Category Archives: Gastropubs

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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Bakery at Graveney and Meadow

I went to try the new range of cakes at Graveney and Meadow’s bakery, as I had had a previous good experience with their carrot and walnut cake (£2.80). I chose their new Chocolate Cake (£2.80) which looked inviting with … Continue reading

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The London Mess at The Dissenting Academy, Newington Green

We went to The Dissenting Academy to experience the London Mess new venture from Head Chef Jim Thomlinson. Jim is well known for putting his own interesting and innovative twists on classic dishes. When you walk into this venue, you … Continue reading

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The Hinds Head, Bray, Berkshire

The Hinds Head is a Michelin-starred pub nestled in the heart of the picturesque village of Bray. Great of taking a long riverside walk to build up the appetite, or for a post-dining stroll. We went for lunch (3 course … Continue reading

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Reef, Beef and Bubbles at The Parlour, Canary Wharf Family Screen and Treats from Ideas Box

We went to The Parlour to try their current deal: Reef, Beef and Bubbles – a half lobster with 4 oz steak and chips served with a glass of prosecco. Pleased to have got Connor again looking after our table, … Continue reading

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Slider Decider at The Gun, Docklands

We went to The Gun in Docklands to eagerly watch the 25 finalists, chefs from various well known restaurants, competing for the best slider spot. During the heats, The Gun team ensured we were feed and watered with beers and … Continue reading

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