Valentines Day – 14th February 2015

By | February 13th, 2015|Seasonal|

At Smart Restaurants we enjoy celebrating all special occasions throughout the year. Valentines Day can be one of the most popular days for restaurants as couples go out for dinner to enjoy a romantic meal together. With Valentines Day falling on a Saturday as well this year, it is even more of a reason for couples to want [...]

Northampton Christmas News 2014

By | November 19th, 2014|Christmas, Northampton News, Seasonal|

Christmas Lights Switch on The Christmas lights will be switching on in Northampton on Thursday 20th November 2014. The event will take place at the Market Square in Northampton town centre and is being hosted by Stewart and Natalie from the Heart Radio Breakfast Show. The event will start at 5.30pm and will consist of [...]

Bonfire Night Food Ideas

By | November 5th, 2014|Bonfire Night, Food, Seasonal|

Bonfire Night came about in 1605 when Guy Fawkes, along with other members of the Gunpowder Plot Team, attempted to blow up the House of Lords using gunpowder to murder King James I. Guy Fawkes was arrested when he was found guarding the 36 barrels of gunpowder. To celebrate the survival of King James I, [...]

Smart Ideas for Halloween 2014

By | October 31st, 2014|Halloween, Seasonal|

Happy Halloween! Halloween is the perfect excuse to get dressed up and have some fun. At Smart Restaurants we have come up with some simple tips to throw a great halloween party. Dress Up Dressing up for Halloween can be very fun, no matter how old you are. You can choose to dress up as [...]

National Picnic Week – 16th – 22nd June 2014

By | June 18th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

At Smart Restaurants we often look at national days or weeks and like to look into what they are about. This week is National Picnic Week and with the weather getting warmer and the sun is making more of an appearance, therefore it is the perfect week to go out for a picnic. Picnic's are [...]

The Perfect Father’s Day – 15th June 2014

By | June 13th, 2014|Food, Pubs, Restaurants, Seasonal, Vegetarian|

Father's Day is one day of the year that you can spoil your father with lots of presents and show how much your appreciate all the many things that he does for you. This year we have the World Cup, so he may want a day of watching the various football matches that are on, [...]

England vs Italy – World Cup – 14th June 2014

By | June 13th, 2014|Food, Pubs, Seasonal, Takeaway|

The first Brazilian World Cup game for England starts on Saturday 14th June at 11pm. This is the start of the contest for our home team and many will be supporting the team around the country. Many people have already decorated their homes with England flags as well as having England flags on their cars. [...]

National BBQ Week – 26th May – 1st June 2014

By | May 30th, 2014|Restaurants, Seasonal, Takeaway|

National BBQ week is a way to celebrate the summer that will soon be here. Unfortunately Britain is rather unpredictable when it comes to the weather so we can only hope for the sunshine and the warmer weather. The weekend may surprise us with some pre-summer heat and this will be a great excuse to [...]

British Sandwich Week 11th – 17th May 2014

By | May 15th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

British Sandwich Week runs from the 11th-17th May 2014. In association with British Sandwich Week there is a charity event running under the name of "Good for Everyone", raising money for various charities such as MacMillan Cancer Support and Breakthrough Breast Cancer. With this many retailers can get involved and raise money through sandwiches that they sell [...]

National Doughnut Week 10th – 17th May 2014

By | May 14th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

National Doughnut Week National Doughnut Week is an organised charity event in the UK, to raise money towards The Children's Trust. The Children's Trust is a charity that supports children with brain injury as well as multiple disabilities. For National Doughnut Week many local bakeries and cafés will be selling doughnuts and will donate the [...]