Cardiff is getting its first Instagram cafe

Get your phone cameras at the ready because Cardiff is getting its first Instagram cafe. Kaya Kafe will open at the start of November on Roath’s City Road and promises hanging flowers, mood lighting and photo walls as well as a menu of edible flower-adorned Middle Eastern-British fusion food. The whole experience sounds like it… Continue reading Cardiff is getting its first Instagram cafe

The zero food hygiene rated restaurants, takeaways and other businesses in Wales

Twenty restaurants, takeaways, food stores and other businesses in Wales have been given a zero in their latest food hygiene inspections. Working on behalf of the Food Standards Agency, inspectors from local city and county councils regularly visit all the eateries and vendors selling food in their city, district or county and check that each… Continue reading The zero food hygiene rated restaurants, takeaways and other businesses in Wales

What happened when we took on Cardiff’s biggest breakfast challenge

I’m no stranger to a big breakfast. In fact, during my student days in Cardiff, a sizeable fry up was a standard part of recovery after maybe having one too many beers the night before. But nothing could have prepared me for what I faced at Ramon’s in Cathays this week, as I became the… Continue reading What happened when we took on Cardiff’s biggest breakfast challenge

Hang Fire Southern Kitchen in Barry announces shock closure blaming staff shortages

Award-winning barbecue restaurant Hang Fire Southern Kitchen is closing permanently, with ‘unbelievable sadness,’ say its owners. The Barry-based venue, owned by Samantha Evans and Shauna Guinn, was fully booked from the off, in 2016, taking more than 1,300 bookings in their first 24 hours of trading. But the doors to the popular spot are now… Continue reading Hang Fire Southern Kitchen in Barry announces shock closure blaming staff shortages