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A perfect Italian experience at Fumo, Covent Garden

Fumo is on St Martin’s Lane very close to Brydges Place, the narrowest street in London! When we arrived the restaurant looked upmarket with lovely decor and it was lovely to see it so busy on a Sunday evening. They serve tapas style Italian food and we opted for...

Authentic Japanese at Tokyo Retro, Clapham South

Walking towards Tokyo Retro it has a very Japanese feel with small Japanese trinkets and then Japanese music when we entered. We had a variety of dishes on our table for 4, the beef Gyu Don was delicious and according to our friend who spent 2 years in Japan...

Exotic Burgers at Shaka Zulu, Camden

The restaurant of Shaka Zulu doesn’t look very big from the outside but once you enter you’ll see how enormous it is, with multiple escalators you go underground with lots of African themed sculptors on the walls. We went as they had a burger offer on and with meats...

Fish and Chips at Reform Social & Grill, Bond Street

Reform Social & Grill is the restaurant of The Mandeville hotel near Bond Street. On entry it was everything you would expect of a hotel restaurant, with nicely laid tables, it was very quiet the day we dined. The menu was what I would describe as nice English restaurant...

Chicken & Bacon Pie in The Engineer, Primrose Hill

The Primrose Hill area has many good pubs and we decided to try The Engineer, it was busy, a good sign for a Wednesday night but they managed to squeeze us in. It’s a good quality gastro pub with a good menu with a handful of main courses. The...

Awesome food at Leicester Square Kitchen

The Leicester Square Kitchen is an upmarket restaurant on Leicester Square. The interior is fabulously decorated with perfect lighting and a well designed layout. It was very busy the Saturday we went, but luckily we had a table booked. Between 3 of us we had 6 dishes, all to...

All you can eat & drink Japanese at Inamo, Soho

Inamo in Soho is easy to miss, just a black painted building with not many signs, but when we entered it was almost full. It’s unique as the tables are electronic with a built in touchscreen and mouse and you order dishes on the table. The highlights of the...

Seafood Paella in Carman Tapas, Clapham Common

The Carman Tapas restaurant is right next to the Clapham Common tube exit, on arrival it had a lovely Spanish vibe inside with Spanish music and decor. We couldn’t help but order the Paella – we were told it would be 40 minutes which we were happy to wait...

South African flavours at B Bar, Victoria

B Bar in Victoria is not immediately obvious as a restaurant that stands out, but once entering the decor gives a African feel and furniture is all very comfortable and well laid out. We tried many of the choices on our table, the highlights were the Bobotie Spring rolls...

Lunar New Year Dinner at Canton Element, Holborn

The Canton Element in Holborn is a small restaurant owned by Hong Konger’s, a lot of their business comes from takeaway trade. To celebrate the year of the Tiger we booked a table in advance, lucky as it was a full restaurant. We opted for Dim Sum, Salt &...