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Lunch at the refurbished Taproom

Following my last visit to The Taproom in St Ives, Cambridgeshire back in October 2022 the venue informed me that they have had a small refurbishment inside as well as a growing menu again. Obviously I had to check these changes out.

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In categories: Cambridgeshire Pubs & Restaurants, East Pubs & Restaurants, Pubs & Restaurants, The Taproom, St Ives

Belper House

One of the latest examples of a derelict building being brought back into use, time to enjoy a drink at Belper House micropub.

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In categories: Derbyshire Micropubs, East Midlands Micropubs, Micropubs

Lunch at Annie’s Burger Shack

Three years since my last visit (for a special breakfast event) I’m finally back at Annie’s Burger Shack in Derby to try out one of their burger dishes.

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In categories: Annie's Burger Shack, Derby, Derbyshire Pubs & Restaurants, East Midlands Pubs & Restaurants, Pubs & Restaurants

Trent Barton Allestree

With another weekend away in and around Derby approaching it gave me the perfect excuse to visit a city park, which in turn gave me the opportunity to take a ride on The Allestree.

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In categories: Transport

TryJanuary 2023 #5 – Nottinghamshire Micropub Picks (outside Nottingham)

Nottinghamshire is certainly a hotbed for micropubs with plenty of small watering holes located all over the county. From the many excellent micropubs that Nottinghamshire has to offer I’ve picked out a selection of my favourites.

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In categories: Dog & Parrot, Eastwood, East Midlands Micropubs, Micropubs, Nottinghamshire Micropubs, Town & City Guides