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Barbecoa: Dinner With a View & My Favourite Lady

Monday, 8th February 2016

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Barbecoa: Dinner With a View & My Favourite Lady

I got a call last week from my favourite person asking if I was free for dinner. I was not, but for her, I absolutely was. Mum had just finished a networking event in the City and so somewhere nearby was the obvious choice for us both. Barbecoa fitted the bill perfectly.

Crocker’s Folly: Sunday Lunch in Special Surroundings

Back in December Michael & I adhered to tradition and spent a full Sunday shopping for Christmas presents in Selfridges. We all know that such hard work requires fuel. Of the filling kind. Thus we popped in to Crocker’s Folly for a proper British Sunday roast, plus some extras.

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The Meat Co.: A Surprising South African Steakhouse

Friday, 15th January 2016

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The Meat Co.: A Surprising South African Steakhouse

I do love me a good steak, so it brings me great joy to tell you about a steakhouse that I recently visited which truly deserves its moment in the limelight.

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City Social: Take Two & Totally Worth It

Thursday, 7th January 2016

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City Social: Take Two & Totally Worth It

Having had a disappointing experience at City Social early last year, I must admit that I wasn’t particularly fussed about ever returning. However, thankfully I did, and I’m more than happy to say that I stand completely corrected – (nearly) everything was phenomenal.

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Taste of London: The Festive Edition

Thursday, 17th December 2015

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Taste of London: The Festive Edition

After having had the best day ever at Taste of London during summer, when I heard that there was to be a festive winter edition, I was all over it like a hot rash.

Zelman Meats: The New Cool Kid on the Block, and for Good Reason

Zelman Meats is the latest opening from Moscow-based restaurant group Goodman, which owns steakhouses all over London (and is where I recently took Michael for his birthday), as well as the steak and king crab concept Beast and the beloved Burger & Lobster chain.

Pizza Union: Value for Money Pizza to Knock Your Socks Off

Despite having spent the day stuffing our faces at Stylist Live, Lauren & I showed up to Pizza Union for our pizza feed bang on dinner time.

Bocconcino: Comforting Italian Food With my ‘Internet Friends’

A short while ago the lovely folk at Bocconcino got in touch and asked if myself and a few other bloggers would like to pop in for a review. Gladly, was obviously my answer.

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Scalini: Traditional Fine Dining Italian in Chelsea

Tuesday, 1st December 2015

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Scalini: Traditional Fine Dining Italian in Chelsea

Who doesn’t love date night? Personally, for me, nothing beats splitting a good bottle of wine and sharing an indulgent meal with a loved one.

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Pizza Pilgrims: The Best Dough in Town

Friday, 27th November 2015

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Pizza Pilgrims: The Best Dough in Town

Having whiled away the day post-afternoon tea at Cahoots with yet more drinking, Lauren, Colleen, her fiancé Ciaran, and I eventually thought it best that we get some food to soak up the copious amounts of booze sloshing around our bellies. […]

Cahoot’s: An Underground Squiffy Picnic Keeping the Blitz Alive

I think it’s safe to say that everyone loves afternoon tea. But finding a good quirky one can be a bit of a challenge. But, thanks to Cahoots, you need look no further.

Luiz Hara Supper Club: A Homemade Japanese & Nikkei Feast

A few weeks ago I attended my first ever supper club. But it wasn’t just any supper club – this was Luiz Hara, aka the highly regarded author of the award-winning blog The London Foodie’s, supper club.

Take Eat Easy: Gourmet Takeaway Service & Excellent Food from Sushino En

So I have something rather exciting to share with you all. Enter Take Eat Easy. A new food-tech start-up that’s giving a whole new meaning to the word ‘takeaway’.

The Savoy, Kaspar’s Seafood Bar & Grill: Excellent Seafood in Beautiful Surroundings

It was my beautiful friend Abigail’s birthday (whom you might recognise from my recent Spanish adventures) not long ago, so I decided to treat her to a lavish birthday dinner to celebrate at none other than Kaspar’s Seafood Bar & Grill at the regal Savoy hotel.

The Delaunay: Modern-European Food in Fine Surroundings

The Delaunay is a very elegant establishment. Brought to us by Corby & King, the duo behind The Wolseley, the similarities in style & standards are hard to miss. The dining room is the epitome of ‘traditional glamour’ and 50’s-style luxury.

MASH: Does it Reign Amongst London’s Finest Steakhouses?

For the first time in 5 years, my dad came to visit. He’s a rather traditional man. A man of ties, ‘proper’ (wholesome) food, and fine wine. So where better to take him for his first meal on British soil than MASH?

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Jean Jacques: French Fare With All the Frills

Thursday, 29th October 2015

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Jean Jacques: French Fare With All the Frills

Last week I was lucky enough to have dinner with two lovely ladies, Honey and Lauren, at the recently opened fancy French restaurant Jean Jacques in Soho. A lover of Paris and all things French (especially zee accent, ohhhh zat accent), I was excited to check out this new haunt.

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Marbella: Tango Restaurante; Sublime Steak

Thursday, 15th October 2015

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Marbella: Tango Restaurante; Sublime Steak

For our first night on holiday, Michael & I wanted to kick things off right, with a great meal. We strolled along Puerto Banus port, peering into the many eateries dotted along the water’s edge.

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Roka, Aldwych: Premium Tasting Menus Galore

Tuesday, 13th October 2015

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Roka, Aldwych: Premium Tasting Menus Galore

So, if you didn’t already know, I love Roka. As in, loooooove Roka. Honestly, I think I should get paid for the amount of positive advertising I do for them! Hence I’ve already reviewed Roka, Charlotte Street twice, once back in May, and again for my birthday meal in June.

Wright Brothers: A Delicious Fish Supper in Spitalfields

After a long & hard day of moving house, Part 1, there was no way that Michael & I were cooking ourselves supper. Thankfully, Wright Brothers in Spitalfields were able to squeeze us in for a last-minute reservation.

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