The Howard With the whiff of home in my nostrils, I stopped in for a pint and what amounted to a very late lunch at The Howard, a pub just across the road from Sheffield’s rail station. Interior sign With an impressive mock-Tudor exterior, I suspect it’s a popular choice for the outbound traveller with …

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Tamper Coffee After failing to track down anywhere in Sheffield city centre that looked too interesting for cocktails the night before, I wasn’t super optimistic about finding good coffee the following morning. Exterior However, a quick search revealed Tamper Coffee had a branch just three minutes from my hotel. It looked very promising so I …

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Jury’s Inn Sheffield In times gone by, my two great pleasures in staying in hotels were massive buffet breakfasts and lounging in the bath. Now that I have a much more confrontational relationship with my arterial wellbeing, coupled with the fact that fewer hotels have baths in their standard rooms, neither really holds the same …

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Aslan’s Kebabs Arriving in Sheffield around 11pm meant that my dining options were likely to revolve around an exploration of the late night takeaways. You can imagine how crestfallen I was.Exterior After a wee bit of wandering to check whether there were any bars that looked worth a visit, I alighted upon Aslan’s Kebabs which …

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