Hawksmoor, the City

Steak restaurant in the City Hawksmoor is an absolutely fantastic steak restaurant in the city and oozes quality without being pretentious. We have visited three times and have never been disappointed. The Drinks There are a great selection of cocktails, wines and spirits available at Hawksmoor.  We opted for ‘softies’ and tried the pleasantly fruity…

Iris Bar, The Gherkin

The Gherkin The Gherkin (or 30 St Mary Axe) has been an icon in London since 2004.  With its unique shape and thousands of metres of glass, it tends to catch everyone’s eye!  Lucky for us the restaurant and bar at the top of The Gherkin are finally open to the public! Iris bar is…

Helix Restaurant

Searcys at The Gherkin If you are looking for a treat or somewhere to go for a special occasion, look no further than the Searcys Helix restaurant at the top of the Gherkin. Formerly a members only bar and restaurant, Searcys has recently opened this prime location to the public but make sure you book…

M Restaurants City

Bottomless Brunch in the City Bottomless brunches have become a staple of London. Who just wants brunch anymore when they can have a boozy brunch?! Given so many restaurants are introducing this into their menu, standing out from the crowd can be difficult. M restaurants offer a different bottomless brunch in the city, the USP being the bottomless cocktails! More…

Mrs Foggs Gin Parlour

Gin Tasting in London Mrs Foggs Maritime Club & Distillery is one of the latest openings by Mr. Foggs offering great gin tasting in London. It’s right in the heart of the city in Broadgate circle and themed just like the others. This time inspired by Fogg’s Indian wife, Aouda, and the Victorian steamship that…

Cinnamon Kitchen

Modern Indian Restaurant in the City The Cinnamon Collection has been established since 2001 with Cinnamon Kitchen opening its modern Indian restaurant in the city in 2008. Located in Devonshire Square it is perfectly situated just outside the hustle and bustle of the city. It also offers covered al fresco dining, which is useful for…

Social 24 Bar, Tower 42

Rooftop Bar in the City Situated on the 24th floor of Tower 42 is Social 24, a beautiful rooftop bar in the City. The panoramic views of the City are absolutely gorgeous – spot the Gherkin, Shard, Tower Bridge and more! We felt welcomed immediately by the staff and were seated right by the window…

The Gun

Restaurant and Bar in Spitalfields The Gun is a gorgeous, sophisticated bar in Spitalfields which has recently reopened its doors following a refurb. Located opposite the famous Spitalfields Market, the interior radiates retro chic with earthy colours, leather chairs and low-hanging lamps with fringed shades. There is weathered floral paint work on the walls, bold…

Vintry and Mercer

Rooftop restaurant in the City Vintry and Mercer is a luxury boutique hotel in the City of London, only moments away from Mansion House tube station and a few minutes from St Paul’s. You are spoilt for choice with two restaurants, a roof terrace and a speakeasy style bar. Vintry Kitchen is an Asian tapas…

Gordon Ramsay Street Pizza

Pizza in St Paul’s ‘Bottomless’ has become a popular word for the likes of boozy brunches but is an even better word when it is combined with pizza. Yes, that is correct – Gordon Ramsay Street Pizza in St Paul’s (ground floor of Bread Street Kitchen) offers bottomless pizza! It is like a dream come…

New Street Grill

Restaurant Near Liverpool Street New Street Grill is a fantastic steak restaurant near Liverpool Street in the heart of the City. It prides itself by working with trusted suppliers all over the country. All of these ingredients are then showcased by the Head Chef using different techniques, including cooking on the Josper Grill. The main…

Coq D’Argent, Bank

Restaurant in Bank Coq D’Argent is a french brasserie / restaurant in Bank, right in the heart of the city. It is at the top of 1 Poultry, the office and retail building which just looks like it has a walkway, cutting through the high concrete structure. However, head up in the lift and it’s…

Fish Market

Brunch in London – Calling All Seafood Lovers! Brunch in London is a pretty big deal isn’t it?! Well at Fish Market it is all aboard their ‘Brunch off the Boat’ every Saturday. With an exquisite menu packed full of crab, mussels, battered fish and prawns (and more beyond that!) it is an amazing option for brunch….

Temper BBQ Restaurant in London

Temper City BBQ restaurant in London Neil Rankin has successfully opened three Temper restaurants in the City, Soho and Covent Garden. Their standout feature is being a fantastic bbq restaurant in London with one of the world’s biggest restaurant fire pits. Think steaks and fish (fresh from their day boat in Cornwall) washed down with…

Sushi Samba Rooftop Restaurant in London

Sushi Samba Rooftop Restaurant in London Sushi Samba is a Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian rooftop restaurant in London on the 38th floor of the Heron Tower, right near Liverpool Street . Be warned that the glass lifts speed you to the top so just turn the other way if you don’t want to see London fly past you! Sushi…