No one ever looks forward to Mondays. The dreary morning commute, the pouring rain, the packed tube train. All this before you even set foot in the office and sipped your morning coffee. That’s why all over London, top restaurants are offering their finest to help us get through the worse day of the week. … Continue reading Best Monday Night Restaurant Deals in London
Anyone else get excited as I do when I hear about a soft launch offer? Borough Market’s favourite, Arabica, are opening a sister site in King’s Cross this October and to celebrate, us lucky Londoners are getting 50% off our food bill over its soft launch period from 25th-29th September. The new site has an almost … Continue reading Soft Launch: 50% Off at Arabica, King’s Cross
I’m going to be completely upfront with you: I think I’ve found the best Turkish restaurant in London.Continue reading “MANTL Review: One of the Best Turkish Restaurants in London”
English Wine doesn’t get anywhere near the same level of praise it deserves compared to wines from other parts of the world. So, to celebrate this coming English Wine Week (25 May – 2 June 2019), leading English winemakers Chapel Down has teamed up with modern European restaurant Florentine in Waterloo to create an exquisite … Continue reading Discovering the Wonderful World of English Wines with Chapel Down and Florentine #EnglishWineWeek
I’ve visited Chinese, Malaysian, Korean, Japanese and Thai restaurants, but never Vietnamese. So I did something about it, and after this recent visit to Pho & Bun on forever buzzing Shaftesbury Avenue, I’m already planning my next visit. Bang in the middle of town with Soho on one side and Chinatown on the other, I … Continue reading Pho & Bun Review: Authentic Vietnamese Comfort Food
Scottish restaurants don’t tend to get as much attention as some of the more celebrated European cuisines in London. Sophisticated that those restaurants ostensibly appear, I am a firm believer that food from this little island we call Britain can rival any cuisine in the world and so, I was excited at finally experiencing some Scottish hospitality for the first time right here in Fitzrovia.Continue reading “Mac and Wild Review: A Scottish Restaurant As Good As Any Other European Cuisine?”
AT A GLANCE
🍴 Type/Cuisine: Peruvian-inspired
📍 Location: 73 Great Eastern St, London EC2A 3HR
🗣 Social: Instagram
💸 Price: £45 for one person, 4 courses inc. dessert and service charge
🌏 Website: https://www.pachamamalondon.com/
As one of the foodie capital of the world, London pretty much has you covered. But with Peruvian cuisine pretty well established already in London, what can Pachamama East bring to the table in a part of London that’s seen it all (or so East-Enders would like to think)?Continue reading “Pachamama East Review: Another Peruvian – can it hold its own?”
At a glance
🍴 Type/Cuisine: Israeli / Middle-Eastern.
📍 Location: 34 Rupert Street, London W1D 6DN, England.
🗣 Social: Instagram
💸 Price: dinner for 2 with a glass of wine each – £45pp inc. service.
🌏 Website: https://thepalomar.co.uk/
Flying the flag for Israel
I’d be hard pressed to think of an Israeli restaurant I can recommend. For me, London’s Jewish restaurant doesn’t excite, many stuck in kosher’s past and up against the behemoths of London’s food scene including Thai, Chinese and Italian. But finally, I think Palomar are changing the way we Londoner’s see Israeli food.Continue reading “Palomar Review: Changing The Way London Sees Israeli Food”
Check out more photos of Florentine, an all-day dining brasserie-style restaurant in Waterloo.
To find out more, read what I thought on my visit in my review.