The Southsea Food Tour – Southsea Beach Cafe

On a gloomy day, I found myself having breakfast on Eastney Esplanade, watching the seagulls battle the oppressive wind. I was sat in the popular Southsea Beach Cafe which is found just next to South Parade Pier. For so long I had heard good things about the seaside eatery and seen beautiful photos of it on Facebook. … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Southsea Beach Cafe

The Southsea Food Tour – Twins

Twins is located at the far end of Albert Road or the start of Highland Road, whichever way you want to look at it. This means that this Chinese restaurant is a five-minute walk from my house. I pass it almost every day and peer inside. It looks impressive but oddly enough, I have never … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Twins

The Southsea Food Tour – Cinnamon Cafe

Cinnamon Cafe rests on Winter Road and despite despising cinnamon, I cannot hate this lovely little eatery.  A girl in my class at university called Giada recommended it to me and I’m very grateful she did. Wedged between an Indian takeaway and an abandoned shop, it looks pristine and welcoming from the outside. Cinnamon Cafe … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Cinnamon Cafe

The Southsea Food Tour – Sakura

Sakura, situated on Albert Road, was established in 2009 and was the first Japanese restaurant in Portsmouth. Now, in 2017, it has became my new, favourite place to eat. Open lunchtimes and evenings Monday to Thursday, and all day Friday to Sunday, Sakura is available for all occasions. Whether you want a light lunch or … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Sakura

Why I Told Facebook I Attempted Suicide

The World Health Organization reports that an estimated 800,000 people commit suicide every year. That’s one person every 40 seconds. Research indicates that for each person who died of suicide, at least 20 others have attempted it. I am one of these people. On the 9th October, I took an overdose of pills and if … Read moreWhy I Told Facebook I Attempted Suicide

The Southsea Food Tour – Rancho’s Steak House

I have always wanted to go to Rancho’s as, not only have many people recommended it, but steak is also my favourite food. So, when I walked through those front doors I was full of anticipation. But, where I dreamed Rancho’s to be a delight, I only found it to be a disappointment. I booked … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Rancho’s Steak House

The Southsea Food Tour – Andre’s Food Bar

Andre’s Food Bar is a unique eatery in Portsmouth as not only is it the home of their famous garlic chicken but it’s also Southsea’s oldest independent sandwich shop. Established in 1988, they have been serving fresh baguettes (among other things) for almost thirty years. So, how did they hold up this week when I … Read moreThe Southsea Food Tour – Andre’s Food Bar