Legend Brewing Co I didn’t have long in Richmond, but I was keen to get a decent look at the city so set sail for a wander, with the mighty James river top of my list. After a look at the Capitol and an espresso at Shockoe Espresso, I headed to the river and marvelled …

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The Broken Tulip A meal that I’d been particularly looking forward to suddenly arrived after many months of expectation. The Broken Tulip in Richmond is a social restaurant run by David Crabtree Logan and Sariann Lehrer whose food I have had the pleasure of sampling on many previous occasions. I’ve written about meals at Scratch …

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Saison

Saison Richmond, Virginia! With a short and uneventful train journey from DC completed, I arrived in Richmond unaware that the snow that had fallen over the weekend had well and truly stuck. The place was heavily bedecked in the stuff. This meant a taxi to my hotel rather than a stroll along Main Street and …

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The Diner Merry New Year! Here’s to an excellent 2019! I had some time to play with ahead of my train south from DC, so headed for a leisurely breakfast in the Adams Morgan neighbourhood. The Diner is open 24 hours which isn’t always a marker of great quality but it looked to be serving …

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12th Street Food Trucks As an antidote to my fine dining exploits, I headed to downtown DC having spotted the previous day that a number of food trucks set up along 12th Street for lunchtime service. With around a dozen or so options to choose from, I had brought a hearty appetite aimed at sampling …

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