Category Archive: Restaurant & Hotel Reviews

Oct 01

New York Delis – the best of the best!

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New York Delis – Junior’s, Katz’s, Carnegie Deli and Russ&Daughter According to Allen Ginsberg – the famous New York poet -‘Allegories are like lettuce in reality sandwiches’. The implication is that a sandwich should have very little lettuce; the important thing is the meat. New York sandwiches traditionally have vast quantities of meat – often …

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Sep 14

Port Lympne Hotel and Animal Reserve


  It was our anniversary and we didn’t want to escape too far but we were looking for something different. We certainly found it at Port Lympne Hotel, Kent and enjoyed a superbly relaxing two-day break. From the moment we arrived, we were entranced. The reception is housed in the library and the shelves spill …

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Sep 02

Pizzolato Showcase their Honest Organic Produce

Our favourite West London Italian, Pizzicotto famous for their wholesome, organic and sustainable produce and of course their activated charcoal pizzas invited us back once more for an afternoon of cheese and wine. With such a focus on the quality of their products, it made sense to introduce us to the company behind their beautiful …

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Aug 03

Little Bat – Neighbourhood Bar and Kitchen

“Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Bat! How I wonder what you’re at!” – Lewis Carroll The weird and wonderful musings of Alice in Wonderland have been an inspiration to many in the past. Never going out of fashion, things have just got a little more ‘wonderfuller’. From the utterly genius team who brought us Callooh Callay in …

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Jul 26

It’s Time for Tea

Tea is magic elixir we have sworn by since the beginning of time. Who knew that boiling various leaves could create such a groundbreaking staple of society. It is a drink which is enjoyed in many different forms globally and there is no denying tea has a very special place in the heart of British …

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Jul 06

Nightjar Unveil Their New Summer Cocktails

Behind the fascinating black door with the gold bird lies one of The City’s best, hidden cocktail bars. I don’t use the term ‘best’ lightly here, coming from this part of London I have scaled the bars in the area and Nightjar is unlike any other. With a cocktail list which serves up cocktails of …

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Jun 01

Pizzicotto my New Favourite Italian

Pizzicotto, sister restaurant to the Kensington gem ‘il portico’ has been causing a stir on the London Restaurant scene. Famous for their Charcoal Based Pizza this is not the only showstopper they serve here but they also serve up an unbeatable authentic and traditional Italian fayre. As a food writer, Italian cuisine can be hard …

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May 24

Perrier-Jouët Champagne Terrace in the Heart of Bath

With this summer set to be the hottest on record, what better way to celebrate than to raise a glass of ice-cold Perrier-Jouët on The Terrace of Bath’s No.1 Cocktail Bar. Sub 13 is located within the stunning Edgar Buildings in Bath and is set to be the go-to place for alfresco tipples in The …

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