West Category

Tuesday 07 September, 2010

Paul Rothe & Son – Marylebone

With walls lined with a collection of honey’s, marmalades and chutney’s as well as various novelty gifts this really is a small village shop from a long gone age…

Monday 28 June, 2010

Osteria Basilico – Notting Hill

When anyone asks me a good place to eat out in west London, without exception I will suggest Osteria Basilico. The reasons are threefold…

Sunday 04 April, 2010

La Fromagerie – Marylebone

La Fromagerie is so much more than just a cheese shop although what a cheese shop it is. It has one long large wooden communal table and a few smaller tables as every other spare inch is taken up by all kinds of delicious food…

Monday 15 March, 2010

The Havelock Tavern – Shepherds Bush

The Havelock is the best kind of gastro pub, the kind that doesn’t try too hard, essentially serving up modern day comfort food just better…

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…

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)…