Posted in Asian Barbeque Cheap Eats Cocktails Counter Dining Craft beer/ales Informal Korean No bookings Smoked meats Soho

Bó Drake – An Asian blend in Soho

Bó Drake has been in the Soho food scene since February 2015 and it brings East Asian flavours to a 60…

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

Taberna Do Mercado – revisited

I’ve not been to Portugal yet to truly experience their culinary offering (a stag trip to the Algrave eating kebabs…

Posted in Alfresco Dining Cocktails Craft beer/ales Informal Modern British Open Kitchen Steak Wine Bar

Paternoster Chop House (St Pauls) Review

Paternoster Chop House has been around since 2004 and is one of many restaurants from the D&D conglomerate. It’s located in Paternoster Square…

Posted in Baker Street Cantonese Chinese Dim Sum Informal Marylebone Seafood

Royal China Baker St – Review – Dim Sum Away From Chinatown

The Royal China Baker Street has been around since 2004 and is the flagship branch from the group of eight in…

Posted in Alfresco Dining Craft beer/ales Fitzrovia Informal Modern British Open Kitchen Pizza Wine Bar

Clipstone (Fitzrovia) Review – Portland’s little sister

If you have read my previous ramblings then you’d know that I’m a huge endorser of Portland Restaurant, so when…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Cocktails Covent Garden Craft beer/ales Fitzrovia French Informal Open Kitchen Tasting Menu Wine pairing

Birthdays should always involve good restaurants – Portland for lunch and Frenchie for dinner will have your mouth dancing

What do you do when you’re tasked with organising a day and night of restaurants for a friend’s birthday? You…

Posted in Alfresco Dining Cocktails Counter Dining Informal Marylebone Mexican

Molé Taco Bar – revisited

I was that enamoured by Molé Taco Bar during my July visit, it made me come back twice on my own steam…

Posted in Cheap Eats Chinese City Informal Mainland China Open Kitchen Sichuan | Szechuan

My Old Place (Revisited) – Szechuan in the East End come and get it!

My Old Place has remained one of the most reliable spots for me over the years, delivering plate after plate…

Posted in Counter Dining Informal Japanese Open Kitchen Seafood Sushi

Sushi Tetsu Review (Clerkenwell) – The Sushi Gods exist in London too

Sushi Tetsu is based in an unassuming nook in Clerkenwell, opened in June 2012 by Toru Takahashi. Single handedly he seems…

Posted in Cantonese Cheap Eats Chinatown Chinese Dim Sum Informal Open Kitchen

Dumplings Legend – Review (Chinatown)

Since I was a kid, Chinatown was the mecca for authentic Cantonese cuisine, it was notoriously good for your niche…