Restaurants Yorkshire

Yorkshire Cafe review: Rowntree Park Reading Cafe, York
God bless Messrs Rowntree & Company for bequeathing to the city of York the lovely Rowntree Park, built in 1921 to commemorate the 200 staff who were killed or suffered during the WW1, with the aim of improving the life and well-being of their st...
19 July 2014
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Le Langhe, York
17 July 2014
1884 Dock Street Kitchen, Hull
10 June 2014

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B&B review: Shallowdale House , Ampleforth
Fancy a night or two being utterly ruined by two of the nicest, most entertaining people on the planet? You could do worse than book into Shallowdale House, which unlike its name will bring you deep joy. At first glance you might think you’ve ...
17 July 2014
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Grassington House Hotel, Grassington
11 June 2014
Alstonefield Manor, Alstonefield, Derbyshire
14 April 2014

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Summer News
Cabra Verde We were sorry to learn that Cabra Verde in York, the little tapas bar in Peter Lane had closed, but happy to hear they have amalgamated everything into their deli on Lendal. Now with more tables and evening opening you can enjoy a meat...
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Cooks at Carlton Towers
'Not a Cookery School', Development Director Elaine Lemm, corrects me: 'It's a School of Food' - the difference being that the courses at Carlton Towers offer far more than cookery lessons.
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Aubergine, quinoa, feta and fresh herbs
Ever wondered what to do with that quinoa lurking at the back of the cupboard. Here's a  recipe from Joan for a simple, summery supper making use of the nutritious grain.
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Yorkshire Crab & Lobster
Yorkshire is a county rich in natural resources.  We have brown crab, white pigs and red grouse. Our rhubarb and liquorice have unique histories. If you want to experience the best Wensleydale cheese, and the worst Denby Dale pie,  the finest Yorkshire pudding, we have it here.
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Squidbeak is where you will find independent reviews of the best restaurants in Yorkshire. We cover fine dining, Michelin starred restaurants as well as Yorkshire’s finest gastropubs, cafés and tearooms. In short we report on the best places to eat in Yorkshire. And if you want to know where to stay in Yorkshire we have the best boutique hotels, self-catering cottages, top quality B&Bs and guest accommodation. We have a new review of 1884 Dock Street Kitchen and Toast House in Ilkley. Our blog is loaded with foodie news. We have a report on the new cookery school at Carlton Towers and an aubergine and quinoa recipe from Joan Ransley our recipe writer. Enjoy.

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