Clos Maggiore

I’ve been waiting years to go to Clos Maggiore. It’s one of those special occasion restaurants that’s been on my bucket list for a while, albeit at the very bottom, simply because it is so notoriously difficult to book a table.

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Emojify Your Night

I love emojis. At my last birthday party, emojis were a big feature (including emoji cushions that I received from a friend who knows me too well) – so when I heard that an emoji menu had landed in London, I had to go see for myself.

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Dinner by Heston

Dinner: the main meal of the day, taken either around midday or in the evening. A formal evening meal, typically one in honour of a person or an event.

We were looking for a reason to splash out at Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. It’s expensive by my standards, located in swanky Knightsbridge, but not over-priced, and one thousand times worth it. Especially because we did have an event to celebrate – our two-year anniversary!

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Let Them Eat Cake

Golden profiteroles, chorizo sausage rolls… This is an afternoon tea with a bit of a twist.

I love the concept of afternoon tea, but I have to say that traditional afternoon tea can sometimes be bland (who the eff invented cucumber sandwiches?) and a bit overpriced (or in the case of The Ritz’s £70 high tea, exorbitant).

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Meet Frank

When I first moved to London four years ago, Peckham wasn’t the place you’d take a date (no offence Peckham). It probably still isn’t on a lot of people’s radar for the best date spots but one of my favourite watering holes is in Peckham, right by the overground. Continue reading