The Mayfair Chippy

The Mayfair Chippy

For the last year or so I have kept on hearing how good The Mayfair Chippy is and that I have to go. I’ve resisted, not for lack of interest but because I’m so rarely in the mood for Fish & Chips; I’m invariably left disappointed by the chips, the batter or even the quality…

One O One

One O One

When talking about seafood restaurants in London, it is very easy to overlook One O  One Restaurant in Knightsbridge. One would immediately associate them with the old school charm of J. Sheeky, Bentley’s or Scott’s; or at the other extreme, the national dish of fish and chips whose sole (pun not intended) purpose seems to…

45 Jermyn Street

45 Jermyn Street

Immaculate in its design, Fortnum’s The Fountain Restaurant’s replacement, 45 Jermyn Street, is a sure bet from design to plate. Pure Heaven Unlike the tired tea room that it replaced 18 months ago, 45 is run as a separate entity, rather than a restaurant within Fortnum’s, and is a place I have loved since its…

Spuniton

Spuniton

Those who have been in London in the last few years will be acquainted with Polpo, and those of you unacquainted with it should rectify this asap if you have any love of good simple Italian – the frito misto with a martini makes for a great light meal mid afternoon. Anyway, as soon as…