Cakes and Bubbles @ Hotel Cafe Royal

Cakes and Bubbles Hotel Cafe Royal Cakes and Bubbles at Hotel Cafe Royal is the brainchild of Albert Adria who was voted The World’s Best Pastry Chef by The World’s 50 best restaurants. He has worked with his brother, Ferran, at the legendary Michelin star elBulli and Adria runs Barcelona’s hottest restaurant, Tickets. In 2016…

Bao & Bing Restaurant in Marylebone

Bao & Bing Taiwanese Restaurant in Marylebone Bao & Bing Taiwanese restaurant in Marylebone serves up delicious food inspired by the night markets of Taipei and Juifen. The design of the restaurant takes inspiration from Taiwanese Teahouses in the 50s and 60s and it oozes style and decadence. With sultry low lighting and gorgeous décor,…

Genuine Liquorette Bar in Fitzrovia

Genuine Liquorette Bar in Fitzrovia Genuine Liquorette is a quirky cocktail bar in Fitzrovia set inside a converted Victorian pub on Rathbone Place. The concept is led by General Manager Matt Roberts, with an innovative bar programme from Bar Manager Elliot Davies, whose past experience includes Ace Hotel and Callooh Callay. The walls are adorned…

Baby Bao Restaurant in Piccadilly

Baby Bao Restaurant in Piccadilly The newly opened Baby Bao restaurant in Piccadilly serves up a selection of  Taiwanese steamed bao buns, sides and a great selection of craft beers and cocktails.  The restaurant has a  wood finish and an adorable sleepy panda logo on the wall in neon lights! The staff are friendly, helpful and a lot of fun which…

Flesh and Buns Japanese Restaurant in London

Flesh and Buns Japanese restaurant in London Flesh and Buns is my favourite Japanese restaurant in London with two venues in Fitzrovia and Covent Garden. We visited the Fitzorvia branch which only opened in October 2018 and offers a 170 cover dining area. The restaurant is pretty swanky without being pretentious. Think oaky furnishings, gorgeous…

Mr Fogg’s Gin Parlour

Mr Fogg’s Gin Parlour Bar in Covent Garden Mr Fogg’s now has six venues in London and no doubt will continue to expand its popular brand. We visited Mr Fogg’s Bar in Covent Garden which offers over 150 gins from the typical favourites to rare and uniquely selected gins. It is unsurprisingly home to the…

Sake No Hana Restaurant in Mayfair

Sake No Hana Japanese Restaurant in Mayfair The renowned Sake no Hana restaurant in Mayfair serves up modern authentic Japanese dining.  It oozes style and sophistication with interiors designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma. This is matched by great customer service and some really impressive food and drinks. The Autumn Leaves Menu In their words,…

Mr Fogg’s Bar: Society of Exploration

Mr Fogg’s Bar: Society of Exploration Bar in Charing Cross I have actually  never met someone who doesn’t like a Mr Fogg’s Bar and I can certainly understand why. Hailing from the successful Inception Group (who also look after the amazing Cahoots) have opened a fifth Mr Fogg’s bar in Charing Cross. Mr Fogg’s Society…

Norris’s Bar in Piccadilly

Norris’s Bar in Piccadilly Norris’s is a new bar in Piccadilly offering Italian cuisine all day and a fantastic space for client meetings, after work drinks and date night.  The USP of this gorgeous bar is the evening entertainment provided by two pianists. The music is curated by Matt Wycliffe from Jersey Boys ‘The Commitments’…

Balans Soho Society

Balans Soho Society Restaurant in Soho Balans Soho Society has five venues in London: Soho, Victoria, Clapham, Kensington and Shepherd’s Bush.  We visited the restaurant in Soho for dinner on a busy Wednesday evening. From the outset, we were impressed with the level of service from the friendly staff. Our waitress recommended cocktails and dishes…