A hug in a 13th century mug.
21 Queen Street gets its mojo back 👑
Still one of the best in the business.
Last week Blackfriar’s Restaurant (NE1 4XN) was kind enough to invite me to one of their themed events – this time a “Food & Drink Matching” night aimed to help guests discover which combinations work best – and why so. Run by restaurant owner himself, Andy Hook, the format of these evenings is very relaxed and informal, so even those who aren’t experts should feel quite comfortable – though being a dedicated foodie helps – there’s some serious food and wine lovers in the room tonight!
Blackfriars sent me their events listings for this new year - and what a busy year it is! Apart from their great deal this coming restaurant week - check out the many eats and treats going on throughout this year: Burns Night (25 January, 7pm, £30pp) Join Blackfriars for a real ‘earthy’ Burns’ dinner and treat your taste buds to the culinary delights of Scottish inspired cuisine and whisky. Toast one of Scotland’s most famous poets at the restaurant’s hugely…