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The Schoolrooms, Bradfield

I headed up to Bradfield Farmers Market on Saturday afternoon with a friend but I think we left it a bit late.  By the time we got there (1.45), stalls were already clearing up and many were looking low on … Continue reading

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Tasting menu at the Wig and Pen

A couple of weeks ago I was invited down to try the Wig and Pen‘s new tasting menu on Campo Lane, just behind Sheffield Cathedral.  The Wig and Pen closed in its previous incarnation last November and re-opened under the … Continue reading

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Zerboni Taste, Ecclesall Road

We were in search of a good brunch this weekend, and I’m pleased to report we found it here.  Zerboni Taste is a Italian cafe a bistro on Ecclesall Road just down from the Hunters Bar roundabout and a short … Continue reading

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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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Yama Sushi, London Road

For those that don’t know the area, London Road is perhaps Sheffield’s most diverse and interesting area for eating out.  You can sample Mexican, Thai, Vietnamese, Turkish, Chinese, Indian, Japanese and no doubt more that I haven’t mentioned here.  It’s … Continue reading

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Forge Dam Cafe

Spot the difference – apart from the obvious roof, part of the £80,000 that the popular and long-running cafe in the Porter Valley has recently undergone: The eagle eyed amongst you may spot that along with the new roof, the … Continue reading

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Amigos Mexican kitchen, London Road

I finally got round to visiting this place today, after meaning to go for months.  I went to Mexico about 10 years ago to teach English for a summer, and did some travelling – and plenty of eating – whilst … Continue reading

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