Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: lobster

A “dining” room with a view – Mirador de Ulia, Donostia San Sebastián, Spain

For food and wine lover like myself and Mrs. SF, Donostia San Sebastián has pretty much the full package. Whilst the fabulous pintxos bars are the main draw for me … Continue reading

Jul 22, 2018 · 3 Comments

A real catch or one to throw back? Seafood Shack, Cardiff. UPDATE – closed until further notice due to a “cyber attack”!? – 30/12/2017

UPDATE : The plot thickens as to the closure of this place based on a recent (17/1/18) BBC article. Despite being on the coast, Cardiff is surprisingly bereft of places specialising … Continue reading

Jul 9, 2017 · 4 Comments

A wine lover’s paradise – Rekondo, Donostia San Sebastian

Donostia San Sebastian really has it all. Great beaches, fantastic food and lovely (food obsessed) people (oh and oodles of shoe shops – if that is your thing). It is … Continue reading

Nov 22, 2015 · 7 Comments

Back on the pintxos – dining on the hoof (well trotter actually) in Donostia San Sebastian

As readers of the blog will know I have an enduring love of Pais Vasco (the Basque Country) and, in particular, Donostia San Sebastian (foodie heaven on earth if there … Continue reading

Nov 15, 2015 · 7 Comments

What a “Jerk”! Jerkit Jamaican Street Food, Cardiff – takeaway review Update May 2016 Update November 2016- closed till further notice it seems 😕

Update – May 2016 Jerkit is now a fully licensed sit down restaurant and take away rather than just a take away. Original post No l am not being abusive, … Continue reading

Aug 9, 2015 · 3 Comments

Affordable luxury (if you go for the lobster) – Burger and Lobster, Cardiff UPDATED JULY 2015, UPDATED May 2016, UPDATED July 2016

July 2016 update Seems B&L are to close this site in Cardiff. Shame that, as always enjoyed their lobster. Can’t say they didn’t try everything with multiple menu changes, but … Continue reading

Jan 4, 2015 · 11 Comments