Author: orla

Eating Out, New York, Review

Eleven Madison Park

If you follow me on Twitter you’ll know I went to Eleven Madison Park when I was in New York last week. I started planning where I’d go for my “fancy” meal during the summer and I had my heart set on EMP. It wasn’t easy to get a table. The tables for November/December […]

Breakfast, Brunch, Recipes, Vegetarian

Shakshuka

Shakshuka is one of my favourite brunch dishes to make at home. It’s a baked egg dish with tomato and spices that originated in North Africa. I first had it in Fumbally a few years ago and their version had minced beef added to it. I ate around the eggs […]

Dublin, Eating Out, Lunch, Review

Fennel Restaurant

Following on from his late father’s success, chef Peter Clifford, author of Clifford & Sons (which is on my Christmas wish list) latest venture is Fennel in Drumcondra which opened earlier in the year. It’s located just off the Swords Road next to The Regency Hotel. Given the huge amount of […]

Eating Out, Review

Banyi Japanese

Banyi Japanese is located on Bedford Row in Temple bar. Honestly, I tend not to go to restaurants in Temple Bar that often because I see them as overpriced and a bit gimmicky. However, Banyi Japanese doesn’t fall into either of those categories. I’ve had sushi delivered from Banyi Japanese a handful […]

Lunch

The Delicious Food Company

I’ve been a fan of The Delicious Food Company for awhile now. I love the convenience of their products and knowing that I’m not getting mass produced food that lacks any sort of flavour. All their food is made in a kitchen and not a factory which is evident instantly by […]

Eating Out, Review

Beef & Lobster

The world is against me lately in regards to going for food and writing blog posts about them. First I went to the new BQR Marketplace, kitchen closed. Next, I went to Wishbone, closed. Then I went to Beef & Lobster last weekend arriving at 3.15 not realising they are closed […]

Eating Out, Review

Richmond Tuesday Tasting Menu

I was so intrigued by the Richmond Tasting Menu. Every week they post their Tuesday tasting menu on Facebook and everything always sounds divine. I’ve been dying to go for ages and finally got around to going this week. I had heard that the food was gorgeous and I wasn’t […]

Eating Out, Review

Tap House

In my quest to find the best tacos in Dublin I tried out Tap House in Ranelagh. Tap House had been recommended to me by Lily from Picado Mexican so I knew they were going to be good. I went on a Saturday afternoon and the place was dead. I […]