Brunchin’ at Boki – Stylish eats in Seven Dials

Brunchin’ at Boki – Stylish eats in Seven Dials

It’s no secret that restaurants and coffee shops in London are like chameleons these days. Hotel lobbies double up as areas for creatives …
Review on Balans for Belle About Town | The restaurant that serves up a good time

Review on Balans for Belle About Town | The restaurant that serves up a good time

I still have a memory of a particularly lazy Sunday morning, which involved an amazing brunch at Balans cafe, Soho. So when I was …
Review of Tapasia for Belle About Town: Japanese Dining with a Twist

Review of Tapasia for Belle About Town: Japanese Dining with a Twist

Japanese dining in London, it seems, ranges from the cheap, grab-and-go sushi outlets of almost every West End street corner, to sophisticated Michelin-starred eateries …
Afternoon Tea (or should I say, evening tea) @ Muriel’s Kitchen, Soho

Afternoon Tea (or should I say, evening tea) @ Muriel’s Kitchen, Soho

The first time I visited Muriel’s Kitchen was on one of my first dates with BC in 2012. It was a freezing cold February (…
Ping Pong Soho: Summer Cocktails and Tasty Dim Sum

Ping Pong Soho: Summer Cocktails and Tasty Dim Sum

Dim Sum and Taiwanese steamed Bao are definitely the Chinese food à la mode. I can’t keep up with the number of places that …
Luxury Manicure @ Soholistic Nail bar, Soho

Luxury Manicure @ Soholistic Nail bar, Soho

If you haven’t yet stumbled across the Soholistic nail bar in Soho, do check it out. I’ve had far too many poor …
In search of Caribbean flavours at The Rum Kitchen

In search of Caribbean flavours at The Rum Kitchen

I’ve written about quite a few Caribbean restaurants lately. And after lots of hype, I couldn’t miss off The Rum Kitchen – the …
Curing a cold at Pho, Soho

Curing a cold at Pho, Soho

Stuffy head, aches and pains and swollen glands. What do you eat when you’ve got a cold for the umpteenth time this season? …
Yo Sushi! Dining and the Fast ‘5:2’ Diet

Yo Sushi! Dining and the Fast ‘5:2’ Diet

So where do you go for dinner in London if you’re on the Fast 5:2 diet? The answer I’m giving you for now, …
A Sweet Visit to the Dean Street Townhouse

A Sweet Visit to the Dean Street Townhouse

We visit the Dean Street Townhouse, otherwise known as the Tate & Lyle Tasting House… When I opened the front door, a garland of …