The Market Porter

The Market Porter Pub in Borough Market The Market Porter restaurant / pub in Borough Market, part of the Market Taverns, is one hidden gem. The dining room is a lovely quiet hideaway, nestled above the busy pub downstairs, with views over bustling Borough Market. It’s quaint, radiating an old-fashioned pub vibe inside, yet it’s…

Flour and Grape

Flour and Grape Restaurant in Bermondsey Fresh pasta and great wine – what more do you need?! Owner, Nick Crispini, who originally started off as a chef working under Theo Randall at Park Lane founded the Anticio Restaurant & Bar in 2012 and rebranded it to Flour and Grape, a fresh pasta restaurant in Bermondsey,…

Lupins

LUPINS Restaurant in Borough Market Lupins restaurant in Borough Market is set over 2 floors, serving traditional British tasting plates.  They have casual bar seating by the kitchen counter or a smaller, more intimate space upstairs.  We settled upstairs in a cosy corner of the dining room.  Sharing dishes are the concept here with a…

Emilia’s Crafted Pasta

Emilia’s Crafted Pasta Restaurant in St Katharine Docks Just a stones throw from Tower Bridge lies a waterside hub of shops and restaurants in a stunning dockside setting. We visited Emilia’s Crafted Pasta restaurant in St Katharine Docks where  the shining sun was glistening over the water. Making the most of the good weather we decided…

The Coal Shed

Restaurant near Tower Bridge The Coal Shed is a newly opened restaurant near Tower Bridge in the new 1 Tower Bridge complex just behind the theatre. It offers a few tables outside for al fresco dining as well as a two leveled restaurant with modern light decor. The staff were friendly and accommodating upon arrival and…

Mercato Metropolitano

Street Food in London Mercato Metropolitano Now the weather has finally realised it should be sunny, we decided to take a trip back to the ever vibrant and atmospheric Mercato Metropolitano. This is one of my favourite places to visit for street food in London.!We sipped on some prosecco from the beautiful Enoteca and some German Kraft…

Pont De La Tour

Pont De La Tour Restaurant in Tower Bridge Pont De La Tour is a gorgeous restaurant in Tower Bridge, based in Shad Thames. We loved the location walking down by the River Thames. It has a lovely terrace area overlooking the bridge with fairy lights and blankets in the winter. Julien Imbert, Head Chef of…

Oxo Tower

Rooftop Restaurant in London Situated on the river front at South Bank, the Oxo Tower rooftop restaurant in London should definitely be on your list of landmarks to visit. With shops, dining and an art gallery, there will definitely be something for everyone within this busy hub. What’s more, there is drinking and dining to…

Arthur Hooper’s

Restaurant in Borough Market Newly opened Arthur Hooper’s restaurant in Borough Market offers a range of smaller plates and sharing boards with an extensive wine list. Ingredients from the menu are sourced from local suppliers including Androuet and Cannon & Cannon. It includes charcuterie, cheeses, meat, vegetables and fish! Most of them are small dishes…

Est India

Restaurant in London Bridge Est India restaurant in London Bridge offers traditional Indian dining with a twist of originality and flavour. Located near Borough Market, the restaurant has a homely feel with a number of booths for small groups. Particularly with the small plates, the focus is on Indian street food including dosas and naan rolls….

Hutong @ The Shard

Level 33 of The Shard London Dine with a view at Hutong restaurant, situated on Level 33 of the Shard London. The restaurant serves a range of dishes from Northern China and is appropriately themed throughout. We opted for the Experience lunch menu (served between 12 and 2.45) for £35 pp. This is a great…