Tom Aikens

I have to start out with an apology. I’m rather conscious that here I am merrily writing about somewhere that has closed down (albeit with a potential replacement in the pipeline). Jolly annoying I know…

Goodman, Mayfair

The length of time it has taken me to visit Goodman is a crime. I’m not sure what my punishment should be but surely just having deprived myself of such glorious comfort food for so…

Roxies, Earlsfield

Earlsfield seems to be taking on a bit of a new dynamic. I’m not suggesting that its the next Dalston or Peckham or anything but the food and drink horizon is definitely evolving. A few…

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…