The Market Porter Restaurant in Borough Market

The Market Porter Restaurant in Borough Market The Market Porter restaurant in Borough Market, part of the Market Taverns, is one hidden gem. The dining room is a lovely quiet hideaway, nestled above the busy pub downstairs, with views over bustling Borough Market. It’s quaint, radiating an old-fashioned pub vibe inside, yet it’s pretty cosy….

The Joint Restaurant in Tooting

The Joint Restaurant in Tooting Brixton and Tooting Broadway market based The Joint are all about relaxed eating with high quality, slow cooked and fresh BBQ food.  We tried out their restaurant in Tooting Broadway Market branch for dinner. STARTERS The Joint do not mess around with starters.  We went straight in for the meaty smoked pork belly with pickled cucumber (£7)and the deep fried…

Two One Four Bar in Bermondsey

Two One Four Bar in Bermondsey We visited Two One Four bar in Bermondsey to test out their awesome gin and tonic flights! The intimate bar is located in the basement of the popular Flour and Grape restaurant and offers seating at the bar, sofa’s and tables with high stools. It is also perfect for a tipple…

Flour and Grape Restaurant in Bermondsey

Flour and Grape Restaurant in Bermondsey Fresh pasta and great wine – what more do you need?! Owner, Nick Crispini, who originally started off as a chef working under Theo Randall at Park Lane founded the Anticio Restaurant & Bar in 2012 and rebranded it to Flour and Grape, a fresh pasta restaurant in Bermondsey,…

Lupins Restaurant in Borough Market

LUPINS Restaurant in Borough Market Lupins restaurant in Borough Market is set over 2 floors, serving traditional British tasting plates.  They have casual bar seating by the kitchen counter or a smaller, more intimate space upstairs.  We settled upstairs in a cosy corner of the dining room.  Sharing dishes are the concept here with a…

Tupi Brunch in Peckham

Tupi Brunch in Peckham This sunny little café/restaurant sits along busy Rye Lane in the heart of Peckham.  Adding to the growing offering of great eating spots in the area, Tupi serves brekkie, brunch & dinner.  We headed South to try their brunch menu bringing together South American & European influence. We tried the halloumi…

TwoRuba Bar in London Bridge

TwoRuba Bar in London Bridge TwoRuba is a trendy bar in London Bridge situated within the Hilton Hotel. The bar is classy and laid back with comfy chairs and background music. It is a perfect place  for a few drinks to catch up with friends and enjoy a chilled evening with some great cocktails. TwoRuba has an extensive selection…

Jim and Tonic Mercato Metropolitano

Jim and Tonic Mercato Metropolitano You should all know by now how much I love Mercato Metropolitano in Elephant & Castle! Offering a diverse range of street food as well as cookery classes and a cinema, it has something for everyone! But what goes well with street food? Gin & Tonic of course! Ideally situated…

Little Bird Restaurant in Battersea

Little Bird Restaurant in Battersea Nestled on bustling Battersea Rise sits the pretty Little Bird.  With al fresco seating, fairy lights and greenery, this restaurant in Battersea is beautifully decorated.  Think luxe beach shack chic with wood, brass and pops of colour!  The restaurant comprises a bar area, low seating for a quick bite or some tables…

Emilia’s Crafted Pasta Restaurant in St Katharine Docks

Emilia’s Crafted Pasta Restaurant in St Katharine Docks. Just a stones throw from Tower Bridge lies a waterside hub of shops and restaurants in a stunning dockside setting. We visited Emilia’s Crafted Pasta restaurant in St Katharine Docks where  the shining sun was glistening over the water. Making the most of the good weather we decided…