Barge House The best meal of any weekend has got to be brunch, whether you like it bottomless, seafood based or with a side of entertainment, London has got you covered. When it comes to Barge House, you definitely need to be craving carbs. Their 'breakfast in bread' is the answer to your hangover/hunger pang prayers, … Continue reading Haggerston it up
During December, I was mindlessly reading the tube adverts (above the head of the unsuspecting passenger below them), seeing all the usual suspects, wellwoman plus, simba mattresses etc, when I was met with the face of a piglet staring back at me. Intrigued as to what it could be advertising, I bothered to read the words, which … Continue reading And so it vegan…
Drinks Boro Bistro Although not somewhere you'd necessarily see at first glance, this European style bistro is about 5 minutes' walk from London Bridge, nestled in the shadow of Southwark Cathedral. Whether it's a warm summers evening or a slightly more autumnal outing, Boro Bistro's courtyard garden, with chairs of all shapes and sizes and … Continue reading Explore London Bridge
I appreciate that Odeon can be considered a one size fits all when it comes to watching the latest blockbuster on the big screen, but there are times when you want a little bit more from your viewing arena than a a foot-long and some nachos. The Prince Charles Cinema - Leicester Square The Prince … Continue reading More than just a cinema
The idea of eating in a prison grounds and being waited on and cooked for by prisoners might not be everyone's cup of tea, but when the dining area is more gastro-pub than Alcatraz and the cuisine more Le Mercury than Oliver Twist, you might consider giving it a second thought. Obviously there are some security … Continue reading More than just porridge
Nuremberg has a lot to offer for a city break, especially during the festive season. With its famous Christkindlesmarkt filling the main square and pretty much all of the streets around it, you'd be hard pushed to want for anything more. Add to that the historical significance that Nuremberg played in the Nazi rallies and eventual … Continue reading When in Nuremberg…
When it's a HipChip! When I read that a Soho eatery was serving chips (or more accurately crisps), dips and using a conveyor belt to do it, I rushed right over. If you're the indecisive type, you might want to peruse the menu beforeand, because you'll have a number of decisions to make before you tuck … Continue reading When is a crisp not just a crisp?