The Botanist, Newcastle Review

The Botanist, Newcastle Review

  • February 2, 2015

Ah,¬†it seems like only yesterday the Newcastle lost their collective minds at the opening of chain favourites,¬†Jamie’s Italian¬†and Carluccios¬†in town. We’re truly a bunch of magpies, as even though those¬†particular hype trains seem to have passed, it’s now onto the latest new and shiny thing this season, The Botanist (NE1 5AU).

Colman’s Fish and Chips

  • August 6, 2011

Believe the hype. Not too much to say about take away fish and chips from Colmans (Ocean Road, South Shields), other than, it was amazing. While ¬£5.90 is the most I‚Äôve ever paid for takeaway fish & chips - it was worth every penny. The portion size¬†emphasizes¬†quality over quantity, and it shows - fresh sustainably sourced and locally caught fish wrapped in super light and crispy batter. Chips with that perfect blend of fluffy inside and crispy outer layer didn‚Äôt…