Food · London

Afternoon Tea at Dean Street Townhouse

Afternoon tea is such a treat and always a great option if you're thinking of doing something special for someone. I've tried a fair few Afternoon tea's in London, where the options are absolutely endless. The food has to of course be good but so does the ambience - this is why I was really… Continue reading Afternoon Tea at Dean Street Townhouse

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Shakshuka heaven at Cafe Loren 

Cafe Loren is an unassuming, small restaurant based in Camden Market, serving an all-day brunch menu. The restaurant specialises in shakshuka (with fresh homemade bread) which is a traditional Middle-Eastern breakfast/lunch dish with poached eggs, slow roasted tomatoes and a mixture of vegetables and spices. There are 10 different types of shakshuka (menu here) on… Continue reading Shakshuka heaven at Cafe Loren 

Food · London

Contemporary Indian food at The Cinnamon Club

The Cinnamon Club is an Indian restaurant with a modern, innovative take on Indian food. Set in the historic Grade II listed former Westminster Library,  the restaurant walls are covered with books of all kinds. You can pluck whichever ones you like off the shelves and have a read. It can also be a great… Continue reading Contemporary Indian food at The Cinnamon Club

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Foodie heaven at Broadway Market 

There are very few places better equipped than Broadway Market to pass a Saturday. Home to traders since the 1890s in the heart of Hackney, this is a vibrant market that will satisfy any foodie's cravings! Just in case you weren't already spoilt for choice, you'll also find independent shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes on… Continue reading Foodie heaven at Broadway Market 

Food · London

Top 10 best eggs in London

'Don’t count your eggs before they’ve hatched' Brunch is a weekend ritual and I'm always on the lookout for new places to try a different version of my favourite brunch food, eggs! Whether you're a tourist visiting London or a local, there's nothing quite like a wholesome, delicious start to the day. Hopefully this post… Continue reading Top 10 best eggs in London

Food · Lifestyle

Whimsical Sunday Afternoon Tea at Sketch

Sketch really is THE treat of all treats. The destination of destinations. Housed in an 18th century building in Mayfair, Sketch perfectly combines food with art, my two favourite things! The quirkiness starts literally on entry and you are transported to a whimsical, semi-Alice in wonderland like place which invites you to explore.David Shirley's 'Gallery'… Continue reading Whimsical Sunday Afternoon Tea at Sketch

Fashion · Food

Spring came early (plus Cutter & Squidge)!

Cutter & Squidge is a cute little cafe in Soho. Set up by two food obsessed sisters, creators of the 'Biskie', it's not to be missed! It's also good to see that the lovely cakes and biskies are (kind of) good for you i.e. the ingredients are mostly local and not overly sugary as some… Continue reading Spring came early (plus Cutter & Squidge)!

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Prêt-à-Portea Afternoon Tea – The Berkeley Hotel

For my birthday this year, my friends and I went to The Berkeley Hotel for afternoon tea. With its fashion inspired selection of delicacies, it was the natural choice! The Berkeley’s Prêt-à-Portea afternoon tea is carefully thought through and updated every six months to follow the changing seasons in fashion. With its 10th anniversary this year, pastry… Continue reading Prêt-à-Portea Afternoon Tea – The Berkeley Hotel

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Notting Hill’s not so hidden gem – Farm Girl Cafe 

Farm Girl is one of my favourite brunch places and that is saying something, particularly as London is full of amazing and unique spots for foodies! You could easily miss the entrance to the place but, once you're in, it is blissfully peaceful and a welcome relief from the busy crowds heading to Portobello Market.… Continue reading Notting Hill’s not so hidden gem – Farm Girl Cafe