• Portsmouth
  • Bistro Montparnasse, Southsea

    blueberry cheesecake, Bistro Montparnasse, Southsea, Portsmouth, restaurant, Michelin Guide, petit fours, pork belly, poached pear, dauphinoise potatoes, spume, Buckwell's of southsea, European restaurant

    Bistro¬†Montparnasse has been in Southsea, Portsmouth since 1999 and it’s always been somewhere I’ve meant to go to, but never quite made it. On Friday evening I finally paid them a visit along with my good friend, Catia. Read on to see what we thought of it… The restaurant has been in the Michelin Guide […]

  • Portsmouth
  • Restaurant 69, Southsea

    Restaurant 69, Southsea, Portsmouth, FB Pocket Orchestra, belly pork, ameretti mess

    My husband Geoff and I passed Restaurant 69¬†in Southsea back in May on a wonderfully hot sunny Sunday and heard music coming from the front of the restaurant. The music’s not normally our kind of thing, sort of 20’s ragtime/jazz perhaps, I’ve no idea what it’s called for sure but it sounded pretty good. The […]

  • West Sussex
  • The Fox Goes Free

    the fox goes free, Charlton, West Sussex, Goodwood

    I’ve been to The Fox Goes Free for a meal before, about 4 years ago and it was very nice back then. Since then I think I’ve only ever had a quick bite at lunch time, but again that was at least a couple of years or so ago. It’s a place I pass by […]