Tag Archive | restaurants

#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 […]

PHOTO ALBUM: Ribstock 2013 (89 Pics)

PHOTO ALBUM: Ribstock 2013 (89 Pics)

  Ribstock 2013 (Sat 22nd Jun 2013) Merchant Yard, 317-319 Kingsland Road, Dalston, London, E8 4DL (map) Last year’s inaugural Ribstock by the ‘Tweat Up‘ crew was a huge success. This year it was back, bigger and better in every way. There were 10 competitors bidding to win £2,000 and the title of best ribs […]

REVIEW: HKK (Hakkasan Kitchen) 8 Course Lunch Menu (28 Pics)

  HKK (Hakkasan Kitchen) Broadgate West II, Worship Street, London EC2A 2DQ “Bespoke Cantonese fine dining from the Hakkasan Group” is the claim from HKK, the second Hakkasan venture to open in The City this year. Does it deliver? Most definitely! Hakkasan Group has been busy lately. Opening two venues in just over two months. […]

PREVIEW: Bo London – “Ode to Britain” 12 Course Menu (33 Pictures)

PREVIEW: Bo London – “Ode to Britain” 12 Course Menu (33 Pictures)

Bo London 4 Mill Street, London, W1S 2AX This is the “Ode to Britain” 12 course menu from Bo London, which opened last week on Thu 06 Dec. This is the first foray outside Asia for “Demon Chef” Alvin Leung. In culinary circles, he is known for his signature ‘X-treme Chinese Cuisine’ which has earned […]

REVIEW (OPENING DAY): Flatiron Steak, Soho (15 Pictures)

REVIEW (OPENING DAY): Flatiron Steak, Soho (15 Pictures)

  FlatIron Steak 17 Beak Street, Soho, London, W1F 9RW Good news steak fans! FlatIron Steak have opened their new 60 seater venue in Beak Street, Soho. Can a venue which serves ONE cut of meat and ONE size really thrive? At just £10 for an tasty 200g cut of tender steak, I definitely think […]

REVIEW (OPENING DAY): BRGR.CO, Soho Burger Joint, (14 Pictures)

REVIEW (OPENING DAY): BRGR.CO, Soho Burger Joint, (14 Pictures)

  BRGR.CO 187 Wardour Street, London W1F 8ZB BRGR.CO have opened their first venue in the heart of Wardour Street, Soho, on the old site of Savanna Jerk. This burger chain from Beirut faces stiff competition with other large established chains nearby and the popular Honest Burger a few minutes walk away. So can they […]

STK Steakhouse – Possibly the Strangest Marketing Campaign Ever?

STK Steakhouse – Possibly the Strangest Marketing Campaign Ever?

  STK London 336-337 The Strand, Covent Garden, London, WC2R 1HA This is the most surreal marketing campaign I’ve ever seen for a restaurant. Along with a tag line of “This ain’t your daddies steak house” and a website which looks like the bastard child of a fashion magazine, soft porn, and a fetish club. […]

NEWS: Disiac, Italian Seafood in Soho (30% off a-la-carte food)

NEWS: Disiac, Italian Seafood in Soho (30% off a-la-carte food)

November 29, 2012 at 04:09PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/Snp_UgCczO/ Disiac 6 Greek Street, Soho, London, W1D 4DE Fancy some Italian seafood at 30% off? Disiac is a relative newcomer to the Soho restaurant scene. Anywhere else in the country it would still be ‘new’ but with insane pace of restaurant openings in Central London, their debut […]