One Direction Harry Styles at St Christopher’s Place London

West-End village, St Christopher’s Place played host to Harry Styles, international heart-throb and one-quarter of globally renowned boy band, One Direction. Harry was spotted taking in the festive surroundings along James Street and doing a spot of Christmas shopping. In fact Harry could have had his entire Christmas shopping wrapped up in just 489 steps […]

Cocktails and Parcels of Heaven at the court of the Courtesan, Brixton

Many years ago there was a nascent cocktail scene in Brixton, south London.  One of my ill-advised favourites was ‘riot in glass’, think tequila sunrise with added fire, followed years later by Sunday nights spent at Dogstar, the punters helping load up the tables to clear the floor for eclectic dancing. Since then, bustling Brixton […]

Philip Cooper, Michelin Star Chef Offers Recipes And His Brand New Event #Riverfood

Interest in locally sourced ingredients, regional recipes and foraging, have had chefs exploring and serving food from the land now get ready for #riverfood – a rich and diverse supply from over 125 different types of edible fish can be found in the fresh river waters of the United Kingdom. Riverfood is the idea of […]

Chef Giorgio Nava From Italian Restaurant In South Africa Wins World Pasta Championship 2013

An Italian chef of Carne SA Restaurant in Cape Town, South Africa, won the second edition of the World Pasta Championship held at Academia Barilla in Parma, Italy. Giorgio Nava prepared a plate of ‘cavatelli pugliesi with broccoli and oregano flowers’, small pasta shells typical of Italy’s southern region Apulia cooked with cheap and tasty […]

Rivington Street Festival 2013

After a successful Jubilee celebration last year, Rivington Street Festival is back for 2013, transforming the heart of Shoreditch into an all-encompassing family-friendly music and art hive of activity. Rivington Street Festival in association with Desperados Sunday 23rd June 2013 12 – 10pm Venues along and around Rivington Street will open their doors with a […]

Bluebird Bone-anza with Bites and Bones

Bluebird Chelsea is having a four-day bone-anza of all things canine from Wednesday 24th April until Saturday 27th April, 2013.  In collaboration with Pets Pyjamas, the luxury pet lifestyle website, the King’s Road iconic bar and restaurant will be opening their courtyard for pooches and their human friends. There are tiny teas in the courtyard […]

Foodie Top 100 Restaurants of The World and Top Restaurants Europe, UK and Asia

Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, Waterside Inn, The Fat Duck and Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons among the world’s best restaurants as selected by foodie’s editors and top food critics, including Charles Campion, Patricia Wells, Gael Greene, Masuhiro Yamamoto and Ruth Reichl. Glam Media, Inc. the leading vertical social media company and #1 in online global […]

Ohlala Festive Macarons & Martini Masterclass

This Christmas why not do something different?  Book for OhLaLa Macarons and their new Festive Macaron & Martini Masterclass. Offering new recipes with a seasonal spin – think eggnog, spiced brandy butter, candy cane and silver snowflakes. Recently launched in the UK, the OhLaLa Macaron and Martini Masterclass has taken residence in some of London’s finest […]

New Opening: Modern American Steak House aka MASH

MASH, one of the largest restaurants in London, is set to serve sizzling steaks from 3rd November in Soho. We were there for the opening night, Sophie Ellis Bextor and Blitz Club legend Rusty Egan span discs and bottomless jeroboams of Louis Roederer champagne lubricated larynxes. The place looks fantastic, huge sweeping staircase, beautiful art […]

New Opening: Coya Restaurant & Members Club Arrives Mayfair mid November

This November, London is set to celebrate the spirit of Latin America with the opening of Coya in Mayfair, brought to you by a dynamic new team put together by Arjun Waney, the restaurateur behind Zuma, La Petite Maison and The Arts Club. As London’s first Peruvian restaurant to include a private members bar, Coya […]