Wednesday 10 March, 2010

The Cow – Westbourne Grove


The Cow is another of Tom Conran’s (son of Terence) wonderful establishments. A fairly long standing pub and restaurant of the highest…

Thursday 04 March, 2010

La Bouchée – South Kensington


I love a good French restaurant and La Bouchée is certainly that. Small, dark and narrow with well worn floor boards, the menu briskly written on blackboards and tiny tables doused in candle light, it’s the perfect romantic setting…

Saturday 27 February, 2010

Comptoir Gascon – Clerkenwell


Have you ever ordered something so delicious from a restaurant that you refuse to ever try anything else on the menu when you come back? This would apply to the Gascon Mess at Comptoir Gascon…

Saturday 20 February, 2010

ICA – Trafalgar Square


The ICA has everything conveniently housed under one roof. There’s a great Oliver Peyton (of Peyton and Byrne bakery’s) café/restaurant/bar, an art dvd/bookshop…

Monday 15 February, 2010

Trojka – Primrose Hill


The appeal of Trojka lies in the bright garnet-coloured walls and vast menu of delicious Russian dishes. Looking over the menu I realise that like Mexican…

Wednesday 10 February, 2010

Little Georgia – Hackney


When funds are low Little Georgia fits the bill nicely as nothing is more than about £10. It’s tiny and laid back with nostalgic photos, wooden tables, and an open kitchen provoking the feeling of getting…

Thursday 04 February, 2010

Mildred’s – Soho


Mildreds is excellent and despite being vegetarian there isn’t a Hari Krishna in sight and it’s not all beans and mushroom risotto either…

Monday 01 February, 2010

Lucky 7 – Westbourne Grove


I love American diners. Nothing makes me happier than a piece of pie and a cup of coffee. It’s the main reason I love America, that and their no questions asked return policy (that reason alone would make me pledge alligance to the United States)…