How much money you can save on food at these tastecard restaurants

What’s black, green and the only thing to make a meal at your favourite restaurant even better? tastecard, of course. With a tastecard membership, you can save money on food with restaurant discounts at 6,000+ restaurants across the UK, all year round. Offering 2 for 1 meals or 50% off food, use the restaurant discount card at some of your favourites like PizzaExpress, YO!, Zizzi, Absurd Bird and more. And there’s thousands of independent restaurants to save money at [...]

By | 2020-01-08T11:38:01+00:00 January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Chains, News|Comments Off on How much money you can save on food at these tastecard restaurants

Capricorn Foodiescope: The Pizza Fiend

The Capricorn is known as the Pizza Fiend. Lovers of all things dough, tomato sauce and cheese, they fall into either the Deep-pan Fan or Thin-crust Enthusiast category. Topping choices may differ between Capricorns closer to the Sagittarius or Aquarius cusp. But a passion for the doughy things in life means they spread their menu choices further afield. Garlic bread and cookie dough dishes are never off the table. Capricorn foodie traits. Date [...]

By | 2019-12-31T13:13:43+00:00 December 31st, 2019|Categories: Chains, Foodiescopes, News, Vegan, Vegetarian|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Capricorn Foodiescope: The Pizza Fiend

Restaurants with the best vegan burgers for Veganuary

We’ve fallen head over bun for the almighty vegan burger. Serving up all the deliciousness of a juicy burger whilst staying animal and environmentally friendly, get your burger fix a little differently this Veganuary. You can try plenty of vegan burgers with your tastecard, as a lot of tastecard restaurants serve up the green goods when it comes to burgers. So, we've rounded up a few of the best vegan burgers on tastecard that we reckon you'll want to try. [...]

By | 2019-12-30T15:26:22+00:00 December 30th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Restaurants with the best vegan burgers for Veganuary

A look at the Mac and Wild London menu.

Voted as tastecard’s Best Independent Restaurant in The Foodie Awards, Mac & Wild London bring the flavours, ingredients and recipes of the Scottish Highlands to the city. Starting out as a Scottish street food market stall serving game, Mac & Wild now have two restaurants in Fitzrovia and Devonshire Square. Sticking to their roots, their piece de resistance is still their meat. Specialising in some of the wildest, most flavoursome cuts, they source the best meat from the finest [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:57:45+00:00 December 12th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News, Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on A look at the Mac and Wild London menu.

tastecard’s Restaurant of the Year: Frankie & Benny’s

Taking on a national brand refresh, a new feel clearly paid off for Frankie & Benny’s in 2019 as they took the crown for Restaurant of the Year in The Foodie Awards. Going back to their Italian American roots that focus on two things, a passion for food and sense of community spirit, they’ve given guests a new taste of the old neighbourhood of Little Italy. We spoke to the team at Frankie & Benny’s to find out exactly [...]

By | 2019-12-17T15:59:20+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News, Restaurant of the Month|Tags: , , |Comments Off on tastecard’s Restaurant of the Year: Frankie & Benny’s

7 top tips for taking the best food photos with Zizzi

Champions of pizza, pasta and Italian cuisine, Zizzi took the crown for Social Followers’ Favourite in The Foodie Awards from tastecard this year. And we’ve got a hunch that it’s because their Instagram food photos always look so darn good. We’ve put together 7 top tips to get your food photography and grid looking as sleek, uniform and professional as Zizzi’s. And we've got some shots off their very own Instagram (@wearezizzi) to show the tips in action. [...]

By | 2019-12-20T11:50:24+00:00 December 6th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News|Comments Off on 7 top tips for taking the best food photos with Zizzi

What and where to eat for a balanced vegan diet this Veganuary

One of the hardest things to get right on a vegan diet is making sure you're getting enough of all the good stuff, like nutrients and vitamins. There are lots of benefits to a vegan diet, but cutting out meat and other animal products means you're missing out on protein and vitamins you don't usually have to think twice about. A vegan food trend to pop up over the past few years is Veganuary. But "what is Veganuary?" we hear a [...]

By | 2019-12-03T09:25:55+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Chains, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What and where to eat for a balanced vegan diet this Veganuary

Here’s what makes the Frankie & Benny’s meatballs so good

If there’s one thing that springs to mind at the mention of Italian American restaurant “Frankie & Benny’s”, it’s ‘authentic Italian meatballs’. Or at least, it is if you mention it to a bunch of food-always-on-the-mind people like us. Even though the Frankie & Benny’s menu features all sorts of traditional Italian dishes, we always head straight for their delicious pork and beef meatballs or vegan meatballs with spaghetti. So, for this month’s Meet the Chef instalment, we grilled [...]

By | 2019-11-20T17:37:02+00:00 November 8th, 2019|Categories: Chains, Meet The Chef, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Here’s what makes the Frankie & Benny’s meatballs so good

Restaurant of the Month: Ed’s Easy Diner

Milkshake extraordinaires, juicy burger experts and all-round American-style food whizzes - Ed's Easy Diner are our Restaurant of the Month. Capturing the buzzing spirit of a 1950s American diner with traditional American food and iconic toe-tapping music, Ed's Easy Diner is the perfect place to head to for date night or a meal with the kids thanks to its Kids Meal Deal. And with tastecard, you can get Ed's Diner discount with 50% off food, 7 days a week. With [...]

By | 2019-10-25T08:54:32+00:00 October 24th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News, Restaurant of the Month|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Restaurant of the Month: Ed’s Easy Diner

Italian ingredients every dish needs according to ASK Italian

Tips from Italian cuisine chef, Theo Randall, scouring out the best Italian ingredients and working up sweet pasta dishes. That’s just a day in the life of Jeena Koshy, Head of Food and Drink Development at ASK Italian. She tells us all in this month's Meet the Chef. What’s your day to day at ASK Italian? When we asked Jeena to describe dining at ASK Italian in five words, she said“Nowhere else I’d rather be.”And from the way she’s gushed [...]

By | 2019-10-22T13:49:35+00:00 October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Chains, Meet The Chef, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Italian ingredients every dish needs according to ASK Italian