Tag: St Martin’s Square

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 

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 

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 

Bodega

Bodega

Bodega serves South American inspired cuisine. Based in St Martins Square, Leicester, the restaurant has a smart casual vibe and is perfect for that bargain lunch meal ( £6) or a lovely meal topped with some amazing cocktails. They have recently launched a new food menu 

My First Blogger Meet Up

My First Blogger Meet Up

As well as sharing my love for food and travel, another reason I started blogging was to meet new people. I have actively (well sort of) blogged for over a year and have been lucky to meet some supportive and lovely bloggers along the way. 

Crafty Chicks at King Richard III

Crafty Chicks at King Richard III

** UPDATE 2019: The restaurant now had new landlords** Everyone in Leicester knows when you want a good burger go to Crafty Burgers. Their sister restaurant King Richard III now has a Crafty Chicks takeover for the next 3 months….the perfect place for Chicken Lovers! 

Spirits Bar, Leicester

Spirits Bar, Leicester

Adding to the lovely St Martin’s area of Leicester is a new bar;  Spirits Bar. Previously Cellini’s, Spirits Bar have transformed the interior into a funky bar with medieval light fittings, a lit wall and an epic angel feature behind the bar. The decor is 

Bodega Leicester

Bodega Leicester

Bodega (http://www.bodegacantina.co.uk/) is a South American inspired chain. Leicester’s one is in St Martins Square( http://stmartinssquare.co.uk/ Bodega released their new menu and I joined a few bloggers last night to sample it out. Bodega wants to cater for the vegan market and serve better fresh