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Brighton Up Your Life | 64 Degrees, 53 Meeting House Lane, Brighton

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With 2016 so full of doom and gloom – particularly heavy on the death front, we decided to make 2017 about having a bit more fun and going to more places (especially places… Continue reading

B.Y.O.C. ft.James Cochran, London, W1D 7LB | + WIN A Meal For Two!

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Regular readers of our ramblings will know by now just how much we love a cocktail. And those of you who know about great and inventive cocktails should know all about B.Y.O.C. If… Continue reading

The Best Things Come In Small Packages | Oldroyd, 344 Upper Street, London, N1 0PD

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When Polpo‘s chef director, Tom, went it alone to open Oldroyd, it was only ever going to be a great restaurant. However we possibly underestimated just how good it would be. London was… Continue reading

The Table Café – Not All About The Brunch… | 83 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0HX

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We’re not even going to try and pretend that we don’t have a special place in our hearts for The Table Café. It was one of the first restaurant reviews we wrote for… Continue reading

Viva La Revolution (Part 2) | Tapas Revolution Shoreditch, 58 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 8JW

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I’ve often perched at the bar at Tapas Revolution in Bluewater. Either by myself for a sweet glass of café bombón coffee (for a mid-shop boost), with the kids for a churros treat… Continue reading

Put this on your restaurant bucket list | The Palomar, 34 Rupert Street, London, W1D 6DN

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We eat out a lot (obviously) and despite seeking out restaurants that we anticipate loving rather than just liking, a lot of the time we are left a little deflated. We’ve eaten at… Continue reading

The toast of India | The summer toastie menu at Cinnamon Soho, 5 Kingly Street, London W1B 5PF

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Sometimes, but not often enough, we try something and think ‘why has this not been done before?’ like when we discovered the Potato Dog (a hotdog encased in fluffy potato) or most recently… Continue reading

Smokin’ | Ember Yard, 60 Berwick Street, London W1F 8SU

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We were looking forward to visiting Ember Yard, really looking forward to visiting. Marina had given it a gushing review in her Guardian column, and a respected friend in the hospitality industry said… Continue reading

N-N-N-N-Nineteen, Nineteen | Diciannove, 19 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 8DB

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It’s funny how certain spaces give off certain vibes. As we entered the lobby via some revolving doors I was none the wiser. Even when I noticed one restaurant to our left and… Continue reading

Cinnamon Soho Easter menu, 5 Kingly Street, London W1B 5PF

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You’ve heard the phase ‘Christmas has come early’. For us it was Easter that came early… We were invited back to Cinnamon Soho to sample Vivek Singh’s Easter egg-inspired menu and inspired it was too. (Read… Continue reading

Cinnamon Soho, 5 Kingly Street, London W1B 5PF

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Cinnamon Soho was not what we expected. I guess after visiting sister restaurant Cinnamon Kitchen near Liverpool Street, we thought the latest offering from the group would be quite glitzy and special. It… Continue reading

The Fat of the Land, 35 New Cavendish Street, London, W1G 9TR *THIS RESTAURANT HAS NOW CLOSED*

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*THIS RESTAURANT HAS NOW CLOSED* When a visit to a restaurant involves walking past both MEATliquor and Tommi’s Burger Joint, we knew we’d just spend the night hankering after a dirty burger, washed… Continue reading

Comptoir Libanais Soho, 59 Broadwick Street, London, W1F 9QQ

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It seems to us that the trend of street food is going nowhere fast. Even Comptoir Libanais is joining in with some typical Middle Eastern street food dishes on their menu. Their Facebook… Continue reading

Spice Market. W London, Leicester Square. 10 Wardour St. London W1D 6QF

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When we were invited to Spice Market to check out their menu and have a mini masterclass, I had a similar feeling as when we went to Aqua, that it may be a… Continue reading

Aqua Nueva, 240 Regent Street (entrance 30 Argyll St), London, W1B 3BR

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Less than 24 hours after arriving back from Barcelona we headed for dinner at the lavish and indulgent Aqua Nueva, part of the renowned Hong Kong-based restaurant group. Exhausted and with the holiday… Continue reading

EnoClub Polpo Covent Garden, 6 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7NA

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Now, we are not experts on wine by any stretch of the imagination. Sure we drink the stuff (maybe too much) and know a few names, but that’s about it… I could also… Continue reading

Trullo, 300 – 302 St Paul’s Road, London N1 2LH

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Trullo has been on our list for a long time, and even more so since getting married last summer at Trullo Fico, this beautiful house in Puglia (a trullo is a is a… Continue reading

Mishkin’s, 25 Catherine Street, London WC2B 5JS

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Ah, another Russell Norman (and friend and business partner Richard Beatty) success, his fith London restaurant, after the mega-successful Polpo, Polpetto, da Polpo and Spuntino,. I saw a tweet from Norman fan @AdamHyman29… Continue reading

Christmas at Dishoom, 2 Upper St Martin’s Lane, London WC2H 9FB

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It’s almost our one year Dishoom anniversary. I vividly remember our first visit back in December 2010 with our friend Keith, and it’s remained a special place in our hearts ever since. Becoming their… Continue reading

SUDA, 23 Slingsby Place, St. Martin’s Courtyard, London WC2E 9AB

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Thai restaurant group Patara has opened a new all-day dining restaurant in the newish St Martin’s Courtyard. SUDA features the UK’s first Som Tam bar – unripened green papaya, seasoned with dried shrimp… Continue reading

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