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Travelling by plate in LE1 (Leicester)

Travelling by plate in LE1 (Leicester)

I love cooking and I can probably list a few dishes that I have made, inspired by different countries however I thought it would be more exciting to travel by plate within Leicester, my hometown. Leicester is very cultural despite never winning the city of 

NineB – Restaurant & Bar Leicester

NineB – Restaurant & Bar Leicester

Leicester’s new addition, NineB, opened on 16th of January 2020. Located in the newly developed Great Central Square, the modern and stylish restaurant and bar brings a brilliant addition to the food & beverage market in Leicester city centre. The decor and name of NineB 

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 

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 

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 

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