Category Archives: pubs

Fagan’s, Broad Lane

The wonder of Fagan’s is, quite simply, portion size.  Food here is big: “D’ya think we’ll fit 3 plates on this table?” “Dunno…they’re pretty big…” “What’s the pie like?” “Big”. Me: “Does the steak come with chips?” Tom (landlord): “No…it … Continue reading

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The Milestone cook book

The Milestone release their first ever cook book, First Catch Your Pig, this week – it’s a collection of recipes from the gastro-pub and the restaurant (which are now merged together into one menu) and it sounds like pre-orders have … Continue reading

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Sheffield Food Network

I stumbled across the Sheffield Food Network a while ago, which describes itself as being “everything and anything to do with sustainable food and drink in Sheffield”.  It’s a map of Sheffield that pinpoints sustainable food outlets, sites for foraging, … Continue reading

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Local ales in the news

Sheffield has a growing reputation as a centre for real ale, and has been described as Britain’s real ale capital by Sheffield council leader, Paul Scriven.  With the Kelham Island Tavern holding the title of CAMRA’s National Pub of the … Continue reading

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