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The Wigmore Review – a Mecca for heart-stoppingly good food

In the summer of 2017 something really special happened on Regent St, that’s the end towards Regents Park away from…

Posted in Cocktails Craft beer/ales Good for dates Good for Groups Great British Chef Informal London Bridge Open Kitchen South of the River Steak

Hixster Bankside Review – the place wreaks of City shenanigans..

Hixster Bankside is Chef Mark Hix’s 7th restaurant in London and holds the same chicken-or-steak notion as his famed Tramshed…

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Holborn Dining Rooms – A brasserie that speaks loudly of Pies.

Holborn Dining Rooms (Est 18th of Feb 2014) is the current restaurant stablemate of the Rosewood Hotel, previously it was…

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Mark Hix Soho – Review – Move Over Gaucho

HIX Soho is Mark Hix’s second venture to HIX Oyster & Chop House in Farringdon. Shortly after it opened in 2009, they…

Posted in Bistro Cocktails Craft beer/ales French Great British Chef Informal Jason Atherton Mayfair Wine Bar

Little Social – Review (Mayfair) Time To Impress The Clients!

I first came here back in March earlier this year with an old school mate and had an outrageous time….

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Cocktails Counter Dining Craft beer/ales Formal Great British Chef Jason Atherton Mayfair Modern European Tasting Menu Wine pairing

Pollen Street Social – Review (Mayfair) I finally made it here

Jason Atherton is chef-owner of Michelin-starred Pollen Street Social and was the former chef-patron of One Michelin-starred Maze and Maze Grill of…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Cocktails Formal Great British Chef Italian Mayfair Wine pairing

Murano – Review (Mayfair) My two visits – Angela Hartnett has got serious game

Angela Hartnett MBE worked in the Ramsey stable for 15 years and became the first female chef-patron in 2002 at The…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star City Cocktails Formal Great British Chef Jason Atherton Modern British Wine Bar

City Social – Review (City) My ‘Social’ penchant grows stronger

Jason Atherton’s bow has many strings – a big one includes City Social which opened on the 1st of May 2014, taking over…

Posted in Counter Dining Great British Chef Informal Italian Mayfair

Cafe Murano – Review (St James’s Street) Northern Italian fare shines

Cafe Murano of St James’s is Angela Hartnett’s second solo outpost. It’s been around since the 13th of November 2013 with an…

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Le Gavroche – Review (Mayfair) It’s an institution

Le Gavroche was first opened in 1967 by Michel Roux Snr and Albert Roux.  Originally it was based at 61 Lower Sloane…