Bardolino, Marco Pierre White’s Pizzeria, Bellini and Espresso bar located in the Cube, focuses on authentic, affordable Italian dining. The restaurant takes its name from the town of Marco’s mother’s birthplace who passed away when the chef was just six years old. I recently won a competition for a free meal at Bardolino and couldn’t believe my luck when I was then invited down to learn the secrets behind creating a deliciously hand-stretched pizza. Bardonlino’s… View Post

The family run business, Wrap Lab, is a fresh and healthy fast food concept located in the Great Western Arcade. Having spotted a gap in the market for a health focused fast food eatery, the Gupta family called upon the wisdom of award-winning chef, Steve Love, to create unique flavoured wraps with freshly prepared, locally sourced ingredients. Decorated to look like a school laboratory, the Gupta family even serve you… View Post

Bardolino is an Italian casual dining restaurant chain owned by Marco Pierre White. Located in the Cube next to the Mailbox, the restaurant takes its name from the town of Marco’s mother’s birthplace who passed away when the chef was just six years old. I was lucky enough to win a free pizza and dragged a friend along to see what this relatively new restaurant was all about. Surprisingly, the entrance was inconspicuous; it… View Post

Brunch has got to be the best meal of the day. But when it comes to it, I rarely venture out of the little bubble that is Harborne with establishments such as the Plough, Boo Boo coffee and Boston Tea Party right on my doorstep. This time however, my friends and I decided to venture out to Moseley, upon receiving a recommendation about Lewis’s. Lewis’s is hardly a secret for… View Post

If there’s one thing that Birmingham excels at, it has to be Indian food. This new Indian fine dining restaurant, Varanasi, has claimed the title of the biggest restaurant in Birmingham seating over 500 covers with renovation costs of over £4 million. I was invited along to the launch event  to see what this establishment had to offer. I’ll be honest, I was skeptical of Varanasi’s Broad street location at first… View Post