Steak and wine @ Fiesta Del Asado, Solihull


restaurants, Review

Argentinian restaurant Fiesta Del Asado has expanded, with a new venue in Solihull now open. The independent restaurant originally started life in Edgbaston, gaining a reputation for quality ingredients and a welcoming atmosphere. I’ve eaten at the original location several times and always found it a positive experience, so I was interested to see if Fiesta Del […]

January 14, 2019

Sunday lunch @ The Old Crown, Digbeth


Bars & Pubs, Review

Four adults, a baby and an overexcited spaniel walk into a pub… The Old Crown in Digbeth, to be precise. After a busy few weeks the plan was simple: a quiet Sunday lunch in a cosy pub. The beauty of having a small human in your squad is that you have to pre-plan, to some […]

January 6, 2019

Sunday lunch @ The Wolf, Jewellery Quarter


Bars & Pubs, Review

I recently wrote a post about the best Sunday dinners in Birmingham, but I think I’ve got a new addition to that list. Step forward The Wolf in Jewellery Quarter. Ian and I have always really enjoyed this pub, found about 10 minutes walk from Snow Hill. The tap beer selection is great but it’s […]

December 13, 2018

A first glimpse of Legna, Fleet Street


Ramblings, restaurants

Brief post today on Legna – the second restaurant in Birmingham to be opened by Aktar Islam. Replacing Mi Amore, the opening of this new Italian fine dining restaurant and bar has been hotly anticipated, especially considering the success of Aktar’s first venue, Opheem, just yards away. As you can see from the photos below, […]

December 8, 2018