RESTAURANT REVIEW: The Mac Factory – 21st Century Macaroni and Cheese Pop Up

The Mac Factory are doing interesting and tasty things with 21st century mac n cheese.  Based at Camden Lock Market seven days a week, but with numerous pop ups, we got to see Chef Owner Graham Bradbury in action at the Earlham StreetClubhouse, Covent Garden, where he will be running The Mac Factory pop up for the next few […]

Celebrate the The Rio Carnival at Guanabara London 11th February – Tuesday 17th February 2015

The vibrant colours, tantalizing tastes and energetic sounds of Rio Carnival will come to Guanabara, London’s popular Brazilian venue, for seven days of celebrations. Situated in the heart of Covent Garden, with 10 years of experience under its belt, this 600 capacity venue, with its trademark circular stage and dance floor, is said to be London’s finest […]

Four to Eight – Beautiful Simple Italian Dining

It’s said that great Italian dishes are made with only four to eight ingredients and this is the starting point for this stylish, pared-down new Italian restaurant in Covent Garden. It’s definitely not Italian by numbers… On the site of Franco & Ginos Sandwich bar, entrepreneur Yury Tereshchenko has put his first stylish stamp on the […]

Bedford & Strand – where dropping your bits in fondue leads to drinks and kisses

Covent Garden is one of the hottest dining spots in the country with some of the world’s greatest restaurants taking up home in the area. After a hugely successful seven years Bedford & Strand is fast becoming an institution for locals and theatre-goers; from lunch until late the restaurant is packed. The latest addition to […]

Bedford & Strand – where dropping your bits in fondue leads to drinks and kisses

Covent Garden is one of the hottest dining spots in the country with some of the world’s greatest restaurants taking up home in the area. After a hugely successful seven years Bedford & Strand is fast becoming an institution for locals and theatre-goers; from lunch until late the restaurant is packed. The latest addition to […]

“So Fondue You” by Bedford & Strand. A Sure Fire Hit. Run, don’t Walk!

This is one of those gems that I have been loathe to share. It’s perfect in every way. Ticks every box that makes eating out in the West End of London a pleasure. Right in the heart of Theatreland it has theatrical in its genes. You might think of Bedford & Strand as vaudevillian greats – […]

“So Fondue You” by Bedford & Strand. A Sure Fire Hit. Run, don’t Walk!

This is one of those gems that I have been loathe to share. It’s perfect in every way. Ticks every box that makes eating out in the West End of London a pleasure. Right in the heart of Theatreland it has theatrical in its genes. You might think of Bedford & Strand as vaudevillian greats – […]

Holy Water ‘Vice Lolly’ goes on sale in London

A sinfully delicious ice lolly has gone on sale in London – mixing holy water with mind-bending 80 per cent proof absinthe. The gun-shaped green popsicle, dubbed the ‘Vice Lolly,’ consists of one part alcohol and three parts water from a spring in Lourdes, France, which many believe has healing powers. The Vice Lolly, which […]

Film: Two Days in The Smoke

There’s no such thing as coincidence… Release Date: Autumn 2012 Running Time: 100 minutes Certificate: TBC British TV heart-throb, Matt Di’Angelo, who has had roles in BBC shows Eastenders, Hustle and Strictly Come Dancing has been cast in the lead role for new British crime thriller, Two Days in the Smoke, due to release this […]

Recipes from The Grand Trunk Road

We love an invitation that has the magic words ‘champagne and canapes’ on it, and Oh! Moti Mahal we were not disappointed for the cookery book launch of  Food of the Grand Trunk Road by Anirudh Arora and Hardeep Singh Kohli. There was a sea of glittering bubble-filled glasses, jugs of rich red fruit cocktails, never-ending […]