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Food

Koo, Chesterfield REVIEW

Koo is a friendly, neighbourhood café at the top end of Chatsworth Road, Brampton. It’s beautifully decorated, they serve great coffee and have a really nice breakfast and lunch menu. I used to come to Koo all the time when my daughter was little. The food and coffee was fabulous, they were always really friendly […]

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Drink Food Local businesses

Stretton Hall Farm Shop

Stretton Hall Farm Shop, not far from Clay Cross, is a real hidden gem. In addition to a good range of fresh farm produce, they have a banging cake counter and whip up the best coffees. There’s also some lovely seating to enjoy a coffee and cake (or sausage roll and beer). Stretton Hall Farm […]

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Events

The Laura & Becky Show Autumn Event at The Tickled Trout

[AD – PR invite] Last week I felt very lucky to be invited to an autumn event for The Laura & Becky Show, held in the private dining room at The Tickled Trout in Barlow in between Chesterfield and Sheffield. It was an incredible evening so worthy of a spot on the blog – both […]

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Food

Breakfast at Nourish, Belper REVIEW

When I lived in Belper, Nourish was one of my favourite haunts. I was a fairly frequent diner at their stylish, comfortable bistro although had never been during the day, or indeed at all since moving away about seven years ago. It’s still run by the same team, and over the summer they celebrated their […]

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Food

Fill In Kitchen, Derby REVIEW

[AD – PR invite] Fill In Kitchen is a brand new, pop-up street food venue in Derby city centre serving up the most incredible food. Think perfect chicken katsu, Neapolitan pizzas and Mughlai cuisine from the streets of old Delhi. It’s a really interesting concept of upcycling empty venues (in this case the old Zizzi’s) […]

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Food

Colemans Deli, Hathersage REVIEW

Post by guest writer, Charlotte A Taylor, follow her on Instagram Hathersage is firmly establishing itself as a foodie base for the Peaks. It’s on the way to north Derbyshire’s most stunning locations so makes a perfect pit-stop for a pre-walk coffee and breakfast, or equally lunch after a morning hike. In the heart of […]

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Food

Sin Carne Cantina, Matlock Bath REVIEW

Sin Carne Cantina is a vegan Latin American-inspired café restaurant in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire. It’s located just off the main drag in Matlock Bath. However, it’s a little set back from the road, easily missed unless you are looking for it. Find it by heading towards the iconic Fishpond pub and it’s a few doors […]

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Food

15 October Offers at Fabulous Independents

Who doesn’t like a deal?! These aren’t necessarily the cheapest places in Derbyshire, but these are amazing deals at some of the loveliest independent places. A perfect excuse to try somewhere new using these October offers. All information provided in good faith. However, please do double check details directly with the restaurant, I’ve always tried […]

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Local businesses

Derbyshire’s Finest Independent Bookshops

Just in time for National Bookshop Day on Saturday 1st October, check out our hand-picked list of the best independent bookshops Derbyshire has to offer There is something so peaceful about setting foot in a bookshop that makes it a place you’re happy to while away time. Screens hold such a special part of our […]

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Christmas Days out

Christmas Events in Derby and Derbyshire 2022

I’ve rounded up some spectacularly seasonal Christmas events in Derbyshire. From South Derbyshire to the very north of Derbyshire, via the Peak District and Derby city centre, here’s my carefully curated guide to the best festive things to do in Derbyshire in 2022. Most events are family friendly but there’s also plenty for couples and […]