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A Steak With A View | Gillray’s Steakhouse and Bar, London Marriott Hotel County Hall

Sometimes only a proper steak dinner will do and it was Gillray’s that rescued me from an enforced fortnight of soup and salads. We have had to be very careful with our food recently,… Continue reading

That’s (Speak)Easy For You To Say | Blind Spot’s Speakeasy Cocktail Tea, St Martins Lane hotel

Last week was National Afternoon Tea Week (14-20 August). As always we are willing to jump on a trend and join in the fun and where better a place to have fun than… 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

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

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

#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

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

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

Last Night A Taco Saved My Life | Breddos Tacos London EC1

OK, so that heading is a little dramatic but Breddos Tacos rescued what could have been a very disappointing evening. I had even got to work early so that I could escape my… Continue reading

A Piemonte-Inspired Menu at TOZI – For One Week Only

London’s specialty cicchetti restaurant and bar TOZI is launching a limited-edition menu inspired by the culinary delights of Italy’s Piedmont region from the 3rd – 9th April. Located in the north west of… Continue reading

Do Believe The Hype | Padella, 6 Southwark Street, London

Once again, we were late to the party, leaving it a little while for the hype to ease and the queues likewise. Padella, in case you don’t know, is a pasta bar by… Continue reading

Wal Worth It | Louie Louie, 347 Walworth Road, London

When I typed ‘Louie Louie‘ into Google for a little background info, top of the page was the song of the same name performed by The Kingsman. I had no idea that this… Continue reading

Picture Restaurant, Marylebone, London | Bookatable Star Deals

Any restaurant-goer not aware of Bookatable’s Star Deals is seriously missing out. I mean, they’ve got deals at The Ritz, Hawksmoor and now even the renowned River Cafe has joined the list. The… Continue reading

Get Steamy | Signature Collaboration Series With Som Saa At Shuang Shuang

The most raved about Thai restaurant in London – som saa have joined forces with Chinese hot pot specialists, Shuang Shuang on Shaftesbury Avenue as part of their Signature Collaboration Series. som saa… Continue reading

Le Coq Spread Their Wings | Le Coq, Islington, London

Le Coq in Islington is a rare gem – and when we say that, we mean that wholeheartedly, it’s especially lovely to visit at this time of year. We first discovered them a… Continue reading

A Life Saver, Well Kind Of… | Social Pantry Café, Battersea, London

So how can a little café in Battersea – the Social Pantry, be such a turning point for me? Let me try to explain. Last week all started out fairly normally, Monday was… Continue reading

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