• Hampshire
  • Pura Vida, Waterlooville, Hampshire

    Pura vida, Waterlooville dessert, brownie

    Pura Vida in Waterlooville, was originally called the Yoga Cafe. It’s had a slight transformation, it used to look quite hippy-ish inside but now has a more clean, modern and bright look to it. At night it has twinkly lights on the ceiling and candles on the tables. We did visit when it was the […]

  • Hampshire
  • Simply Wholesome, Southsea, Portsmouth

    Simply Wholesome Southsea

    We missed so many lovely eateries during Lockdown and one of the last to open was another favourite of ours, Simply Wholesome in Southsea. Last but not least by any means.   This small and friendly vegan cafe is currently open on Thursday’s and Friday’s 11-2. It has a few tables – I’m not sure […]

  • Hampshire
  • The Monarch, Southsea: Portsmouth

    The Monarch

    Opening a new eatery is hard work at the best of times but in a pandemic? Yikes! Southsea’s new bistro, The Monarch certainly aren’t scared to put in the work and hats off to them! Taking over Restaurant 69, next to Farm Kitchen on Palmerston Road, The Monarch offers cocktails and food in what looks […]

  • Emsworth
  • Supporting Local Eateries in Lockdown: Portsmouth

    Supporting local portsmouth

    How is everyone coping in lockdown? We know it’s been tough, especially for small businesses who have been unable to trade as normal. There is light at the end of the tunnel and we hope everyone’s effort in supporting local businesses in Portsmouth and beyond, has been enough for them to fully re-open when the […]