Steakout Blackburn – Meat House

Steakout is a hidden Halal HMC Certified meat house in Blackburn. Serving a variety of steaks, burgers and other delights. The place is pretty and the food is even better. The Place At the moment you enter there is a positive vibe at Steakout. The place is very modern with stylish decor. From neon lighting to leaves throughout the place hanging from the ceiling. Steakout have found the balance and made sure the food and place are both equally as…

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Grillaz – Bolton

Grillaz is a HMC certified takeaway located on Derby St Bolton with plenty of space to eat in. Their focus on fresh quality ingredients is evident when you taste their food.  The menu has a great selection of Gourmet burgers, Sizzlers, Kebabs and Pizzas that will keep any group happy. The Place Grillaz is unlike anywhere else in Bolton. The place has a simple and a casual feel. There are 2 floors of seating ensuring there is enough room for families…

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The Fig and The Olive – Blackburn

The Fig & Olive is an HMC certified Restaurant located on the outskirts of Blackburn. Their menu has options to suit any palate from breakfast to gourmet burgers & classics like a good old Jacket Potato. The daily specials they offer are a breath of fresh air from the usual options you’ll find in most restaurants thus are definitely worth a travel, but call ahead to see what they have for the day & to ensure they still have items in…

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IceBurg – Preston

We decided to head over to the new Menu Launch at IceBurg Preston to see how things have changed and developed. Good news! All your old favourites are still present with some needed additions. IceBurg now have 3 menus available including a weekend breakfast menu which is now available (9am – 1pm), a lunch menu has a special offer (Mon – Thurs 12 noon – 5pm) along with an in-depth regular menu that is available at all other times.  (see the menu…

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Heavenly Desserts – Bradford

The time has finally come! Heavenly Desserts has now landed in Bradford and the name says it all and is most definitely true. We have just attended their V.I.P launch event (Thank you for the invite!) and loved it, so I had to get typing and share the details with you. Heavenly Desserts has long been a favourite of mine so when I found out there was one opening in Bradford I was excited, it will make dessert decisions a…

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Aziziye Turkish Restaurant – London

If you’re craving Authentic and traditional Turkish food then look no further, pop into Aziziye Restaurant. They are based in London and offer fantastic, Turkish food! Their amazing decor is like a mini Turkish Oasis directly within Stoke Newington in providing a truly amazing aesthetic atmosphere! Aziziye are fully HMC certified which is also an added bonus and no need to worry with regards to the method of slaughter Alhamdulillah! THE PLACE The building of Aziziye is spectacular from the…

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Appetite Junction – Manchester

The Place Appetite Junction recently opened just a 12 Minute Walk from Arndale and a 5 Minute Walk from The Hilton Hotel Deansgate. I have to say the location is a little hidden, best described as just around the corner from Akbars and Rump ‘N’ Ribs. Although they have made the place noticeable with the blue lighting and the waterfall features. We visited a couple of days after they opened during Ramadan and it was a lovely experience. I recently revisited and have…

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The Food Box – Manchester

The food box prides themselves on providing “Proper food for proper people” and most certainly manage to provide amazing food! #HFGManchester HMC Certified The place From the outside, you most definitely cannot tell what The Food box is like. It looks tiny yet it seats 55 people. Even upon entering there are only 2 booths (usually full) and the kitchen is open and you wonder where you will sit. If you are eating in you will then be taken by a member…

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Tipu Sultan – Leicester

Tipu Sultan is a beautiful ground floor HMC certified restaurant serving a variety of authentic Indian dishes. Tipu Sultan aim to ensure the experience is worthy of an emperor at your table which they certainly delivered! The Place Right from the exterior Tipu Sultan looks the part. With a lovely waterfall decorating the place. The place looks beautiful at night with illuminating signs. The place is HMC certified and their certificate is on display, so you do not need to…

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Godfather Pizzeria – Batley

Update: Godfathers Pizzeria has rebranded to Salt & Crust Batley read the full new review here  Godfather Pizzeria is a fully HMC Certified Restaurant offering Italian/American cuisine from wood-fired pizzas, authentic pasta, steaks, gourmet burgers, to mouthwatering desserts such as waffles, cakes, and churros. They have an incredibly huge variety of options from their menu to choose from and I really like that about Godfathers, because their food is just SO good that I order so many things!    …

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Semedos – Birmingham

Semedos is a HMC Halal certified restaurant, offering affordable delicious Portuguese style cuisine. Semedos are known for their delicious lamb chops, peri-peri chicken, steaks and gourmet burgers.  The place Semedos is located within Birmingham’s Jewellery Quater on the corner of Warstone Lane with a cosy environment. The dark wood throughout the place complements the environment making customers feel at home. Although Semedos appears small in size, space is utilized well. They have ensured to have enough seating available without overcrowding the place to allow…

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Big Moe’s Diner – London

Big Moe’s Diner also doBig Moe’s Diner is an HMC diner designed to be like a 1950’s American Diner. The place serves great burgers, steaks as well as ribs and hot dogs. They also have amazing starters, desserts and a selection of different drinks.  The place Big Moe’s Diner was designed with a feel for classic American dining. Big Moe’s Diner most definitely has an authentic American diner feel as though it is straight out of the 1950’s. This can be seen from…

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Virgin Mojito Recipe

For a long time, I’ve loved Mocktails. I’ve tried so many over the years and eventually decided to make my own because hey what better way is there to make something the way you like it? So me personally I love a mojito (non-alcoholic of course) that is very minty with just enough lime and ice! I do like all the different kinds such as blueberry, strawberry and pineapple. Lots of people have asked how the mojito was made when…

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Haute Dolci – Cheshire

Haute Dolci is a new dessert cafe with a luxurious feel and delicious desserts. It has a similar feel to Heavenly Desserts as they are the owners. They have done a few things like adapt the menu to make it easier to read and improved their desserts. Once again they have provided as promised but keep reading to find out more. As always I like to first visit a new place anonymously to get a true representation of what the…

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Pearls Tearoom & Patisserie – Bradford

If anyone is in need of a curry fix, the first place in mind to visit Fo’Sho would be Bradford! It has been named the curry capital of the UK. Who would think of going for an afternoon tea with jam n’ cream scones in the heart of Bradford! Well now you certainly can and I’ve got the right place for you that is relatively new and everyone is on about it as we speak, Now let’s get to it!…

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Heavenly Desserts – Preston

Heavenly Desserts Preston is a dessert cafe offering dessert lovers (like me) a place to indulge in fine, luxuriously tasting sweet desserts. They offer a huge variety of different kinds of waffles cookie dough and crepes, to cakes and coffee to choose from. The list is endless. They have an array of options to choose from the menu and the style of the cafe has its own uniqueness in the way it has been decorated so you feel like you…

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Chaiiwala – Bolton

For those that don’t know about Chaiwala, let me explain. First of all, the definition of the Chaiwala is “Chai” means Tea and “Wala” refers to the one who is making it. Chaiiwala Bolton is a modern cafe that offers different flavoured Chai and drinks, alongside an accompaniment of their finest Indian street food. Rest assured there are many options to satisfy your cravings with a sip of their fine tasting Chai! Chaiiwala has a modern ambience, It’s not shabby and…

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Howdy – Bradford

So I’m sure the name gave it away but to confirm Howdy’s is a western-themed Diner decorated tastefully. The place isn’t very large however they have managed to fit a fair amount of seats into the location without making it crowded. Howdy’s is a refreshing change due to the unique nature of the place. The Diner has wild western-themed quirky features on each wall such as fake guns. I would recommend booking ahead if you require this area. The place…

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Roomali – Blackburn

This is where Halal Food Gastronomy (HFG) was born so it would be wrong for it not to be my first post. It all started when we decided to take a trip down to blackburn one evening as we were craving a curry. One of my close friends highly recommended this restaurant and gosh I was shocked to see the standard of the food as It was amazing and delicious! It has also stood the test of time with multiple…

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