Tag Archive | Restuarant

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Raw Duck, Hackney Central (First through the door)

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Raw Duck, Hackney Central (First through the door)

  Raw Duck 5 Amhurst Road, London E8 1LL (map) Raw Duck is the little sibling of popular ‘Duck Soup‘ in Frith Street, Soho. However, unlike the Soho branch, this Hackney venue will be an all day cafe during the day which will morph into a wine bar in the evening. Clare Lattin and Rory […]

NEW OPENING: Homeslice Pizza, Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden (25 Pics)

NEW OPENING: Homeslice Pizza, Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden (25 Pics)

; Homeslice Pizza 13 Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden, LONDON, WC2H 9DP (map) Homeslice, the popular streetfood pizza vendor has opened its new permanent home in the colourful Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden. Known for their appearances at StreetFeast Food Market and occasional ad-hoc experiments with other streetfood vendors. Can the team succeed in this quirky location? […]

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. […]

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 […]

REVIEW (FIRST LOOK): Colbert Chelsea, soft opening on the former site of Oriel, Sloane Square

REVIEW (FIRST LOOK): Colbert Chelsea, soft opening on the former site of Oriel, Sloane Square

Colbert Chelsea 50-52 Sloane Square, Chelsea, London, SW1W 8AX Colbert Chelsea soft opens today bringing French Grand Café style to the former site of ‘Oriel’ on Sloane Square. Brought to you by the team behind of ‘Brasserie Zedel and The Wolseley, Rex Restaurant Associates. Claiming to be “inspired by the great boulvard cafés of Paris” […]

@BoccaDiLupo’s dessert with a double shot of @MountGayRum!

@BoccaDiLupo’s dessert with a double shot of @MountGayRum!

August 24, 2012 at 03:09PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/OtrNsDic0O/ Bocca Di Lupo12 Archer Street, Soho, London, W1D 7BB I was surprised to see this offering on the dessert menu of Bocca Di Lupo. I love dark rum, but I’m not really a ‘pina colada’ fan, especially as I generally avoid the ultra sweet cocktails. Has anyone […]

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: This is chocolate salami! … NOT blood sausage ;)

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: This is chocolate salami! … NOT blood sausage ;)

July 30, 2012 at 06:14PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/NtofxSic69/ This is a real head-f&(k… a chocolate salami? Even close up it looks like a blood-sausage!   Polpo (Smithfield) Ad: 2-3 Cowcross Street, Smithfield, London, EC1M 6DR Ww: http://www.polpo.co.uk Tw: @PolpoSoho

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: So moorish “Fritti Mixto” Tasty fried calarami and prawn…

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: So moorish “Fritti Mixto” Tasty fried calarami and prawn…

July 30, 2012 at 06:06PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/Ntnjfjic6C/ ‘Fritto Misto’ is fried fish, calamari and prawns. Wonderfully coloured and lightly battered.   Polpo (Smithfield) Ad: 2-3 Cowcross Street, Smithfield, London, EC1M 6DR Ww: http://www.polpo.co.uk Tw: @PolpoSoho

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING:  Extreme #Foodporn Calarmari Closeup!

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: Extreme #Foodporn Calarmari Closeup!

July 30, 2012 at 02:23PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/NtOAy2Cc6w/ This is the “Octopus & Potato Salad” (taken with a macro lens mounted on an iPhone4). The potatoes are very melt in the mouth soft and the octopus has great minimal bite.   Polpo (Smithfield) Ad: 2-3 Cowcross Street, Smithfield, London, EC1M 6DR Ww: http://www.polpo.co.uk Tw: @PolpoSoho

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: Mackerel Tartare, Horseradish & Carta Di Musica #OmNomNom!

@PolpoSoho Smithfield OPENING: Mackerel Tartare, Horseradish & Carta Di Musica #OmNomNom!

July 30, 2012 at 02:02PM via Instagram http://instagr.am/p/NtLmXYic53/ This is the “Mackerel Tartare, Horseradish & Carta Di Musica”. Fortunately for anyone on a date, it doesn’t have a strong mackerel taste! The chunks of fish have a surprisingly solid bite and are excellently complemented with the white horseradish sauce to give the dish a great […]