Ugly Fish Friday

Niche London City fine dining business Lusso has launched “Ugly Fish Friday” in a stand against the North Sea fishing quota system that sees half of all the fish caught there thrown back, dead. Every Friday, Lusso locations will feature a variety of “Ugly Fish” on the menu, cooked to order in a choice of ways.  Less pretty and […]

Review: The Empress – Hackney

Elliott Lidstone, former head chef of the Michelin starred L’ortolan in Berkshire, has recently made himself a new home heading up the kitchen at the Empress in the heart of Victoria Park, Hackney – and boy is he making an excellent impact. A proud resident of Hackney, Elliott saw in the Empress an opportunity to make […]