Posts Tagged ‘Weekend’

 By Mark Keane From the former premises of the Yes Equality Dun Laoghaire headquarters, comes an aspiring new cafe serving organic and fair-trade coffee, called Curious Monkey Coffee Co. It’s the brainchild of Evan and Carai, two food loving baristas who felt George’s Street in Dun Laoghaire could do with some of...

“To help you understand more about Le Petit Breton I will explain my own background. I was born and grew up in Brittany, France. My father was a chef & restaurateur and my mother grew all the fresh vegetables for the restaurant in the garden of our family home, in a sleepy fishing village in Finistère (‘end of the...

By Manon Gustave Sino Strbad and Zoe Hertelendi are owners of the recently opened restaurant Platform 61 on South William Street in the heart of Dublin City.  This Croatian duo have received rave-reviews on Menupages since opening. Platform 61 is an experience for any foodie looking for something new in...

My first food memory? I remember very vividly eating porridge every morning for essentially my entire childhood. EVERY morning… I must have enjoyed it because it was my first word after the usual “mama” and “dada.” I probably rebelled at some point but I enjoy a trip down memory lane with a bowl of Flahavans from...

By Manon Gustave These last weeks were full of events and twists. That’s why we decided to recap a few news stories that may have passed you by! Here is our Crisp news to take away:  A new recipe for a Cadbury’s chocolate bar of 90 years old The famous sweets brand decided to change its famous Fruit & Nuts’...

 By James Albert The winds of change are certainly upon us, as the stuttering Summer slipped into the brief Autumn. Some may be tempted to batten down the hatches and brace for a long cold Winter. We think there is still plenty on offer to make it worth braving the blustering wind and driving rain. As you make up your...

By Ernie Whalley Pacino’s, 18 Suffolk St, Dublin 2 “We spend 119.00, including wine and cocktails. It would have been reasonable value had my main and dessert been up to snuff.  I don’t want to be too disparaging though.  The electric athmosphere alone makes Pacino’s an enjoyable place to dine.  But there’s a...

By Manon Gustave Avoca is a paradise for food lovers, people looking for an original present or simply to offer themselves a tiny pleasure. A prosperity that just caught the attention of bigger company, seeing in Avoca a real potential and a necessity to expand it. The winner is Aramark, an american firm that employ...

Metropolis promises to be one of the event of the year. The 8 different arenas will welcome music lovers of all all corners of the country  for two nights in the Irish Capital. If you plan to dance to Jamie XX, Hot Chip, Mark Ronson, Chic feat Nile Rodgers or someone else,  no doubts you will need energy before of...

By Manon Gustave South Circular Road has always been a very active and attractive area for those who are looking for cosy and charming houses with a dynamic neighborhood. It is why Barry Fitzgerald and his girlfriend Claremarie Thomas decided to established their bistro soberly titled Bastible, on Leonard’s corner. All...