Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: early bird menu

Nice place for a nice plaice – Rick Stein’s, Porthleven, Cornwall – CLOSED

When it comes to the TV, Rick Stein is one of those people who is seemingly always doing one programme or another (Mexico is his next BBC jolly apparently). Unlike … Continue reading

Jun 18, 2017 · 5 Comments

Absolutely “Brill”- Kota, Porthleven, Cornwall

A week in Cornwall coincided with a 13th wedding anniversary for me and Mrs. SF (Mrs. SF said it feels more like 130 years – that is a good thing … Continue reading

Dec 11, 2016 · 5 Comments

“Curry in a hurry” – Spice Quarter, Cardiff City Centre

The demise (temporarily I hope) of Spiceberry (in my opinion one of Cardiff’s best Indian restaurants) and of Barbucci (at the top end of High Street – never went so … Continue reading

Dec 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

You can’t beat a bit of bully – Bully’s, Cardiff – restaurant review.

Regular readers of the blog will know one of my mission with the blog is to highlight what I see as the inequity of mark ups on wine applied by … Continue reading

Jul 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

“Steaking” a claim for the lunchtime crowd? Steak of the Art, Cardiff

Names based on play on words can be a bit of a double edged sword. Take this blog, I suspect that I have had a few visitors who thought my … Continue reading

Feb 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

All a bit bizarre at Zanzibar lounge bar & kitchen

If you were being kind you could argue that the menus at Zanzibar lounge bar & kitchen are reflective of the multi culture nature of the island of Zanzibar and … Continue reading

Jan 11, 2015 · 5 Comments