Spanish Highs At Pizarro, Bermondsey

With numerous cookbooks to his name, José Pizarro is as famous a celebrity chef as most on the London restaurant scene.

July 23, 2018 | Food & Drink


Yakitori And Karaoke At Jidori, Covent Garden

After a recent trip to Tokyo, I rediscovered my love of Japanese food which in fairness, hasn’t been best represented in London.

July 12, 2018 | Food & Drink


Lost + Found pop-up hits Soho this week

Coming to London for the first time, all the way from Nicosia in Cyprus, the innovative drinkery, Lost + Found is popping up for a limited time at the newly revamped ‘The Den’ at 100 Wardour Street, offering Londoners the chance to sample their acclaimed cocktail menu first-hand.

June 5, 2018 | Food & Drink


Introducing The Coral Room 

Located a five-minute walk from Tottenham Court Road and situated within the recently refurbished Sir Edward Lutchen’s-designed Bloomsbury Hotel, The Coral Room and salon bar is a notable re-imagining of what was once just a hotel lobby.

May 23, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


A Home From Home, West Hampstead

Ham is the old English word for home and Hampstead literally means “homestead”, so you can imagine what the owners of the new restaurant Ham in West Hampstead were aiming for with their new brainchild.

April 30, 2018 | Food & Drink


An Unexpected Dinner in Mayfair with Heineken

Tyler Kenny takes us to an Unexpected Dinner in London’s Mayfair, hosted by Heineken.

February 7, 2018 | Food & Drink


An afternoon feast to savour at Emmeline’s Lounge, Conrad London

Conrad London only used the best ingredients for its afternoon tea at Emmeline’s Lounge.

January 14, 2018 | Food & Drink


Stimulate your senses with a diptyque afternoon tea at Hotel Café Royal London

Afternoon tea just got a sophisticated makeover through diptyque’s iconic wintry fragrances.

January 13, 2018 | Food & Drink


Go Organic For Christmas

Christmas is all about indulging in food and drink and spending time with your friends and family.

December 11, 2017 | Food & Drink


The Proof Is In The Blend, Mount Gay Rum

Experiencing the oldest rum in existence with Mount Gay Rum – There was no hesitation on our part when we were invited recently to an audience with Mount Gay’s Master Blender, Allen Smith for a masterclass in rum blending.

November 12, 2017 | Food & Drink


The Art Of Blending With Chivas Regal, Bethnal Green

With London Cocktail Week now just a hazy blur, Chivas Regal offers a pretty neat way of getting over it.

October 22, 2017 | Food & Drink


Chocolate Dust Dash: The Chocolate Cocktail We All Need To Try

This week is National Chocolate Week (9-15th October) so we all have the perfect excuse to indulge, and we have the perfect treat for you – a decadent chocolate cocktail.

October 10, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Raise Money for Barnardo’s via Cocktail & Dessert

This month, The Botanist have partnered with Barnardo’s – the UK’s leading children’s charity, to create a show-stopping cocktail and mouth-watering sharing dessert with £1 from each going straight to the charity.

September 26, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Rémy Martin XO Revealed Experience

We recently journeyed deep into The Vaults at The Royal Society of Arts for an immersive and multi-sensory experience as we discovered the joys of Rémy Martin XO.

September 23, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Lahpet – The kind of place that you feel cool just knowing about

Located on an obscure little backstreet in the depths of London Fields, Lahpet is the kind of place that you feel cool just knowing about.

September 21, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Doughnut Time

Iconic Australian doughnut makers: Doughnut Time are launching in the UK next month and we were lucky enough to test some of their new flavours.

September 18, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Saunter into a seafood paradise at Fancy Crab

Restaurants that dedicate themselves to one particular type of food fascinates diners because you wonder what kind of dishes they might come up with for appetisers, main courses and desserts.

August 20, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Le Dîner en Blanc returns to London

Returning, this time another year older, the city of London will host Le Dîner en Blanc, which celebrates its fourth year in the capital.

August 18, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Chinese Food Festival

Chinese cuisine is one of the most diverse offerings you can find in the world with variations from the spicy delights of Sichuan to the intricate preparation of Cantonese dishes.

August 18, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Tea Room – 1960s Hong Kong in London’s Soho

As hidden speakeasy-type establishments go, you couldn’t get a greater contrast than Bun House and Tea Room on the ever-popular part of Soho that is Greek Street.

August 14, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle