I've had an outrageous week food wise, with too many tasty outings to mention..... I'm SO FULL (and think I may be coming down with a cold 🙈)
Fancy a wee Monday night new review?
Or rather an updated review....I first reviewed Nanakusa over three years ago and thought it was about due for an update. Take a look here to see what I thought
Who's already been to LoopandScoop on great western road? I went last night and it was all kinds of lush.....I was flipping out over how good the snickers ice cream is
Great article in the telegraph today about the food scene in the westend - with a nice weekend mention of yours truly 😀😀😀😀
New review time!
Last week we went for a little off the cuff lunch at Partick Duck Club where we nearly had a foodgasm over a bowl of chips..... Check it out here
It's your last chance to nominate your favourite take away in this year's British Takeaway Awards - go get it done fast, there are so many fantastic places in Scotland to get behind
I'm so pleased to be involved today along with Marksandspencer in supporting the Macmillan Cancer Support World's biggest coffee morning. So this morning I made a bee line straight to m&s on Argyll Street to make my donation and enjoy for delicious coffee & cake....... I may have burnt my tongue on the mega hot latte 😂😂😂😂 #ad #coffeemorning
Did you know that this Friday is the MacMillan world's biggest coffee morning? I'm very proud and excited to have joined forces with Marks and Spencer in supporting this incredibly important charity.
So in light of this I'm sharing a bit more of a personal post over on the blog.... Plus how you can get involved and eat lots of delicious cake! 😜
Woohoo! We have a winner for our 'babs in Berlin competition.....annndddd because we had over 1000 entries we also picked out 2 additional winners who will receive a £50 & £20 Babs Glasgow voucher
Congratulations James Bendix who has won a trip to BERLIN!!!!
Ruth Conkey who won a £50 Babs voucher
And lastly Maria Blagoeva who has won a £20 Babs voucher
Do you want to get yourself a second entry in our Babs in Berlin competition? Of course you do! Cause who doesn't want to win Flights for two to Berlin from Glasgow, 2 nights accommodation in a city center location, a food tour of Berlin and some spending money?
Well to get your name in the hat for a second time all you have to do is follow myself & Babs Glasgow, like this posts and leave us a comment to let us know, and we'll pop your name in draw twice! Easy peesy!
Fantastic lunch yesterday at one of my favs Caprese - Don Costanzo
I have teamed up with the awesome team at Babs Glasgow to give away an amazing 2 night food lovers adventure to BERLIN!!!!!! Including - flights from Glasgow, 2 nights accommodation in a city center hotel, Berlin food tasting tour & spending money.
To enter you have to be following Babs Glasgow and pop over to http://www.gfgprizes.com to enter. And don't forget to leave us a comment telling us who you would take with you on this incredible food trip.
I have an incredible competition coming this weekend. Make sure you are following myself & Babs Glasgow to find out more tomorrow....I promise you do not want to miss it.
I'm super excited to be involved again championing Scotland's gorgeous takeaways in this years British Takeaway Awards awards - to celebrate I ordered a Just Eat UK order from my favourite take away HomeWok, who I have just nominated for the award. Who is it going to be Scotland? Get nominating your favourite take away here....
Fancy a little late night food review reading, then how about checking out my new review of Babs Glasgow - you'll laugh when you see why it's taken me so long to write a review of one of my favourite places....hint - I am VERY pedantic now about the images I use in blog posts 😂😂😂
Today was the first day of Babs Glasgow new brunch offering. I loved the menu, it's a wee bit different which I always enjoy. I decided to go for the baked eggs with Che Babs & nduja sausage which was fantastic.
New Review! Last weekend I went with my peeps to check out lebanese cafe Beirut star and was very surprised by what I found...check it out here
On Monday night I got to pop into Crossing The Rubicon for their new menu launch, and I have to tell you there are so many brilliant new additions..... including brisket pakora😍😍😍😍😍
I have just signed up to take part in the Scottish SPCAPound for Paws campaign this september - I would SO appreciate it if you could maybe see your way to making a small donation to this amazing charity to support me. It's super simple to do, just visit my justgive page below or text GFGX99 £5 or £10 to 70070
THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! XXXXXX
New Review!! Find out what I thought of lunch at @chaiwallahwest when I popped in for lunch
Weekend brunching at it's best at Singl-end
Who's been to try the new Route 66 menu at Six By Nico - I loved it! Especially the little corn dog bites on the snack plate.... Could eat a whole bowl of those suckers!
Who's been to try the newly opened Toni's Pizzeria West End - I popped in earlier this week for some take away, and I have to tell you it's a mighty fine pizza pie.
New Review! This time I popped in to check out WEST On The Green find out what I thought here...
Look at this bad boy! I've been telling Nic's NYC Deli & Donuts for months that they need to be selling cookies, so they made me this gloriously beautiful cookie stack which is going to take me about three days to eat 😂😂😂
No words need right?
The cookie jar waffle from the newly opened Coro The Chocolate Cafe on sauchiehall street
Why do I not visit WEST On The Green more often? I had a lovely Sunday lunch there yesterday. Great wiener schnitzel
When Nic's WEE Deli & Donuts make you your own special donut sandwich you know it's going to be a good day!
Such a lovely surprise yesterday from the ladies....tasted bloody delicious too. I LOVE the cookies they make on Fridays.
Did you know that I've been shortlisted as online influencer of the year at the first ever i-on magazine breakthrough awards. Voting closes on Monday, so if you had a wee second and fancied throwing your vote my way i'd be super chuffed 😘
I have a wee competition this week to win a table for 2 at Alston Bar & Beef meet the butcher event on the 25th July.
To enter all you have to do is follow Alston and like this post to be in with a chance of winning.
The competition will close at 5pm on Sunday 9th July with a winner being announced soon after
To get your name in the hat twice feel free to pop over to Twitter and enter there too.... It looks like it's going to be an amazing event!
Okay can we talk about this 100% choc latte from the new Hotel Chocolat cafe on Buchanan Street.... Made with 100% dark chocolate. It may be the best think I've ever drunk....I'm still thinking about it 2 days later 😍
I did end up popping into Innis & Gunn Beer Kitchen Ashton Lane yesterday for breakfast. I'm pretty sure this place is going to be a regular haunt for me 😊
Thinking about where to eat this weekend? Then you have to check out my new review of Innis & Gunn Beer Kitchen Ashton Lane I may even pop back in myself at some point this weekend for a bite to eat.😊
New Review! A few weeks ago I popped into Karma Sutra - find out what I thought here
Basically all I have eaten today is blogaversary cake - I feel ill but happy 😂😂😂😂
So you'll never believe it GFG is a big 4 today. Yip, that's right I have been blogging about food in the glorious city now for FOUR YEARS!
And I decided it was time for a cool new look over at my virtual home, so go have a wee gander and see what you think of the new look Glasgow Food Geek!
I like to think it's chic, modern and hip - just like me! 😂😂
Fantastic dinner last night at Porter & Rye....I just love their steaks, they are always perfectly smokey & charred
Who went to try out Babs Glasgow this weekend? I can't wait to go back hopefully some time this week for some de-lish chicken shish and that melt in the mouth burger😍
Fabulous brunch yesterday at Crossing The Rubicon - breakfast nan was all kinds of fantastic.....nan stuffed with bacon, sausage, eggs and tomato sauce 😍😍😍😍
I know I haven't really written up any reviews recently - life has been.......hectic?!?!?
But I'm back with a doozy - Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery which I visited last Sunday evening with MrG. The review is now live so go check it out
I'm wondering how plausible a birthday cake milkshake from @thecounteruk for breakfast would be? One of the best milkshakes I've ever had.
We all know they most important vote this week is for online influencer in i-on magazine first ever break through awards. And you'll never guess who's been short listed???
If you have a wee minutes and wanted to vote for me I'd be super chuffed 😝
Doughnuts for breakfast (and lunch!)
I've been shortlisted for online influencer of the year in i-on magazines Breakthrough Awards.
If you have 2 minutes and wanted to vote for me I wouldn't be mad at you 😝😂😝
Had a lovely visit to @marksandspencer at the fort to enjoy a de-lish afternoon tea, and to hear more about their #spenditwell campaign which aims to touch 1000 communities across the UK. Great to learn more about how they are getting involved with the groups in Easterhouse and bernardos and improve the lives of local people!
I'm pleased as punch to be involved in this campaign, it's right up my street. 😊😊😊 #ad
LORDY LORDY LORDY!!! finally got to try the bottomless brunch at @mcphabbsglasgow with @houseofherby - wowsers so much tasty food!!!