Date night at East Street Lanes 

Date night at East Street Lanes 

OK, Kev and I usually pass on date nights that involve eating out simply because we generally do that a lot. We prefer something that involves some sort of entertainment and a place that has a buzz. Gone are the days of candlelit dinners though 

Giggling Squid, Leicester

Giggling Squid, Leicester

After a long wait, we finally have a Thai restaurant in the heart of the city. Giggling Squid opens its door on the 10th of February in St Martins Square. With 100 covers, the restaurant is here to give customers an enjoyable experience in a 

The Case

The Case

The Case Restaurant and Champagne Bar, has been around since 1990. In this light-filled venue,  originally a luggage factory, you can expect stylish interior, high ceilings, and tall windows. The Case Restaurant serves seasonal modern British food with a global twist.  Like many restaurants, this has been 

Michelin star dining, Leicestershire

Michelin star dining, Leicestershire

Blink and you will drive past this 16thcentury stone house building located in the cute village, Mountsorrel.  Located next to the farmhouse and café owned by Chef John Duffin’s family, Leicestershire’s only Michelin Starred Restaurant, John’s House, is one not to miss. Environment & Service 

An evening at Meridian Leisure Park

An evening at Meridian Leisure Park

Leicester has a great Leisure scene and you don’t need to travel to the city centre to find parking. It is located just off the motorway and has ample free parking. With many places to eat, a cinema, child play area, fitness centre & ten pin bowling alley, Meridian 

Truffle Making Workshop, Cocoa Amore

Truffle Making Workshop, Cocoa Amore

Down one of the famous Leicester Lanes, there is a fine chocolatier Cocoa Amore. The manager Peter Gardner, and his team handcraft beautiful chocolates using the finest ingredients here. At the Silver Street store (which just happens to smell divine when you walk in), you 

Mowgli Street Food

Mowgli Street Food

There is a new Indian restaurant in town (Leicester) that everyone is talking about – have you been? I have visited Mowgli a few times in the UK and now we have one in Leicester  (St Martin’s Square) I thought I would share my thoughts 

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 […]