Last week I visited the newly opened Cote, in Newcastle, and while sitting in the boutique-like restaurant my tastebuds were whisked away to the brasseries of Paris. Inspired by the relaxed, all-day dining of brasseries and bistros in Paris, Cote serves authentic French cuisine coupled with an intimate, laid-back atmosphere. With restaurants located all over the country, Cote already has…

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Calling all food lovers, there’s a brand new food festival coming to the North East and it’s set to take your tastebuds on a trip around the world. The inaugural Flavours and Beats, which will be held at Jarrow Hall, Church Bank, Jarrow, on Friday, November 24 and Saturday, November 25, is a new style of event that will bring…

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Food lovers rejoice, as Sunderland Restaurant Week returns to the city on Saturday 9th September until Sunday 17th September, giving independent cafes and restaurants around the city the opportunity to showcase some unique dishes and tantalising flavours. During this week foodies can indulge on special two and three course menus for £10 or £15, as well as daily £5 deals…

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Sunday dinners are a rarity for me (mainly because I don’t live with my parents anymore and my cooking skills are very limited). So, when I have the hankering for a proper Sunday lunch (you know the ones I’m talking about; ones with all the trimmings and homemade Yorkshire puds, followed by an indulgent dessert – oh yes) I have…

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Situated on Osborne Road, in the heart of Newcastle’s culinary core, Jesmond, Sohe is a foodie destination. A haven where stunning interiors fuses with exotic flavours to whisk you away to the Far East and beyond. With a all-new a la carte menu, I ventured through its door to see what Asian cuisine it has to offer… I’ve been to…

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