Free burgers and shakes at Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe to cheer up Blue Monday with free stuff! Hard Rock Cafe in Glasgow and Edinburgh are set to save the day this coming ‘Blue Monday’ (20th January 2020) by offering the first 100 people a FREE burger at the iconic Glasgow venue. Their sister venue, Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh are also joining…

Where to celebrate Burns Night in Glasgow

Celebrate the birthday Rabbie Burns in Glasgow Each year, at the end of January, Glasgow parties to celebrate late, great poet, Robert Burns.  Expect to experience haggis, neeps and tatties and drams of whisky. Maybe a ceilidh dance The Ivy Buchanan Street toasts the Bard with limited-edition menu items for Burns Night The Ivy Buchanan…

NYC Bar & Grill, 185 Hope Street, Glasgow

2-4-1 Burgers at NYC Bar & Grill Its a horrible day and there’s 2-4-1 burgers on offer, well there’s only one thing for it.  Carbs for lunch!  NYC Bar & Grill on Hope Street has been here for a while and are generally known for their chicken wings.  Both myself and The Colonel agree that…

A Modern Burns Supper by Barry Bryson at Waitrose in Milngavie

Waitrose puts top Scottish chef on the Burns Supper menu in Milngavie One of Scotland’s leading private events chefs has teamed up with Waitrose and WeFiFo to offer Milngavie foodies a fresh twist on the traditional Burns Supper. Cater Edinburgh’s Barry Bryson has been handpicked by Waitrose pop up collaborators, WeFiFo, to host a special…

Ka Pao Glasgow opens for bookings

Ka Pao Glasgow Menu and booking link Ka Pao – the new sister restaurant and bar to Ox and Finch – is now open for bookings. The menu for Ka Pao  is also listed below.  The messy prawns were a fave of ours at the pop up so glad to see them on the menu….

News: Demijohn to close Byres Road branch

Demijohn to re-locate to York   Demijohn is to close its Byres Road branch and re-locating its main retail base to York, and concentrating its retail, mail order, concession and wholesale business from this new larger base. The company say they will be creating a  new Demijohn Club, where customers will enjoy exclusive evening events…

Glasgow Bartender’s Ball

Bartending’ Bash And Awards Ceremony Monday 20th January sees the first-ever Bartender’s Ball and industry awards.  The Bartender’s Ball will also play host to the inaugural Glasgow Bar Awards which aim to recognise the talents of the city’s top bartenders from the best bars, hotels and restaurants.  Six categories will be announced on the night…

The Chimney Cake Corporation, Glasgow

We first tried them on holiday in Sighisoara, Romania many years ago in 2008,  So when we heard that there was a shop selling chimney cakes in Glasgow, we had to visit. Menu The Chimney Corporation sell both sweet and savoury chimneys with plenty of toppings for each.  We had just finished a savoury lunch…

Asian Breakfast, Glasgow

Southside brunch at Asian Breakfast It’s Sunday, we’re hungry and where to go that’s different?  How about Asian Breakfast? Southside brunch with a difference? We have no idea what is on offer but it looks interesting from the outside, so in we went. Brightly lit inside, a couple of tables were occupied.  We picked a…

Second site for Ox and Finch operators

Finnieston faves get approval for a city-centre site Hot on the heels of news of Ox and Finch’s spin-off Ka Pao permanent home in the West End is the news of approval for a city Centre site. The B-listed premises at 68 Miller Street has had an application for the development of a new restaurant…