These are our adventures in food! From both Carnie and The Herbs perspectives, we hope to inform you of the most hospitable places for everyone to eat!

These are our adventures in food! From both Carnie and The Herbs perspectives, we hope to inform you of the most hospitable places for everyone to eat!

Carluccio’s, Derby

So in September, we went out for a fancy meal at Carluccios in Derby's. Here’s what I thought... First of all I need to mention that the staff were so helpful and wonderful with what I could have. We did book in advance so they were aware, but nonetheless they were amazing. I never felt ostracised or that I was being awkward. They were happy to assist in any way that they could.
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Carnero Lounge, Derby

We visited the Carnero Lounge in Derby around 4 months ago, and I go past there almost every single day on the way to work and remember it fondly. It has cute coloured chairs and tables outside for sunny days, and inside it is actually my dream reataurant.

All of the chairs and tables are mismatched, but somehow still go. The walls have a beautiful vintage-esque floral wallpaper, and there are loads of knick knacks and old things scattered about to look at while you wait. There is also an extensive cocktail menu which is fabulous for a night out too.
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SOY, Berlin

We went to SOY Berlin when we were in Germany over the summer. Located in the beautiful district of Mitte, we came here for an evening meal after exploring all day. It was lovely and sunny, and the thing I remember most was all of the people hanging out with friends in the public parks. It really was nice to see people out and about enjoying the sunshine instead of sitting inside watching TV.
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Doughnotts, Derby

The recent talk of the town has been that the delightful Doughnotts (Facebook and Twitter here) has put down roots on my favourite street Sadler Gate. I actually saw this news on one late shift at work, feeling a tad grumpy on my break I spotted an announcement. And that they did vegan doughnuts. Well, I needed to have them. It's been so long since I had a fancy pants doughnut, I even got up at 6am on my day off to get some!
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Do you have a favourite place to eat, Or have any suggestions for places we can review? Please let us know by emailing info@carnieandtheherb.com