Er Mei Restaurant in Chinatown

Er Mei Restaurant in Chinatown Whenever you are given suggested “things to do in London” one is always to visit Chinatown! With so many restaurants in Chinatown you are ridiculously spoilt for choice! We visited Er Mei, located on Lisle Street, which is a Sichuan cuisine restaurant. The food was slightly different to what we…

Victoria Park Market

Victoria Park Market How has it taken me almost 9 months to a visit Victoria Park Market which is only a short bus ride from my house?! Located in between Bonner Gate and Gore Gate, Victoria Park Market runs every Sunday from 10am-4pm with a number of local traders selling fruit and vegetables and meats…

Arepa Restaurant in East London

AREPA RESTAURANT IN EAST LONDON New Arepa venue! This is the second restaurant in East London from Arepa, situated in Bethnal Green,  Arepa is named after the classic Venezuelan food, which is grilled corn bread stuffed with different flavoursome fillings. Catering for whatever your appetite may be, you can opt for a traditional starter and main format,…

Centuno Restaurant in Highgate

Centuno Restaurant in Highgate Centuno restaurant in Highgate offers an informal and relaxed setting for lunch and dinner. We were seated in a comfortable booth with plenty of space to spread out all the food that we wanted to order! Starters The selection of starters at Centuno  included burrata, courgette fries and calamari, which are…

Hook Camden

HOOK CAMDEN A stone’s throw from Camden’s Jazz Café is Hook Camden, a fish & chip restaurant promising a “new school” take on the Friday night favourite. With a stylish industrial feel interior, warmed with low lighting, florals and a few nautical nods, Hook Camden has booth sofa style seating or smaller tables for a more…

The Looking Glass Cocktail Club

The Looking Glass Cocktail Club Bar in Hoxton Located just down Hackney Road lies The Looking Glass Cocktail Club, a hidden bar in Hoxton slightly off the busy buzz of Shoreditch. What a lovely venue – as you go in there is a small and cosy bar area. However, through the Alice in Wonderland “secret…

Miss Munchin’s Cupcakes

Culture Inspired Cupcakes from Miss Munchin’s Rebecca Jones has successfully created a niche in the London cupcake market with her culture inspired cupcakes. Taking part in a Munchin Mission in 2016, Rebecca travelled solo to over 7 countries across 2 continents in 6 months, aiming  to find inspiration for more unique cupcake flavours. After spending time…

Bo Drake Restaurant in Soho

Bo Drake Restaurant in Soho Visit Bo Drake restaurant in Soho to combine your love for slow bbq cooked Americas cuisine and Asian cuisine. This lovely restaurant offers a tapas style menu perfect for sharing plates with friends.  You can pop in for a quick bite to eat before heading off to the theatre or…

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…