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…

Gentlemen Baristas Coffee Shop in Borough

All day coffee house Gentlemen Baristas are scattered across central and south London locations serving up delicious coffee, brunches and tasty bakes. We visited their coffee shop in Borough, Union Street to try their offerings. Drinks Trying the coffee at Gentleman Baristas was a no brainer. We opted for the flat white (£2.70) and enjoyed its strong,…

Kibele Restaurant in Great Portland Street

Turkish Restaurant Kibele is an attractive restaurant in Great Portland Street serving up modern and traditional Turkish food. After a warm welcome, and some oohing and aahing over the beautiful décor we got stuck into the vast menu with some helpful recommendations from the staff. The restaurant is split over two floors with downstairs offering…

X-Upper Gourmet Sausages in London

Upper Street’s Latest Addition The new kid on the block, X-Upper, opened it’s doors offering gourmet sausages in London on Upper Street, Islington. What a fabulous addition to the much loved street, home to many bars and restaurants. This fantastic little rustic-looking restaurant brings Londoners the best gourmet sausages from across Europe. The brains behind…

Italian Job Pub in Notting Hill

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. …

The Belrose Pub in Belsize Park

The Belrose The Belrose is a gorgeous, contemporary gastro-pub on Haverstock Hill, situated between Chalk Farm and Belsize Park. It is stylish inside, with dark woods, royal blues and plenty of plants, book shelves and frames donning the walls. This, and the fantastic service, gives the place a sophisticated feel – even with the football…

Pepitos Mexican Restaurant in London Fields

Mexican restaurant in London Fields Pepitos is situated a 5 minute walk from London Fields station and offers a Mexican feast in a relaxed environment. We absolutely loved the bright Mexican themed decor in the restaurant and the accompanying Latino music. It made me want to go back to Mexico! The Cocktails Before we entered…

Q&A with Guido’s Kitchen

Guido: Founder and Co-Owner of Guido’s Kitchen Tell me about your new opening in Noel Street, Soho We always wanted to open Guido’s Kitchen in Central London and Soho seemed the perfect next step for us. We wanted to give customers the option to have an informal dining experience so we have covers for around…

Avenue Restaurant in St James’s

Modern Brasserie Avenue is a stunning restaurant in St James’s offering lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. The grand bar catches your eye as you walk in with comfortable sofa’s to sip your cocktails and a lovely swing surrounded by florals. The restaurant centres around a spectacular decanting bar, above which a huge illuminated chandelier sparkles…

Salaam Namaste

Restaurant in Bloomsbury Salaam Namaste is a sleek, modern and contemporary little restaurant in Bloomsbury, specialising in modern Indian cuisine. The interior is filled with shades of beige and brown, with deep purples too. There are leather chairs and deep wooden tables, giving it a sophisticated, slightly fancy feel. The team is all passionate and…