Foodie Fortnight is back for 2019 and is bigger and better than ever! Running from the 23rd of September for two weeks, some of Southampton's finest restaurants and bars will be offering a tantalising foodie deal you won't be able to refuse.
When it comes to food, Southampton does not disappoint. Just around every corner you will find some of the most fantastic eateries, offering almost every cuisine; Italian, Indian, Mexican, Portuguese, Egyptian, Japanese and Latvian just to name a few! From sushi bars and burger joints to fine dining and Michelin star restaurants and the city isn’t shy of independent and alternative options too. How about a pie and comic book place or a local cafe with an entire plant based menu? Southampton really does have something for everyone and what better way to celebrate this by putting on two whole weeks of glorious foodie deals.
This offer allows anyone and everyone (who signs up) to take advantage of a number of deals which are based upon and £10 or £15 offer at associated businesses across the city. Included in the deals are London Road Brewhouse, Mango Thai Tapas, Belgium and Blues, Grumpy Monkey, Tapas Barcelona, Bills, Banana Wharf, Ennios, Bella Italia, The Dolphin Hotel, Neds Noodles, The Docks Coffee House, Art House Café and Grand Café with many more to come! This is the perfect opportunity to try something different and explore new restaurants without breaking the bank.
Tamsin Stone, Operations Manager at Mango Thai Tapas explains why they have decided to take part,
‘Southampton has been Mango’s home for 12 years now, and some people might not have heard of us or just haven’t visited yet. Hopefully the deal will encourage people to try something new which they might not usually go for, enjoy our food and come back again’
Mango are situated in the Cultural Quarter of Southampton which is packed with offers making you spoilt for choice. Perfect if you fancy a meal out before a show at the NST or the 02 Guildhall. With seven offers spread over five venues, there are lunch and evening offers on burgers, steaks, Thai curry, tapas and more!
For all those tea and cake lovers, Grand Cafe are offering a scrumptious afternoon tea for £15 per person. Indulge in freshly made fingers sandwiches, scones and cakes washed down with unlimited tea and coffee. Perfect for a lovely afternoon out with friends or with the family!
How about breakfast? Head to Bella Italia (Above Bar) for breakfast and a hot drink for two people for £10! Try a Bella breakfast or a bacon and egg pancake stack with a warming cup of tea or coffee.
For a meal with an unforgettable view of the marina, try Banana Wharf for a fine-dining 2 course meal for just £15 per person. Or try the newly renovated Bills in Westquay South who has a tempting 2 course dinner for £15.
If you’re feeling a little hungover and in need of food, Mat Snook, Manager of Belgium and Blues suggests the B&B Burger or the Buttermilk Chicken Burger featured on their foodie fortnight deal which will sort you out if you are feeling worse for wear!
These are just to name a few of the delectable deals on offer during the two weeks, check the website for more details! So, how does it work? Simply head to www.foodiefornight.com, pick the deal that you want, sign up and follow any instructions it states on the deal. Make sure every person that wants the deal signs up individually to make the deal valid for your whole party.
Don't forget to share your foodie fortnight stories on social and using the #foodiefortnight and happy eating!