January 12, 2023.Reading time 6 minutes.
It had been a long time since I was last at Bancone. Well, pre-pandemic. After my first visit in August 2018 (click here), it became a favourite haunt where I ate many times and took friends and family along to enjoy too. Would it be the same? Would I still rate it as one of […]
April 5, 2019.Reading time 9 minutes.
I was booked on an urban beekeeping workshop with the Guild of Food Writers in Bermondsey this afternoon, starting at 2.30pm, so it seemed an ideal opportunity to make a second attempt to get into nearby Padella, right by Borough Market and London Bridge. Queues to get into Padella, which doesn’t take reservations, are so […]
March 8, 2018.Reading time 5 minutes.
The Italian restaurant Mele e Pere in Brewer Street, Soho, has been on my list of places to try out for a little while. When I read an enticing review of a restaurant in London, I’ve taken to making a note of it on my iPhone. Tonight was an ideal time to try Mele e […]
November 28, 2017.Reading time 6 minutes.
I do love it when I can combine two of my greatest passions: food and art. There are a number of posts on this blog where I’ve gone to an art gallery and followed it up with a great meal. This evening’s venture along London’s Southbank to Tate Modern didn’t offer a promising prospect for […]
October 24, 2015.Reading time 6 minutes.
I had another great outing with the London Italian Language Meetup Group this evening. An aperitivo evening had been organised at Fratelli La Bufala in Knightsbridge and that was one Meetup I definitely couldn’t miss! I went to this branch of Fratelli La Bufala recently to be introduced to The Sicilian Chef, Enzo Oiveri, owner […]