Soliciting Flavours

Musings (more like rambling thoughts) of a Cardiff based lawyer obsessed with food and wine

Category Archives: Chilli

Nothing planned for lunchtime? – The Plan, Cardiff

The Plan has seemingly been around for nearly as long as I have been in Cardiff (a very long time indeed). Situated in one of Cardiff’s beautiful Victorian arcades it … Continue reading

Oct 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

Pronto pasta – Bramina, Cardiff City Centre

With the proliferation (some welcome, others not so much) of swanky new places to eat at lunch time in Cardiff, it is easy to forget the independent stalwarts of the … Continue reading

Jul 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

A woohoo or a boohoo Monday? Base + Barley, Cardiff.                         Update – closed November 2016.

Not many people like their jobs enough to actively look forward to a Monday. I personally experience times where I really enjoy my job and times when I loath it … Continue reading

Jun 19, 2016 · 7 Comments

Cocina Latina – Mi Tierra at Parc Deli, Victoria Park, Cardiff. UPDATE: they are no longer doing this Mexican nights.

Like a luchador (Mexican wrestler) from Lucha Libre, the Parc Deli (in Victoria Park, Cardiff) towards the end of each week (Thursday to Saturday evenings) sheds its daytime sandwich shop … Continue reading

May 29, 2016 · 2 Comments

Now that’s a real meal deal – the £4.95 lunch menu at the Chapel 1877 bar & restaurant.

I have previously taken a look at lunch at the Chapel 1877 bar & restaurant in Cardiff on the blog and was quite happy with what I got and the … Continue reading

Apr 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

A tale of two cities – eating out in Budapest

Mrs. SF and I tend to go away for the first week of December for our Anniversary. Mrs. SF likes Christmas markets and I like to stuff my face. We … Continue reading

Dec 13, 2015 · 2 Comments

Man versus Spam (who is top dog) – Hogwurst, Cardiff – restaurant review

I have a hate – hate relationship with Spam. This originates from my early school days when Spam fritters for lunch was dreaded by one and all. One of the … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · 2 Comments