The Great Big GIN Gift Extravaganza – Christmas 2016

Who doesn’t love Gin? Who doesn’t love Presents? Who doesn’t love Christmas? Well at Gin and Griddle we have the Solution – The Great Big Gin Gift Extravaganza – Christmas 2016 … ! We have looked at the best online Gin related gifts for friends and family, from stocking fillers to under the tree gifts –…

Rock Lobster at Harvey Nichols, Dundrum Town Centre

We were regulars to Harvey Nichols First Floor Restaurant and Bar, but its taken a while for us to return to its new life as Rock Lobster. Do try to get a table at the window, great people watching and view over the fountains and Pembroke district area. Inside it’s quite like it was in it’s Harvey Nichols…

Burger & Lobster, London

I’ve wanted to try Burger & Lobster for a while now and on a work trip to London, I knew I had one evening free and was determined I was going to get there! Burger & Lobster is now 6 restaurants including the one I visited, on the 5th floor of Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge, London….

Itsa @ Harvey Nichols, Dundrum

So Itsa opened in Dundrum ages ago and for one reason or another we hadn’t managed to get there. We have been regulars at other Itsa’s in the past – when we lived in Dalkey, visiting Dun Laoghaire Itsa (when it was Itsa Bagel!) most weekends, when living in Donnybrook, we were delighted when Itsa…

Give the Gift of Gin!

Gin & Griddle’s edit of Gin gifts for the Gin lover in your life (or yourself…!)…I know this is really very late, it should have been posted a few weeks back but better late than never (I think!)… There are some great Gin presents to be found in most department stores – especially at Harvey…

Brunch at The First Floor Brasserie, Harvey Nichols

The First Floor Brasserie is on the top floor of Harvey Nichols, Dundrum; get a table at the window so you can look out over the fountains and outside area as people mill around, great people watching from up there. On our visit for brunch we arrived at exactly 12, so we were the first people there…