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heliot steak house covent garden review

LONDON | Leicester Square is not a part of London that springs to mind when considering quality dining options and a casino in Leicester Square is one of the most unlikely places we thought we would find ourselves enjoying an impressive dinner. We were invited to The Heliot Steak House in

craft beer co clerkenwell review

LONDON | The Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell is a place that I discovered on my most recent visit to London and to say that I was expecting good things is an understatement. Located on Leather Lane, it’s not the kind of place that one just stumbles upon however those who

LONDON | St Clements Parsons Green is a rustic cafe located in SW6 which focuses on seasonal British produce and great coffee. The cafe itself has a quaint homely atmosphere which makes it perfect for brunch with friends or a quiet location to do some work. St Clements’ ethos is simple food make

barrafina drury lane review

LONDON | Where to take a first time visitor to London? When you have an out of town guest, the pressure is on to deliver on the restaurant selection. Barrafina Drury Lane is the new, Covent Garden outpost of the popular Spanish casual dining restaurant and as we’re big fans

LONDON | If you could pair beer with any food item, what would it be? How about doughnuts? A few weeks ago, we went to an innovative pop-up beer and doughnut tasting put on by Grub Club held at the recently renovated pub The Birdcage at 80 Columbia Road. Grub Club

london chicken wing challenge

LONDON | We had a mission. It was simple. We wanted to determine London’s best chicken wings in The City Lane’s first ever London chicken wing challenge. Doing this on our own would have been tough. There are only so many portions of chicken wings we could get through, so fortunately

eatfirst home london meal delivery

LONDON | The City Lane was recently invited to try out a new London-based dinner delivery service, EatFirst Home. The premise being that you place an order online (up to 4:00 pm of the day you want delivery) and your high-quality chef-created meal is delivered to your door. It’s a space

rok shoreditch review london

LONDON | Rök Smokehouse  is a Nordic bar that’s just opened up right in the heart of Shoreditch, a short walk from the boundaries of the City of London itself. We visited Rök during their soft launch to get a sample of what they will be bringing to the people of London. Upon entry the

bao soho london review

LONDON | Bao Soho has had lines down the street (and across the road in more recent weeks) ever since it moved its East London street food popup to a permanent Soho location in April. The place is tiny and doesn’t take bookings which half explains the lines and of

street feast dalston yard

In our next instalment of the Street Food Series, we travel to Street Feast Dalston Yard, a London night time food destination and self proclaimed “nomadic street food circus”. Corralled into a single space, one can access food trucks, rooftop bars and food shacks. The brains behind Street Feast have