Reviews

Review – Brasserie Blanc [City of London]

Shekha heads off to Brasserie Blanc to sample a menu inspired by Raymond Blanc’s world travels… Rating     Appeals To City workers – the Threadneedle branch specifically, Francophiles looking for decently priced French food, people on first dates, couples
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Review – Songkran @ Thai Square Leicster Square

All singing, all dancing, all coconut scented rice, high ceilings and Buddha murals. We paid the guys at Thai Square a visit to see what they do for Thai New Year. Subtract the completely divergent cultural context and we suppose its not that dissimilar to Auld Lang Syne and a
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Review – All Points East [Victoria Park]

      Shekha’s trip to All Points East was a staggering success for the inaugural weekend of this ambitious festival with food, dance, sunshine and lightning…  Rating   Appeals To All Points East was clearly designed with as
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Review – Grand Trunk Road [South Woodford]

Shekha sets off to see if the latest venture from Rajesh Suri (formerly of Michelin-starred Tamarind; Imli Street and former-Michelin-starred Zaika) and head chef Dayashankar Sharma, is a worthy addition to London’s Indian fine dining scene… Rating     
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Review: Salthouse Bacaro [Liverpool]

If ‘Negroni Mondays’ aren’t a thing, after a visit to Salthouse, Charlie thinks they should be.  Rating Cuisine Spanish and Italian. The best of both in small plates form, with the odd twist here and there.  In a Word More (please) Appeals to Almost
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Review: Victory Mansion [Stoke Newington]

Are Asian flavours and South American tortillas a match made in heaven? Victory Mansion think so. Full disclosure, Shekha then made a repeat visit to try the tacos we couldn’t manage the first time around… Rating Cuisine Global Fusion Appeals To Date night couples, weekend
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Review: TPH of Chelsea [Chelsea, London]

Shekha heads out to West London to try TPH of Chelsea’s vegan-inspired menu… and is happily impressed with the creativity on offer. Rating Cuisine Fine South Asian Dining Appeals To Chelsea locals, vegetarian and vegan diners, Indian food lovers, curious
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Review: Tacos and Tequila [Broadway Market, Tooting]

A wide selection of tacos and an extensive tequila menu. Sounds pretty tempting… Rating: Cuisine: Mexican In A Word: Surprising Appeals to: The after-work crowd, locals mainly. There’s a group of friends, several couples on a date. Passers-by looking to stop over
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Review – Roast [Borough, London]

Rating: Cuisine: Traditional British Appeals To: Foreign visitors looking to sample a slice of the ‘high end’ part of the traditional British restaurant scene. Patriots, jingoists, Anglophiles – individuals looking for food quality to confirm their beliefs
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Review: Plateau [Canary Wharf]

An intense barre class on ice followed by a special Botanical Brunch at Canary Wharf’s Plateau restaurant? Sounds like hard work… Rating: Cuisine: Modern French In A Word: Posh Appeals to: City workers, those into luxury lunches with a view and anyone looking to have
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