All Day Dining Sees A Facelift At Spike + Earl

There are key barometers to monitor if you want to discover the next area where house prices are about to skyrocket.

January 11, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars

Prepare To Swoon As Southam Street Brings Glamour To Golborne Road

The unstoppable duo behind the critically-lauded 108 Garage, Luca Longobardi, and Chris Denney have recently opened their second venture, Southam Street.

January 8, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars

Discover the tradition of South African braai cooking at Hammer and Tongs

Not many people would have heard of braai cooking in London.

January 1, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars

A Magical Medley Of Elixirs and Potions At The Booking Office

If you are looking for a magical venue to sample bewitching cocktails, there is no better place than at The Booking Office.

December 18, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Cantina Laredo The Guacamole Aficionado

Being part of a restaurant group and an American institution hasn’t always been beneficial to Cantina Laredo’s credentials since opening over 7 years ago, so it wasn’t a surprise to see they had conducted a significant rebranding recently along with an updated menu and a slick renovation of their dining spaces.

December 13, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

A Masterclass In Fine Dining From Monica Galetti, Mere

When you’ve worked for years under the tutelage of the great Michel Roux Jr at Le Gavroche and also on the ever popular TV show, Masterchef, it takes a brave soul to journey out into the notoriously fickle London restaurant scene with your first restaurant.

November 27, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Experience A Yuletide Feast With A Difference At Mango Tree, London

Being tasked with organising your office Christmas party can be a taxing affair, as you fight for the best venues and finding a menu that caters to all tastes at the right price.

November 26, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Garvey Strikes Gold With Rambla Soho

La Rambla, perhaps the most famous of all of Barcelona’s boulevards, has found a distant relation located on perhaps one of Soho’s most notable streets, Dean Street.

November 20, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Eastern Promises Fulfilled At Shikumen, Shepherd’s Bush

Shikumen can be translated to “stone gate” in Mandarin and it is a unique style of housing in Shanghai and was particularly prevalent during the golden era of the 1940s when it was widely regarded as the Paris of the East.

November 19, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

World Vegan Month Taken To New Heights, Bokan

Celebrate World Vegan Month with a carefully curated tasting menu at Bokan – Veganism is very much in vogue at the moment with dedicated street food markets popping up as well as restaurants offering dedicated vegan menus for the health and ethically-conscious diners.

November 18, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

It’s All In The Details, Polo Bar At The Westbury Hotel

Polo Bar at The Westbury – Delivering understated luxury for discerning drinkers in Mayfair The Westbury is one of my favourite hotels in London because it manages to deliver 5-star luxury in one of the most efficiently discreet way possible.

November 13, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Everything’s Coming Up Roses At LIMA Floral, Covent Garden

LIMA Floral is sister to Michelin starred restaurant LIMA in Fitzrovia, yet it’s by no means outshone by its older and flashier sibling.

November 12, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Bohemian Backdrop With Inventive Cuisine, 108 Garage

Remember the name: Chris Denny from 108 Garage – One joyous lunch is all that is required to convince you that a chef like Chris Denney will be going places in the not too distant future.

November 8, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Less Mullets More Mezcal, Café Pacifico Defies The Test Of Time, Covent Garden

Mexican restaurants in London are just like buses, you wait for one and then three come along at once.

November 1, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

A Fish Supper At Chamberlain’s, Leadenhall Market

The City has long been overlooked as a place to visit for dinner, it’s often thought that all you would find in your search would be; steak, suits, full bodied reds and a hefty bill.

October 29, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Saiphin Moore Brings Authentic Laotian Cuisine To Covent Garden

Restauranteur and chef Saiphin Moore has already enjoyed tremendous success with her famous Rosa’s Thai Cafe throughout London (there are 10 so far), but with Lao Café, she has delivered her most intimate and personal creation yet.

October 22, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Taking Informal Gourmet Dining To New Heights, Jean-Georges at The Connaught Hotel

  When you think of takeaway pizza, you might think Pizza Express or if you are lowering your standards, Pizza Hut, but now you have another choice, The Connaught Hotel.

October 22, 2017 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars

Golden Dragon Arrives At Bang Bang, Colindale

One of the main highlights of the newly opened, Bang Bang Oriental Foodhall complex is their headline restaurant, Golden Dragon.

October 18, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars

Breaking All The Rules Of The Kitchen Does Flavour Bastard, Soho 

Flavour Bastard, dividing diners over more than how to best split the cheque.

October 14, 2017 | Restaurants & Bars