Monthly Archives: February 2016

5 Reasons to Visit Baltzersen’s During the Green Party Conference

Photo of Baltzersen's t-shirt with caption 'it's better to support an independent than curse a chain'

The Green Party Spring Conference is taking place this weekend from 26th-28th February at Harrogate International Centre. We would like to welcome all members of the Green Party to Baltzersen’s – here’s 5 reasons why you should come and visit … Continue reading

North Bar Harrogate Opening

Photo of the bar at North Bar in Harrogate on their first day open to the public

On Thursday last week we were lucky enough to be invited to the opening night of North Bar Harrogate, so Paul, Niall and I went to take a look. The long awaited arrival of this bar didn’t disappoint. Niall and … Continue reading

Smørrebrød: Sheffield Edition

photo of salt beef, danish eggs smørrebrød with beetroot syrup and pickled beets in Upshot Espresso, Sheffield

The independent coffee and café scene in the North is constantly growing. Those further south think they have it all in the Big Smoke, but Yorkshire has some great offerings for coffee and food, including an increasing interest in our … Continue reading

New Opening: Khana Bombay Café

Photo of the menu at Khana Bombay Café in Headingly, Leeds

Khana Bombay Café – a new Indian street food restaurant in Headingley – opened its doors on Thursday for the first time, so I went down to check it out. As an avid Bundobust fan I was sceptical – was this … Continue reading

The Locals’ Guide: Fine Dining in Harrogate

We’re lucky in Harrogate to have such a wealth of brilliant restaurants – you could almost eat out every night of the year without having to revisit anywhere. While the range includes some of the well-known chains, we’re also blessed … Continue reading

Coffee in Harrogate: Introducing Our Single Origin Filter

Filter Coffee in Harrogate Maude El Salvador single origin

  If you were looking for coffee in Harrogate last week, you would have had to try one of our #ThinkIndie friends as we were closed to make some improvements to ever-evolving space – we are firm believers in the … Continue reading