Gourmet

Fire and Feathers launches in Chelsea

FIRE AND FEATHERS LAUNCHES IN CHELSEA

The posh diner’s answer to Nando’s has arrived in Chelsea with the launch of Fire and Feathers, a new restaurant devoted to authentic Portuguese piri-piri chicken  Chelsea is welcoming another upmarket restaurant to its streets. The difference with this one is that it’s featuring a short, well-chosen menu focusing mainly on Portuguese piri-piri chicken. Before you say […]

The Windmill in Clapham launches boutique bedrooms

LAUNCH PARTY AT THE WINDMILL, CLAPHAM

The Windmill pub, on the edge of Clapham Common, celebrates launch of new boutique bedrooms this summer Now with 42 beautiful boutique bedrooms, the quintessential British pub is the perfect pit-stop for city dwellers, business executives and tourists looking for the best of both worlds.  Elegantly styled, the 42 boutique bedrooms (13 of which are new) feature […]

David Shrigley at Sketch

DAVID SHRIGLEY AT SKETCH

If Hello Kitty, Barbie and Frenchie from Grease got together one afternoon and designed a tea room I suspect it would look a little something like The David Shrigley Gallery at Sketch

The Globe Bar's new terrace

DINE ALFRESCO AT GLOBE BAR IN CHISWICK

Come rain or shine this summer, the Globe Bar in Chiswick is offering a taste of the Mediterranean with a new menu of tapas-style dishes

Katy Davidson, photograpged by Michael Wayne-Plant

MEET KATY DAVIDSON, THE OYSTER LADY

Katy Davidson, founder of Mangez-Moi Oysters is on a mission to convert the oyster-haters, starting with the customers at Maida Hill Market How did you come to start your stall? I have been passionate about oysters for years, hence being called The Oyster Lady. I have talked about oysters on stage to hundreds of people […]

Restaurants to celebrate Independence Day 4th July

ALL-AMERICAN RESTAURANTS: 18 OF THE BEST

Pulled pork, smokehouses, gourmet burgers, corn chowders, American food is having a renaissance and it’s looking seriously tasty. Celebrate Independence Day on 4th July at one of London’s best American restaurants

The centrepiece of Avenue restaurant is this glittering glass chandelier

AMERICAN DINING AT AVENUE IN ST JAMES’S

Michael Blizzard, head chef at Avenue restaurant on how he brought the fine dining of New York City to St James’s. Words by Olivia Palamountain London has much to thank the Americans for: Tupperware, traffic lights, and even crisps. But is anyone else bored of burgers? The dirty Americana food trend encompassing sticky ribs, sweet […]

Antenna's American Diner, Crystal Palace. Photo by Guy Milnes

REVIEW: ANTENNA’S AMERICAN DINER

Guy Milnes checks out Crystal Palace’s latest offering – Antenna’s American Diner – and discovers great burgers, great service and a refreshing lack of clichés

Heston's new restaurant, The Perfectionists' Cafe

HESTON BLUMENTHAL RESTAURANT AT HEATHROW

Culinary genius, Heston Blumenthal has launched his new restaurant, The Perfectionists’ Café in Heathrow’s Terminal 2

Cancer Research UK's Big BBQ Weekend

CANCER RESEARCH UK’S BIG BBQ

Cancer Research UK has launched an new BBQ fundraising campaign, encouraging the country to fire up their barbies on 19-20 July to say ‘burger off’ to cancer. By donating to attend, family and friends will contribute to the charity’s fight cure cancer, while having fun and eating good food. To inspire you, here’s Simon Rimmer’s (from […]

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