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The Inn At Whitewell

With a cold wind blowing and the outside temperature not offering much above freezing, it was a perfect day to be cozied up in a quintessential old fashioned inn, hidden away the Lancashire countryside.  The Inn at Whitewell is nestled … Continue reading

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The Prashad: food fit for kings & queens

The introduction in the menu quotes Kaushy Patel, the executive chef as saying “you are what you eat so sit back and relax and dine elated for today you are Kings and Queens”.  We certainly did we dine well! The … Continue reading

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The Design House, Halifax – more art than food?

It must be a good 9 years ago that I first went this upmarket establishment but don’t  remember much about it at all.  Consequently, this visit was a ‘clean sheet of paper’ so to speak. I did have a quick … Continue reading

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Sunday lunch at Hipping Hall

My excursion takes me across the border into Lancashire from my West Yorkshire home base.   As a keen fell walker I have driven past Hipping Hall zillions of times on my way to and from the Lake District. Today, there … Continue reading

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A taste of France at The Terrace, Saltaire

As a Saltaire resident, I have visited this café on many occasions for both lunch and dinner over the years and have finally got round to putting finger to keyboard.  Here are my thoughts and review of a very recent … Continue reading

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The Gray Ox Inn, Liversedge

I always think that there’s something very civilised about partaking in Sunday lunch and this particular Sunday was no exception.  The venue:  The Gray Ox Inn.  A gastro pub dating back to 1709, perched serenely above the town of Brighouse … Continue reading

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Yorkshire stars

According to Welcome To Yorkshire, the county boasts the most Michelin Starred restaurants than any other county in the UK; precisely six of them at the time of writing (February 2013).  This did both surprise me and catch my imagination. … Continue reading

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Roland’s – a dining experience with a difference

I have visited this lovely eatery a few times over the past few months and am really sorry it took me so long to get along there in the first place!  It’s that old chestnut of passing by thinking ‘that … Continue reading

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Family celebrations at Caversham Mill, South Africa

A recent visit back to the southern hemisphere to celebrate a family birthday included a very enjoyable visit to this little hidden hamlet.  It certainly didn’t disappoint and would recommend it if you ever find yourself in that part of … Continue reading

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Some belated eating out reviews from 2011

A very happy new year to you all! I am playing catch up with my blog postings as the past six months have been extremely busy.  On my Eating Out page I’ve posted some retrospective reviews of some eateries I frequented in 2011. … Continue reading

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