The Big Mouth – GBK

Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) have been with us since 2001 and one of the first to offer a better burger to Londoners! Given how saturated the burger market has now become in London, it can be hard to compete. I hadn’t been to a GBK in a few years and was pleasantly surprised at the…

Fish and Chips in Islington

Sutton and Sons is a family run fish and chip shop with three locations across London: Islington, Stoke Newington and Hackney Central. This week I visited the Islington branch located just under a ten minute walk from Canonbury Station and, although primarily is a take away restaurant, can seat around 30 people (with extra basement…

MealPal App

Bored of paying too much for lunches and waiting in that dreaded queue in the middle of the working day… enter the MealPal app! MealPal is already extremely popular in a number of US cities and has chosen London as the first international city to launch in. I have been trialling this app for a…

Riverside views at Coppa Club

Love the location of Coppa Club, near the Tower of London and right next to the river. With seating outside you can take in some gorgeous views of London whilst eating. The menu is focused on European dishes with a selection of larger main meals, smaller sharing plates, pizzas and pasta dishes, the majority of…

Bottomless brunch in Balham

Had such a fun time at my bottomless brunch at the Exhibit in Balham! Read more here: //eastlondongirl.com/the-exhibit-balham/ East London Girl: Eat, Drink and Dance in London

Craft beer in the City

We all know that there are plenty of bars to choose from in Shoreditch but are there any that serve top quality craft beer brewed in house?! Enter Long Arm Worship Street, a pub and brewery hailing from Ealing that has decided to open up in Shoreditch with the aim to produce  the freshest tasting beer…

Dilchad

Family run restaurant moments away from Liverpool Street station in the heart of the city is Dilchad, a restaurant established in 1962 by the Choudhury family originally hailing from Bengal. Recently refurbished and with a new menu inspired by a michelin star chef who trained the Dilchad chefs for a number of months, there are…

Wing Wing!

Wing Wing is a Korean inspired ‘Krispy Chicken Wing’ heaven which is located in between Russel Square and Euston. They claim to be ‘flipping the bird’ to all other competition and I think they might be right! The staff are so fun and friendly and the restaurant itself (which can seat a lot of people)…

Happy hour in the City!

Not only is Patch East near Bank a fun night out but it also has one of the best happy hours in the City from 4-7pm Monday – Friday! Read more here: //eastlondongirl.com/patch-bar-east/ East London Girl: Eat, Drink and Dance in London

School of Wok cookery class

What a fantastic 3 hour Japanese experience cooking class at The School of Wok in Covent Garden, found by chef Jeremy Pang 5 years ago. On arrival we were offered beer, wine or a soft drink (loved the lychee and pomegranate juice!), put on our aprons, introduced ourselves to the group rating our cooking skills…

Bottomless Brunch in Soho

We had a fantastic boozy brunch at Six Storeys Soho at the weekend – one of the few venues that offers a selection of drinks including prosecco, bloody marys, mimosas and espresso martinis! Read more here: //eastlondongirl.com/six-storeys/ East London Girl: Eat, Drink and Dance in London https://www.sixstoreys.com/

Fantastic tapas in Mayfair

Really loved my visit to El Pirata in Mayfair offering tasty tapas in beautiful surroundings with really friendly service! Read more here: //eastlondongirl.com/el-pirata/ East London Girl: Eat, Drink and Dance in London http://www.elpirata.co.uk/