Restaurant review: Burger and Lobster – The Hayes, Cardiff

I’ve never been to Burger and Lobster before. I’m not the biggest fan of lobster (as you may remember if you read my post about my first time with lobster in Jamaica) and I begrudge…

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Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa Review

Having lived in Cardiff for the majority of my life, I’ve never booked a hotel room in the city before. But when I was invited along to the Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa on Newport…

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Restaurant review: Californian burrito & taco bar, Tortilla – Caroline St, Cardiff

I first visited Californian burrito and taco bar, Tortilla on Cardiff’s Caroline Street (a.k.a. ‘Chippy Alley’) back in November of last year, around two months after it first opened (to read more about the restaurant background, please see…

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Restaurant review: Base & Barley – Queen Street, Cardiff

Lately, it seems like wherever you go in Cardiff, the sourdough pizza trend has taken over. From Locke and Remedy and The Stable (both in the city centre) to pizza pop-up recently turned permanent restaurant,…

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The ‘Chiquila’ Tequila Pairing Menu at Chiquito – The Old Brewery Quarter, Cardiff (Review)

I was recently invited along to Tex-Mex restaurant, Chiquito in Cardiff’s Old Brewery Quarter for ‘Chiquila’ – an evening of street food and tequila pairing. This was the fourth Chiquila event that Chiquito has organised but significantly, the…

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