Chez Roux Restaurant at Rocpool Reserve – Inverness On a recent visit to Inverness, we decided to treat ourselves to dinner at Chez Roux Restaurant at Rocpool Reserve Hotel.  We booked a table for 8 although you do have to allow an additional half an hour for canapés (complimentary) and drinks before dining.  The entrance…

  The Mountain Café in Aviemore is so popular that customers queue down the stairs and out onto the street!    Have you not tried it yet? Until a few weeks ago, our answer to that question had always been  “Not Yet!” as we were always dashing north or south and never had time to stop. This trip was slightly different…

We were most excited when an invitation arrived in our inbox for a Gastro evening at The Dunstane to launch their new menus and to introduce their brand new chef Paul Hood. The Dunstane The Dunstane’s restaurant, Skerries was on our list to visit in 2015 so we were really keen to go along and…

The number of times we have sailed past the door of Suburban Pantry on the number 43 bus heading into town for something to eat is really quite embarrassing.  Each time we always look into the welcoming restaurant and remark that we really should pop in for dinner one night. A few weeks ago we were looking for somewhere special to…

What better task to do on a wet and windy March afternoon than update our “To Do” list.  Thankfully our list consists of lots and lots of lovely restaurants to visit.  This year is hopefully going to be an exciting one for us with lots of changes and hopefully a wee bit more relaxation time! We are so lucky…

On a recent visit to Glasgow for the Speciality Food Show we decided to pay a visit to Alston Bar & Beef to sample the best steak and gin (according to their website).  By coincidence, it was located in Glasgow Central Train Station about 5 minutes walk from the hotel we were staying in –…