Nando's to open another Northern Ireland restaurant
Chicken chain Nando's is opening its fifth restaurant in Northern Ireland today.
Chicken chain Nando's is opening its fifth restaurant in Northern Ireland today.
Rarely does the restaurant trade get to witness the end of an era. Sadly, too many restaurants don't last long enough to qualify for era status. That goes to the likes of Cayenne and Nick's Warehouse who created their own epochs from the 80s to the Noughties. But the...
It's that time of year once again when the Good Friday licencing laws leave a few of us baffled over when and where you can wet your whistle.
Expecting a glut of chocolate this Easter? These devices could help turn it into a new treat. By Keeley Bolger.
It was one of the first thriving Italian restaurants in Belfast and has welcomed the likes of pop superstars Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber through its doors.
We present a recipe by Great British Chefs' Steven Doherty for a tasty salmon and leek quiche. The ingredients list and method provided below will allow you to make his creation at home.
The Food Standards Agency of Northern Ireland last week revealed that the four factors foremost in the minds of people in NI, Wales and England before eating out are, in order of preference, hygiene and cleanliness, service, price and recommendations or reviews.
Everyone has their own remedy for a hangover : Drinking a pint of water before bed to prevent the onset in the first place, eating a banana to restore potassium levels, making a fry-up to satisfy those salt cravings or just hobbling as fast as your hungover legs will carry you...
Tesco is urgently recalling a batch of chicken meals and Lindt is recalling two batches of Easter eggs, because the products contain allergens that are not mentioned on the label.
A Marks & Spencer fresh chicken has ranked as the most likely among those of the UK's main supermarkets to be contaminated with high levels of food poisoning bugs.
Belfast restaurant Ginger Bistro is expanding and taking on the neighbouring former Ulster Scots Agency building.
To celebrate Shrove Tuesday today, Belfast-based healthy eatery, Tony & Jen's, share some foolproof and delicious pancake recipes that are healthy, low carb and refined sugar free. The restaurant always has a pancake of the month on the menu; whether it's peanut butter,...
Here's the perfect pancake batter mix recipe - easy, inexpensive and delicious.
Millions of people are putting themselves at risk by cooking their rice incorrectly, scientists have warned.
The amount of sugar in cereals - particularly those marketed at children - has remained consistently high since 1992 despite significant cuts to salt content in the same products, a study has found.
Two Northern Ireland restaurants are to be featured in The Sunday Times' Top 100 Restaurants list.
Restaurants and shops have been accused of sparking a lettuce ration by bulk-buying the salad favourite amid a European vegetable shortage.
In the novel 'Moon over Soho' by Ben Aaronovitch, the author writes: "My Dad says that being a Londoner has nothing do to with where you are born. He says that there are people who get off a jumbo jet, at Heathrow, go through immigration waving any type of passport,...
International fast food chain Freshii is opening up in Belfast for the first time, creating around 10 new jobs.
Keep your healthy-eating goals on track with a versatile kitchen helper. By Kate Hilpern.
Mexican fast-food chain Boojum is opening two new restaurants in Belfast as it expands its reach across the city. The burrito giant is adding a new store on the Lisburn Road, close to Marks & Spencer.
The cluster effect is one which many industrial development agencies try to encourage. Let me explain. Silicon Valley in California is a cluster: a vast industrial park in which thousands of employees working for competitor high tech firms intermingle and collaborate. The...
Mondelez international, the company which cut the weight of Toblerone bars by widening the gaps between the chocolate peaks, is now expected to raise the prices on Cadbury’s Freddo bars.
Ferrero, the maker of Nutella, has hit back at claims that palm oil used in their hazelnut and chocolate spreads could cause cancer.
What would it take for you to leave a £1,000 tip?
The great success of the Year of Food and Drink (YOFD) has added a new dimension to Northern Ireland's appeal as a tourism destination.
Tesco customers have taken to the firm's Facebook page to complain about 'glowing green' turkey meat.
Make the most of festive leftovers with mouth-watering recipes to add some spice to the holiday season.
One of the key aims of the Year of Food and Drink was to put the quality of our local food and drink at the centre of the tourism experience.
Leading UK food company Moy Park has joined with Food NI to sponsor the Best Marketing Achievement category at the inaugural NI Year of Food and Drink Awards.
Eating in is the new eating out, according to home cooking and brewing duo Erin Bunting and Jo Facer. The pair, who run supper club The Edible Flower in Saintfield, Co Down, moved to Northern Ireland in April.
Dutch chef and former restaurateur Joery Castel is to take the reins as head chef at Belfast fine dining spot Saphyre.
Tourists loved it, the public loved it and critics praised it - no-one will forget Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink in a hurry.
Lots of people have begun asking me recently how to lose weight in the New Year. During a conversation I had the other day, a client acknowledged they'd need help to shed the extra pounds because, as they put it, "this is a bad time of year to lose weight." The fact is, the best way to maintain a healthy body shape is to eat sensibly in the first place.
This year's Belfast Christmas Market at City Hall remains open until Thursday December 22.
Orange wine - which combines the richness of red and the freshness of white – looks set to be the drink of 2017.
Global phenomenon the mannequin challenge has come to Belfast's Christmas Market.
Insects, blood and faeces may not sound particularly appetising, but they are among the produce we should consider eating if we want our food to be sustainable and healthy, according to a team of chefs and scientists in Denmark.
Only a third of people regularly check food hygiene ratings at restaurants and takeaways, according to the Food Standards Agency (FSA).
It's been hailed as the tastiest vote in Northern Ireland and now it's time for you to have your say by voting online. Tourism NI recently asked four of Northern Ireland's top chefs to create three brand new locally-inspired dishes, one of which will be named as Northern Ireland's...
As anyone who watches Game of Thrones will know, the Lannister family is responsible for most of the wine consumption in Westeros.
Would you pay £680 for a family Christmas dinner at a local hotel?
Get something delicious and nuturious to snack on with the minimum of fuss. By Stacey Smith.
Which Belfast bar came out on top in the Hospitality Ulster Pub of the Year Awards 2016?
It’s been a favourite of locals for over a century. And thanks to Belfast Food Tour, a whole new generation of food fans have fallen for the delicious charm of St George’s Market and the impressive local foodie scene which spreads out from the historic building around the...
Local food, a grade I listed building and a little love - just some of the ingredients which have helped a fledgling restaurant take the Northern Ireland restaurant scene by the horns.
A new champagne bar has been launched at House of Fraser in Belfast following a £100,000 investment.
TV chef Jamie Oliver caused a stir among Spanish chefs by including it in his recipe for paella. But chorizo controversies haven't stopped Co Londonderry pig farmer Alastair Crown making his own at his farm in Limavady.
Many of the finest pubs across all of Ireland have secured a coveted Michelin stamp of approval, but one county in Northern Ireland tops the bill.
Vanquished Great British Bake Off finalist Andrew Smyth thanked his Northern Ireland fans for their "overwhelming" support and says he can't wait to get back to Belfast to see them.
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