Padella

padella-pasta-london-fettucine-nduja-mascarpone-2 In the lead up to our move from Hong Kong to London, naturally I started keeping a lookout on Instagram for exciting London restaurants I needed to follow and add to my list of places to try. One such restaurantRead more

El Pastor

el-pastor-london Aside from trying to find a place to live and get ready for the arrival of our small human, one of our most crucial priorities upon moving to London was, naturally, to find a good Mexican restaurant. El Pastor, locatedRead more

Hoppers

hoppers-london-dosa-2 As you may have read in my most recent post, I have just made the move from Hong Kong to England and, although we are still yet to find a permanent abode, the hunt for good restaurants in London has,Read more

Rabbit, London

rabbit-london-bone-marrow-ravioli-2 There’s something about knowing exactly where your food has come from that makes it somehow taste even better. We recently attended the wedding of one of my very good school friends to Oliver Gladwin, the chef at The Shed inRead more

Portland, London

portland london On a recent fleeting trip back to England, I managed to squeeze in a single review, making sure it was somewhere truly British. Portland, unsurprisingly located on Great Portland Street, opened less than a year ago, and has already beenRead more

Gaucho

gaucho hong kong steakhouse If you read my ‘sneak preview’ of Gaucho on Friday, you’ll know that I was so excited about this London-born Argentinian steakhouse that, after sampling some steak and empanadas at the media preview, I simply had to return a mereRead more

Gaucho Sneak Preview

gaucho-hong-kong-preview-steak Unless you’re a bit weird or vegetarian (perhaps both), steak is one of life’s great joys. Who cares that there are already dozens of steakhouses in Hong Kong? When a new one opens, particularly when it’s Gaucho, one of London’sRead more

Pizza Pilgrims, London

pizza pilgrims dean street london [caption id="attachment_5181" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo credit: Paul Winch-Furness[/caption] Despite usually opting for pizzas with the thinnest crust possible, I do love a real, rustic and doughy Neapolitan style pizza, the way pizza should be. I had heard a great dealRead more

Ceviche, London

ceviche-london-ceviche [caption id="attachment_5174" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo credit: Paul Winch-Furness[/caption] After loving the Peruvian-Japanese cuisine at Chotto Matte, it seems I hadn’t yet had enough Peruvian food, and within only a few days I was back on Frith Street at popular PeruvianRead more