Category: Good Food

  • 1st December 2018

Christmas at Comptoir Libanais

What springs to mind when you think of Christmas dinner? Succulent turkey? Juicy pigs in blankets? Lashings of cranberry sauce? Don’t get me wrong, I love nothing more than a traditional Christmas dinner on the 25th December but when I heard that Middle Eastern restaurant Comptoir Libanais had revealed its own, unique festive menu, I…

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  • 16th September 2018

Turtle Bay launch new ‘Caribbean Social’ menu

Hello lovely readers! Wow, autumn has really crept up on us huh? I feel like it was only yesterday that we were at the beach every weekend paddle boarding and now I’m sat here writing this blog post in a big, cosy hoody! If you want to keep that summer spirit alive for just that…

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  • 19th August 2018

Review: Pho Café

Exeter is growing into this incredible foodie destination and it’s really hard to think of a cuisine that isn’t available in the city nowadays. Adding to its ever-expanding portfolio is Pho Café, the latest restaurant to open in the Queen St. Dining quarter. Whilst I was really sad to hear that Polpo was closing, I…

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  • 1st July 2018

Comptoir Libanais widens vegetarian and vegan offering

The return of summer is a great excuse for restaurants to freshen up their menu and add new editions to their offering. Comptoir Libanais has done exactly that. The Middle Eastern restaurant is definitely one of my favourites at Exeter Queen Street Dining. Full of wonderful flavours and fresh ingredients, the menu is wonderfully guilt-free…

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  • 24th June 2018

Check out the new Exeter Vegan Market!

Veganism is becoming increasingly popular. Gone are the days where if you said that you were vegan, you were met by quizzical looks from your peers. Questions would start rolling in such as “well what do you eat then?” “Do you just live on lettuce leaves?” New research over recent years has taught us to…

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  • 9th June 2018

Summer has arrived at Wagamama

Let’s talk about Wagamama. Inspired by fast-paced, Japanese ramen bars and the delicious flavour of Asian food, Wagamama has always been one of my go-to restaurants in Exeter. Even if Ollie and I don’t fancy leaving the house, we’ll use Deliveroo to get it delivered straight to our door! What I love about this unique…

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  • 12th May 2018

Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink 2018

Every spring the West Country’s finest food and drink producers flood to Exeter to proudly showcase their produce. At the Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink 2018, hosted in Northernhay Gardens and Exeter Castle, we got to meet hundreds of Devon and Cornwall’s food and drink producers. The marquees were filled with wonderful…

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  • 25th April 2018

Review: ASK Italian

Who doesn’t love a good Italian meal? Creamy pasta dishes, fluffy pizzas swamped in toppings and not to mention buttery garlic bread. There are so many Italian restaurant chains on our high streets, most of which I’ve reviewed on this blog, but which one is truly the best? Let me tell you a little about…

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  • 10th April 2018

Turtle Bay Launches New Loyalty App

Calling all foodies! Here’s some news for you that you’re gonna love. Turtle Bay have launched a brand-new loyalty app, which rewards fans with free food and drink. The app allows you to ‘collect Turtles’ each time you spend at Turtle Bay. Turtles can then be used to buy food and drink at the restaurant and…

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  • 1st April 2018

Recipe: Creme Egg Rocky Road

Happy Easter everyone! If like me you’ve got way too much chocolate in the house to know what to do with, give these little beauties a try! These are perfect for sharing with the family and scoffing one or two yourself. I found this recipe over on Charlotte’s Lively Kitchen and it’s the simplest Rocky…

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