Covent Garden is a funny place. If you venture into the tourist trap that is the market square, you will find many of the worst pubs, bars and restaurants in London. Yet a few streets back are some of city’s best shops, and tucked in between the theatre land eateries is arguably its hippest members’ club.
The New York Bakery Co. 'helps' us Brits to become more like self-confident New Yorkers.
…if you knew it contained half of your daily allowance of calories?
I love Soho. While other areas come in and out of fashion (Islington and Notting Hill being noticeably out, and Shoreditch on its way), Soho always has, and probably always will have, that thing that makes it special.
The bank holiday may be over, but summer is still here until the autumnal equinox on 23rd September. So we're going to make the most of it with a cocktail in our hand, and recommend you do the same.
I put it down to the Mad Men effect. The advertising-based story set in Manhattan seems to have inspired a new wave of retro in recent years that has made that era cool.
Near Fulham Broadway station, Rodizio Rico, a Brazilian grill restaurant, opened its doors a few months ago. After the O2, Islington, and Westbourne Grove, this is the fourth location, but perhaps not the last, of a (at least for now) small-ish chain.
Yes, Oreo as in the chocolaty cookie with the white stuff in the middle and cameo as in the carving method popular during the renaissance.
And is it as easy as simply consulting the World's 50 Best Restaurants list?
I am pleased to report that salt is making a comeback. For years it seemed this staple seasoning (for most of us of a certain age) was on the way to being banned from cooking altogether.
Why pay over the odds to eat well? From Grana Padano to frozen raspberries, skirt steak to good cava, there are numerous ingredients you can use as cheaper alternatives to more expensive gourmet items
You’ll need a relevant background, whether in chemistry or something culinary, and a sweet tooth wouldn’t go amiss either
Trade has changed what used to be menswear supplier and turned it into a very stylish and good looking coffee bar