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Crown and Greyhound. Every town needs a good local

The Crown and Greyhound in East Dulwich, south east London, is quintessentially a neighbourhood pub, a pub and it has…

Posted in Craft beer/ales East End French Gastropub Good for dates Hackney

The Duke of Richmond – The food is seasonally British with French elocution

The Duke of Richmond is a pub in the neighbourhood of Hackney run by Tom Oldroyd and is missus Meryl…

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Merchants Tavern Review …serious food action is just about to happen.

Merchants Tavern one of those stalwart venues in Shoreditch where you can come for everything, a pint, ample plonk and…

Posted in Cocktails Craft beer/ales Fat Friday Good for dates Good for Groups Indian Informal Shoreditch

Dishoom Shoreditch Review …”the nation’s favourite cuisine in retro Bombay Cafe style”

Dishoom is a place where you are guaranteed Indian food, the nation’s favourite cuisine in retro Bombay Cafe style. Their…

Posted in Cheap Eats Craft beer/ales Gastropub Good for Groups Informal Richmond South of the River

The Britannia Richmond. “…if I was in a muttering mood then I’d say the roasties weren’t crispy and the gravy’s depth went missing in action”

Richmond is a hoity-toity part of town, a suburban area of South West London, full of posh shops, normal ones,…

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Brigadiers Review. “Eating it is like getting out of the right side of bed, mood lifting and I always order it”.

Brigadiers is a multi chambered 140-cover Anglo Indian tavern that has been doing their thing with big fisted-flavour inside the…

Posted in Cheap Eats Counter Dining Craft beer/ales Good for dates Hoxton Informal Italian Open Kitchen Pasta

Via Emilia By Roots Review – The speciality of the house are the gnoccho fritto, a crimped bread in the shape of pillows fried until it puffs up

The team from Food roots opens Via Emilia in November 2017. I lifted this from their website: “Necessarily quality comes with authenticity;…

Posted in Craft beer/ales Gastropub Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Surrey

The White Hart Review Chipstead. “The universally popular country boozer”.

If you like quintessential pubs, then you’ll like The White Hart in Chipstead, a Surrey Village, full of quaint rural…

Posted in Alfresco Dining Craft beer/ales Gastropub Good for Groups Informal Surrey

The Prince of Wales – Hampton Court. Delivers on its promise.

The Prince of Wales pub nestles itself in Hampton Court Village which is full of floppy eared dogs, arty-crafty shops,…

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Kings Head Teddington “Everything deserves a second chance”

The Kings Head in Teddington is part of the White Brasserie pub group, where the legend Mr Raymond Blanc (Le…