Percy and Founders

Modern European Restaurant in Fitzrovia Percy & Founders is a Modern European restaurant in Fitzrovia with the trendy décor to match. With plenty of space and a focus on seasonal British cuisine, it is a great spot for date night, a post work meal or night out with friends. Cocktails We started with a Pom…

Mercato Mayfair

Food Hall in Mayfair Mercato Mayfair is a stunning food hall in Mayfair in an old restored London church. It is from the same team as Mercato Metropolitano based in Elephant & Castle which is one of my favourite venues for street food in London. The Grade-I listed St Mark’s Church had a whopping two-year…

Simmons

Happy Hour in Oxford Street Simmons Bar offers an awesome Happy Hour in Oxford Street and is part of a group of London bars with over 15 venues. This one is much bigger than most of the other Simmons Bars – more room for dancing! From 3pm – 8pm Sunday to Friday you can get…

Lockes Bar

Covent Garden Cocktail Bar Covent Garden Cocktail Bar, Lockes, opened its doors in September 2019. It is the venture of ex Be At One owner, Steve Locke (hence the name), so is in extremely capable hands. Lockes prides itself on making customers feel at home and that’s down to the staff. When we walked in,…

Maison Bab

Gourmet Kebabs in London Maison Bab offers amazing gourmet kebabs in London and is the second restaurant from the guys behind Le Bab. The new spot is nestled on Mercer Walk, just off the bustling main street between Covent Garden and Leicester Square. Inside it’s really modern and cool. The restaurant is open plan, with a…

Ceviche

Ceviche is a Peruvian restaurant in Soho serving dishes with a modern twist. Peruvian food is unique with its influences from all over the globe, including Japan, China and Africa, which makes for a fascinating and varied menu. It is an attractive and atmospheric restaurant with Latino music softly playing in the background. There are…

Experimental Cocktail Club

Cocktail Bar in Chinatown Experimental Cocktail Club (or ‘ECC’) is a hidden cocktail bar in Chinatown on Gerrard Street. I saw a gentleman outside but he didn’t resemble the typical bouncer… So I ended up googling the address and realising ECC was next to Far East Chinese at number 13a. Confirmed – the gentleman was…

Roka

Japanese Restaurant in Central London Roka is an amazing Japanese restaurant in Central London with venues in Fitzrovia, Mayfair and Aldwych. There is also one in Canary Wharf. Their main focus is on dishes served from the Robata grill. This actually originates from the fishermen of the northern coastal waters off Japan! We visited the…

Aster

Bar in Victoria Aster is a modern British brasserie and bar in Victoria which is absolutely gorgeous inside. It’s classy and contemporary, with huge windows, earthy, natural colours throughout, marble bar tops and tables, and modern lighting hanging above the bar and tables. The service is great too, which makes for a fantastic experience. The Drinks The…

Sweet Chick

Chicken and Waffles in London Born in Brooklyn, this Southern restaurant based on comfort-food and cocktails, has finally opened it’s first UK spot. Just off Oxford Street, Sweet Chick offers awesome chicken and waffles in London and has a really cool and edgy feel from the moment you step inside. You can tell Sweet Chick originated in the States, with the…

Cinnamon Bazaar

Modern Indian Restaurant in Covent Garden The Cinnamon Bazaar is a modern Indian restaurant in Covent Garden with extremely welcoming staff and a divine cocktail bar. From the minute we stepped in the door to the minute we left (five hours later!) the atmosphere was busy and electric. It certainly seemed like a very popular spot for…

Ember Yard

Tapas Restaurant in Soho Ember Yard is a fantastic tapas restaurant in Soho from the Salt Yard Group. The Salt Yard family was founded by Sanja Moll and Simon Mullins’ who took inspiration from their experiences and love of eating and drinking throughout Spain and Italy.  Other restaurants in the group include: Salt Yard, Dehesa,…

Chez Antoinette

French Restaurant in Victoria Chez Antoinette is a gorgeous French restaurant in Victoria. Upon arrival, we were warmly welcomed into a beautiful and cozy restaurant with a mezzanine. The restaurant was charming and sophisticated and wonderfully French! We were lucky enough to meet owner, Aurelia, who originally worked as an interior designer (which is why the…

The Coral Room

Cocktail Bar in Bloomsbury The Coral Room is a stunning cocktail bar in Bloomsbury. Designed by the acclaimed Martin Brudnizki, it features an astounding grand salon bar in the centre. Part of the Bloomsbury Hotel, it opens from 10am daily for breakfast, coffee or light bites. From 6.30pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, a DJ…

Vagabond Wines

Wine Bar in Victoria Vagabond is a great wine bar in Victoria in the Nova development offering over 140 wines by the glass! As you enter, you just credit a Vagabond card with however much money you want. At the end of your visit, if you haven’t spent it all, the money is refunded in…

Roux At The Landau

Fine Dining in Marylebone Michel Roux’s restaurant, Roux at The Landau, offers amazing fine dining in Marylebone situated in the 5 star Langham Hotel. The restaurant was revamped earlier in the year bringing a more modern and fresh vibe. The beautiful wine counter takes centre stage, offering a relaxed space for sipping on a glass…