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Flat White Martini, A (Belated) Tribute To A Legend

Richard Arthur ‘Dick’ Bradsell was so much more than a bartender. Not only was he known for his inventive work with cocktails but also as a talented writer. Described as the ‘cocktail king’… Continue reading

Sunshine On A Rainy Day | Sugar Dumplin, The Atrium, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3QL

Easy like Sunday morning, as Mr Richie sang. Although there was nothing easy about this particular Sunday morning, apart from the prospect of an early lunch at Sugar Dumplin. Firstly there were a… Continue reading

There’s A New Monster In Town | Bunzilla, The New Special From Byron Hamburgers

Poor Fred Smith – Byron’s head chef, he has to travel the world in search of inspiration for new specials, must be horrendous for him. His most recent trip to Japan has resulted… Continue reading

Chops Away! | Blacklock, 24 Great Windmill Street, Soho, London W1D 7LG

I felt I’d given ourselves enough time to recover from the last no reservations restaurant we visited before heading to another* – Blacklock. Founded by a few ex-employees from one of our favourite… Continue reading

Trulli Lovely | Pulia, 36a & 36b Stoney Street, London SE1 9LB

We absolutely adore the region of Puglia in the relatively untouched heel of Italy. Home to whitewashed towns with trulli – unique stone huts with conical roofs. We fell in love with it… Continue reading

Bowled Over | All Star Lanes Bayswater, 6 Porchester Gardens, London W2 4DB

I used to go bowling a lot and I mean a lot! Every weekend from the age of about ten to around fifteen, my Saturday would involve a morning movie, a frame or… Continue reading

#‎YearOfTheTaco‬ | Spring Taco Specials At Wahaca

Where else to try the new Wahaca specials than the Wahaca Southbank Experiment? Previously Dishoom’s Chowpatty Beach and built from eight recycled shipping containers (we have a thing for shipping containers). In case… Continue reading

Nice To Meat You | Kansas City BBQ Brunch At Bodean’s, 201 City Road, EC1V 1JN

If you’re in or around the area of Old Street, we have some good news for you. Bodean’s, one of London’s original BBQ restaurants, has launched a ‘Brunch-B-Que’ at their new Old Street… Continue reading

3 Things To Do While You’re Waiting For A Table At Hoppers

Time is the one thing that we are all lacking in our lives. No one wants to waste a second of it queuing for a restaurant, yet we put ourselves through this pain… Continue reading

We Can Wok It Out | Dan Doherty’s School of Wok Takeover, 61 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HG

As much as we (well, I) love cooking, the prospect of visiting a cookery school has never really appealed, I did one once with a friend and can’t recall a single thing that… Continue reading

Back To The Beginning | Blueprint Café, Design Museum, Shad Thames, London SE1 2YD

It’s very rare that we revisit restaurants. Sure, we have maybe a handful that we return to fairly regularly, but as a rule we never seem to have the time (or money) especially… Continue reading

Victoria’s Secret | M Victoria Street, 3 Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6SQ

Google describes the all-purpose M restaurant on Victoria Street as ‘a glossy, happening scene with two restaurants (grill and raw), a clubby bar and an attached wine store.’ Had I read this beforehand… Continue reading

‘So we cool?’ ‘Yeah, we cool.’ | Pulp Fiction At The Gaucho Film Club

‘Hamburgers: the cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast.’ I couldn’t agree more with Jules Winnfield’s words of wisdom, I even have the t-shirt to prove it. When we stumbled across a themed menu whose… Continue reading

Dazed And Confused | Hoppers, 49 Frith Street, London, W1D 4SG

We’re OBVIOUSLY not comparing ourselves in the slightest, but we totally get why Fay Maschler visits a restaurant at least twice before she reviews. Our visit to Hoppers a couple of weeks ago,… Continue reading

RECIPES: The Blue Dragon Challenge | Easy Blue Dragon Thai & Chinese Meals

We are guilty of being lazy cooks the majority of the time, we hold our hands up to it. With little spare time during the week, it’s far easier for me to knock… Continue reading

Bye Bye Moderation, Hello Indulgence | Westfield Indulgence 2016, In Association with M&S

Like you even need an excuse to visit either of the Westfield shopping centres in London. But if you do then you could do a lot worse than popping along to their Indulgence… Continue reading

The Black Velvet Cocktail With Guinness & Moët & Chandon Champagne

The famous Black Velvet cocktail was invented back in 1861 at Brooks’s Club in London. After the death of Prince Albert everyone was overcome with emotion and the story goes that the steward… Continue reading

Say Eye I Love You This Valentine’s Day At Hoi Polloi | Ace Hotel, 100 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6JQ

Fancy something sweet and a little light-hearted this V Day? The infamous googly-eyed teacakes served at Hoi Polloi‘s afternoon tea have had a bit of a Valentine’s Day makeover. They’re said to be great… Continue reading

Bread Street Gives You Wings | Wingmans Bread St. Bar Sessions, Bread Street Kitchen, One New Change, London EC4M 9AJ

Next in line at the Bread St Bar Sessions at Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen is Wingmans – the UK’s very first authentic ‘Wingery’. The Bread St Bar Sessions is a series of pop-ups… Continue reading

Giving It Both Barrels | Shotgun BBQ, 26 Kingly Street, London W1B 5QD

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, unless you have 7,000 hours in the day and (£7,000 in the bank), it’s pretty impossible to keep up with all new restaurants popping… Continue reading

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