Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Barfly On The Wall

Words by Julie Burchill I’m not a sentimental sort, but when Harry’s English Restaurant of Hove closed down a couple of years back after being my local for more than a decade, I felt as though a part of my hea...

Drink, Drink And Be Merry

It was ‘all aboard’ as Kirsten Holt leapt on the Brighton Food Festival Wine Tour bus… The day dawned bright and sunny and there was excitement in the air when we found a beautifully restored Routemaster glint...

Barfly

Julie Burchill finds herself pondering the good life on the terraces at Audio ‘He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.’ These wise words of Samuel Johnson, written in 1809, invaria...

Bagging a Great Meal

Peter James finds himself converted by conversions at the Jolly Poacher in Brighton In Barcelona recently an ebullient restaurateur said to me, ‘While you are in my restaurant, this is your home.’  It’s not th...

A Man of Many Colours

Boho Gelato offers hand made, artisan gelato as Daniel White found out I met Seb Cole on a fresh August morning at his Pool Valley shop Boho Gelato. Much like the gelato’s he sells, Seb is a man of many col...

Hot stuff at Crafty Chooks

Sam Harrington-Lowe went along to check out the chicken at this Hove rotisserie restaurant… Tell us about it… Crafty Chooks is a rotisserie-chicken centred restaurant in Hove. Opened in spring this year, th...

Fair Game

Sam Harrington-Lowe went along to Knepp Castle Estate to explore deerstalking and get the low down on the game food chain Stepping into what some might deem a more daring arena, this year’s Food Festival gala ...

Taj’s Tailored Tea and Cakes

Taj’s Tea Parlour is able to provide a bespoke service for wedding groups, hen parties and much more Taj's Tea Parlour is based in central Brighton, 17 Brighton Square BN1 to be exact. We provide a bespoke ...

Azure: revival of the East Side

Since opening in mid May, loads of exciting things have been happening down here in our little alternative spot on Brighton Beach. We have become a favourite for gatherings and celebrations of all kinds; bir...

The Absolute Wedding Guide

Traditionally a time for both weddings and proposals, beautiful autumn is upon us, and our thoughts turn to romance. To enjoy the party atmosphere and celebratory festivities, there is far more that goes int...

Fresh And Tasty Wins The Race

Waiting for a train in Brighton is going to become a lot more enjoyable with The Cyclist’s mix of quality food and drink What is The Cyclist? The Cyclist is a ‘refreshment room’, a tranquil, yet atmospheric e...