One Roti King To Rule Them All

When you lay claim to the throne of a dish, it’s a brave move. It’s important to have the necessary goods to back it up. Having dabbled with princes, princesses and various other members of roti royalty and aristocracy, I…

At Max’s, Sandwiches With A Soundtrack

On a quiet stretch of Crouch Hill Road, a 10-minute walk north from Finsbury Park tube station, lies the unassuming Max’s Sandwich Shop. Yet, don’t let it’s self-effacing name lure you into thinking that this is a standard deli affair…

Say Hello to Halo-Halo

For the first time in a long time, I had the moment. That moment. Where you’re lying in bed hours after eating and still thinking to yourself: “Damn, that was a good meal.” Josephine’s is a little Filipino gem that…

Galvin La Chapelle, Liverpool Street

Galvin La Chapelle is a Michelin starred, ‘Best Restaurant of the Year’ award-winning French restaurant situated around Liverpool Street, and it truly delivers on its reputation. Located in an old chapel (hence the name La Chapelle), the original vaulted ceiling…

Heddon Street Kitchen

The Heddon Street Kitchen, one of Gordon Ramsey’s acclaimed restaurants, is tucked away in the eclectic streets of Soho. Offering a range of dishes from many cuisines, the one thing that ties it all together is Ramsey’s style and recipes.…

The New Street Grill

The New Street Grill is a gentlemen’s club style steakhouse and winery with the Michelin Plate – ‘good food, served simply’ – by Liverpool Street Station. 2 weeks ago it was National Chocolate Week – I know, who knew there…

Duck and Waffle

The famed Duck and Waffle is a 24/7 upmarket restaurant forty storeys up, specialising in traditional British cuisine with a focus on small game by Liverpool Street. We went at midnight since there were no availabilities until 11:30 pm, which…

Kibele

Kibele (pronounced Chibelle) is a stylish Turkish restaurant on Great Portland Street in the medium price range. After only opening this year, they have done exceptionally well at making a name for themselves. The folding doors open out onto the…

The Life Goddess

The Life Goddess is an experimental Greek restaurant located on the quaint Store Street specialising in Greek wine and seafood. Drop by for a tapas lunch that changes every day or walk in for a light and colourful dinner perfect…

Villandry

Villandry is a French Mediterranean restaurant on Great Portland Street. In the medium price bracket, it offers a seasonal menu of light dishes with an emphasis on fish and meat. You can’t miss the large French awnings and vibrant window…