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The Best Salsa in London

Frontera Salsa

Salsa is the cornerstone of any Mexican feast, and when scooped on corn chips, makes the perfect snack. With a new jar in town, both are now as good as that top shelf margarita in your hand.

Dining on Top of the Gherkin

3040 Restaurant

My friend Jane spends time on the Eurostar like the rest of us spend time on the Tube. Ergo, when Eurostar teamed up with the restaurant on top of the Gherkin last month, she was first in the queue.

Aboard The Silver Sturgeon

The Silver Sturgeon

My long-anticipated lunch on the Silver Sturgeon commenced rather splendidly. As the group of equally exited people assembled on deck, a huge Zeppelin appeared on the horizon to send us off in style.

Chilin' at The Wharf

Chili's Logo

A few months ago, I was surprised to see a Chili's sign at Canary Wharf. When did this American chain make its way across the pond? Was anyone going? And was the experience the same?

Anchor & Hope for a Table

The Anchor & Hope

Tucked away on The Cut in SE1, ideal for the Old and Young Vics and the South Bank, this Gastropub has been serving traditional and seasonal British dishes since 2003, and has received a range of accolades and rave reviews along the way.

Too Little Reward at The Arbitrager

The Arbitrager

One thing City punters often bemoan is the lack of ‘local’ type spit-and-sawdust joints in the Square Mile. You know, the sort of boozers to be found in the backstreets of the London suburbs - surly locals, dubious looking sandwiches, and fruit machines guaranteed to stitch you up.

Saddle Up and Ride to EC2

The Hoxton Pony

Set over two floors, The Hoxton Pony is a new and ambitous addition to the Shoreditch / Hoxton scene. It mixes an upmarket cocktail lounge with impressive gastropub fare, complimented by separate DJ’s on both the main dance floor on the lower level.