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Review: Wee Toast Tours

Wee Toast Tours
Wee Toast Tours is Belfast's latest and greatest cycle tour of the city, and the best part? Not only can you have a wee drink while you do it, it's highly encouraged. If you've been to any major... more

Report: The MAC gets Christmassy!

Christmas at The MAC
A slightly ambiguous title I know, but let me explain.  On Thursday The MAC unveiled all manner of Christmassy treats for the festive season, so I took Pastiebap Jr to see what they had on offer. ... more

Preview: Belfast Burlesque Festival

Burlesque
This coming weekend (28th-30th November) sees the inaugural Belfast Burlesque Festival take place in the Black Box.   The Friday night sees the newcomers try out their moves in front of a live crowd... more

News: Belfast Brothers to Open Cereal Cafe

Cereal Killer Cafe
A couple of years ago I accidentally spent my birthday watching a film on Netflix called Flakes about a cereal bar in New Orleans. It's a really weird film, and Zooey Deschanel stars in it, so that... more

Preview: A Plastic Rose Headline Free Homecoming Show!

A plastic rose
We've just received this brilliant news about local lads A Plastic Rose coming home to headline a free gig this Christmas. We're loving their latest single and recently featured it on the site.  You... more

10 Things To Do In Northern Ireland This Week (17th – 23rd November)

CS Lewis
As per usual, the lovely people from the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) have put together a list of 10 great things to do this week. Here they are: Bangor Christmas Lights Switch On, Bangor... more

#NIMusic Tune For The Weekend: A Plastic Rose – Move Islands

A Plastic Rose
The lads of A Plastic Rose have a new tune and video out called Move Islands(you can buy it from their site).  It's a wee cracker, uplifting and anthemic, I'm really enjoying... more

Food Review: Stix & Stones

Stix and Stones
Anyone who knows us at all will know that at PastieBap.com we just love to eat. Especially if that food is steak and especially at novelty restaurants. So it's quite surprising that it took us so... more

Food Review: Sugar Rays Smoke house

Sugar Rays
Tales had met my ears for a while about Sugar Rays Smoke House, but as it’s out at Dundonald (and a little bit out of my usual area) it took a bit longer than usual before I was able to go and... more

News: Alistair Hamill Photography Guide

Alistair Hamill
If you don't already know about NI photographer Alistair Hamill, then you should probably check out his website. Producing amazing landscape photography of some of Northern Ireland's most... more