etch. has been on our list of restaurants to try for a while. If you don't already know, etch. is Masterchef Champion (2013) Steven Edward's restaurant in Hove. A couple of good friends have rave reviewed it as somewhere to - "definitely experience". I think that these words were uttered to me some time back… Continue reading etch.
Last week, when I asked for coffee shop recommendations in a local Facebook Group in Haywards Heath, two places came up time and time again: Slake and Lindfield Coffee Works in Lindfield. Slake was also one of The (Parent) Hood's recommendations in their Six at 6pm. I haven't been to Lindfield for a long time,… Continue reading DOUBLE REVIEW: Slake & Lindfield Coffee Works
I ran a Facebook poll last week asking whether I should write up a guide to buggy friendly cafes or a guide about cafes with something for everyone. The margin was pretty slim and Something for Everyone narrowly won. These cafes are the places you can retreat to as a parent safe in the knowledge… Continue reading Cafes With Something for Everyone – Mid Sussex
Old Dave's Gourmet Burger Co in Eastbourne is a total find - it’s laid back, the food is delicious and it’s super family-friendly with something for everyone. We were in Eastbourne last Sunday for The Sooty Show. It was at a slightly awkward time given that we’re a 45 minute drive away and need to… Continue reading Old Dave’s Gourmet Burger Co.
A Long Love Affair There are four Ginger Restaurants across Brighton, Hove and Hassocks. The first opened over 20 years’ ago now. They're a classic must for anyone living in or visiting Sussex. We’ve been frequent diners at all 4 over the past 12, maybe even 13 years. We got engaged in the Gingerman in… Continue reading The Ginger Fox, Albourne
On a sunny day The Bull Inn in Henfield is every parents' (and dog owners') dream. The Garden & Play Area There’s a huge pub garden. It’s really beautiful and enclosed, best of all, there’s lots and lots of brilliant play equipment for children. The play area is more like an adventure playground: things to climb… Continue reading The Bull Inn, Henfield
We'd planned to go to The Set on a date night to try the Veganuary menu. A little way of warding off the January blues and celebrating surviving the first week back at school, work, life, post-Xmas. We didn't manage to find a babysitter but I've been itching to go so decided that as they… Continue reading Review: The Set