Category Archives: Italian

Italian pavement dining and people watching – at Venerdi, London.

We wandered along a bustling Hackney street on this sunny summer’s evening and quickly reached our easygoing Italy in London destination – Venerdi ! Settling down to #dinner at #Venerdi – with a warm welcome and pleasant service from Martin … Continue reading

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Coach and Horses, Clapham North

The Coach and Horses is tucked away on a quiet sidestreet in between Brixton and Clapham. They have a nice outside area so if spring ever decides to return it would be a lovely place for a drink in the … Continue reading

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A relaxing beach holiday in Calabria, Italy!

We needed a relaxing beach holiday away from the regular tourist spots, and so decided on a lesser known location of Zambrone in Calabria – a beach vacation hotspot for the Italians! After a lot of research and discussions, we … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Mele e Pere, Soho

Mele and Pere, meaning Apples and Pears, a Trattoria and Vermouth Bar opened by Andrea Mantovani and Peter Hughes, have launched their new breakfast menu of delicious smoked salmon and cream cheese buns together with delectable homemade pastries that taste … Continue reading

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Moretti Grand Tour – Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th July, 2015 in Hackney, London ; next stop Leeds!

BIRRA MORETTI GRAN TOUR: THE AUTHENTIC ITALIAN FOOD JOURNEY RETURNS TO LONDON We loved the cool vibe of The Courtyard at Space Studios when we arrived for the Moretti Grand Tour, with the wonderful smells and inviting music wafting over … Continue reading

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Union Street Cafe, Southwark

We went to Union Street Café for their Prosecco Pranzo, a lazy Italian Sunday lunch, to which you can add unlimited Prosecco for another £10 per person. We actually went on Easter Sunday so the open plan kitchen was in … 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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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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Four to Eight – a new, modern Italian restaurant in Covent Garden

We went to a Square Meal food bloggers’ dinner at Four to Eight, a new Italian restaurant located in Covent Garden. It is a two level establishment with a modern design and crisp decor, with the main restaurant at street … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: FRESCOBALDI RESTAURANT TO OPEN IN MAYFAIR THIS AUTUMN on 10th November, 2014 !

Breaking News: Keep an eye out for the Autumn launch of Ristorante Frescobaldi bringing the Italian culinary delights of Tuscany to London! The Frescobaldi family are one of Italy’s oldest and most respected wine dynasties and are open their first restaurant … Continue reading

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