Chaophraya Newcastle review

Background Chaophraya (pronounced CHOW-PRY-A) Newcastle is a relatively new restaurant on the Newcastle dining scene having opened late 2016 as part of Newcastle’s Intu Eldon Square’s Grey’s Quarter dining area re-vamp. The contemporary Thai cuisine restaurant is part of a…

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A day out in Newcastle with kids at Christmas with Tyne and Wear Metro

You’ll likely have heard the new fantastic news from the autumn budget that after much campaigning, Nexus, has been successful in its bid for £337 million to improve the Tyne and Wear Metro. This means that Nexus will now start…

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Tapas Revolution Newcastle review

People often look down their noses at chain restaurants but a number of the new chains we have in Newcastle are totally kicking it out of the park. Tapas Revolution Newcastle, Turtle Bay and Cabana are some of my firm favourites. Tapas Revolution…

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Marco Pierre White Newcastle – Christmas menu review

Last week I was very fortunate to be invited to review the upcoming Christmas menu at Marco Pierre White Newcastle. Marco Pierre White Newcastle is one of those places that I had been meaning to try for AGES but never…

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Top 7 places to visit with children in the North East at summer

My 5 year old breaks up from school today and I have nothing planned for the 6 weeks yet. Eeek! I’m starting to panic a little! What I want to do is write a load of things we can do…

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