dining out

The Fable Holborn - Neon Entrance Sign

Review – The Fable [Holborn]

Rating In A Word Surprising Cuisine Modern European Appeals To The Literati (when they’re hungry) Bookworms and lovers of literature People seeking a fun, not too serious dining experience that’s not in an area you’d traditionally associate with
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Caffeina - Front Entrance

Review – Caffeina [Tower Hill]

Rating Appeals To Displaced Italians (especially those extra picky types with a particular taste for Italian coffee, or types of Italian cheeses that you can’t generally get in the UK) Bohemian individuals who like to discuss powerful ideas and/or ferment rebellions in
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The Terrace at Jumeirah Lowndes - Traditional burger

Review – Barbecue Masterclass @ The Terrace, Jumeirah Lowndes [Knightsbridge]

The excellent people at Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel invited us down to preview this year’s run of their BBQ Masterclasses, taking place at The Terrace, Jumeirah Lowndes’ outdoor bar and kitchen.  Instantly sold by the prospect of a barbecue on a sunny terrace, off I
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White Lyan Hoxton - White Horse shopfront

Review – White Lyan [Hoxton]

Appeals To Chemists and/or anyone with an enthusiasm for chemistry, or the mixological take on Breaking Bad Well healed and capitalised cocktail fiends, fans and believers of every kind Any of you pioneering types who enjoy something experiencing something rather different and
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Charlotte's Bistro Turnham Green - Entrance Sign

Review – The Gin School @ Charlotte’s Bistro [Chiswick]

Rating: Cuisine: English food with with a few French touches. And GIN. Can gin be a cuisine?   Appeals to: Well, for the gin school – we’re thinking gin connoisseurs, along with juniper journeyers and tentatives of all stripes. The bar staff know wh
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La Polenteria Soho - View From The Front

Review – La Polenteria [Soho]

Rating Cuisine Northern Italian / ‘Peasant Food’ Appeals To Polenta obsessives and pasta dismissives  Vegans and Vegetarians Very hip young types and people who want to get on the Polenta trend People seeking a filling, economical bite or two  ( £7 for a
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