Category: Eating Out

Barnaby’s

Padstow, Cornwall

Barnaby’s is a cosy and super relaxed restaurant in Padstow owned by Rick and Katie Toogood, an inspirational couple who have two other successful restaurants under their belt. The story all begins with Rick Toogood. Born on the Channel islands, his mother trained at Cordon Bleu and her passion for food (particularly fish) was most…

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The Best Restaurants In Cornwall

Known for its dramatic coastline and mild climate, Cornwall as you may expect specialises in outstanding seafood most of which is caught just off the coast nearby. With no shortage of places to wine and dine in some incredible spots overlooking areas of natural beauty, we wanted to share a few highlights of the best…

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A.O.K

Kitchen & Bakery

The eagerly anticipated A.O.K opened its doors at the beginning of the year in Marylebone, London and has become a welcome foodie haven for those looking to avoid refined sugar, gluten and dairy. Upstairs you can enjoy an opulent dining space with plush seating and a bar, the walls are delicately adorned with hand-painted silk…

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Dalloway Terrace

Spring 2019

Every year we wait in eager anticipation for Dalloway Terrace’s new spring look. With the arrival of spring (arguably the best season) the renowned Bloomsbury restaurant has once again been magnificently transformed, this time into a tropical paradise adorned with the unique flora of Sri Lanka. Inspired by the Bloomsbury Set’s Leonard Woolf’s novel ‘The…

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Galvin Green Man

Howe Street, Essex

Just a stones throw from our Felsted showroom in Essex, is the renowned Galvin Green Man. Set in 1.5 acres of meadow the restaurant is a return home for Michelin starred brothers Chris and Jeff Galvin who have transformed what is said to be one of the oldest pubs in Essex. Built originally in 1341…

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HIDE

Hide is a restaurant and bar by Hedonism Wines and Ollie Dabbous. Set over three achingly beautiful designed floors flooded with natural daylight, you can enjoy spectacular views across Green Park and will find yourself falling in love with a restaurant that prides itself on refined, sustainably sourced food and drink. The Hide story begins…

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The Talbot

Malton, Yorkshire

The Talbot, is a seventeenth century riverside coaching inn set in the award winning foodie heaven of Malton, Yorkshire. Close to the North York Moors and coastline you will be greeted with roaring warm fires and cosy corners – the perfect antidote to busy city living. Relaxed and rustic, The Talbot welcomes guests with dogs…

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ERDEM’s Plateau de Fruits de Mer

J. Sheekey Atlantic Bar & Terrace

Since opening in 2008 J Sheekey Atlantic bar has been a regular haven for seafood lovers in the heart of the West End, providing the perfect place for pre and post-theatre dining both indoors and outdoors (when the English weather permits of course!). The iconic and ever impressive restaurant has recently collaborated with renowned designer…

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RedFarm

Covent Garden

9 Russell Street Covent Garden is now home to innovative new restaurant RedFarm. The first restaurant from the independent chain to open outside of New York City, RedFarm specialises in Chinese inspired dim sum with a modern and inventive twist. Brainchild of Joe NG – who is somewhat of a dim sum master, and Chinese…

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Rogan Book Week

Rogan & Co

Exciting news alert! Simon Rogan’s Michelin-starred neighbourhood restaurant Rogan & Co set in the ever beautiful Cumbrian village of Cartmel has announced a week long celebration this coming March of his new book ‘Rogan: The Cookbook’. This special event will comprise an exclusive six-course menu of recipes specially selected from Simon’s book for guests to…

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Kym’s

Located in Bloomberg Arcade at Bloomberg’s new European headquarters in London, is the shiny new and eagerly anticipated restaurant Kym’s. The latest restaurant to open by Chef Andrew Wong, Kym’s is a Chinese restaurant with a modern twist that invites guests to enjoy a casual meal in relaxed surroundings. “My food has always been about…

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Market Hall Victoria

The much awaited Market Hall Victoria has now opened its doors to hungry Londoners and tourists alike. The exciting new venue is housed in what used to be an Edwardian shopping arcade, a restaurant, and more recently the super-club Pacha. Now, more than 110 years of use later, the abandoned arcaded bays of Victoria’s Terminus…

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Italian restaurants we want to visit

Sure you can eat a pizza or pasta dish anywhere but when it’s made with love and passion the difference in taste and quality is mind blowing. For us there are three Italian restaurants that have demanded our special attention recently and are firmly on the must-visit list… I)  S U G O  P A…

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Cosy London pubs we love in the winter

All across London are a plethora of little havens where you can enjoy draft beers, comforting food and sit by the warm crackle of a fire. To aid you in your decision and to stop you wandering the streets to find such a pub, here are three of our favourites that are all very special…

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The Ox Barn

Thyme

The much anticipated Ox Barn is the newest addition to the recently restored Thyme manor and farm in the Cotswolds. Opening in November under the careful guidance of head chef and owner Charlie Hibbert, the restaurant will serve modern British countryside inspired cuisine created with passion for the local land an entertaining. The 56 seater restaurant was…

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Gravetye Manor

Perfect English Country House Hotel

Gravetye Manor was originally built in 1598 by Richard Enfield, the son of a local Sussex family for his bride Katherine Compton as their not-so-modest first home. The historic manor has since become a hotel and has a Michelin starred restaurant set in more than 1,000 acres of tranquil English countryside just a 30 mile drive from…

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Medlar

King’s Road, London

Located on the King’s Road in Chelsea, Medlar is an independently owned restaurant renowned for its exquisite dishes and outstanding hospitality. Opened in April 2011 by Chef Joe Mercier Nairne and David O’Connor, front of house manager, Medlar has earned outstanding reviews and built an incredible reputation for excellent food and service that is so…

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North House

West Cowes

A Grade II listed townhouse in a conservation area of old town Cowes, Isle of Wight, North House is surrounded by a plethora of beautiful shops, must-try restaurants, marinas and yacht clubs. North House has been recently renovated throughout but still retains many of its original features, most notably the beautiful fireplaces that gives the hotel part of…

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Flat Iron Square

Flat Iron square is the Bankside food extravaganza everyone is talking about. Taking over seven railway arches, the Grade II listed building Devonshire House and the surrounding area is a line up of bars, food vendors, restaurants, outdoor space and live music all comes together to provide an incredible atmosphere and guaranteed fun. To help…

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L’Enclume

Opening its doors in 2002, two Michelin starred restaurant L’Enclume is owned by world acclaimed chef Simon Rogan whose restaurant Roganic was recently featured on our blog. Set in the stunning lake district, this magical Cumbrian hideaway is home to Simon Rogan’s iconic restaurant, farm and an ideal place to rest providing the perfect end to the perfect meal. Holding…

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Trullo London

Trullo London is a stylish yet simple Italian restaurant that takes traditional cuisine to the next level. Founded by Jordan Frieda and Tim Siadatan who have a combination of exemplary expertise, Trullo opened in 2010 and is the slower more relaxed sister restaurant to fast paced Padella. Trullo is now fully established as one of London’s most…

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The Ivy Chelsea Garden

Garden Design Inspiration

The Ivy Chelsea Garden is the perfect combination of sophistication and understated luxury and a really lovely spot to escape the hustle and bustle of the King’s Road in Chelsea. The stunning outdoor area at the Ivy Chelsea Garden was designed by the super talented award-winning landscapers and design specialists Cameron Landscapes and Gardens. Having…

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Petersham Nurseries

Covent Garden

Petersham Nurseries have recently opened two new restaurants – The Petersham and La Goccia – at their Covent Garden location to compliment the existing homewares shop, delicatessen, wine cellar and florist. Both restaurants are accessible via both Floral Street and King Street which bring you to the aptly named Floral Court – a beautiful central courtyard providing a cool botanic escape from the busy city…

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Malibu Kitchen

THE NED, LONDON

The Malibu Kitchen is a Californian inspired restaurant situated in the magnificent grade I listed, 11 storey former Midlands Bank which was originally designed in 1924 by Sir Edwin (Ned) Lutyens. The Malibu sits amidst the Ned’s historic 3,000 square metre former banking hall where each of the 8 restaurants has its own distinctive space…

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Spring Producer Dinners

Firmdale Hotels

Firmdale Hotel’s have recently announced they shall be launching an exciting series of Food Producer Dinners starting with the first which is being held Friday 20th April at the Potting Shed, Dorset Square Hotel. With a seasonal focus, the evenings will include a delicious five-course dinner to feast on along with expertly chosen wine pairings…

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Bloomsbury Afternoon Tea

The Charlotte Street Hotel

The Bloomsbury, Soho has inspired an impressive portfolio of some of the early twentieth century’s most pioneering writers, artists and intellectuals who believed in debate, creativity and innovation and whose work was guided by a sense of fun and freedom. The surrounding area of Charlotte Street Hotel is where many of these individual characters chose to live,…

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Market Halls

London

The long awaited Market Halls in Fulham, Broadway is about to open and we couldn’t be more excited. Opening on 8th May 2018 from 8am-11pm, Market Hall shall offer a diverse and eclectic mix of food, highlighting the incredible local food vendors of West London all under one roof. Although food halls are nothing new, the…

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Spring arrives at Dalloway Terrace in London

We have been long standing fans of the stunning Dalloway Terrace and await each new season with bated breath and here’s why… Named after a character created by Virginia Woolf, Dalloway Terrace is an elegant and quintessentially English space. Designed beautifully, the indoor-outdoor space is set in the heart of Bloomsbury and is just a…

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Roganic

London

Roganic is back! Which for us is a big deal. If you are unfamiliar with Roganic, it first opened in 2011 in Marylebone as a two-year pop-up and changed the way we think about plant-based ingredients and foraged food. Now, four years later Roganic returns to London, promising to bring elements of his two-star Michelin…

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Duddell’s London

The recently opened Duddell’s London is the first restaurant of the celebrated Duddell’s brand to open outside of Hong Kong and is set in the historic St. Thomas Church in the heart of London Bridge, just minutes from Borough Market and The Shard. Duddell’s London specialises in authentic Cantonese cuisine and hand-crafted dim-sum which we think makes…

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