Peroni Nastro Azzurro Presents Gluten Free Restaurant Week

Peroni Nastro Azzurro will host a Gluten Free Restaurant Week from Monday, 5th February to Sunday, 11th February, 2018. A number of Ireland’s leading restaurants have created a gluten free dish for the week, inspired by Italy, and designed to complement the crisp and refreshing taste of Peroni’s Gluten Free beer. Participating restaurants include The […]

The Bobbin & Loaf Catering in Belfast

Loaf Catering is a social enterprise involved in supporting people with learning disabilities (including autism) and helping them get training and jobs in the catering industry. Loaf Cafe and Bakery Loaf Cafe & Bakery opened for business in June 2015 after they breathed life back into a derelict building at 307 Grosvenor Road, Belfast, directly […]

Do you fancy a meal in the Member’s Dining Room at Stormont in Belfast

This summer, Parliament Buildings at Stormont in Belfast will throw open the doors of the elegant Members’ Dining Room to the public. From Monday 4 July 2016 – Friday 2 September you can dine in the refined splendourof the Members’ Dining Rooms and savour morning coffee, lunch or traditional afternoon tea while admiring the beautiful […]

Is Burger King Serving You a Whopper?

While there are numerous arguments for avoiding mass processed food served by chains, it’s hard to deny the convenience and speed of a well established fast food system. I recently took my daughter to a Burger King in Belfast as a treat for her birthday along with several of her friends and families. I also […]

Are chefs doing enough for people with allergies?

A new EU law requires restaurants to give information on allergens in their food. Is this just Euro-silliness – or a necessary step? What do you think? http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/11491548/Are-chefs-doing-enough-for-people-with-allergies.html

Christmas Menus 2014

Gluten Free Christmas Guide > Christmas Menus 2014 Choose from over 1,000 venues offering Coeliac friendly meals in our directory, discover gluten free pubs on our map and browse the 2014 gluten free menu list: For those venues with a gluten free menu, we’ve added them below. We’ll keep updating the list as more venues send us their menu, but […]

Gluten Free Eating Out in Co. Fermanagh

Fermanagh is a beautiful County and last month, June, the GFI team, spent a week self- catering in a lovely house a few miles outside Lisnaskea. It was meant to be a short break, away from the pressures of everyday life but, as all Coeliacs know, the need to find GF food and suitable eating […]

First Supermarket to Launch Free-From Café Options

Asda have announced they are the first supermarket to launch Free-From options in their cafés with Amy’s Kitchen providing the gluten free options. To launch the partnership, Chunky Tomato Soup and Rice Mac & Cheese are now available in 225 Asda Cafés starting at just £2. We’d love to hear from anyone who has tried the Asda café options or […]

Gluten Free Giro d’Italia 2014

Enjoy a Gluten Free stop during the Giro d’Italia with our handy guide to pubs serving gluten free food or beer along the routes: Day 1   Day 2   Day 3   For more details about the routes, road closures and event information, go to http://www.nitb.com/BusinessSupport/2012-2014Events/GirodItalia2014.aspx http://www.discoverireland.ie/Whats-On/the-giro-d-italia-dublin/509060 http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/giro2014/  

Kennedys’ Pharmacy Hosts Gluten Free Night

Rasharkin, a small town in County Antrim, north of Ballymena, recently played host to a Gluten Free Information Evening, organised by Kennedy’s Pharmacy. Opened in 1997, Kennedy’s is the towns’ and surrounding areas’ source of gluten free food on prescription. Around a dozen local and national brands took part in providing information and samples of […]