Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Patty & Bun

Is it all it’s cracked up to be? Eggslut, Notting Hill, London.

I am a big fan of the humble egg, with it being one of nature’s most versatile (fast) foods. You can do so many things with it to make a … Continue reading

Nov 17, 2019

Seitanic bites! Greazy Vegan, Cardiff city centre

Vegan food and fast/junk food are not generally seen as being particularly synonymous with each other. Yes there are veggie burgers of various degrees of competency (from quite nice to … Continue reading

Sep 2, 2018 · 3 Comments

Right up my “Bleecker” street? Bleecker Burger, Victoria, London.

  On my periodic trips on business to London I am often home late and passed the time when I feel like eating something substantial (as well as probably passed … Continue reading

Oct 1, 2017 · 11 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

The road to “burger” redemption – Patty & Bun, James Street, London.

After a particularly arduous meeting in London on business, I felt the need for something deeply dirty (no not that) on the food front before my train back home. On … Continue reading

Jan 17, 2016 · 9 Comments

Did it shake my burger world? Shake Shack, Cardiff – restaurant review

I was one of a few acting as a skeleton crew in work between Christmas and the New Year and to try and alleviate our misery we decided to give … Continue reading

Jan 10, 2016 · 20 Comments