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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 Counter Dining Covent Garden Good for dates Informal No bookings Open Kitchen

The Barbary Review – Some of London’s Greatest Eating Pleasures

The Barbary is neatly placed in the quaintly cobbled Neal’s Yard. It’s the sister outpost of the much lauded Palomar, which…

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Foleys Fitzrovia – Review – Fun in Fitzrovia, An Umami Hose Down

Foleys is the brain child of Head Chef Mitz Vora, a former sous-chef of the much lauded Paloma. He creates…

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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…

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Smokestak Review – Barbecue That Will Knock Your Socks Off

Smokestak is the brainchild of former Roka front of house worker David Carter. Before he opened the restaurant in 2016,…

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Frenchie – Review – Revisited

I said Frenchie was a bistro in a sharp suit during my first appraisal and I stand by that. It’s…

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Kiln -Soho Review – Some Of The Best Food You Can Bless Your Mouth With

If you have read my previous review of Smoking Goat, then it’s no secret that I’m a devotee of Ben…

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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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Sagardi – Shoreditch – Review – Beefy Grandeur

Sargadi is the latest opening (2016) to join the growing Basque contingent in our City. So far, we have Eneko,…

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Canto Corvino – Italy In The City

Canto Corvino is possibly my favourite Italian joint in the City as every time I go, they seem to bring…