Restaurant Reviews

Coal Rooms, Peckham, serves up hearty food, Sunday roasts and has a cafe/bar

Hearty Food & Cool Loos: Why You’ll Love Coal Rooms, Peckham

Coal Rooms by Peckham Rye Station is part of a growing empire of south east London business ventures with both style and substance. As well as cool loos. Co-founder, Richard Robinson tells us more…

Restaurant Review: Bellanger, Islington

Restaurant Review: Bellanger, Islington

Vicky Mayer heads to Bellanger in Islington, which celebrates its 2nd birthday this December, to see why Londoners love this traditional French brasserie so much

Restaurant review: Fiume is one of the first restaurants to open at Battersea Power Station

Restaurant Review: Fiume, Battersea Power Station

Vicky Mayer heads to Fiume, one of the first restaurants to open at the Battersea Power Station development. Chef-patron Francesco Mazzei hopes his new venture will boast one of the liveliest riverside terraces in London, so how does it shape up?

Neo Bistro

Restaurant Review: Neo Bistro

Alexander Larman tucks into modern British fare at Neo Bistro – Mayfair’s pleasingly laid-back new dining spot… Traditional British restaurants always sound like Simpsons-in-the-Strand and Rules, trailing great strings of puddings and pies and whatnot. However, over the past few years, there has been a welcome reinvention of what ‘traditional British’ actually means, and now, […]

The Ivy restaurant, London, celebrates its 100th anniversary as one of London's most famous restaurants

Restaurant Review: The Ivy West Street

Alexander Larman visits one of London’s most iconic restaurants to see if the original is the still the best

Restaurant review: Comfort food is the order of the day at Greenwood, a newly-opened gastropub at Nova Victoria

Restaurant Review: Greenwood, Victoria

Comfort food is the order of the day at Greenwood, a newly-opened gastropub at Nova Victoria. Mark Kebble heads to London’s newest foodie hub to see what all the fuss is about

Review: Macellaio RC in Clapham serves fantastic steaks

Restaurant Review: Macellaio RC, Clapham

Macellaio RC, Clapham, is a meat-lover’s dream. Here you can enjoy Fassona beef paired with the finest hand-picked Italian wines in a vibrant and friendly Trattoria environment

Ella Canta (photo: Kensington Leverne)

Restaurant Review: Ella Canta, Mayfair

Mexican food gets a sophisticated overhaul by Martha Ortiz at one of the year’s most anticipated restaurant openings, Ella Canta 

Oblix at The Shard has introduced a Sunday Roast in the Sky with fantastic views

Restaurant Review: Oblix’s Sunday Roast in the Sky

There are Sunday roasts, then there’s a Sunday roast in the sky. This autumn, Oblix, the restaurant with a view on the 32nd floor of The Shard, is offering a Sunday roast with the likes of rotisserie duck and bone in rib of beef on the menu

Restaurant Review: Temakinho in Soho serves up a fun mix of Brazilian culture and Japanese cuisine

Restaurant Review: Temakinho, Soho

A night out in Soho should always be fun and full of possibilities, and new restaurant Temakinho on Old Compton Street offers the ideal spot to start off your night on the town

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