Off Piste Trip To Lodge d’Argent, Coq d’Argent City

The Christmas lights are glowing, mince pies are at the ready and the weather has taken a frosty turn.

December 13, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Candid Interview: Giacomo Longo, founder Ritorno Group

Candid’s Adam Zorgani sits down with Giacomo Longo, founder of the Ritorno Group.

December 13, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Dalloway Terrace – Festive Afternoon Tea

Candid’s Adam Zorgani reviews Dalloway Terrace and its new look for Christmas.

December 1, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Hospitality Entrepreneur Luca Maggiora talks nightclubs and Italian grandmothers’ secret recipes 

Candid’s Adam Zorgani sat down with Luca Maggiora at the Four Seasons Hotel in Mayfair to discuss his background, what led him to go from finance to being a club and restaurant owner and what his plans are next.

November 18, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


Two Is Perfect Company Blanchette, Shoreditch

Blanchette is a restaurant amongst friends, and by that I mean, it’s a kind of place that gets recommended by word-of-mouth, much like all of London’s best kept secrets.

November 7, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Amazonian Flare At Zuaya, Kensington

In case you haven’t heard, sharing plates are very much in vogue on London’s culinary scene.

November 1, 2018 | Food & DrinkRestaurants & Bars


Balearic Beach Dining Chiringuito Blue, Ibiza

There are a lot of beach bars and restaurants in Ibiza, but very few match the cool, sophisticated vibe of Chiringuito Blue.

October 29, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Review: 108 Pantry’s new English country garden high tea

Candid’s Adam Zorgani visits Marylebone to test drive the new high tea menu from 108 Pantry.

September 27, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


Italian Gin Brunch Passo, Shoreditch

Shoreditch has always been more known for its vibrant nightlife than its brunch offerings, but things are changing with the likes of Passo opening recently and bringing a touch of the tranquil Italian way of life to hectic east London.

September 17, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Feya – Eclectic Pastries, Pastel Colours and Soothing Floral Displays

A visit to Feya cafe in Marylebone will prove that the classic English language-idiom ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’ to be alive and well.

August 31, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


Brother Marcus – A Restaurant’s Coming of Age

Baldwin Ho reviews Brother Marcus – the newest food offering in London’s Angel.

August 30, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


A British revamp at London’s iconic Bluebird

Candid’s Baldwin Ho test drives the British-honed menu at Bluebird.

August 26, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


Review: Quaglino’s Sunday Roast

Located just off Piccadilly, Quaglino’s first opened its doors almost ninety years ago, first becoming  popular in the 1930s.

August 23, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Kerbside Appeal San Carlo London, St James

Struck by a heatwave, London basked in uncomfortable temperatures for months showing very few signs of letting up.

August 16, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


A Reason For A Staycation, Roast Borough Market

A haven to award winning stalls and street-food vendors, Borough Market is renowned for its impressive selection of gourmet cuisine.

August 3, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Fiercely British Fare With A Towering View, Sargeants Mess

Acclaimed chef, Mark Sargeant knows a thing or two about opening new restaurants having worked closely on various openings at Gordon Ramsay Holdings pub and he was the head chef at Gordon Ramsay at Claridge’s during their golden years around 2001-2008.

August 3, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Monkeying Around In Mayfair, MNKY HSE

MNKY HSE, whilst the name is phonetically challenging, the venue stands true to its mantra in delivering; Latin American cuisine re-imagined in a cavernous, vibrant, energetic and edgy location.

July 10, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Flavour Paradise at Black Roe, Mayfair

Pacific Rim cuisine has traditionally been criminally underserved in London bar the casual dining poké bars for a grab and go lunch.

July 6, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


A Touch Of Gold At Bob Bob Ricard, Soho

It was quite the coup d’état when the iconic restaurant that is Bob Bob Ricard landed Eric Chavot to oversee their famous kitchen bringing his two Michelin-starred experience from his days back at the Capital Hotel.

July 5, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


A Xian Discovery At Murger Hanhan, Mayfair

The rapid diversification of the London culinary scene continues apace with the opening of restaurants like Murger Han in Mayfair.

July 3, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars