Paris Mini-Break

29th November 2016By 4 Comments

 I have an affinity with Paris – it’s where I met my finacé and as a matter of habit, we return every year to the district in which met met and eat at the restaurant we had out first date. (Pass the bucket…) I’ve been to Paris more than a few times and now like to think I have a…

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BRUNCH AT DEHESA, SOHO

27th June 2016By 2 Comments

It’s not often you find somewhere that does a cracking Brunch in London, not least of which if you want to steer away from the inherently frequent Fruit Salad, Eggs Benedict and American pancakes of the soggy variety, it’s actually quite a challenge. A part of the Salt Yard Group, Dehesa is by reputation a tapas and charcuterie bar so you’d…

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The Big Easy, Canary Wharf

25th February 2016By 2 Comments

Since its opening on the Kings Road in 1991, the Big Easy has been an absolute firm favourite of mine for years and years and years. The phrase “Shall we go to the KR Daaarling” often frequented my weekend dialogue with friends and grabbing a bowl of Voodoo chicken wings at the Big Easy was the obligatory half way stop…

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Breakfast at Arabica Bar and Kitchen

17th February 2016By 2 Comments

After being invited for a cocktail and canapé masterclass in Levantine spices at Arabica Bar and Kitchen last year it was about time I tried their breakfast menu, offering culinary wonders of Middle Eastern takes on classics such as a BLT with pomegranate molasses soaked lamb bacon and traditional pans of Shakshuka ready to dip some fresh baked flatbreads into and dribble…

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GODO new menu and pop up

8th February 2016By 1 Comment

Last week I was invited to the launch of a new menu at House of GODO, a pasta delivery service and pop up restaurant in Piccadilly, London that serve Michelin Starred pasta dishes. It’s the Actor’s curse to get sick immediately before filming, and so, unable to move, the lovely team behind GODO delivered some dishes straight to my door….

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