Clarkes restaurant under new management

Hot off the press is news that Clarkes (which mysteriously closed for a few days last week) is now open under new management!? Lee Clarke is still head chef, creating some stunning dishes and pushing the boundaries of fine dining in Peterborough but the new management brings Clarkes under the wing of The Banyan Tree, arguably Peterborough’s top Indian restaurant.

The North St Bar above Clarkes is under separate management and is also still open and I wish both businesses all the best for the future.


Auntie Anne’s Pretzels comes to Peterborough

In a twitter-scoop by local journalism student Cameron Todd (@cameronEtodd), I’ve learned that pretzel chain Auntie Anne’s is coming to Peterborough, opening a franchise store in Queensgate.

I have to admit, I’d never heard of Auntie Anne’s before and my only experience of a pretzel is those tiny, salty, hard baked awful snacks you get passed around at Christmas time. Well Auntie Anne’s is nothing like that (thankfully). If you still have no idea what a pretzel is Continue reading “Auntie Anne’s Pretzels comes to Peterborough”