Author: Fleurie Forbes Martin

Review of Camden Bar in Westbourne

Review of Camden Bar in Westbourne

I was first introduced to Camden by one of my coworkers at my very first job out of university. I’d barely heard of Westbourne let alone this new far-reaching territory named Ashley Cross?! Before long, Camden had pretty much become the centre of my social…

Review of the Vegan Menus at The Stable restaurants

Review of the Vegan Menus at The Stable restaurants

I’ve long boasted about my obsession with Stable pizza so I won’t go to deep into the why’s. In a nutshell, it’s a fantastic restaurant concept that blends oh-so-cool woody, rustic interiors with a homely feel you’d mistake as your living room. The starts of…

Review of the Vegan Menu at Koh Thai

Review of the Vegan Menu at Koh Thai

I don’t want to say that I “found myself” in Thailand, per say. But the minuscule 12 days I spent there in 2015 were some of the most beautiful. I think it must have been this short escape to the bustling and vibrant country that…

Review of GinJams in Westbourne

Review of GinJams in Westbourne

New year, new you. That’s how it works, right? For a lot of people, the end of a year is always synonymous with over-spending, over-eating and on most counts, over-drinking too. So January arrives and with it comes fresh excitement to adopt a new mindset…

Review of The Cliff House in Barton-on-sea

Review of The Cliff House in Barton-on-sea

I don’t know if you noticed recently, but good heavens it is getting cold out there. Accordingly, some friends and I couldn’t think of anything better to do than go for a lengthy stroll along the seafront and put our winter wardrobes through their paces.…

Review of Dilli Haat in Westbourne

Review of Dilli Haat in Westbourne

After a seriously delayed promise to go out for dinner with my friend Daniel, we were scouring Google for options before he stumbled across a new privately owned restaurant that opened its doors in May this year. Dilli Haat is the quaintest new Indian restaurant…

Review of Ojo Rojo in Bournemouth

Review of Ojo Rojo in Bournemouth

I’ve been a fan of Ojo Rojo since before its doors opened in April last year. It’s fair to say we like our food hot at home and alongside a couple of bags of fresh chillies you’ll find Sriracha, Frank’s, Tobasco, Chipotle Tobasco and my…

Review of the vegan menus at The Real Greek in Bournemouth

Review of the vegan menus at The Real Greek in Bournemouth

I love all things Mediterranean – the sun, the sea but most importantly, the hummus. Frankly, how would vegans survive without hummus? Because of this aforementioned love, my partner and I were super excited to try out The Real Greek that opened in the BH2…

Review of the Vegan Ice Cream at Giggi Gelato

Review of the Vegan Ice Cream at Giggi Gelato

“I don’t understand why vegans eat food that looks like meat?” A totally reasonable question and one that I’ve been asked a few times already. I mean, if we don’t agree with eating animals or the products of animals why would we want to eat…

Review of the Dancing Moose Restaurant in Ashley Cross

Review of the Dancing Moose Restaurant in Ashley Cross

I had initially planned to hold off until the event of the season as far as the vegan calendar is concerned – the Bournemouth Vegan Fair. Alas, I spent almost my entire weekend eating across Bournemouth and now have a back log of insights to…