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Dinner at Pergola on the Roof

Lord knows Londoners love a rooftop in summertime. From Frank’s in Peckham to Queen of Hoxton, we all flock to a place that isn’t in the shade of a high rise in order to get the vitamin D we’ve all…

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A Lebanese Lunch at Plenty, London

It is extremely rare that I will ever take a full lunch break at work. Generally I’ll take 15 minutes to go and find/heat up some food, take it back to my desk and keep on typing away; it’s ridiculous,…

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Chinese Hotpot at Shuang Shuang, London

The word ‘hotpot’ for me has connotations of a thick meat stew topped with potatoes, served by Betty in Coronation Street. It wasn’t until I went to Beijing in 2014 that I first heard of, and tried, the Chinese version:…

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Pancake Day at My Old Dutch

My hunt for pancakes on Shrove Tuesday went as follows: Next level disappointment when my work canteen weren’t serving them at lunchtime Walking past two places in Soho that were selling them but I was already on my way to…

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Breakfast at Granger & Co

Going out for breakfast still feels like such a luxury. I like my lie-ins on a weekend and so I often can’t be bothered with getting dressed to go out in time for the breakfast service cut-off, but when I…

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Hawaiian Burgers at Kua’Aina, Goodge Street

When Kua’Aina opened, a mere stones throw from my old office, I wasn’t interested at all. Hawaiian burger joint? Sounded like a gimmick to me, and I’m precious about my burgers. It turns out that I’d made a bit of…

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Dinner at Shoryu, Kingly Court

  Cronuts, burgers, pulled pork; us Londoners love a food craze. Over the last year ramen has joined the ranks of the city’s favourite dishes with restaurants dedicated to the stuff popping up everywhere. I still haven’t made it to…

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Dinner at Smoking Goat, Soho

The thing with trying to find somewhere to eat in London is that everywhere looks so unassuming. Some of the best places I’ve eaten at have little-to-no branding and only seat 20 people max. Smoking Goat looks like a standard…

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Vintage Salt: Dinner on Selfridges Rooftop

It would appear that summer is playing silly buggers. The amount of genuinely sunny days have been extremely limited, but when they do appear I’ve been sure to make the most of it by dining al fresco. Every season, the…