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Caravan Bankside – Review – coffee roasters with an international larder…

What drew me to Caravan was hearing about its huge reputation for being the Antipodean coffee roasters with an international…

Posted in Gastronoughts Good for dates Informal Italian North of the River Pasta

Trullo – Islington – Sublime pasta cookery can be had..

Trullo the Italian job of North London has been around since June 2010. It’s run by Jordan Frieda, an alumni…

Posted in Barbeque Good for Groups Informal London Bridge Smoked meats

Texas Joes – Review – A Decent Bit of BBQ?

London right about now a place where you’re guaranteed a decent bit of barbecue. Texas Joe’s, a stone throw away…

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Bento Cafe – Camden – Does it taste good?

I was first introduced to Bento Cafe around 15 years ago by an old flame who got my taste in…

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Brew Cafe – Review – Exploring Brunch Culture

My idea of a good brunch involves soul enriching dim sum and a whole load of dark pu erh tea…

Posted in Counter Dining Covent Garden Good for dates Informal No bookings Open Kitchen

The Barbary Review – Some of London’s Greatest Eating Pleasures

The Barbary is neatly placed in the quaintly cobbled Neal’s Yard. It’s the sister outpost of the much lauded Palomar, which…

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Foleys Fitzrovia – Review – Fun in Fitzrovia, An Umami Hose Down

Foleys is the brain child of Head Chef Mitz Vora, a former sous-chef of the much lauded Paloma. He creates…

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Hakkasan – Hanway Place, Posh Cantonese Classics

Hakkasan Mayfair, the sister restaurant to Hakkasan Hanway Place (2011), first started trading in November 2010. Within a year of…

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A.Wong – Review – Peddling Dim Sum In Pimlico

What I’ve noticed about Cantonese food in London is a transcending trajectory away from the Essex fake-tan shade gone wrong…

Posted in Dress to impress Formal French Good for dates Good for Groups Posh Nosh

Bleeding Heart – Review – Farringdon, A Bistro with a bloody history

Since 1983, the Bleeding Heart has been serving bistro style French cuisine in their low ceilinged basement dining room. The…