Bluebird

Brunch in White City Chelsea’s iconic Bluebird has spread it’s wings and launched further West in the heart of White City.  We popped in on a sunny weekend to sit on the warm terrace and try their bottomless brunch offering.  The indoor space is expansive with colourful furniture, draped florals and seriously cosy looking hanging…

Italian Job Pub in Notting Hill

The Italian Job is a great little pub in Notting Hill, a short stroll from Portobello.  They serve Italian craft beers, a good selection of wines and of course, pizza. Drinks wise we were recommended the Primitivo del Salento Mocavero (£7) which was rich and fruity with a bit of sweetness.  Exactly what we were after. …

No. 197 Chiswick Fire Station

Bar in Chiswick No 197 Chiswick Fire Station is an all day neighbourhood restaurant and bar in Chiswick. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner with roast options on a Sunday.  We popped in on a weekday to try their lunch options. The high ceilings, generous space and light coming through add to the relaxed yet…

Bucket Restaurant

Bucket restaurant near Notting Hill is a short walk from the station and serves sustainably sourced seafood literally by the bucketload in a relaxed, friendly neighbourhood spot. Drinks Cocktails are inventive at Bucket.  We started with Zacapa Old Fashioned (£13.50) with Ron Zacapa, Pedro Ximenez, chocolate bitters and orange. This cut through the strength of this classic cocktail and…

La Mia Mamma

Italian Restaurant in Chelsea We absolutely love the concept of La Mia Mamma restaurant in Chelsea. Every three months customers embark on an Italian culinary journey focusing on one of the Italian regions. The mammas travel from Italy to London with their recipe books to serve their favourite dishes from their local region. We visited…

Patri Restaurant in Northfields

Patri We were excited for the new opening of Patri restaurant in Northfields.  Serving up meals inspired by Indian rail journey dishes and street food classic, the menu looks very appetising.  The restaurant is modern with pops of traditional Indian dining scattered throughout.  The stripped walls and corrugated metal evoke a raw sense of the…

The Angel and Crown Restaurant in Richmond

Restaurant in Richmond The Angel & Crown is tucked just off the cobbled high street in leafy Richmond.  The pub reopened in December after an extensive refurbishment .  Housed in a 400 year old building, the refurb has tastefully retained the character and charm of the building.  There are rich colours, dark wood and even…

Chucs Restaurant in Notting Hill

Chucs Restaurant Restaurant in Notting Hill Chucs Restaurant in Notting Hill is the sister concept to the 1950s swimwear and men’s fashion label of the same name, founded by Charles Finch. There are four locations in London serving up classic Italian cuisine. Chucs says each location offers an exquisite setting to dine. The Westbourne Grove…

Wild Thyme Restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush

Wild Thyme Restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush Wild Thyme restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush is a fabulous and relatively new edition to the area and one that must be visited!  Opened back in 2017, the lovely Lucia and Alex run this beautiful, colourful, romantic and atmospheric restaurant just off the main road. You get a real and genuine welcome and feel…

The Prince Street Food in London

THE PRINCE Street Food in London Set in the gardens of a large West London pub comes the winter takeover of The Prince offering amazing street food in London! Entering the pub garden leads you to a deceptively large wonderland of neon lighting, greenery, ample seating, a long bar and several eateries to choose from.  It is the perfect spot for a casual catch up…