Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: lunch

Chocolate orange is not the only sandwich – seven places in Cardiff City Centre to get a proper sarnie

The somewhat unusual title (I know I have form for this) to this post (a bastardisation of “Orange is not the only fruit“) refers to fact that the press were … Continue reading

Apr 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

“Is that really a pie I spy?” – The Bush,St. Hilary, Vale of Glamorgan.

Today (12th March) is the last day of British Pie week and a pie related post seemed in order. I am rather partial to a good pie and a Sunday … Continue reading

Mar 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

¿Craving real Spanish food? Here’s how to get cured! Curado Bar, Cardiff, City Centre – Updated

Update : I have just been told by the people at Curado Bar that they will, from early March, be opening on Sundays. That is excellent new. I have an enduring … Continue reading

Feb 19, 2017 · 7 Comments

“Proper dog”  – a doggy friendly week in Porthleven, Southern Cornwall.

With a rather depressing January out the way, your main (Summer) holiday may be sorted but what about a UK break either side of the Summer?  At this time of … Continue reading

Feb 12, 2017 · 5 Comments

Dinner’s in the Dog – Lee Skeet pop up at BrewDog, Cardiff City Centre. 

The title to this post does not allude to the all to common occurrence of me being in Mrs. SF’s bad books, but rather to the perhaps surprising (at least … Continue reading

Jan 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Marvelous moules or a load of old boules? The Hashery, Cardiff. UPDATE: Closed April 2018

Belgium is famous for a number of things eating wise (think waffles and french fries to name but two on the food front). When it comes to booze, it is … Continue reading

Jan 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

In the market for a meat free lunch? Clancy’s Vegetarian Emporium and Milgi Market in Cardiff Market.

We all make (and have probably already broken) New Year’s Resolutions at this time of year. I am too long in the tooth and too tight-fisted to waste my energy … Continue reading

Jan 15, 2017 · 3 Comments

The King of Cardiff Burgers or a bit of a donkey? Kongs, Cardiff . UDPATE : Burger Theory no longer at Kongs

My “Best of 2016” post suggested that during 2016 I was not overly impressed by the burgers I ate in Cardiff (not many, if truth be told), but working the graveyard shift … Continue reading

Jan 8, 2017 · 10 Comments

My best soliciting (Flavours) of 2016 

Firstly Happy New Year – hope you are not nursing too much of a monster hangover. Well 2016 was a funny old year wasn’t it – who’d have thought a … Continue reading

Jan 1, 2017 · 3 Comments

Vive le choix, vive le hamburgé- Big Fernand, The French Burger Bistro, London UPDATE: Closed.

First off Happy Christmas to everyone of my readers- I hope you are having a food and booze filled break (if celebrating).  Anyhow onto the matter in hand, in my … Continue reading

Dec 26, 2016 · 2 Comments