The Exeter Daily is running a competition 🙂 Its a Facebook only comp, and well worth a look. http://bit.ly/11Y7lxq Continue reading Fancy winning a Gourmandine Meal for Two? thanks to The Exeter Daily
Tiverton is not known for its Chinese Restaurants. The only descent Chinese Restaurant in Tiverton is the Golden Panda I have been told. Then there is The Orient and China Xpress on Distribution Road, and really the choice stops there. We were coming back from a tiring day, and the best thing you can eat on a Saturday night after any tiring day is Chinese, … Continue reading Daily Chef, 3 Angel Terrace, Tiverton – Special Dispatch
This isn’t a rated review as I was passing this funky little cafe and thought I would pop in and say hi. Over the last ten years or so, St Leonards has become a desirable affluent part of Exeter that attracts money and prestige. Where the borders of St Leonards end and the beginning of other bits of Exeter lie is a bit of a … Continue reading Darkhorse Espresso, 135 Magdalen Road, Exeter
Vote in the Express and Echo’s Best pub award! “NOMINATIONS have now closed in the Echo’s first Pub of the Year competition – with an impressive 61 in the running for the contest. Voting from that list has now begun – below is the list of 61 that were nominated by our readers. To vote, simply type the number of the pub you wish to … Continue reading Vote in the Express and Echo’s Best Pub Award!
This weekend saw 500 revellers descend on the sleepy Devon village of Musbury to celebrate a one-day festival with music, good food and a party atmosphere. We were lucky to get our hands on some of these exclusive tickets, only 500 were issued! Castlewood Vineyard is a ’boutique’ vineyard, planted on the sunny south facing slopes of Musbury Fort. It produces sparkling wine, from grape … Continue reading Castlewood Vineyard Festival 2013
Back in January, I was invited to attend the press night of a new restaurant in Queen St. It was called Ruby Modern Diner and I was very excited. I went away from the night with a great sense of anticipation at what I reckoned was going to be a fantastic restaurant. So I jumped at the invitation to come down and sample some of … Continue reading Ruby Modern Diner, 74 Queen St