Category Archives: American

Honest Burgers – just arrived on Southampton Street, Covent Garden, London!

We were excited to be starting the week checking out the newest addition to the Honest burger group of restaurants located in the lovely surroundings of Covent Garden. I could not believe how quickly the queue built up in just … Continue reading

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Honest Burgers, Old Street

We love Honest Burgers so we were excited when they opened up at Old Street, as it’s close to where I work. We popped along to check out the new place, they have a glass frontage that will open up … Continue reading

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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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Duke’s Brew & Cue

I went with some friends and work colleagues to check out Duke’s Brew & Que just before I was in India, as my foodie friend Shefali and I had heard great things and wanted to check it out. As we walk in, … Continue reading

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Tasting Room by Sourced Market

I was keen to check out the newest idea from Sourced Market: The Tasting Room; a joint venture with Peppermint Bars and Dum Dum Donutterie. I have fond memories of Sourced Market in St Pancras International food court as they … Continue reading

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The Lockhart, Marylebone

We went to a novel event a book/ supperclub at The Lockhart, a Southern American US cuisine restaurant in Marylebone. It was organised by Molly one of the owners of the Lockhart, so the book, also set in the deep … 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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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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Chicago Food Festival: Taste of Chicago 09th-13th July, 2014

If you are able to go, check out one of the largest American food festivals with key local chefs, who are at the top of their game, foodtrucks and bands. Entry is free, but you will need to get food … Continue reading

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Tommi’s Burger Joint, King’s Road

We went to check out Tommi’s Burger Joint on the King’s Road, as we were nearby shopping. A great vibe and friendly staff greet you when you enter. Both of us plumped for their offer of the century: burger, fries … Continue reading

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