Posted in 1 Michelin Star Counter Dining Good for dates Informal No bookings Open Kitchen Soho Tapas

Barrafina – Dean Street – Food That Stands Against Time

Barrafina Frith St, is the original Barrafina. They have moved to a new, bigger premises in Soho, right by its…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Bookings only Clapham Dress to impress Formal Gastronoughts Good for dates Good for Groups Modern British Open Kitchen Posh Nosh South of the River Wine pairing

Trinity – Revisited – this time they’ve got a star

After a 3 year respite, a lot has happened since my last visit to Trinity Restaurant. I’ve gained new employment,…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Bookings only Cantonese Cocktails Craft beer/ales Formal Good for dates Good for Groups Mayfair Posh Nosh Tasting Menu

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…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Bookings only Cantonese Chinese Cocktails Counter Dining Dim Sum Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Open Kitchen Tasting Menu Victoria

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 1 Michelin Star Cocktails Craft beer/ales Fitzrovia Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Modern European Posh Nosh Wine Bar

The Ninth – Charlotte Street Review – A Michelin Gong Within A Year?

There’s no denying that Chef Jun Tanaka comes with pedigree. In 1991, he worked at Le Gavroche and trained with…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Bookings only City Cocktails Dress to impress Formal French Good for dates Posh Nosh Tasting Menu Wine Bar Wine pairing

Le Dame De Pic – Restaurant Royalty?

Anne-Sophie Pic is bit of a chef legend that has created her own legacy, cemented in modern French cookery. She…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Cantonese Dress to impress Formal Good for dates Good for Groups Hong Kong Posh Nosh Seafood

Guo Fu Lou – Michelin Star Delights in Hong Kong

Guo Fu LouĀ aims to serve up exquisite Cantonese fare, that isn’t intricate or complex, but well cooked, ingredient-led classics. The…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Cantonese Cash only Cheap Eats Chinese Dim Sum Hong Kong Informal

Tim Ho Wan – The Cheapest Michelin Starred Restaurant In The World

Tim Ho Wan has become another cult in the food scene and is dubbed the cheapest Michelin Starred experience in…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Chinese Good for dates Good for Groups Hong Kong Informal Open Kitchen

Din Tai Fung Silvercord Hong Kong – Dumpling Royalty?

Din Tai Fung was founded in 1958 by Yang Bingy – it’s got a reputation for being the reigning authority for Xiao…

Posted in 1 Michelin Star Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Peranakan Singapore

Candlenut – Singapore – Peranakan Cuisine

Peranakan CuisineĀ is the distinctive cooking from the interplay of Chinese ingredients and Malay/Indonesian spices along with the techniques. The style…