Sushi Shop (Marylebone)

Sushi Shop (Marylebone)

(Originally written April 2017) Sushi Shop: it does exactly ‘what it says on the tin’ or I suppose in this case what the shop name says. The French chain has some 130 stores across the globe (though mostly in France), including three in London, serving up Californian style sushi on an a la carte basis…

Book Review: Where to Drink Beer

Book Review: Where to Drink Beer

Out September 3rd, Where to Drink Beer is the latest in Phaidon’s highly successful ‘Where to…’ guides – previous editions include guides to restaurants, pizza, cocktails and coffee. Their success is thanks in the main to their being second to none in the quality and depth of places they list. Where to Drink Beer has…

Bloody Mary

Bloody Mary

Just as brunch has seen a comeback with restaurants offering bottomless brunches of a Saturday across the city, the Bloody Mary has been annoying a new vogue. First created at Harry’s New York Bar in Paris in 1921 the original is a large glass filled with a thin tomato juice, a good shot of vodka…

Korean in London

Korean in London

When discussing Korean food with your peers, your mileage is likely to vary. South Korea itself is seldom at the top of the gap year travel list and is more likely known as the birthplace of Samsung and LG. Few will link Korea with its food, but those who do will likely do so with…