Posts in the Restaurants category

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Mei Ume at Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

A new hotel opening in my home town is always going to excite me and when the hotel is from my favourite brand, Four Seasons, the excitement is even greater. And when I heard that the Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square would also house an Asian restaurant I couldn’t get there fast… Read more »

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Sushi on Sloane Street at Sumosan Twiga

Always on the look out for new and different places, Mr S and I were excited to be invited to review the new Sumosan Twiga in Knightsbridge, having missed the opportunity to try the contemporary Japanese food when the Mayfair branch closed. Located in a super-chic townhouse on Sloane Street (near Prada, Valentino and Jimmy… Read more »

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The Summer Terrace at J Sheekey Atlantic Bar

Restaurants are always opening in London and many close only months later. But you can tell the really good ones…they’re the ones that have been around for years and are still packed to the rafters most nights. J Sheekey is one such London institution having held it’s spot in Covent Garden for over 100 years… Read more »

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Cake in the Clouds: Afternoon Tea at Aqua Shard

Afternoon tea is such a great British tradition but there’s only a few places in London that you can enjoy the treat with view of the city’s beautiful skyline. Aqua Shard is one such place, and not only are the views incredible, the food is excellent too. Ceilings soar above the seating area and the… Read more »

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Dim Sum in the Sky: Northern Chinese Dining at Hutong at the Shard

There’s nothing quite like dining with a view and there really can be no substitute for eating incredible food in London’s tallest building. I fell in love with the food at Hutong at The Shard last year when I finally snagged a reservation for a double date with Lauren and Andy and this time I… Read more »

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Ember Yard: A Smoking Hot Tapas Restaurant in Soho

With my recent foodie road trip from Bilbao to Jerez I’ve fallen more and more in love with Spanish cuisine and as I write this I’ll have been back to the countryside in Valladolid to sample even more. But Londoners don’t have to go all the way to Spain for great tapas, just head to… Read more »

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Super Ceviche at COYA Angel Court in the City of London

When one of your favourite restaurants opens a second branch in your home city you know it’s going to be good. And a night trying the brand new COYA Angel Court is even better with my good friends Aftab, Zoe and Helena all there for a night of sampling piscos, ceviche and tiraditos at one… Read more »

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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 »