A Mauritian brunch at Lakaz Maman

A Mauritian brunch at Lakaz Maman

If you’re looking for brunch with a difference in Southampton, head over to Lakaz Maman.

It’s the first restaurant from¬†Shelina Permalloo, who won MasterChef UK in 2012, and it now has a breakfast menu that will transport you to the streets of Mauritius.

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New Hoxton Bakehouse launches in Winchester

New Hoxton Bakehouse launches in Winchester

Here’s a look around the newest breakfast spot and bakery to open in Winchester.

It’s a cafe version of the Hoxton Bakehouse, a bakery in Southampton. It’s so popular that people queue up on a Saturday morning to bag themselves the tastiest loaves in town! Continue reading “New Hoxton Bakehouse launches in Winchester”

Southampton gets stylish with the launch of All Bar One

Southampton gets stylish with the launch of All Bar One

It’s been a busy week. The next wave of restaurants and bars opened at Southampton’s new Westquay building.

All Bar One celebrated its launch with a VIP party which showcased its menu and cocktails. I was lucky to receive an invite to see what this new hot spot has to offer.

These openings are a welcome break from the usual tedium of January, there’s nothing like sipping cocktails while laughing with friends to keep the nip of winter away.¬† Continue reading “Southampton gets stylish with the launch of All Bar One”

Autumn discoveries & Happy Halloween 2016

Autumn discoveries & Happy Halloween 2016

Autumnal weekends rock. Reds and oranges, indicative of the change of season, transform woodland in to fiery landscapes that are picture perfect. Not only do the warm colours look beautiful but the crisp crunches and rustling of  fallen leaves provide the soundtrack to the season. It is one of my favourite times of year.

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