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Promenade Restaurant – Stamford Grand, Glenelg

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It’s probably not unfair to say that the Promenade Restaurant, located within the Stamford Grand at Glenelg, has seen better times. It was once a shining diamond of ‘the bay’ but times have moved on, and it seems the Promenade hadn’t quite kept up. However, changes are a-foot. There are new people in charge across the board, and some firm ...

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The Holdy – Lets Get Nauti!

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Whats a pirates favourite letter? Just as a digression for a moment, its funny how whenever you think about sea/water/sailing/boating puns or jokes, pirates always seem to get in the mix. This could just be me though….

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The Food Truck Movement

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If you like good food, good drinks, in a relaxed and chilled outdoor venue that caters well for children, including DJ’s and live music – then you need look no further than the Food Truck Movement.

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Level One – Electra House 

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Level 1 at Electra House is the reboot of their initial restaurant, the award winning Olea. This has been the case for about a year now, however it has gone through a futher refinement of the concept. With a new chef on board, Jamie Kang, there has been a marked shift in the current menu from the Greek inspired Olea. ...

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Wurst and Stein

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Sometimes things can be hiding right there in plain sight, sitting almost literally underneath your nose, yet you continue to not see it is there. Its not like I don’t go out of my way to look for things either – keeping my eye’s open for anything new and interesting to check out is just what I do. And yet ...

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Uraidla Hotel

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I just love a good pub. There is nothing quite like that welcoming, warm embrace that envelops your soul as you walk into a good pub. Your spirits are lifted, your heart is eased and for a while any issues you have are checked at the door. What I am talking about is worlds away from the finely crafted, vast, ...

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Miss Perez 

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​Being a hills dweller I have been well aware of Miss Perez plying their trade in Stirling, however it was only just now that I arranged to venture through their doors. I now regret that I hadn’t done this sooner…. 

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Highway Hotel – Mushroom Month 2016

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Mushroom Month has returned to the Highway for its sixth year. Kicking off from the 1st of July, they are offering up a veritable haven for lovers of fungi. Swiss brown, king brown, porcini, shemeji, enoki, oyster – all doing there bit and bringing their distinctive flavours, form and texture to the 5 dishes on offer.

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