I love this place. We had breakfast here this morning and though the service was slow the breakfast was good and the place lovely to be in on a cool summer morning. Some of us thought the sausage was too bready, others thought it weird that they cooked two slices of bacon together so they […]

Tokyo Diner

In Chinatown which I will try to remember is adjacent to Leicester Square we went for sushi. Sustainable sushi so no tuna and not much variety of anything else. It was fine for an after theatre bite if you are in the area and must have sushi which my kids felt they had to do. […]

Evening Wander to Bermondsey

We took a bus to Bank Street last night so we could walk over the Southwark Bridge and try for dinner overlooking the Thames. Probably not the best idea for a Friday night so we walked around the corner to Porky’s bbq. They claim to be Tennessee BBQ but they aren’t really. The flavor was […]

Lunch at Lyles In Shoreditch

I am not a big fan of sheshe restaurants but I have to admit the food at Lyles was exceptional. They offer a changing menu and by the time we arrived at two were out of half the items. Even at that time the restaurant was crowded and we were lucky to get the last […]

Camden Market and Locks

The locks were great, the food fun, the market interesting, but may not return. Camden just seemed completely set up to take a tourists money. I was pleased with the market and got myself a new backpack. If you go be sure to head for the locks, take a look, then cross over to where […]


Last night we met up at Tanakatsu for a sushi dinner before going to see the Birmingham Royal Ballet at Sadlers Wells. I was looking forward to Jessica Lang’s Lyric Pieces but it turned out not to be as good as I remembered. It featured large black accordion pieces moved around the stage. The second […]

Victoria Food Hall, Dominique Ansel and…

Ah, today has been a big day. Decided to give the blog a new look, do a bit of simplifying, and narrow down my focus. I have no idea what or how to narrow down the focus but I have become intrigued by the way I can eat in London. The entire Food Hall, Street […]