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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 Alfresco Dining Brunch City City Breakfast Counter Dining Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Open Kitchen Spain Tapas

Jose Pizarro – Broadgate – the price might make you flinch

José Pizarro is originally from Cáceres, a city in western Spain’s Extremadura region. He came to in London in 2000,…

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Emile – Shoreditch – Simply hewn goodness

Well what can I tell you about Emile? It’s Chef Damian Clisby and Nick Gibson’s 6 month residency in the…

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Bao Fitzrovia – Revisited – fondness and delight

I’ve shouted about Bao Fitzrovia countless times before with great fondness and delight as they’ve been good to me for…

Posted in Brunch Cocktails Coffee Counter Dining Fusion Good for dates Good for Groups Informal London Bridge Open Kitchen

Caravan Bankside – Review – coffee roasters with an international larder…

What drew me to Caravan was hearing about its huge reputation for being the Antipodean coffee roasters with an international…

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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…

Posted in Barbeque Cocktails Craft beer/ales Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Open Kitchen Shoreditch

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,…