Category Archives: Foodie and Travel

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Bottoms Up


Not quite time for food yet, but it’s always a good time for real beer. Getting a load of the home brews at The Rock Bottom Bar at King of Prussia.That’s a pretty cool name for a town in Pennsylvania. … Continue reading

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Grumpy Chef


Quick lunchtime jolly to Ayr today, ostensably to kick off the winter blues and grab some welcome rays from the sun by walking along the shoreline. Weird kind of weather on show. My camera failed to show the true picture; … Continue reading

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When the Moon Hits your Eye like a big Pizza Pie, thats a Supermoon


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Saffy’s Bistro, Ayr


  5/5 Excellent Determined to eat somewhere a bit more upmarket than the local cheap and cheerful pub around the corner, we subtly steered our group towards Saffy’s across from the Ramada Hotel in Ayr.  You’ve got to hand it … Continue reading

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Old Loans Inn, Troon, Ayrshire


4/5 Excellent. More costly than some. The Old Loans Inn is an 18th century coaching inn according to the official blurb. We managed to peruse the early bird deal menu on the website prior to arrival, but the a la … Continue reading

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Tony Macaroni in Glasgow. Loopy Name Lovely Grub


4/5 Superb value for money informal dining. If you could choose any place in Glasgow’s West End for lunch I bet you wouldn’t dream of setting foot in an Italian joint calling itself  Tony Macaroni. Call me a sceptic, but … Continue reading

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Cranachan and prosecco


5/5 A Princes Square Mall favourite! Arrived in Glasgow on friday morning having skipped breakfast, so headed straight to Cranachan to fill that gap with class. It’s in the swish Princes Square Mall where the hoi polloi wander the expensive … Continue reading

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