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Will gets up close and personal with Don Leone's dessert menu - more about that later...

Review: Don Leone

I visited DON LEONE last week, for the first time since it relocated from its previous home further up Queens Road, in the building currently occupied by Cultura.…

Clean & Natural Cosmetics Coconut Oil on display in Prettiez

Clean, Natural & Beautiful

Today I’ll be writing about an entrepreneurial local couple who have created a successful fledgeling business around their range of natural skincare products. If you’re interested…

Fresh and simple: Cultura epitomises the clean, unfussy style of a modern bistro

Review: Cultura Restaurant

Cultura, the newest restaurant in Clarendon Park, has caused a serious stir among Leicester’s foodies since it opened at the end of November 2014. Ambitious and sophisticated, this classy modern-European restaurant looks set…

Keeping it simple: from outside Cultura has a clean and minimal look

Cultura Bar: First Impressions

It’s early days for Clarendon Park’s newest bar, but first impressions suggest that the owners have identified a niche in the local market. If you’ve read…

Keeping it fresh - Tomato and Mozzerella Salad

Review: Jones’ Cafe Bistro

This is the first in a series of reviews of Clarendon Park’s restaurants. Although the area is already something of a ‘go-to’ destination for people looking…