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Spuntino, 61 Rupert Street, Soho, London, W1D 7PW

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We loved this place from the minute we walked in the door. As co-founder Russell Norman said in a recent interview, ‘Once you’re in, you get a metaphorical hug’. We couldn’t put it… Continue reading

Edd Kimber, aka The Boy Who Bakes, Grilled!

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It has been non-stop for Edd since winning The Great British Bake Off  last year and we were so honoured to have him bake our wedding cake for us last month. We have… Continue reading

Opera Tavern, 23 Catherine Street, London, WC2B 5JS

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This post has been a long time coming, slightly to blame is Ben Mullock for making us eat so much food when we went to the restaurant. And getting married kind of got… Continue reading

Coco di Mama, 90 Fleet Street London, EC4Y 1DH

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Coco di Mama (Italian for Mama’s boy) is a welcome addition to Fleet Street, serving predominantly pasta but also a wide range of salads, baguettes, desserts and breakfasts. The stone-baked breakfast ciabattas with… Continue reading

Fox & Anchor, 115 Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London EC1M 6AA

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I’ve had my eye on this place for some time. I had been planning a secret birthday weekend for Ade’s 40th and needed somewhere to stay. The Fox & Anchor is a traditional… Continue reading

Ora, 6 Little Portland Street, London W1W 7JE

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Last week I finally got to satisfy my Thai cravings. Thai food is my all-time favourite (but not so for Adrian, he’s a wimp when it comes to any ‘heat’) and it’s been… Continue reading

Mexican Lasagne, inspired by The My Daddy Cooks book, by Nick Coffer

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This recipe is genius, we saw Nick and Archie, aka My Daddy Cooks make it at the Real Food Festival last Sunday. Archie made his own version, I recall it involved chocolate and… Continue reading

Dishoom Chowpatty Beach, A Sneak Preview. Queen Elizabeth Hall Terrace, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX

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Last week we were delighted and honoured to be given a sneak preview of Dishoom’s Chowpatty Beach pop up on the Southbank, it’s part of the Southbank Centre’s Festival of Britain’s 60th anniversary… Continue reading

Homemade Oreo cookies

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I wanted to make something for my mother in-law to-be for Mother’s Day (my mother is not an option, long and depressing story). On the way home from work on the train, I… Continue reading

#MEATEASY

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  How can something so scummy, be so cool? Last night we lost our #MEATEASY virginity. I haven’t been to New Cross in over ten years, it is just the same as I remember,… Continue reading

Sweet Things Cakery, 3 Primrose Hill Workshops, Oppidans Road, Primrose Hill, London NW3 3AG

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We were after a special cake for my mother in-law, brother in-law and my sister in-law’s husband’s birthdays. No pressure then. I had spent some time googling, and did a call out on… Continue reading

Water Lilies, Lifehouse Spa, Frinton Road Thorpe-le-Soken Essex CO16 0JD

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My only experience of spa food was at The Sanctuary, and I wasn’t very impressed. All I can recall is eating a plain piece of fish. The Water Lilies restaurant at the Lifehouse… Continue reading

Mooli’s, 50 Frith Street, Soho, London W1 DSQ ** MOOLIS IS CURRENTLY RELOCATING**

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Mooli’s. I have seen that word a million times on Twitter in the past few months, and tonight, we finally went. Once we were inside, I realised I didn’t know what was on… Continue reading

Valentines cocktails

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Got a jar of PERi PERi sauce knocking around? Wayne Collins, the celeb mixologist from BBC’s Something For The Weekend has created two unique cocktails with Nando’s Extra Extra Hot PERi-PERi Sauce as… Continue reading

Retro Recipes

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It was Boxing Day morning, we were awake early with yet another hangover in one of my cousin’s old bedrooms in Birmingham. All her old books and toys are still in the bedroom,… Continue reading

Afghan Kitchen, 35 Islington Green, London, N1 8DU

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I first went here in 2001 when I moved to London, and loved the simplicity of it, and the fact that it’s the only Afghan restaurant I have ever seen. I went back… Continue reading

Dishoom, 12 Upper St. Martin’s Lane, London WC2H 9FB

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Well, this has got to be one of our best dining experiences of the year, alongside The Table, for love and attention to food and the customer. It had been on ‘the hit… Continue reading

Tsuru, Bankside, 4 Canvey Street, SE1 9AN

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I am no longer at Katsu Curry Virgin. Ade and I had to venture back into work today, so we decided to cheer ourselves up at lunchtime and treat ourselves. And as part… Continue reading

Franny’s Pop Up, 11-13 Frith Street, W1D 4RB.

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Franny’s is a fab little pop up Italiany eatery in Soho, on the old Bertorelli site, serving a great easy menu. Named after a 1920’s Brazilian lap dancer, also an abbreviation of one… Continue reading

The Diner, 18 Ganton Street, London, W1

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I paid my third visit to The Diner in Soho on Sunday. Wish I’d known about it’s existence before, it’s a fab place for a shopping pit-stop, especially as there are branches in… Continue reading

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