Bone Daddies

Bone Daddies

Fancying somewhere a little bit more low-key than our usual spots, Bone Daddies was the obvious choice for my friends and I to have a catch up. Bone Daddies is a chain of ramen/Japanese/Korean places around London. The one we picked was at the newish Nova complex in Victoria. The place is packed with restaurants,…

Quiche Lorraine

Quiche Lorraine

Quiche. It may seem an outdated dish, and Quiche Lorraine is the most out dated of them all. But it’s not, it’s a classic and for good reason, cheese, egg, lardons, and cream in a pastry case. What’s not to Love? It’s superb both hot and cold as a light meals with a side salad…

Hoppers - Tastes of Sri Lankan

Hoppers - Tastes of Sri Lankan

There’s an endless stream of restaurants that serve up lots of little tasting and sharing plates – Polpo, Sparrow, J Sheekey Atlantic Bar, El Pastor, Ceviche, Condesa and the like – many of which don’t take reservations and many serving many of the same cuisines. But Hoppers stands out from the crowd, and not just…

Darbaar: Royal Indian Cuisine

Darbaar: Royal Indian Cuisine

The open secret of Indian restaurants in the UK is that most are actually Bangladeshi and, for every decent Indian restaurant, there are tens that are serving up poor quality dishes swimming in grease. On top of that, half the dishes are invented for the British market and at times the colour is artificially boosted.…

Review: The Final Table

Review: The Final Table

With The Final Table there’s finally a programme that brings top chefs from around the globe to compete and cook for the leading chefs in the world. It’s the sort of competition that’s been begged for. Making it into a reality TV show though, well that could go horribly wrong. And so it was that…