Category Archives: Restaurants

It’s jingle bells with a calypso lilt on Turtle Bay’s festive menu

BELLA BARTOCK, our culture vulture, has discovered an appetising alternative for the office Christmas outing “What, another plate of turkey with all the trimmings?” my companion said, pointing at my midriff, when I suggested that she join me for a … Continue reading

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Thornton Heath’s new restaurant has something for everyone

Thornton Heath is to get its own, Jamaican-inspired restaurant when YahSo opens on Whitehorse Road this Friday. The business is the concept of Jamaican-born restaurateur, Andrew Dell, and Londoner Yvonne Clarke. The eclectic menu in a vibrant venue promise to … Continue reading

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Miss P’s Barbecue is serving up some beefy platters

JASON HINTON visits an old pub in Addiscombe that has been given a new lease of liveliness I’d long believed that what was once the Cricketers pub on Addiscombe Road, just round the corner from where I live, could be … Continue reading

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Shirley’s surprises hidden in the heath on Addington Hills

WANDLE WANDERINGS: Under gin-blue skies, KEN TOWL headed for the hills and encountered views that could rival a New England Fall Advertisements in the Sunday newspaper supplements for trips to Boston to see the glories of the New England “Fall”, … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Win a meal at Croydon’s top Caribbean restaurant

Inside Croydon is delighted to offer its readers the chance to win an all-expenses-paid meal for two at Turtle Bay Caribbean-themed restaurant on Croydon High Street. Opened just over a year ago, Turtle Bay has quickly established a reputation for … Continue reading

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Council to drop licensing restrictions to make way for Westfield

KEN LEE, our Town Hall reporter, on the latest move by the council to make it easier for Westfield to rent out space in its supermall to boozers, bars and places flogging £10 burgers There’s an estimated 17,000 people moving … Continue reading

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Yeha Noha book group turns to Shadow of the Wind

Page Turners, the South Norwood book group, turns it attention to The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón for its next meeting, which will be on September 7. An international best-seller published in 2004, The Shadow of the … Continue reading

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