Top 5 East London Bars

Article on my Top 5 East London Bars as published in The Handbook – a fantastic publication focusing on restaurants, bars and entertainment in London, as well as travel and culture worldwide. In a world of Instagrammers and so-called influencers it’s easy to start to miss real writing and journalism, after all there’s only so much…

Del 74 Bar and Tacos Dalston

Del 74 Taco Tuesday If you fancy some awesome food, extremely friendly service and a great atmosphere, but the purse strings are feeling a little tight as we draw closer to the end of the month, then head down to Del74 in Dalston for Taco Tuesday. Every taco at Del74 is just £2!! That’s not…

ABQ Hackney London

ABQ Hackney A RV van on Hackney Road Breaking Bad style… now that is definitely original and that is what we call ABQ.  Created by Lollipop, the guys behind The Bletchley, ABQ is the more chilled out East London immersive cocktail experience based on the popular Breaking Bad series. The concept is simple – you ‘cook’ up…

Iron Bloom Restaurant in Shoreditch

The Iron Bloom Concept Restaurant in Shoreditch Iron Bloom is located in the heart of Shoreditch, named after the former iron factory on Great Eastern Street. It still retains some of the original features giving the restaurant an industrial and quirky look. Make sure you check out the lift shaft which houses the DJ booth!…

Victory Mansion

Victory Mansion Where is it? Based on Stoke Newington High Street, Victory Mansion serves AMAZING Asian Ta-kos and fantastic cocktails. With only around 30 covers and seating at the bar, Victory Mansion is like a local neighbourhood bar with good service and delicious food which is perfect for accompanying drinks! The Asian Ta-ko Victory Mansion…

Alcotraz Prison Themed Bar

Alcotraz Immersive Cocktail Experience  BYOB in London What a memorable experience at Alcotraz BYOB in London who have a permanent home in Brick Lane! Inspired by Hollywood Movies and TV that have brought to life America’s most infamous prison, Alcotraz is London’s first immersive theatrical cocktail bar. You have been charged. What with – you…

MY TOP 5 EAST LONDON RESTAURANTS

TOP 5 EAST LONDON EATS I thought it was about time to share with you my top 5 restaurants in East London so, in no particular order (that would be too difficult!), my top 5 East London eats are: Hoxton 100 Great for fantastic sharing plates in a relaxed atmosphere with happy hours early and late,…

Valentines Dinner at Cote Brasserie

Cote Brasserie Valentine’s Menu Don’t miss out on a beautiful Valentine’s meal by getting your loved one to treat you to dinner at Cote Brasserie from the dedicated Saint Valentin Menu, available from now until the 15th February. From the set menu of 3 courses for £26.95 per person, you get to choose from a…

Spread Eagle Vegan Restaurant

Vegan Restaurant in East London Looking for a vegan restaurant in East London? Club Mexicana is an all vegan Mexican street food stall that trades in Camden and Shoreditch. It now has a residency (from Thursday to Sunday) in the Spread Eagle in Homerton which became London’s first entirely vegan pub in January this year!…

Nest Restaurant Hackney 

Nest Restaurant Hackney  Something Fab, Something Unique, Something Passionate Nest was set up late last year by three long term friends, Luke, Toby and the chef Johnnie who formerly worked at the Capital’s only Michelin Starred pub. The three of them have really created something unique at Nest, with a cosy, laid back and friendly…