Portly Eats | Pizza | Tradizioni, Cambridge, UK

The other week I went on a pizza tasting day in Cambridge with Cambridge City Living. Our first stop was Tradizioni on Mill Road and what a first stop it was!  I’ll be honest I’ve driven by Tradizioni many times and it’s been on my list of places to eat for ages, finally I’ve been…

Portly Eats | Brunch at The Senate | Cambridge, UK

On a chilly and wet morning we made our way across market square in Cambridge to The Senate. A restaurant I have walked by thousands of times, tucked away next to St Mary’s in the city centre. The Senate is a small place with warm and welcoming staff that seated us and gave us our…

Portly Eats | Trinity | Cambridge, UK

Over the festive period I was lucky enough to go to the fabulous Trinity. It was for a Christmas party and we were not disappointed. We had all pre-ordered our food as is common with large numbers of people descending upon a restaurant at one of the busiest times of the year. I was a…

Portly Eats | Co. | Cherry Hinton, Cambridge

Last week I was very kindly invited to the menu launch at Co Fifteen in Cherry Hinton. We were treated to some fabulous creations from Chef Emma (@compassionatekiwi). I’m not vegan or even vegetarian myself but I am always curious about what can be done with a purely plant based menu. The range of different…

Portly Eats | Beef Short Rib | Arbuckles, Ely

Arbuckles*, I’ve heard much about the legendary portion sizes in their Downham Market location. They now have one in Ely in the newly built cinema complex. So feeling a bit peckish I headed in for lunch. ‘A new favourite thing Frickles’ After being greeted and shown to our table, which was upstairs with a lovely…

Portly Eats | Soborro | Cambridge

There is a new jazzy looking bakery in the centre of Cambridge, Soborro. A few weeks ago I went to investigate. It’s a very nicely decorated bakery and makes for a lovely change if you’re looking for something different for lunch. I had a Katsu Chicken sandwich, Ham and Cheese Doughnut (not as weird as…