Tag Archive | London

REVIEW: #PigIdeaFeast – Free Pork Banquet in Trafalgar Sq by @ThePigIdea and London Restaurants (34 Pics)

REVIEW: #PigIdeaFeast – Free Pork Banquet in Trafalgar Sq by @ThePigIdea and London Restaurants (34 Pics)

  The Pig Idea is providing free meals in Trafalgar Square today from 12h00-16h00 to highlight their campaign. They argue that suitable food waste should be fed to pigs for economic, environmental and nutritional grounds. So what was on offer today and did they get their message across? If you were in Trafalgar Square in […]

REVIEW: Sushi Making Class at @Sumosan_London (41 Pics)

REVIEW: Sushi Making Class at @Sumosan_London (41 Pics)

  Sushi restaurants have suddenly become keen to let their customers have a ‘hands on’ experience with their future meal. So is it as easy at it looks? After all, slicing up fish and rolling them around rice can’t be that difficult? I attended a class to find out. This year, restaurants of all types […]

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: What is Hawker House like? @StreetFeastLDN (23 Pics)

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: What is Hawker House like? @StreetFeastLDN (23 Pics)

  Friday was the debut of Hawker House, the winter venture by the hugely successful ‘Street Feast’ team. These guys dominated Friday nights in the summer with their mixture of street food, events and party vibes. Can the winter incarnation of this collective recreate the magic? From my visit on their debut night last Friday, […]

#WilkesWeekly – (06-Nov-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

#WilkesWeekly – (06-Nov-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

  Bob’s Lobster, now at Street Feast   WHAT’S GOING ON? Streetfood is moving indoors! This week, new streetfood venture ‘Night Tales’ launches on Thursday night followed by the immensely popular ‘Street Feast’ on Friday. Both events will be in Hackney with a midnight licence for Night Tales plus a long awaited 2am licence for […]

#WilkesWeekly – (30-Oct-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

#WilkesWeekly – (30-Oct-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

  WHAT’S GOING ON? Happy Halloween! This week has lots of ‘Halloween Themed’ events. Picks of the week is streetfood collective KERB which is holding a halloween special at their party venue, West Handyside Canopy at Granary Square, Kings Cross. In restaurants, Foxlove by the hugely popular Hawksmoor Group has commenced its 50% off food […]

FIRST LOOK REVIEW: @OneCanadaSquare Restaurant by @ETMGroup (13 Pics)

FIRST LOOK REVIEW: @OneCanadaSquare Restaurant by @ETMGroup (13 Pics)

  One Canada Square is a bar restaurant in the lobby of the One Canada Square building, colloquially known as ‘Canary Wharf Tower’. It is part of the ETM Group which is best known for venues such as The Botanist and The Cadogan Arms in Chelsea which both serve great food and drink. Will their […]

REVIEW: New Dim Sum Menu from @HutongShard (42 Pictures)

REVIEW: New Dim Sum Menu from @HutongShard (42 Pictures)

  Hutong is a Chinese restaurant and bar situated on the 33rd floor of The Shard. Recently opened this summer, it focuses on Northern Chinese cuisine with astounding views over London. With great reviews for their Peking Duck, will their Dim Sum lunch satisfy Londoners too? For the discerning dim sum aficionados, this is definitely […]

#WilkesWeekly – (16-Oct-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

#WilkesWeekly – (16-Oct-2013) New Restaurants, Events and Pop Ups

  WHAT’S GOING ON? This is the weekly update of “What’s happening?”, “What’s opening?”, “What’s new?” and “What’s good?”. This lists events, openings, streetfood, bars, plus anything interesting which has sprung up on my radar. It IS NOT a comprehensive listing, as there are way too many in our great city and there are others […]

#WilkesWeekly – (09-Oct-2013) Restaurants, Pop Up and @LDNCocktailWeek

#WilkesWeekly – (09-Oct-2013) Restaurants, Pop Up and @LDNCocktailWeek

  WHAT’S GOING ON? This is the weekly update of “What’s happening?”, “What’s opening?”, “What’s new?” and “What’s good?”. This lists events, openings, streetfood, bars, plus anything interesting which has sprung up on my radar. It IS NOT a comprehensive listing, as there are way too many in our great city and there are others […]

#WilkesWeekly – (02-Oct-2013) Restaurants, Popups, Weekend Events, Festivals

#WilkesWeekly – (02-Oct-2013) Restaurants, Popups, Weekend Events, Festivals

  View this post on Instagram (RE)VINE: Treacle pudding and custard action! @MerchantsTavern A post shared by Wilkes (@wilkes888) on Oct 1, 2013 at 7:28pm PDT WHAT’S GOING ON? This is the weekly update of “What’s happening?”, “What’s opening?”, “What’s new?” and “What’s good?”. This lists events, openings, streetfood, bars, plus anything interesting which has […]