Category Archives: Pork

Dinner at Foxtrot Oscar

We went for dinner to Foxtrot Oscar, the more casual Gordon Ramsey restaurant on Royal Hospital Road (the other is his flagship 3 michelin star gaff which would have been nice but is a bit out of our price range!). … Continue reading

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Beard to Tail – our competition winning pancakes!

  We went to Beard to Tail as we had been wanting to check out their restaurant, being the sister establishment of Callooh Callay – one of our favourite bars; plus to sample Chiara’s competition winning pancakes.     We settled down … Continue reading

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Tongue ‘n’ Cheek pop-up at The Joker on Penton Street, Islington

Tongue’n’Cheek started life as a food stall focusing on some of the less loved parts of various animals but they’ve just started a 6 week residency as a pop up at The Joker pub on Penton Street. This is good … Continue reading

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Ed’s Easy Diner- Trocadero

We went to the Trocadero branch of this chain and were greeted by very friendly Angelo (Branch Manager). We plumped for the bottomless coffee as it was cold outside, and settled down to wait for our burgers and enjoyed our … Continue reading

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Benito’s Hat Farringdon

We went to the launch of the newest addition to the chain – Benito’s Hat Farringdon. Got a friendly welcome from Ben Fordham (Owner), Charlie (Farringdon Branch Manager), Felipe (Executive Head Chef) and Addy (Roche Communications – specialists in restaurant, … Continue reading

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Round 2 at Blackfoot EC1 – one visit can never be enough when pig is involved!

We decided that we would head over to Blackfoot for a second round, this time for dinner. As we began chatting to the couple on the table next to us, it transpired that Christopher from The Knotted Vine had advised … Continue reading

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Blackfoot EC1

We tried out new pork restaurant Blackfoot in Exmouth market. We went during the soft opening when it was 50% so we were able to give the menu a good workout but frankly we’ll be heading back soon because there … Continue reading

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