Category Archives: Food Safari ideas

Round 2 at: The Lockhart !

I went to catch up with a friend – who selected The Lockhart on his own as it was near his work place without realising that C & I had previously visited for a book club event. After receiving a … Continue reading

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Experiencing Premium Japanese Food and Drink at Intercontinental Park Lane

We went to experience Premium Japanese Food and Drink at the Sauce Communications and JETRO organised event held in the beautiful ballroom of the Intercontinental Park Lane. We were warmly welcomed with glasses of malbec, chardonnay or the non-alcholic options … Continue reading

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Emilia Romagna Supperclub by ILYH at Frizzante, Shoreditch

I (J) was keen to experience Emilian cuisine and hospitality, and was happy when I won an invite to this I Love Your Hat Supper Club; as we have been on holiday to Northern Italy but as yet not ventured into the Emilia Romagna … Continue reading

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Drifting through a lazy Sunday in the City!

We went for a joint mother’s day/ our parents 40th wedding anniversary celebrations to The Drift in the Heron Tower. The entrance is tucked down a little side street next to the building rather than at the front. When you … Continue reading

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Pizza Union, Shoreditch

We went to Pizza Union, a fun and funky joint near Liverpool Street. As the name would suggest they specialise in pizza and the giant wood fired oven dominating the open plan kitchen indicates that they take their work seriously. … Continue reading

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Indian High Tea at Dhaba Lane

You have to walk down some fairly nondescript stairs to reach this basement cafe. But when you get there it is as if you are walking into your grandma’s living room. Cozy in all senses of the word, you will … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Smack Lobster Roll Deli – opening Monday 3rd November, 2014

We went to the launch of Smack Lobster Deli, the new concept from David Strauss and his team behind Goodman Restaurant Group and Burger & Lobster. It is a deli located in Mayfair with their USP of lobster rolls influenced by world … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Le Chalet, arriving at Selfridges Roof Top venue from the 22nd October, 2014!

  Arriving in 9 days and counting: Le Chalet is arriving on the rooftop of Selfridges (in the place of current sister restaurant On the Roof with Q) on 22nd October, 2014, bringing an Alpine-style BBQ menu with its Hot Chocolate … Continue reading

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Brindisa Tramontana

We went for lunch to check out Tramontana Brindisa in trendy Shoreditch. The restaurant is light and airy, with a great outside terrace at the rear of the restaurant. Whilst we made our menu choices, we snacked on Padron peppers … Continue reading

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