Restaurants

Dish Me Up Some More Dishoom!

Dishoom is not just one of the most talked about restaurants at the moment but must also be mentioned for its stunning King’s Cross branch. I’ve talked a lot about my never-ending list of places to go and Dishoom was pretty much at the top. Especially as my husband kept making me jealous by going… Continue reading Dish Me Up Some More Dishoom!

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GilgaMESS – but I have high hopes for next time

Last week Matt and I went to Gilgamesh in Camden for the first time. We had been tempted by an offer I saw online for an opportunity to try out two courses from their new a la carte menu for £14. Knowing that the restaurant was not cheap we thought this seemed like a great… Continue reading GilgaMESS – but I have high hopes for next time

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Chiltern Firehouse – tasty but not special enough for the hype!

We did it! We got a table at Chiltern Firehouse! It took a bit of wrangling and a few terse emails regarding their non-existent booking policy but on Saturday we finally ate there. This Marylebone restaurant has been hyped up more than any other I can recall recently. It has had a steady stream of… Continue reading Chiltern Firehouse – tasty but not special enough for the hype!

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Looks like ramen is here to stay

Apparently there are 34,488 ramen shops in Japan and judging by recent openings, London appears to be trying to compete. A walk around Soho will throw up dozens of new options for some slurpy noodles. We chose a boiling hot Wednesday to go and sample  this speciality at Tonkotsu in Dean Street. This is a… Continue reading Looks like ramen is here to stay

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The Cornish Tiger isn’t roaring just quite yet…

Battersea Rise in Clapham Junction is a great place for eating whether you fancy a trusty chain or something a little more off piste. At the top of the road near Clapham Common is a relatively new restaurant I hadn’t noticed. It used to be a Mexican but is now called Cornish Tiger – a… Continue reading The Cornish Tiger isn’t roaring just quite yet…