly, Home of Soul Food

Holy Moly Macaroni in Birmingham is the home of soul food and where you need to go for that comforting cuisine that is rooted in African American history. Based in Grand Central Station, the location is perfect for those on route to their next destination or…

Summer Dining at Chez Mal

Summer Dining at Chez Mal

I have stayed at Mal Maison a few times and as well as the great accommodation I have always enjoyed the drinks & food at the Chez Mal Brasserie & Bar. A week ago I went with my sister to try out their Summer Menu. It…

Summer House Bar and Grill

Summer House Bar and Grill

Last October (2018) I went along to the launch night of Summer House Bar and Grill. The new owners have given the family pub house a good refurb and have made it into great venue for food and drink, suitable for all ages. I couldn’t wait…

December Buckt Booklet

December Buckt Booklet

I was kindly gifted the December Buckt booklets. The booklets make brilliant gifts and it sure is a way you can save your pennies especially with the January Blues. As well as many other benefits, Buckt have minimum restrictions (if any) on the timings of…

Ocho

Ocho

Birmingham has a new pop-up dining experience based in Jewellery Quarters. Ocho is neighbours with Rebel Chicken, both having the same owner. Serving tapas inspired by family Portuguese and Spanish recipes this is Chef Tomek’s first encounter as a Head Chef. Formally a Sous Chef…

Tim Horton’s Birmingham, UK

Tim Horton’s Birmingham, UK

Tim Horton’s is a well-loved Canadian brand. It is slowly making its way all over the U.K. They opened their first Midlands branch on the 22nd of November in Birmingham and I was invited to the launch. History: Here is a bit of history about…

Opus

Opus

It was my parents Ruby anniversary and I wanted to go somewhere that was elegant, accommodated for 10 people including children and didn’t break our bank account. After searching through several restaurants, I settled for Opus. A contemporary restaurant thats serves a Modern Brish Menu. SERVICE…

Pan Asian Dining at Aluna

Pan Asian Dining at Aluna

I have been to Aluna a couple of times and have enjoyed their fab cocktails. Located just by the canal, in Mail Box the area is perfect. After my recent visit I can confirm that not only are Aluna pros at making cocktails, but they…

High Adrenaline Buckt Adventures

High Adrenaline Buckt Adventures

Rainy days do not need to be boring anymore especially with the selection of indoor activities Buckt offer in their monthly subscription booklets. From my August Buckt booklet, two of my favourite activities were the Go Karting at  Full Throttle Raceway  Laser Tag Laser Quest Go…