the ship inn

The Ship Inn, Ouseburn

I kicked off my pledge to go plant-based with a visit to Newcastle’s only fully-vegan pub, The Ship Inn. Located opposite Ouseburn Farm, The Ship Inn seems like any other trendy pub. Branding itself as a ‘superfood pub’, this place serves exclusively vegan food – but without the label. To me, this is pretty cool as sometimes the label ‘vegan’ can turn people off or make people think of bland, tasteless food – The Ship Inn is anything but!

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Tyne & Dine goes to Edinburgh: The highlights

Last weekend, we headed to Edinburgh to see Ben Howard at the Usher Hall. We decided to take this opportunity to say a couple of nights and explore to city during the festive period. Rather than thoroughly researching bars and restaurants and making a few reservations, like any sane person would, we decided to leave it all up to chance. We stumbled into a few interesting places over the weekend, and here are our highlights:

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