Quiz Nights

Down at Oliver’s on Friar Gate we hold a quiz night every other Wednesday. At Oliver’s we like to things a little bit differently, so we decided to place the grand prize in the hands of lady luck! We like to have a bit of fun so what we’ve done is locked the jackpot away in one […]

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Mumday Mornings   In a world obsessed with Social Media, it’s sometimes difficult to get to the truth. To the reality behind the image, or statement. I totally get that some people will be living the dream (and I’m hugely impressed if they are) but for the majority of us, life is a combination of […]

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Hygge – A second helping

  A second helping from our Hygge Evening We hope you enjoyed the first recipe from our Hygge night, like there was any way we couldn’t share another! Here’s the recipe for the Nutmeg Double Cheese Mac. We told you we’re nice like that.   Ingredients   500g Macaroni pasta 2 tbsp Dijon mustard 250ml Crème fraiche 6 tbsp Milk ½tsp Nutmeg 200g Grated […]

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Hygge Soup

  A taste from our Hygge Evening We’ve been told a number of times here at Oliver’s that we have ‘Hygge’ – which is a lovely thing to hear considering Hygge was actually Lisa’s inspiration when she opened the Cafe. We took it one step further by starting our own “Hygge Nights” – to which our first […]

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Gettin’ Hygge with it

  Getting Hygge with it OK, we’ve had our fun, it’s pronounced “HYOO-gah” and it’s sweeping the world one nation at a time. Originating from Denmark, it has no literal translation,  probably because it means something slightly different to everyone. It’s malleable, works with you not against you, kind of like the god-send that is stretch […]

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