Peckham Scores A Foodie Hat-trick With Coal Rooms

Coal Rooms from the team that has been taking over the dining scene in Peckham by storm with Aside and Spike + Earl, have opened arguably their best restaurant in the trilogy yet.

March 5, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Polished Portuguese Finesse At Londrino, London Bridge

From cold Arinto whites to gutsy Douro reds, the rising star from Leiria brings the finest tipples from Portugal to the neighbourly streets of Bermondsey.

February 21, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Celebrate Chinese New Year At The TING Lounge, Shangri-La Hotel

Londoners rarely need an excuse to celebrate, but with the arrival of Chinese New Year and the Year of the Dog recently, sinophiles have been flocking to Chinese restaurants to indulge in some auspicious consumption.

February 18, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


From The East End To N1 Perilla, Newington Green

Fine dining has received a significant East London makeover with the launch of Perilla, the brainchild of dynamic duo Chef Ben Marks and front-of-house Matt Emmerson.

February 18, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


The Neighbourhood Restaurant Sparrow, Lewisham

They say the early bird catches the worm however in this case; you can skip the proverbial nonsense as Sparrow is definitely worth flying south of the river for.

February 6, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


An Urban Oasis Graces Lambeth, The Garden Cafe

In the world of cookie-cutter museum restaurants dominated by the likes of catering giants like Searcys, it was a refreshing surprise to stroll into the amicable The Garden Café at the newly redeveloped Garden Museum in Lambeth.

February 2, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


British Ingredients Take Centre Stage At Hunter 486

We all love visiting a boutique hotel because everything feels that much more personal and bespoke to your needs and it always has more of an artistic edge compared to large-scale chain hotels.

February 1, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Aside – It’s hard not to fall in love

Baldwin Ho trials new Peckham eatery, Aside.

January 28, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


A calculated success at Cube, Mayfair

Baldwin Ho reviews luxury Mayfair restaurant, Cube – a new addition to London’s premium Japanese scene.

January 26, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


Living The La Dolce Vita Lifestyle At Chucs, Westbourne Grove

There’s been a penchant for luxury clothing brands to open their own restaurants to further entice fickle shoppers to visit their stores.

January 18, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


30 Years In The Making And Still Delivering, Kensington Place

Kensington Place an iconic institution still standing strong after 30 years of excellence! Restaurants do not survive 30 years of business in the cut-throat world of the London dining scene without doing something right.

January 15, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


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