Tag: Review

  • 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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  • 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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  • 29th April 2018

3 thriller books to get stuck into this spring

Spring is the perfect time of year to get stuck into a book or two…or three! With the weather so changeable at the moment, reading can be a great activity to indulge in come rain or shine. Recently, I’ve read some fantastic thriller books which all feature amazing twists and turns. These books are real…

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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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  • 14th January 2018

Review: Kylie Jenner Lip Kit

Some might argue that Kylie Jenner is the queen of lip kits. As the youngest member of the Kardashian clan, the 20-year-old started Kylie Cosmetics in 2015 after she realised how obsessed her fans had become with her lips. People were going to ridiculous lengths to get a plump pout like Kylie (does anyone remember…

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  • 26th November 2017

Review: Have a Caribbean Christmas at Turtle Bay

Yey! It’s officially less than one month until Christmas! To help us get into the Christmas spirit, the kind team at Exeter’s Turtle Bay invited us in to try their brand new Christmas menu. This is the first time that the Caribbean restaurant chain has offered a festive menu so we were keen to see…

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  • 1st November 2017

What Have I Been Watching: October 2017

As the nights draw in and it starts to become colder, I find myself curling up in front of my TV even more than I used to! There’s nothing better than coming in from a long day at work, throwing on some sweatpants and settling down with my favourite shows. So, what have I been…

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  • 30th September 2017

Granola and Muesli by Deliciously Ella

When I heard the news that Deliciously Ella was bringing out her own granola and muesli range, I couldn’t contain my excitement! Since entering adulthood, strangely I have become a massive breakfast fan. I say strangely as I used to absolutely hate breakfast as a teenager. I would go to school with my stomach full…

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  • 2nd June 2017

Review: Death of a Salesman

Plays and stories based around the American Dream enthrall me. I find that they have a certain charm about them which everyone can relate to. In one way or another, we are all dreamers and we all want something that we perhaps can’t have. John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men is a particular favourite of…

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