Category: food & drink

World's highest high tea

The world’s highest high tea*

When I saw a tweet about the world’s highest high tea taking place on England’s highest peak my interest was piqued (pun very much intended). I’ve got into hiking a lot over the last...

Herd steak

The best restaurants in Derbyshire*

I’m a bit of a foodie and I absolutely love eating out (well, it saves on the washing up, right?) and luckily where I live, there are plenty of spots for a delicious meal....

Brew York

The best burgers in York

Last week I was on a work trip in the beautiful city of York. I love York – the city walls, the lovely shops, the independent bars – and there are plenty of great...

Stones Restaurant Matlock

Stones Restaurant Matlock lunch review

Stones Restaurant in Matlock is without a doubt my favourite restaurant. They serve delicious modern British cuisine and cocktails and dining here is more of an experience than your usual lunch. I visited with...

The Yard, Derby

Sunday dinner at The Yard, Derby*

I’ve spent quite a bit of time at The Yard, Derby, but usually on a Saturday afternoon just before a Derby County match where I’m drinking wine or cider out of a plastic glass...

Full English breakfast

Breakfast at Cool River Cafe, Matlock

Cool River Cafe is situated in Matlock, just by Hall Leys Park and next to the River Derwent – hence the name! It’s an independent cafe which serves barista coffee, homemade cakes and delicious...

The Peacock at Barlow

Dog friendly pubs in Derbyshire

One of the best things recently happened – my bestie got a dog! As the only one out of my friendship group who had a dog, this has opened up a whole new world...

Chicken burger

The Yard, Derby review

Regular readers of my blog will know that I am a huge Derby County fan – I even have a season ticket! The Yard is a new restaurant which has recently opened at Pride...