Tag

eating out

1761 manchester starters
in Food Lovers, Restaurant Reviews

A #MateDate at 1761 Manchester

I’ve had a rather foodie January so far and I am not complaining! I used to be the go-to person to ask where to eat or drink in Manchester, but since having Flo, I just don’t get the time to get out as much and the things I look for in a restaurant are slightly different as I usually have a toddler date! So it’s nice to get back “on the scene” and try some new places, sans toddler. One of those places was 1761 Manchester, somewhere that’s been on my radar for a couple of months, but I’ve only just got round to visiting. So I nabbed a friend and we scheduled in a lunch mate-date!

Continue reading

in Food Lovers, Restaurant Reviews

A Mate Date at The Botanist Didsbury – The Perfect Local

I love going out to eat and drink and I love going out to eat and drink locally even better! So when I heard about The Botanist Didsbury opening, I was chuffed that I’d have another great pub-restaurant to add to my list of “locals”.

You may be aware of The Botanist as there are a few of them about in the North now, including one in Manchester City Centre. The interiors of The Botanist are beautiful, comfortable and cool and they do some great food, drinks and cocktails.

So off I went on a #MateDate with my friend Emily (who blogs at Film and Fizz) on a rare night out midweek and couldn’t wait to get stuck into some serious grub and chat….Continue reading

bistrot pierre altrincham interior
in Food Lovers, Restaurant Reviews

A #MateDate at Bistrot Pierre Altrincham

Another entry in my #matedate series of blog posts, where I happily, along with a mate, review some fab places to eat out in Manchester and the North-West. Tonight is the turn of Bistrot Pierre Altrincham…

#MateDate Bistrot Pierre Altrincham

This evening’s date was the gorgeous Stacey, who was equally pleased that there’s another great spot to hit on an evening out in Altrincham, rather than having to venture to town or the Trafford Centre as many have done previously.

Altrincham or “Alty” has definitely developed a bit of a foodie “scene” since I moved to South Manchester and has a great vibe and an eclectic mix of restaurants, bars and market stalls…Continue reading

Close