Veeno

Now here’s a concept. A wine bar which serves small plates of food. OK, put so crudely there may not be much to separate Veeno from several other establishments in the City. What does differentiate this place from the rest is that the wine comes from a single vineyard in Sicily, Caruso and Minini, which…

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Friends Of Ham

Friends of Ham describes itself as a ‘bar and charcuterie.’ I was just relieved to find that it is not the fan club of some third rate actor. Whilst bar and charcuterie does indeed sum up the concept, it is much more than that. As well as a menu boasting cured meats and cheeses from…

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Millie’s Kitchen

I was strolling aimlessly along Vicar Lane when I came across Millie’s which is a health food supermarket. Outside there are a couple of tables and chairs, which were occupied, and a sign inviting me to visit Millie’s Kitchen situated at the back of the premises. Over the years I have got into several ‘interesting’…

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Tiled Hall Cafe

I can think of no more spectacular room in which to have lunch. Tiled Hall Cafe is situated in the heart of Leeds, or should that be the art of Leeds. It is a room which links the City Art Gallery with the City Library. In spite of its being part of the library there…

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