Monthly archive for November2013

  • Hawker House. I liked the logo, at least.

    Hawker House. I liked the logo, at least.

  • The cream of London's twitterati, glitterati, and s*itterati

    The cream of London's twitterati, glitterati, and s*itterati

  • Which one is BOB?

    Which one is BOB?

  • A small, lonely tub of lobster mac n cheese.

    A small, lonely tub of lobster mac n cheese.

  • Big, meaty, hot rib tips. And a massive chopper. Blimey.

    Big, meaty, hot rib tips. And a massive chopper. Blimey.

  • Does what it says on the, er, wall.

    Does what it says on the, er, wall.

  • We ended on a high note. Sliders really do make everything okay!

    We ended on a high note. Sliders really do make everything okay!

Dinner: Hawker House

I wanted to like this. I really, really did. But unfortunately I was left with a nasty taste in my mouth before I’d even got through the door. Hawker House is a temporary ‘Night Market Bar’ that’s meant – I think – to whisk one…

Continue reading →

  • Ah, live la dolce vita at Pizza Pilgrims!

    Ah, live la dolce vita at Pizza Pilgrims!

  • The crescent shaped Calzone and its hidden delights...

    The crescent shaped Calzone and its hidden delights...

  • Next time, the N'duja is mine, all mine...

    Next time, the N'duja is mine, all mine...

Dinner: Pizza Pilgrims

Being freelance, I end up working in various different corners of London, but one of my all time favourites has to be Soho. It’s where I started my career (as the features assistant at GQ, on Hanover Square) before ending up as senior writer at…

Continue reading →

  • Come in, all ye faithful! MEATmission welcomes its worshippers

    Come in, all ye faithful! MEATmission welcomes its worshippers

  • Can you guess that this used to have religious associations?

    Can you guess that this used to have religious associations?

  • Jesus! That's a lot of alcohol

    Jesus! That's a lot of alcohol

  • Hippie fries. Blurry, but good.

    Hippie fries. Blurry, but good.

  • Green chilli, cheese, burger, bun...what's not to like?

    Green chilli, cheese, burger, bun...what's not to like?

Dinner: Meat Mission

First, there was MEATWagon, a mobile burger purveyor that popped up in various locations around London, bringing solace and sweet, sweet buns filled with delicious meat to afficionados of the perfect patty. Then they got their first permanent location, MEATliquor, behind Oxford Street, which I…

Continue reading →