La Bourse et la Vie

La Bourse et la Vie

La Bourse et La Vie may not be one of the most well known restaurants in Paris, at least as far as tourists from London are concerned, but it is one with pedigree. After ten years of running Spring (sadly just closed – it was superb) American chef Daniel Rose has opened up La Bourse…

Cafe Boheme

Cafe Boheme

Cafe Boheme is all about that wonderful Parisian/French Cafe culture and has just had a refit along with its owner Soho House. The menu, is, as you’d expect, covered in nothing but the classic French dishes. While sadly no frogs legs, you’ll find Steak Tartare, Escargot, Croque Monsieur, Pate, Salmon Rillettes, Toulouse Sausages, Poulet Frites,…

Zédel

Zédel

Brasserie Zédel was initially very much a word of mouth destination on the edge of Soho and Piccadilly. Hidden from the world by virtue of being underground and entered via a staircase at the back of a small café, ZL Café, at street level, it wasn’t really a place you were likely to stumble across.…

The 10 Cases

The 10 Cases is a bistro à vin on Endell Street at the top of Covent Garden, just a stones throw from the Royal Opera House. I first spotted this bistro come wine bar a few years back as I was cutting through this mostly ignored part of Covent Garden to reach Shaftesbury Avenue. Outside…