Leicester City Cafe Directory

Leicester City Cafe Directory

Leicester has some amazing cafes and on several occasions, I find myself thinking “I should have gone there or I forgot about that one”.  I decided to put together a little directory of some of the cafes you can sit in and watch the world go by in Leicester City. From Indian to Italian, we […]

Supper Club at The Bar by Kwoklyn Wan

Supper Club at The Bar by Kwoklyn Wan

I have been on the lookout for a supper club near Leicester for a while and when the Ramen Supper Club by Kwoklyn Wan popped up on Facebook I had to get booked in. The supper club was £20 per person (no drinks included) and was…

East Street Lanes

East Street Lanes

East Street Lanes opened its doors to the public on Thursday 22nd August 2019. The venue is a perfect addition to Leicester’s leisure scene and makes a great addition to the great places Steamin’ Billy, a Leicestershire based company, have opened (Caddy Shackers & Club…

Cocktail Masterclass at Cosy Club

Cocktail Masterclass at Cosy Club

Cocktails are my kinda drink and recently I was lucky to try out making some fine cocktails at Cosy Club in Leicester. Cosy Club is a chain of shabby chic lounges where you can enjoy a good drink and delicious food. It is suitable for…

Indoor Golfing in Leicester

Indoor Golfing in Leicester

Stuck for where to go on that family day out, date or that team building event? Leicester has two brilliant but very different indoor golf locations, each with its own creative set up: Caddy Shackers and Treetop Adventure Golf. Apart from the set up of…

Tamatanga Leicester EAT.DRINK.INDIAN

Tamatanga Leicester EAT.DRINK.INDIAN

Leicester’s food scene just got better with the opening of a new Indian restaurant, Tamatanga. Located in the well known city centre shopping centre, High Cross, it is a easy to get to and situated near the other eateries.   Ambiance: Tamatanga has a relaxing…

1573 Grill Restaurant

1573 Grill Restaurant

Fifteen Seventy Three opened in August 2009. It is an independent grill restaurant owned by a small group, the Koban Group. A bit of history: The Bar & Grill is located in the original Free Grammar School, in Highcross Shopping Centre, Leicester. The Grade II*…

Maison Des Macarons Masterclass

Maison Des Macarons Masterclass

Some of you may know my love for making Macarons. I knew there was room for improvement (there always is) and I could not have thought of a better way to perfect my skills with a Masterclass by Kimm, owner of Maison Des Macarons. A…

Red’s True BBQ, Leicester

Red’s True BBQ, Leicester

Low and Slow, Red’s True BBQ is now serving food in Leicester at Brew Dog. The concept is simple, they prepare the tastiest of Barbecued dishes while Brew Dog handle the best brews. On my first visit I tucked into their ribs and giant chicken…

Sanctua, Vegan Restaurant

Sanctua, Vegan Restaurant

**Sanctua is now permanently closed** Sanctua opened its doors on Tuesday 30th April 2019. The plant based restaurant based in Oadby is a great addition to Leicester. Owner and Chef, Bindu, has had passion for cooking from a very young age and initially became Vegan…