My Sunday Photo – 29th January 2017

This week it was my eldest son’s birthday, we dropped the little ones off at their nanny’s and went out for a ‘grown-up’ meal.

The place of choice was Myako Teppanyaki where the food is cooked right in front of you. It was really entertaining evening, the waiter told us everything he was doing, made jokes, played music with his cooking tools and even managed a few games with the guests around the table, like egg shell golf. Of course, he also set the cooking area alight which is what you can see in my photo. Whoosh, right in front of us, at least three times.

The food was fresh, tasty and with very little additions. Here you can see the chef cooking up our fish dishes including the lobster shells which he was calling baby crocodiles.

It was good watching him cook and my mouth was watering to get stuck in.

Dessert was dessert, you didn’t get a choice. Normally, while out, I’d go for the most decadent of desserts, with plenty of chocolate. However, this ice cream with fruit and mango sauce was a perfect way to end the meal, and it left me happy as well as knowing I’d not just added a couple of inches to my waistline.


Sunday Snap


  1. sarahmo3w
    January 29, 2017 / 6:18 am

    Sounds (and looks) like a delicious meal! Must have been very entertaining to have it cooked right in front of you. Happy birthday to your biggest boy!

  2. debsrandomwritings
    January 29, 2017 / 7:23 am

    Hi Anne, what a lovely way to spend a Birthday with your son! I have been known to eat where I know the desserts are the nicest, I'm not really a drinker so sugar is my thing! The dessert does look nice and light, perfect for after a meal.


  3. dadbloguk
    January 29, 2017 / 7:50 am

    Loving the first image. That was very eye catching indeed. #mysundayphoto

  4. shazjera
    January 29, 2017 / 8:52 am

    Wooaah. That looks fabulous. Entertainment indeed. x

  5. sarahwoodonline
    January 29, 2017 / 9:44 am

    Wow! What a great birthday treat,

  6. thefrenchiemummy
    January 29, 2017 / 10:49 am

    wow! I would love to have some food there #Sunday Snap

  7. January 29, 2017 / 10:53 am

    I've never been for tepenyaki but I think I'd love to go at least once!

  8. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:28 am

    Thank you, I'm still trying to get over that my son has turned 29!!

  9. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:30 am

    I'm trying to keep my sugar levels down at the moment so it's probably best they didn't' have more on offer.

  10. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:31 am

    Thank you, we were so close to the fire it was a little scary…and very hot!

  11. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:36 am

    It was, such a lovely evening celebration.

  12. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:36 am

    It was indeed, I think the birthday boy was happy, he really enjoyed his lobster anyway.

  13. Anne
    January 29, 2017 / 11:37 am

    It really was special

  14. January 29, 2017 / 11:37 am

    It is a really great experience, I'd go again for sure.

  15. topsyturvytribe
    January 29, 2017 / 11:53 am

    The fire picture is amazing. The food looks fab too! #mysundayphoto

  16. susankmann
    January 29, 2017 / 12:26 pm

    I love that first picture, what a great capture. Looks delish. Yummy. #MySundayphoto

  17. coombemill
    January 29, 2017 / 1:28 pm

    Lovely to have a chance of a grown up meal alone

  18. January 29, 2017 / 3:30 pm

    It must have been like having your own personal chef! I love that you managed to catch a photo of the flames too #MySundayPhoto

  19. January 30, 2017 / 12:01 pm

    Lovely photos! The flames look amazing. Getting out without the kids is pretty nice too! I'm glad to hear you had a lovely time.

  20. January 30, 2017 / 7:35 pm

    It sounds like a wonderful way to celebrate….I hope your son had a fantastic birthday! x

  21. nessjibberjabberuk
    January 30, 2017 / 10:06 pm

    I find it quite exciting to see the flames when cooking but only when someone else is in charge! Happy birthday to your son.

  22. liquoriceuk
    February 2, 2017 / 10:07 pm

    Love these photos – such fun to see the food being cooked in front of you and that dessert looks delicious. I went to a Teppanyaki restaurant for a friend's birthday several years ago and it was a fun experience – your photos make me think I should do it again! 🙂

  23. victoria welton
    February 4, 2017 / 11:44 pm

    That looks like a gorgeous meal. Happy Belated Birthday to your son. That first photo is beautiful. Sorry I am so late!! #MySundayPhoto

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