Jayne Robinson

Manchester pro. Often hungover. @missjaynelouise

Rosylee Tea Rooms - Restaurant Bar Review

Rosylee Tea Rooms - Restaurant Bar Review

The last few weeks have seen our Twitter and Instagram feeds peppered by teasing images of afternoon tea, delectable cakes and delicious looking cocktails served against a backdrop of black and white tiling, trailing ivy and crisp marble table tops. So after giving the new Rosylee Tea Rooms a few weeks…

San Carlo Announces Details of Selfridges Restaurant

San Carlo Announces Details of Selfridges Restaurant

San Carlo has confirmed plans to expand their empire with the opening of two new venues inside Selfridges Exchange Square.  Adding to their two existing Manchester venues (San Carlo and San Carlo Cicchetti on King Street West), the family run dining group will launch a new restaurant bar anda…

San Carlo Announces Details of Selfridges Restaurant

San Carlo Announces Details of Selfridges Restaurant

  San Carlo has confirmed plans to expand their empire with the opening of two new venues inside Selfridges Exchange Square.  Adding to their two existing Manchester venues (San Carlo and San Carlo Cicchetti on King Street West), the family run dining group will launch a new restaurantbar…

Manchester Hero: Captain Manchester

Manchester Hero: Captain Manchester

A Manchester Hero in the truest sense of the word, this masked avenger is currently working his way around the city paying off parking tickets, handing out balloons, feeding the homeless and generally making people's days better. His missus doesn't know. Follow him on Twitter @captain_mcr to keep track…

DesignMyNight meets… Kosmonaut

DesignMyNight meets… Kosmonaut

Manchester Food and Drink Festival is right around the corner, culminating as always in the annual MFDF Awards. As sponsors of this year's Bar of the Year award, DesignMyNight caught up with all of the award nominees to find out why they should get your vote. Next up is Northern Quarter cocktail…

Kosmonaut Manchester - Cocktail Bar Review

Kosmonaut Manchester - Cocktail Bar Review

It's hard to believe that only a year has passed since Kosmonaut launched. In that short time this Brooklyn inspired Northern Quarter cocktail bar has not only tripled in size but evolved in character, from intimate speakeasy to self assured multi room bar, diner and club(ish) with its own distinct personality…

Winter Street Food and Carols at Lock 91

Winter Street Food and Carols at Lock 91

Winter is fast approaching, and with it the chance to dig out your best festive jumpers, wrap up warm, and indulge in some hearty food and drink.  Cosy Manchester bar Lock 91 is bringing the festive cheer early this year, with a series of winter street food parties on their canal side terrace…

DesignMyNight meets… Liquorice

DesignMyNight meets… Liquorice

"No two visits are ever the same" Manchester Food and Drink Festival is right around the corner, culminating as always in the annual MFDF Awards. As sponsors of this year's Bar of the Year award, DesignMyNight caught up with all of the award nominees to find out why they should get your vote. Firstup…

New MediaCity Gastro Pub

New MediaCity Gastro Pub

The Dockyard is the latest venture from Steve Pilling and the team behind Damson Media City. As MediaCity's first traditional pub, The Dockyard will provide a cosy pub atmosphere with keg and cask ales, pale ales, beers and ciders, as well as a great wine selection curated by Wine connoisseur Pilling…

Manchester House - Restaurant Bar Review

Manchester House - Restaurant Bar Review

It's been a long time coming, but Living Ventures' flagship restaurant and bar Manchester House has finally opened its doors. With North West super chef Aiden Byrne at the helm, this much anticipated fine dining emporium is being lauded as a serious contender for Manchester's first Michelin star…

Yorkshire Pudding Sandwiches at The Wharf

Yorkshire Pudding Sandwiches at The Wharf

Come to Momma. Everybody knows that the best bits of a Sunday Roast are the meat, the gravy, and the Yorkshire Puds. So I was delighted to discover on a recent trip to The Wharf in Castlefield that you can now get all of these bits in one handy sandwich. Yes, SANDWICH.  Bread? Pfft. So passe…

Zombie Invasion Hits Oxford Road

Zombie Invasion Hits Oxford Road

Opening on September 11th in the space formerly occupied by The Attic, this new tiki cocktail bar is bringing a shack-load of rum fuelled fun to the Oxford Road bar scene. Ascend the bamboo clad staircase next door to the Thirsty Scholar and enter into a world of tiki mayhem with Polynesian themed decor…