Tag Archives: London

Our top 20 UK street food dishes of 2015

Top 20 UK street food dishes 2015

This post started out as top 10 but in the end it was a struggle to stop at 20 Over the last few years, we’ve spent a worrying amount of time travelling around, visiting street food markets and generally stuffing our faces. So we thought it’s high time we posted a round-up. You know, because there aren’t enough top 10s, ...

Read More »

Alyn Williams at The Westbury

Orkney Scallops - I'd come back for these again and again!

You should go now before Williams reputation grows any further, the tasting menu won’t £60 for ever. Alyn Williams worked under Marcus Wareing for eight years, four of which were spent as head chef of the two-star Berkeley, so at an irresistible £60 for seven courses, I didn’t take much persuading. We arrived just after 7pm on a Friday night ...

Read More »

Mele e Pere

mele e pere

This is a reliable, mid-priced restaurant and if you are in the area, I’d recommend giving it a try. We were looking for a restaurant in town for a quick, midweek bite. Something different, something fresh, something new. After much debate we decided to give Mele e Pere a try and it fitted the bill perfectly. It’s the sort of place you ...

Read More »

Kervan Sofrasi – The best kebab in town?


The kebab has been maligned and misunderstood for far too long. All too often people hear the word and immediately think of the greasy, grey slabs of doner meat at dodgy take-aways up and down the country. To those people, I say this. Do we judge the burger by the standards of what’s on offer in our local late-night take-away? ...

Read More »

Dinner by Heston by Heston Blumenthal

Meat Fruit @ Dinner

The food at Dinner is truly excellent and the fact that we managed to keep the bill below ₤190 made it all the sweeter. It’s not often that I feel out of place in a restaurant, but our visit to Dinner was one such occasion. It’s situated in the luxurious Mandarin Oriental in Knightsbridge and we seemed to be the ...

Read More »