Posted in Alfresco Dining Cocktails Coffee Counter Dining Informal Open Kitchen Portuguese Spitalfields

Taberna Do Mercado – revisited

I’ve not been to Portugal yet (feel free to judge), aside from a stag do in the Algarve, however it’s…

Posted in Cocktails Craft beer/ales Fried Chicken Informal Spitalfields

Absurd Bird – Review (Spitalfields) Twisted Southern US fare

Absurd Bird comes to Spitafields’s Commercial Street in March the year with the headline ‘bringing the soul – warming comfort food…

Posted in Cheap Eats Cocktails Informal Mexican Spitalfields

Lupita East – Review (Spitalfields) The Mexican adventure begins

The 2 floor, 130 seater Lupita East has been around since October 2012 which is based on Commercial St of Spitalfields and…

Posted in Curry East End Indian Informal No bookings Spitalfields

Gunpowder – Review (Spitalfields) My 3 visits – their chops are king

I’m not sure about everyone else, but when I think about curry (*British word sigh*) in the East End, my…

Posted in City Cocktails Informal Italian Open Kitchen Spitalfields

Canto Corvino – Review (Spitalfields) Modern Italian fare that surprises

I’m yet to dine and visit but the squad behind Manicomio who have restaurants in St Pauls and Chelsea have headed to…

Posted in Alfresco Dining East End Informal Open Kitchen Portuguese Spitalfields

Taberna Do Mercardo – Review (Old Spitalfields) My first Nuno Mendes experience

Nuno Mendes, born and raised in Lisbon first arrived in London in 2008, having trained at culinary school in San…