New Caribbean restaurants in Glasgow

Fire in Babylon: a kitchen with roots.

Zoinks!Two new restaurants have just opened in Glasgow and neither are burger bars. Hallelujah and pass the jerk sauce.On Hope Street, Fire in Babylon is all about West Indian food, music and culture.A short stroll away, Sugar Dumplin' in Princes Square bills itself as a Caribbean barbecue and bar.Fire in Babylon has been running a pop-up kitchen and gigs in Glasgow for a couple of years now.We think we are right in saying … [Read more...]

Hilarious restaurant reviews that made us laugh

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We love reading the reviews of our 5pm restaurants, especially when there's a funny anecdote. Here's some of the reviews that made us laugh.Barny "The deep fried pickles almost caused a barny at the table, they are a revelation." Pineapple on a bun "Ordered summerburger, when it arrived my friend and I looked at the plates which were nicely presented, ie bun with salad and pineapple (no burger) felt stupid asking waitress, where the … [Read more...]

The Street bar to open street art gallery

Cleo Rocos: knows her tequila.

The Street bar, on Edinburgh's Picardy Place, is opening a gallery showcasing famous street artists.From the 1st of May, The Street bar is set to sell original works by world-class artists, such as Keith Haring, Banksy, New York’s Shepard Fairey and even pop art legend Roy Lichtenstein, through its Street Art Gallery on the premises. Bansky and beer If you have ever wanted to buy a Bansky with your beer - now's your chance. And if you fancy … [Read more...]