For a decent, straightforward sort of hotel style Sunday lunch that is good value

The Countryman Pub


The Countryman pub with carvery on Sundays. Located in Bolam village near West Auckland.

For a decent, straightforward sort of hotel style...

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Sandwich Shop In Barnard Castle

Oliver Twists Sandwich Shop


I have bought my sandwiches here periodically for over ten years and still go when I'm in the mood for a fresh lunch.

This sandwich shop is...

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Service Station on A66 near Scotch Corner



Home made quiche and salad, home made chips too from this road side cafe! Its a tea room but can seat lots of people and serve them fast with...

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Hot Sauce That Smashes Tabasco Sauce



I really enjoy Tabasco sauce. You can add it to - in my mind - anything. But Ive just discovered this: Cholula.

It comes in a bigger...

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French Restaurant in Richmond, North Yorkshire



Ive been here before but it was not a French restaurant, it was a typical low standard cafe. Now a lovely French Restaurant called -...

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Burger King Teesside Park

Burger King


Just away from the crowd on Teesside Park on the same strip of buildings that holds the All You Can Eat Chinese Restaurant and Movie...

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Snow tyres, winter tyres

Hankook Tyres


Snow tyres, winter tyres?  More and more people are fitting them. I do now fit winter tyres to any in-use vehicles each year and...

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Motorway Service Station near Stockton on A19

Ron Perry


A great greasy spoon on the a19 between Stockton-on-Tees and Peterlee.

Ive never pulled in here - its cheap, cheerful, homely and...

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Traditional Dinner, Pie and Chips in Darlington

Tayloys Pies


Taylors Pies are well respected in these parts. Now you can eat them with chips or veg in their own cafe on the industrial estate right next door...

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Fish and Chip Shop near Darlington

Something Fishie


Fresh fish daily to this chip shop not frozen, a friendly welcome and chat over be counter with he owner and his wife. A credit to the owner of...

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