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Anniversary Dinner at Manchester House

To mark our fifth wedding anniversary and to make the most of the opportunity to have some quality time as a couple, before the arrival of baby number two, we went for a date night and dinner at Manchester House recently. We’ve been before, when Aidan Byrne was the Head Chef and he was going for his Michelin star and so we were intrigued to see how the food was shaping-up under new Head Chef Nathaniel Tofan…

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Frickin’ Hell Mann Burger at Almost Famous

I’ve not written a foodie post in a while, so this one will knock your socks off! Like burgers? Like Mac n’ Cheese? Yeh I thought so! Well you will be drooling at the limited edition Frickin’ Hell Mann Burger that was recently available at Almost Famous. It was pure bliss!

Basically, the awesome household name (and sauce) Hellmann’s teamed up with the wicked burger joint Almost Famous, to bring a limited edition burger that showcased two of their delectable sauces. Obviously anything with a mac n’ cheese “skirt” is just fine by me! The hubby and I happily devoured one each (though it nearly defeated me), one lunch time last week…Continue reading

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A celebratory dinner at James Martin Manchester

My folks hadn’t been up to visit for a while, so when they did we decided to have a celebratory dinner at the new James Martin Manchester restaurant. We were celebrating them selling a house and having an offer accepted on a new one and the same for us!

We’d been wanting to pay a visit to the new restaurant at Manchester 235 since it opened, so what better excuse! We opted for a Sunday evening which was nice as the restaurant had atmosphere, but wasn’t too busy. You reach the restaurant by walking through the casino floor and into it’s own dedicated area, which houses plenty of tables, booths, a grand piano and the ‘Meat Market’.Continue reading