Emma Fite Wassilak

Emma has written 4 articles for Nouse

Buzz bar, 37-39 swinegate


ave. food price: £12
Ave. drink price: £5

The first impression upon walking into Buzz is Yuppie (yes, capital Y), thanks to the modern décor, the strange neon lighting and the weird music

These heels are made for walking?

High heels give joy and pain to fashionistas worldwide. Trainer-devotee Emma Fite-Wassilak trades her Converse for stilettos for a week…

Ate O’Clock, 13a High Ousegate

Easy to miss unless you’re looking for it, Ate O’Clock is tucked away in between the shops on High Ousegate. Upon entrance, the décor manages to give a vibe of casual but chic —and the menu reflects that. It offers such typical options as steak and chips, intermingled with more posh items such as smoked salmon terrine on a smoked paprika crôute with pineapple salsa

Meltons Too, 25 Walmgate

A laid-back café-bar bistro version of the more formal (and expensive) Melton’s on Scarcroft road, Melton’s too prides itself in using local produce and meats whenever possible. Thus the drinks list is quite extensive, and although the cheapest bottle of wine is 11.95, they’ll sell it to you in half-litre or glass form as well.