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We Like: Rio Brazilian Steakhouse, Durham

We Like: Rio Brazilian Steakhouse, Durham

Rio Brazilian Steakhouse has launched its fourth restaurant in Walkergate, Durham. The new restaurant adds to the group’s locations in Jesmond, Newcastle and Middlesbrough, and offers the full Brazilian steakhouse experience with a selection of meats – from rump, skirt, ...

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MasterChef semi-finalist cooks up a new role at Blackfriars

MasterChef semi-finalist cooks up a new role at Blackfriars

A former MasterChef semi-finalist has taken up the role of Cookery School head chef at Blackfriars in Newcastle. Anthony O’Shaughnessy has returned to his hometown to help people improve their cooking skills with weekday and weekend classes, private parties and corporate events at the ...

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Kleo Tabuku set to open Jesmond restaurant

Kleo Tabuku set to open Jesmond restaurant

Chef Kleo Tabuku is set to realise his long-held dream and launch his own restaurant in Jesmond. Council bosses have approved plans for the former Sale Pepe venue at St George’s Terrace to be turned into Lovage, a Mediterranean-style bistro. ...

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Blackbird flies high with new summer menu

Blackbird flies high with new summer menu

The Blackbird Inn has launched its summer menu, showcasing the tastes of the season and the skills which earned the Ponteland venue the Pub of the Year title at the North East England Tourism Awards. The new menu focuses on ...

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NE1 Newcastle Restaurant Week returns August 8-14

NE1 Newcastle Restaurant Week returns August 8-14

Hungry? We’ve got great news – NE1 Newcastle Restaurant Week is back August 8-14, serving up fantastic offers at scores of great destinations If the last couple of years have taught us anything, it’s to embrace the things that bring ...

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Ramsay’s kitchen daydreams at Khai Khai

Ramsay’s kitchen daydreams at Khai Khai

Generally making headlines for making life hell for kitchen teams worldwide, Gordon Ramsay couldn’t praise the crew at Khai Khai on Newcastle’s Quayside enough when he dropped by for dinner and a chat with the kitchen team recently. The great ...

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