Birmingham, Food, Restaurant

Food: Gusto Restaurant arrives in Birmingham

A new restaurant has arrived on Colmore Row and last week a few bloggers and I were invited to try out the early evening set menu. Gusto falls under the Living Ventures umbrella and is joined by The Alchemist next door. I'd heard of Living Ventures for years, but had never been to any of their bars or restaurants.… Continue reading Food: Gusto Restaurant arrives in Birmingham

Birmingham, Food

Food: Tonkotsu Selfridges, Birmingham

The secret behind every impressive bowl of ramen is patience. Since leaving London, I've desperately craved getting my fix. Before Tonkotsu, an authentic ramen bar was hard to come by here in Birmingham. I love cooking and I'm a bit of a whizz kid in the kitchen, however making my own ramen, the real authentic stuff doesn't appeal… Continue reading Food: Tonkotsu Selfridges, Birmingham

Food, Travel

Food: Pesti Disznó, Budapest, Hungary

Nagymező street in the busting district of Terézváros (District VI.) is often referred to as Budapest Broadway. There are many independent restaurants boasting in varying cuisines to suit most palates. Pesti Disznó, a stylish bistro offers Hungarian cuisine in a modern, yet unpretentious setting. Disznó is the Hungarian word for pig and as such expect to… Continue reading Food: Pesti Disznó, Budapest, Hungary