Rivington Greenwich

Brunch in Greenwich Hailing from the Caprice Group that owns the classy Ivy restaurants, we knew we would not be disappointed with our brunch in Greenwich! Based in the heart of Greenwich, the restaurant is spread over two floors. it has  lovely mezzanine area and a cosy outside section. The staff were immediately friendly and…

The Jugged Hare

Restaurant in Barbican I have walked past The Jugged Hare pub and restaurant in Barbican many times on my way to yoga thinking it had a great atmosphere. Well, big mistake not trying it out sooner! The Jugged Hare is a lively and welcoming pub for a few drinks after work. However, the exciting part…

Treves and Hyde Restaurant in Aldgate

Treves and Hyde Restaurant in Aldgate When we first walked past this restaurant in Aldgate East, we did a double take as it looked pretty smart and welcoming. Downstairs is a coffee bar during the day serving fresh juices, breakfast pastries, sandwiches, cakes and savoury items. Up the spiral staircase is a welcoming restaurant and…

Chamomile Cafe in Belsize Park

Chamomile Cafe in Belsize Park Chamomile Café is located just a ten minute walk from Chalk Farm, Swiss Cottage and Belsize Park stations and oozes comfort and charm. The cafe seats a fair few people  although these seats get quickly snapped up so be prepared to wait at weekends. Serving up freshly prepared food and…

Long Arm Worship Street

Long Arm Worship Street Craft Beer in London We visited Long Arm Worship Street to sample some of the best craft beer in London and check out the in-house brewing experience. My favourite offering was the six different 1/3 pints which reminded me of being in Belgium! Food Menu We returned recently to try out…

Mildreds Vegan Restaurant in Kings Cross

Mildreds Vegan Restaurant in King’s Cross This week we had a veggie / vegan experience at Mildreds restaurant in King’s Cross. There are also branches in Camden, Soho and Dalston given how popular it is. Mildreds vegan restaurant in King’s Cross serves up tasty well thought out food. It is a large and attractive restaurant…

The Old Queen’s Head Pub in Angel

Pub in Angel The Old Queens Head pub in Angel offers club nights and pub quizzes on a regular basis as well as tasty food. The décor is country pub meets cool club with neon signs and animal heads mounted on the walls. It is a very attractive and ornate pub with lots of comfy…

Smokestak BBQ Restaurant in Shoreditch

Smokestak All the meat! We love meat so this delicious BBQ restaurant in Shoreditch was right up our street! Starting off in the street food world, Smokestak was so popular it opened a permanent residency near Shoreditch High Street Station. With an open kitchen, the smell of smoked meatand a slightly industrial but quirky space,…

La Farola Tapas in Islington

La Farola Tapas in Islington La Farola offers fantastic tapas in Islington with excellent food, service and atmosphere. Ideally situated on Upper Street, it has a very welcoming and quaint feel. It seems as if other customers agree as it was pretty packed on a Tuesday evening! The Tapas La Farola is proud of its…

The Vincent, Hackney

The Vincent Brunch in Hackney The Vincent is a gem of a local cafe restaurant offering a great brunch in Hackney. It also serves delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner during the week. It is run by the founders of the Sebright Arms behind Hackney Road who know something about the best craft beers and ciders!…