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a little bit of what you fancy dalston

LONDON | A Little Of What You Fancy is pushing back against the gentrified trend of having intricate dishes in trendy modern spaces by serving some traditional British food in their shabby chic café. Yes it’s very of the moment, and more than a a bit hipster-chic, even if we’re

tina, we salute you

LONDON | Tina, We Salute You’s main shindig is located up in E20 but the smaller orginal in Dalston manages to squeeze all their best bits into a smaller, more central package which we prefer in many ways. The brunch menu covers all your faves, from simple fresh fruit and

cubana smithfield

LONDON | Cubana Smithfield is the new location of the popular Cuban restaurant in Waterloo, and when we were invited to check out the new spot, we happily accepted the opportunity to escape the cold and somewhat transport ourselves to a sunnier place. Stepping through the glass door, we immediately

cafe route dalston

LONDON | Situated beneath The Dalston library is Cafe Route, a bustling Middle Eastern and European inspired café and deli. Husband and wife team Melek & Murat and their business partner/longtime school friend Mehmet, all share a passion for food, and are inspired by their local surroundings and diverse backgrounds.

jones & sons dalston

LONDON | If you’re up for a proper feast on the weekend then look no further than Jones & Sons, classic British restaurant and cocktail bar serving up quality, well-made British food, using the highest quality local, seasonal ingredients. Cocktails are a highlight along with the food, featuring an assortment

tooting market

LONDON | Has Brixton Market become to commercial for you? Are you looking for a market that reminds you of what things used to be like? Perhaps it’s time to venture to pastures new – slightly further south to explore Tooting Market, a surprisingly spacious indoor market that’s been around

museum of london

LONDON | The Museum of London is a museum that documents the history of London from prehistoric times through to today. Located in the Barbican Complex, the Museum of London is one of our favourite museums in London as it really helps visitors to understand what makes London so special – its

british library kings cross

LONDON | Libraries aren’t the first thing that come to mind when visiting a city, but The British Library provides a lot of reasons to take a look. It’s home to the free Sir John Ritblat Gallery: Treasures of the British Library, where you can see some amazing things, including Magna Carta, Beowulf,

tad hackney

LONDON | Tad is a Turkish restaurant in Hackney where owner Suleyman Ulu and his family prepare a range of traditional Middle Eastern “soul” food dishes. Situated near the north end of Mare Street in Hackney, the restaurant is spacious, seating ample and well suited to large groups and sharing.

sebright arms bethnal green

LONDON | The Sebright Arms is one of our favourite pubs in London, combining some of the best craft beer taps in London with fantastic live music downstairs. They’ve recently spruced up the venue, and as part of the celebrations have welcomed back to the kitchen none other than burger