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GAME & JAPANESE NOODLES SPECIAL: “Venison cooked in Miso! with Nira Greens” by Koya (Soho)

GAME & JAPANESE NOODLES SPECIAL: “Venison cooked in Miso! with Nira Greens” by Koya (Soho)

November 16, 2012 at 12:03AM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/SEdFC2ic_b/ Koya 49 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1D 4SG It’s the middle of game season in England… from the buzz around the recent opening of Bone Daddies and Shoryu Ramen it also seems to be noodle season . For those of you who like BOTH game and noodles, […]

NEWS: Huge soup carton slide (and free soup) in Covent Garden

NEWS: Huge soup carton slide (and free soup) in Covent Garden

November 16, 2012 at 05:04PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/SGR_GRCc9M/ If anyone’s near Covent Garden right now, get down to the North East corner of Covent Garden Piazza. You’ll find a giant New Covent Garden Soup carton with a soup ladle for a giant slide! While you’re there the New Covent Garden Soup guys are also handing […]

Burger Porn! Bukowski Grill’s “Fat Gringo Burger”… with candied bacon!

Burger Porn! Bukowski Grill’s “Fat Gringo Burger”… with candied bacon!

November 08, 2012 at 08:00PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/Rx_xJtCc4r/ Bukowski Grill Unit 61, Boxpark, 4-6 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London, E1 6GY This is the “Fat Gringo Burger” from Bukowski Grill. It is a limited edition “Burger of the Month” which changes every 4 weeks or so… give or take a week. A Fat Gringo, is […]

FAQ: Shoryu Ramen Opening Day

FAQ: Shoryu Ramen Opening Day

November 07, 2012 at 11:47AM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/RuigrGCc62/ Shoryu Ramen 9 Regents Street, London, SW1Y 4LR Shoryu Ramen, the second ‘tonkotsu centric’ eatery in a week, opened at lunchtime today and this picture of their “Yuzu Tonkotsu” generated a lot of interest and many questions! Instead of trying to reply to them all in 140 […]

FOOD PORN: New York Strip! from MASH (Modern American Steakhouse)

FOOD PORN: New York Strip! from MASH (Modern American Steakhouse)

November 03, 2012 at 06:08PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/Rk66jWiczL/ UPDATE: 04-Nov-2012 Full Review Added… REVIEW (OPENING DAY): MASH Steakhouse (41 Pictures) MASH – Modern American Steak House 81 Brewer Street, London, W1F 0RH Danish Steakhouse MASH officially opened to the public Saturday evening. Given the red carpets and security I saw outside the venue late Friday […]

Want Ramen? Go Fuku your Momo too!!!

Want Ramen? Go Fuku your Momo too!!!

October 31, 2012 at 07:01PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/RdSqsSCc2B/ As restaurant names that translate badly go… this is a a pretty amusing, but not as good as ‘Phat Phuc’ in Chelsea (Which I have been informed means “Happy Buddha” in Thai). I can’t find any reference to ‘Go MomoFuku’ in Twitter but it I found this […]

Beef Tomato Rice Chinese Comfort Food… (kinda)… Wong Kei’s Chinatown

Beef Tomato Rice Chinese Comfort Food… (kinda)… Wong Kei’s Chinatown

October 30, 2012 at 10:00PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/RbCZKSic3W/ Wong Kei’s is arguably the most divisive restuarant in London. Just search for reviews and you will quickly find that it’s the ‘Marmite’ of London eating spots. (You either love it… or hate it). This is the Beef and Tomato Rice. Personally I thought that this was […]

NEWS: “Guinness Flavoured” Crisps now Available in Selfridges!

NEWS: “Guinness Flavoured” Crisps now Available in Selfridges!

October 01, 2012 at 02:27PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/QPcjuOCc4z/ Guinness Fan? BURT crisps have got together with Guiness to make the world’s first Guinness flavoured crisps. I don’t know why this hasn’t happened sooner, but if you are a lover of the dark stuff, you don’t have to worry about your salt & vinegar interfering with […]

[TRADE: Restuarants/Cafes] “Boozy Gelato” on sale at Cost Price! @TOMSCOOPERY

[TRADE: Restuarants/Cafes] “Boozy Gelato” on sale at Cost Price! @TOMSCOOPERY

August 18, 2012 at 03:43PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/OeSTCpiczU/ Now that summer is over, TOMSCOOPERY, the Gelato pop-up at London Fields Brewery, has scooped it’s last. As Sofia is going back to study legal stuff, she is looking for good homes for the last of the lovely ice creams… “Hey master foodie connector, have a favour […]

Holy Fuck, it’s a ‘Christ on a Bike’ Bloody Mary! Courtesy of Eduardo at Bar Galante

Holy Fuck, it’s a ‘Christ on a Bike’ Bloody Mary! Courtesy of Eduardo at Bar Galante

May 20, 2012 at 09:49PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/K3MoeQCc6A/ UPDATE SUN 30-Sep-2012: I gave barman Eduardo a bottle of The Rib Man’s insanely hot “Judas It’s Scary Hot” sauce. This was made only for the Hot Wings Eating Competition and has a WHOLE KILO of Naga Chilli added to the mix. This sauce has a huge […]