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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…

Posted in Cheap Eats Craft beer/ales Essex Gastropub Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Pizza

The Kings Head Ongar Review – If Like Me, You See People Watching As A Spectator Sport

Truth be told, The Kings Head wasn’t a fortuitous find I stumbled upon; I’m here visiting a local mate who…

Posted in Cheap Eats Counter Dining Glasgow Informal Japanese

Temaki Glasgow – The Spurious Offspring Of Mexico And Japan?

Temaki means ‘hand rolled’ goodness made out of a single sheet of nori; sushi rice and a m manner of…

Posted in Cheap Eats Counter Dining Craft beer/ales Good for Groups Holborn Informal Japanese Open Kitchen Ramen

Ippudo – Holborn – Rorty Ramen

Ramen was first discovered in China and reached Japan in the 20th century where it has become a cult over there…

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Eat Tokyo Review – Soho. What’s All the Pavement Blocking Queues About?

The dangle of decent sushi at a reasonable price, served as fast as lightening was too hard to resist. (Well…

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Sarap Pop-Up at The Sun and 13 Cantons – Review

The Sun and 13 Cantons is one of those stalwart boozers in Soho where you can be guaranteed a decent…

Posted in Cheap Eats City Craft beer/ales Good for Groups Informal Izakaya Japanese

Beer and Buns, The Chicken Wing Pilgrimage

Beer and Buns is the long term pop-up, come permanent resident above conveyor belt sushi favourite K10. It’s been knocking…

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Bierrschenke – A Meat Fiesta in the City

Bierrschenke is a Bavarian beer hall situated just off London Wall where Henry’s Bar used to be, that place I’m…

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Shopping Rules In Hong Kong!

People in Hong Kong love to shop, it’s the favoured past time there and where they spend their hard earned,…

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Bun Hui – A Hong Kong Greasy Spoon

I would describe Bun Hui a local hole in the wall that serves up the kinda things that oozes pocket friendly…