Posts in the Restaurants category

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Michelin-Starred Seafood at Angler

It’s a great feeling when you meet someone who just click immediately with and you know this could be the beginning of sharing many glasses of bubbles together…Though I’d met Maggie before we didn’t have much time to get to know each other and with plenty of jetsetting on both our parts it took a… Read more »

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A Taste of Jersey at Ormer Mayfair

I’ve become a big fan of Chef Shaun Rankin over the past year after trying his restaurants Hay Hill in London and Ormer in his adopted home of Jersey. With a menu of uncomplicated, yet excellent food, Shaun is well known for using seasonable and sustainable ingredients that make the most of the exquisite produce… Read more »

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Afternoon Tea at Dalloway Terrace

Bloomsbury has always been an artistic hub in central London and in the 1900’s leant it’s name to the Bloomsbury Group; a group of artists, creatives and like-minded individuals who used to meet and discuss their mutual interests. In 2017 the meeting place has changed somewhat…a beautiful and utterly Instagrammable space that forms part of… Read more »

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Cherry Blossom Season at Sake No Hana

It’s that time of year again and one of my favourite restaurants, Sake No Hana, is once again in bloom. Every year the Asian restaurant in St James celebrates Sakura, cherry blossoms that flower for a transient period of time in Japan. A gorgeous art installation by celebrated British artist Rebecca Louise Law has been… Read more »

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An Israeli Bottomless Brunch at Bala Baya

I mentioned in a previous post that Mr S is rather mystified by the concept of brunch and he doesn’t quite ‘get’ it. Personally, I think is it even the weekend if you don’t have brunch accompanied by cocktails? Anyway after loving Timmy Green, he’s starting to fall in love with breakfast / lunch hybrid… Read more »

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The Secret Garden Dinner with Champagne Laurent-Perrier at St Ermin’s Hotel

I’m always looking for new and original experiences around London and there’s something rather special going on at the Caxton Grill at the St Ermin’s Hotel. My friends and fellow bloggers, Laura, Gary and I were invited along to try the Secret Garden Dinner with Champagne Laurent-Perrier at the hotel and when a cold glass… Read more »

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Tea and Dim Sum at Hakkasan

One of my favourite parts of going for a feast of Chinese food is the dim sum. Those delicious bite sized morsels which contain a total flavour sensation in just a few mouthfuls – actually I’m quite happy to forgo anything else and just order the dim sum! Yum Cha or a dim sum brunch… Read more »

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Seafood By the River at Rick Stein, Barnes

Last year Mr S and I fell head over heel in love with Cornwall during our stay at the beautiful Scarlet hotel. Part of the reason for this love affair was the incredible food that we tried during our weekend stay in the county especially the fresh fish. One of our favourite restaurants was The… Read more »

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Exploring St Christopher’s Place

Just off the busy pavements of Oxford Street, there’s a secret pathway… Taking you away from the hustle and bustle of London’s busiest shopping street and into an oasis of calm. St Christopher’s Place is a pretty piazza filled with beautiful boutiques and restaurants, pedestrianised pathways and plenty of al fresco dining areas. I’ve been… Read more »

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St James’s Hotel & Club: A Bijoux Beauty in Mayfair

Being such an old city, London has so many fantastic little nooks and crannies to explore. Even in the most central part of town there are mews and lanes with hidden secrets and special places. There’s no doubt that each little corner has a story, something from London’s past, a famous person’s residence or a… Read more »