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Mangal 2 – A Game of Two Halves

Ali Dirik, the owner of Mangal 2 came to London in 1987, and couples-up with another Turkish chap. Together they…

Posted in Cheap Eats Cocktails Counter Dining East End Good for dates Informal

Coupette – French Accented Thirst Quenching Nourishment

Coupette is the brainchild of Chris Moore, a former Head Bartender of the Beaufort Bar of the Savoy. A bar…

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Hamgipak – New Malden – How The Aunties Do it..

Hamgipak is a snug little family run hole in the wall that serves up Korean comfort food such as; stews…

Posted in Farringdon Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Italian Open Kitchen Steak

Macellaio – Double muscling beef..

Macellaio RC Italian for “butcher”, is founded by Roberto Costa; he first opened in South Kensington in October 2012, before…

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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…

Posted in Cocktails Covent Garden Dress to impress Formal Good for dates Good for Groups Modern British Modern European Open Kitchen Posh Nosh Restaurant Graveyard

Henrietta Hotel – Ollie Woz Ere

I first dined Ollie Dabbous’s self named Dabbous back in October 2013 and was easily blown away by the goodness….

Posted in City Cocktails Craft beer/ales Good for Groups Informal Open Kitchen Steak

Blacklock City – This one isn’t an ex-brothel

Blacklock Soho has a broad-shouldered reputation for serving-up blisteringly delicious plates of chops and steaks that once moo’d, baa’d or…

Posted in Cheap Eats Good for dates Good for Groups Informal Japanese South of the River Surrey Sushi

Sushi Wakyo – Walton On Thames, Dynamite Beef!

Sushi Wakyo was a researched find on none other than Tripadvisor. I tend to approach these things gingerly as you…

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Brooklands Hotel – A weekend of loud engines and pampering

Brooklands Hotel is a celebration of his and her’s pleasures. A spa for pampering and a race circuit for doing…

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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,…