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

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

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

Best Independent Restaurants in Birmingham

At tastecard, we've got a whole load of independent restaurants onboard that you've just gotta try, as well as national chains. This month, all eyes are on which independents to visit in Birmingham. From a cereal-stacked haunt to award-winning Thai spot, feast your eyes and bellies on a few of our faves. And don't forget, you get 2 for 1 meals or 50% off with your tastecard. Not bad, eh? The Cereal Bowl With Oreo [...]

By | 2019-04-17T16:03:26+00:00 April 13th, 2019|Categories: Birmingham, News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Independent Restaurants in Birmingham

2019 Food Trend: What’s jackfruit?

Introducing the meat substitute of the moment - jackfruit. Looking and sounding like a Hogwarts special, it’s taken the vegan world by storm this year. So, we're giving you the whats and wheres about the vegan meat substitute on everyone’s lips. Literally. What is jackfruit? It’s the funny looking sibling of the fig and mulberry. Originating from southwest India, and sometimes known as jack tree, the green, prickly fruit might not look like a trend [...]

By | 2019-12-09T13:56:35+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2019 Food Trend: What’s jackfruit?