Category Archives: chocolate

Tredwell’s, Covent Garden

  Tredwell is the new restaurant near Covent Garden from Marcus Wareing. More casual in style it focuses on small sharing plates and, before you yawn and roll your eyes; I think the sharing plates trend has taken off because … Continue reading

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Crib de Rib, South Kensington

We went to the pre-launch of the renovated Crib de Rib to check out what they had done. Got a warm welcome from Jean-Claude (Maitre d’) and Paolo (General Manager). Also, enthusiastic Jean-Claude took us on a quick tour of … Continue reading

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Chacho Buenos Aires Rib Club, Vauxhall

We headed over to check out the newest place to enjoy Argentinian ribs in London: Chacho’s Buenos Aires Rib Club (courtesy of Billetto UK)! We had been keen to visit anyway as we had heard great things from some of … Continue reading

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Tacu Tacu Food

We went along to the new burgers/ taco pop up in Casa Blue in Shoreditch. I’ve never been here before despite working in the area and found the bar to have a decadent vibe, with padded booths and a nicely … Continue reading

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Tweet 4 a Table, Brick Lane – but coming soon to an area near you!

We were invited to dine at the Tweet4aTable pop-up at Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, an chance to sample some of the Co-op’s new range.     We settle down to refreshing and cooling drinks of cream soda and cloudy lemonade. As we couldn’t … Continue reading

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Casa Negra, Shoreditch

Casa Negra is fun and funky Mexican in Shoreditch. On a warm summer evening with all the windows open and a frozen margarita in hand it felt like we were somewhere much more tropical than the Great Eastern Road. I … Continue reading

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My Perfect London day

I remember when I first moved to London from rural Essex. Everything was new and exciting, I would run around town every weekend agog at the vast array of festivals, theatres, galleries and restaurants. Nothing was too niche for me … Continue reading

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City Pantry pop-up – outside Tesco Kensington store!

We went to check out the latest foodie treats at the City Pantry pop-up stalls – located on the forecourt outside the Tesco Kensington store. What a great idea and several different dishes to try from countries around the world, … Continue reading

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Andy Bates’ #Rescue Brunch – Part II is happening on 28th June, 2014!

We have been advised by the lovely Francesca Mingo (wife to amazing chef Andy Bates) that, after their runaway success of their first brunch event, Part II of #Rescue Brunch is happening on the 28th June, 2014 – at ‘The Liquor … Continue reading

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Travel Guide to Eastern Australia – Sydney, Bondi Beach, Brisbane, Cairns

If you are planning a trip to Sydney and travelling up east coast of Australia, here is some stuff we liked, as well as some suggestions from friends of ours, and that you may find fun and places we would … Continue reading

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