Category: food & drink

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...

Wines

Wine tasting at Veeno, Nottingham

This weeekend we headed into Nottingham to go wine tasting at Veeno, the Italian Wine Cafe. I’ve never actually been wine tasting before (I know, right?!) so I was super excited, although slightly apprehensive...

Starters

Thaikhun, Nottingham review*

Last Friday we made our way to Thaikhun in Nottingham, situated in the Intu Centre for date night. Although it was situated in a shopping centre, walk through the doors and you feel just...