Some time ago I said some pretty good things about Three Wise Monkeys in Colchester. I fear I won't be repeating many of them here. It isn't an easy decision to reverse a recommendation but I can't help feeling that TWM has overlooked quality for quantity and in expanding the menu this far have stretched … Continue reading The Ultimate Fishfinger Sandwich Search: Three Wise Monkeys
Bill's: pleasing multi site eatery to be found in various trendy locations with the rather lovely tag line of Breakfast to Bedtime. They serve good, uncomplicated food all day and are generally worth a visit, based on my experience of a couple of stops in their Covent Garden site and now also just over the river … Continue reading The Perfect Fishfinger Sandwich Hunt- Bill’s of Richmond
I'll start off straight away by awarding two friendly points here to account for the fact that I had the beginnings of a terrible bout of rhinovirus infection when this chapter of the search for the ultimate fishfinger sarnie began to unfold. To set the scene, it was cold, it was Saturday and lunch was … Continue reading The Perfect Fishfinger Sandwich Hunt- The Merchant at Bishopsgate.
A week or so ago, Mr and myself celebrated two years of blissful union. Awww. Do you know when I first met that boy, he'd never had a fishfinger sandwich? Can you imagine! I put an end to that lack of experience for him quite swiftly on our second date, where we went for a … Continue reading The Perfect Fishfinger Sandwich Hunt- The Kings Arms
Hello, and welcome to The Purple Dog in central Colchester. It's a pub and it has history and beams and a beer garden and stuff. I've spent many a rowdy evening and one too many boozy afternoons there in my time due to it's comfy ambience, indie friendly sway on musical matters and pleasing range … Continue reading The Perfect Fishfinger Sandwich Hunt- The Purple Dog
Tis the season and all that but all the festive cheer in the world wasn't going to avert this disaster. I'm not even sure I can bring myself to review it properly. The scene was The River Lodge Pub, early on a Wednesday night in December where pre-entertainment sustenance was in order. It's a pub, I wasn't … Continue reading The Perfect Fish Finger Sandwich Hunt- River Lodge Colchester.
It's been far too long since I had a good dose of self judgement so here it goes, the resulting review from a home made fishfinger sarnie. It could have been worse. The Venue: My sofa, on a sunday night watching the Iron Giant and trying to ignore the fact that it's probably too late … Continue reading The Perfect Fishfinger Sandwich Hunt- My House.