Flesh and Buns

Flesh and Buns. It sounds rather sordid before you even arrive doesn’t it?  Carnal cuisine. Descending down a staircase beneath a projector screen of manga cartoons you enter through red doors to a buzzy underground…

Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason

My eternally English obsession with afternoon tea continues but I think this time I’ve found something that really beats the usual sandwich and scone combo. Fortnums offer a wide selection of options for afternoon tea…

Shake Shack, London

Last October during a road trip around New England my Shake Shack cherry was well and truly popped by visiting both the Boston and New Haven restaurants. To say that I was effusive with praise…

Chicken Shop Tooting

Chicken Shop, Tooting A lot of people have been muttering recently about Tooting being the next Dalston or similar and, as much as this seems like a stretch for Tooting at the moment, there is…

Sager & Wilde

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I have what could be described as a ‘slightly’ irrational fear of East London. It all stems back to two incidents almost a decade ago, one where…