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Smokin’ Good And Not In The Big Smoke Either! | Brisket And Barrel, Sevenoaks

Brisket and Barrel, sounds like just another east-end hot smoke barbecue joint. But no, it’s all the way out in the ‘burbs – in Sevenoaks to be precise. ‘How the hell did you… Continue reading

Take a Butcher’s At Macellaio RC’s Spritzeria Menu | Union Yard Arches, London

A few doors down from our old haunt, The Lord Nelson pub where many a good night was had is Better Bankside’s Low Line project – part of the Union Yard Arches development… Continue reading

Two’s Company, Three’s Brilliant | Sack, The Devil’s Darling And Black Rock At The Napolean Hotel, 9 Christopher Street, London

Hidden gems are our thing. London is overrun with bars – some good, some bad and some we have fallen head over in heels in love with, only to be left broken-hearted when… Continue reading

Summer In The City | HKK’s Xiao Shu And Da Shu Menu, 88 Worship Street, London

One of our standout meals over the years was the incredible 10-course Chinese New Year celebratory menu at Michelin starred HKK. So when we found out that the restaurant by the Hakkasan group… Continue reading

Mövenpick – A Winner In Magical Marrakech | Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi

SO WHAT’S THE STORY? We love a hotel with history, even better when there’s a fascinating back story too and we really didn’t expect that the five-star Mövenpick hotel in Marrakech would have… Continue reading

It’s Gonna Be One Hells Of A Party | Camden Town Brewery Open Day At Its Brand New Brewery

You known the expression ‘couldn’t organise a knees-up in a brewery’? (I kept it clean, this is a family event.) Well it certainly doesn’t apply to the Camden Town Brewery, they’ve only gone and… Continue reading

24 Hours At The Ned | The Ned, 27 Poultry, London

Shortly after I’d booked a trip to Paris for our birthdays and Marrekech for an early anniversary treat, Ade declared that he wanted to go to The Ned. Like really wanted to go!… Continue reading

Shaken, Not Stirred | The New Caffè Nero Shaken Range

The weather this week has been scorchio! On Tuesday it was hotter in London than it was in Marrakech (and typically, we were actually in Marrakech). So while the country went back yard… Continue reading

#LoveBorough | El Pastór, Borough Market, London

During a meal with colleagues at Padella recently, we went around the table telling stories of times we’ve shed tears over food. And I’m not talking about as toddlers throwing tantrums – I… Continue reading

Paris In Two Days | A Food And Drink Guide

As is often the case with our travel stories, Paris had been on our wish list for quite some time. We live a mere fifteen minutes from Ebbsfleet international station but have always… Continue reading

Taste Residence In Da House | Taste of London, Regent’s Park, London

We’d had a strange 24 hours. One evening we were being treated to an exclusive The Taste Residence preview dinner, cooked by Michelin starred chef Ollie Dabbous amongst a select few journalists and… Continue reading

All Things Bright (Yellow) And Beautiful | Pococello Terrace at Cantina del Ponte

We’ve a real soft spot for a drop of limoncello – especially Pococello. We were first introduced to this lemony tipple whilst in Puglia when scouting the area for a suitable wedding venue.… Continue reading

Can You Handle It? | Limited Edition KFC Nashville Hot

Times they are a changin’! Well at KFC they are – albeit for a very limited time. For the first time in its long history, KFC has tried something different with its famous… Continue reading

I Heart Wines | A Wine Range For Those Who Know What They Love!

Well, you know that we love food (the clue’s in our title) so it shouldn’t surprise you that we love a glass (or two) of wine also. That’s why we got a little… Continue reading

Ducking Different | Duck & Waffle Local, 52 Haymarket, London

Five years on since opening, Duck & Waffle up in Heron Tower is still one of the places to go in London with bookings hard to come by. People come flocking for their… Continue reading

A Beast Of A Feast | Bala Baya, Old Union Yard Arches, Bankside London

Bala Baya, situated in the relatively new Old Union Yard Arches in Southwark, had been on our radar since it opened in mid-January – promising ‘authentic Middle Eastern cuisine in an environment designed… Continue reading

It’s Not So Tough In The ‘Outlaw Borough’ | Hawksmoor Borough, 16 Winchester Walk, London

My first experience of a Hawksmoor restaurant was a complete mystery to me, literally. For back in 2011, Saff had arranged a surprise birthday meal for me and my nearest and dearest at… Continue reading

Make Yourself At Home | Jikoni | 19-21 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London

Working in the hospitality industry means I have access to the CODE app and some amazing restaurant discounts – including 30% off food and drink at Jikoni – Ravinder Bhogal‘s restaurant in Marylebone.… Continue reading

Get Crafty | Craft London | Bookatable’s Feast On London Deal

So, Bookatable‘s latest range of deals are rather aptly named Feast On London. As we anticipated, choosing from the list of options is no mean feat – should we go for the Michelin-starred… Continue reading

I’m On The Top Of The World Lookin’ Down On… Canary Wharf | Bōkan At The Novotel, Canary Wharf

Since mid-December I’ve been waiting. Every Monday to Friday I was teased by the huge ‘opening soon’ signs on the façade of the new Novotel in Canary Wharf, well Marsh Wall to be… Continue reading

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