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Tapas Revolution Newcastle – Review

Tapas Revolution Newcastle Review

There is so much change happening in Newcastle at the moment and one of the most exciting new developments is Intu Eldon Square’s new Grey’s Quarter. Located right in the heart of the city centre, the  leisure complex that has seen the introduction of an array of restaurants and bars, including Tapas Revolution, who invited along to an evening of tapas and beer pairing with owner, Omar Allibhoy, and Estrella Galicia. I arrived and was immediately drawn to the restaurant’s…

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Chaophraya Thai Restaurant Newcastle Review

Chaophraya Thai Restaurant Newcastle Review - Feature Image

Boasting panoramic views of Newcastle’s Grey’s Monument, it was easy to see why Chaophraya – Newcastle’s newest Thai eatery – was causing such a buzz when it opened. Located within the new Intu Eldon Square Grey’s Quarter, Chaophraya thai restaurant occupies a prime spot on the top floor of the new development and it’s easy to see why so many people are talking about it. The restaurant is accessed by a lift which took us directly to the restaurant’s reception…

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Thaikhun Thai Street Food Restaurant Metro Centre

Thaikhun Thai Street Food Restaurant Metro Centre Outside

On Tuesday I had the pleasure of attending the opening of Thaikhun, a new Thai street food restaurant that has opened in intu Metro Centre. The restaurant is the seventh to open in the UK and operator Thai Leisure Group’s first venture in the north east. The opening invite promised traditional Thai street food, made-to-order in an open kitchen by authentic Thai chefs. Keeping with the street food theme, the restaurant decor features traditional artefacts and decorations sourced from the…

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Edinburgh Christmas Markets 2015

Edinburgh Christmas Markets 2015

On Sunday I made a trip to the Edinburgh Christmas Markets and I would highly recommend a visit to anyone who is looking for an day or evening away. It’s been a hectic few months and I managed to talk my husband into taking a day off work so we could go  away for a night. We decided on Edinburgh as we hadn’t visited for a very long time – we certainly weren’t disappointed. We decided to get the train…

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Centre for Life Wedding Fair

Centre for Life Wedding Fair

The Centre for Life Wedding Fair is taking place in Newcastle this weekend and my wedding boutique, Epernay Bridal, is delighted to be one of the exhibitors. Kicking-off at 12pm on Sunday, 4th October, the event will showcase some of the region’s premier wedding suppliers. Entry is free and all guests will receive a complimentary glass of fizz on arrival. A prize draw will be taking place every hour, on the hour, and free goodies and giveaways will also be…

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Boiler Shop Steamer – October 2015

Boiler Shop Steamer - October 2015

A little while ago I blogged about the Boiler Shop Steamer and this October weekend sees the last event of 2015, before it returns in 2016 after it’s been refurbished. Taking place in Newcastle city centre, the event features live music and a great atmosphere, where  independent drinks and food companies from across the region come together to offer an array of food and drink. The Boiler Shop Steamer October 2015 will take place on Friday, 2nd and Saturday, 3rd…

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