Bluebird

Brunch in White City Chelsea’s iconic Bluebird has spread it’s wings and launched further West in the heart of White City.  We popped in on a sunny weekend to sit on the warm terrace and try their bottomless brunch offering.  The indoor space is expansive with colourful furniture, draped florals and seriously cosy looking hanging…

Italian Job

The Italian Job is a great little pub in Notting Hill, a short stroll from Portobello.  They serve Italian craft beers, a good selection of wines and of course, pizza. Drinks wise we were recommended the Primitivo del Salento Mocavero (£7) which was rich and fruity with a bit of sweetness.  Exactly what we were after. …

Bucket Restaurant

Restaurant near Notting Hill Bucket restaurant near Notting Hill is a short walk from the station and serves sustainably sourced seafood literally by the bucketload in a relaxed, friendly neighbourhood spot. Drinks Cocktails are inventive at Bucket.  We started with Zacapa Old Fashioned (£13.50) with Ron Zacapa, Pedro Ximenez, chocolate bitters and orange. This cut through the strength of…

Chucs Restaurant

Restaurant in Westbourne Grove  Chucs Restaurant in Westbourne Grove is the sister concept to the 1950s swimwear and men’s fashion label of the same name, founded by Charles Finch. There are four locations in London serving up classic Italian cuisine. Chucs says each location offers an exquisite setting to dine. The Westbourne Grove spot sure…

Wild Thyme

Wild Thyme Restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush Wild Thyme restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush is a fabulous and relatively new edition to the area and one that must be visited!  Opened back in 2017, the lovely Lucia and Alex run this beautiful, colourful, romantic and atmospheric restaurant just off the main road. You get a real and genuine welcome and feel…

108 Garage

108 Garage Restaurant in Notting Hill 108 Garage restaurant in Notting Hill is located on Golborne Road just over a five minute walk to Ladbroke Grove station. The cuisine is Modern European with an Asian twist and the décor is contemporary. We had the pleasure of sitting overlooking the chefs at work and it was really fascinating…

The Dayrooms Café

Cafe in Notting Hill The Dayrooms Cafe in Notting Hill is around a 5 minute walk from Ladbrooke Grove station or a 15 minute walk from Notting Hill Gate Station. They are an Aussie inspired café serving up fresh and tasty brunch and lunch dishes with an impressive selection of drinks.  It is a beautiful little café…

Geales Restaurant

Restaurant in Notting Hill Geales (established in 1939) is located just behind Notting Hill Gate tube station.  With a refurbishment ten years ago, the restaurant serves up fresh tasty fish with a modern twist. The head chef ensures the fish used is from a sustainable source and his passion for seafood shows in the impressive…