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Radisson Blu Carols Afternoon Tea

Carols and Cakes: Radisson Blu’s Festive Afternoon Tea

December 11, 2014 Comments Off on Carols and Cakes: Radisson Blu’s Festive Afternoon Tea

You know when a porter opens a door for you that whatever’s behind it is going to be pretty good. Afternoon tea at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel in Manchester is testament to that fact.

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Sakana in Manchester

Sakana: Traditional Pan-Asian Cuisine in a Modern Setting

December 8, 2014 Comments Off on Sakana: Traditional Pan-Asian Cuisine in a Modern Setting

When I moved to Manchester, Peter Street was the territory of raucous stag nights and lairy hen parties.

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Restaurant 1914

Pre-theatre eats: Northern Soul goes to Bradford

November 26, 2014 Comments Off on Pre-theatre eats: Northern Soul goes to Bradford

In the first of a new series focusing on places to eat before the theatre, Rich Jevons visits Bradford, sampling the wares at the 1914 Restaurant, Media Cafe, Cyrus and Nando’s.

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4244 food

Review: Fantastic Festive Fare at Manchester’s 4244

November 20, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Fantastic Festive Fare at Manchester’s 4244

When I first left home all I ate was Crispy Pancakes and Bird’s Eye Potato Waffles.

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Tampopo Pop-Up, Exchange Square, Manchester

Review: Tampopo’s Pop Up Restaurant, Manchester

November 19, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Tampopo’s Pop Up Restaurant, Manchester

Tampopo has brought its signature brand of Pan Asian cuisine to Manchester’s Exchange Square. Karen Connolly takes her ‘hard to please’ 13-year-old son for lunch.

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You Say Potato

You Say Potato – the story of a Northern start-up

October 27, 2014 1 Comment

I moved to Manchester for a boy, and to set up You Say Potato.

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The Botanist

The Botanist

August 16, 2014 Comments Off on The Botanist

Down near the bottom of Manchester’s Market Street, deep in the midst of the hustle and the bustle of our urban sprawl, there is a garden.

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Banking on the Miller & Carter Steakhouse in Manchester

June 29, 2014 Comments Off on Banking on the Miller & Carter Steakhouse in Manchester

It was a blisteringly hot Manchester Day day when I went to the Miller & Carter Steakhouse with the editor of Northern Soul.

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grill on the alley

Sunday Lunch at The Grill on the Alley

June 10, 2014 Comments Off on Sunday Lunch at The Grill on the Alley

As a chef, reviewing a restaurant can be a bit of busman’s holiday.

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Turtle Bay

Turtle Bay: a taste of the Caribbean comes to Manchester

June 9, 2014 Comments Off on Turtle Bay: a taste of the Caribbean comes to Manchester

Manchester’s first Caribbean restaurant is loud, lively and a place for, as Wiganer Karen Connolly might say, ‘a right rum do’.

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