Burley Manor Restaurant, New Forest

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A few weeks ago, Seb and I had the pleasure of staying at the Burley Manor in the picturesque New Forest. The historic Burley Manor has gone through quite a transformation over the last year with its new owners (New Forest Hotels) pumping in over £1.8 million into restoring this…
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Restaurant Story

It’s pretty rare that you find a restaurant where everything comes together perfectly. The Fat Duck for example does some of the best food I have ever tasted but it’s Bray location can be quite a trek. Searcys at the Gherkin has some of the most exclusive views in town…
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Darwin Brasserie, Sky Garden

20 Fenchurch Street a.k.a the Walkie-Talkie building has quickly become one of my favourite landmarks in London. Its distinct shape and its unique top floor gardens with uninterrupted 360 degree views of the city is pretty special and I absolutely love it. Don’t tell the Shard. The Sky Garden that…
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Social Eating House

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you probably know that I am a big fan of Jason Atherton. One of his newest ventures, Berners Tavern (full review here) is my favourite place to dine in London right now (and with good reason too!). The Gordan Ramsay prodigy…
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Berners Tavern

There are restaurants and then there are restaurants. Berners Tavern definitely falls into the latter category. Few restaurants epitomise the London dining scene like Berners Tavern. Housed in the London Edition in Fitzrovia, this grand Edwardian dining room with its opulent chandeliers, framed artwork covering the entirety of every wall and…
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The Kitchin

Edinburgh’s own Michelin starred fine dining destination, The Kitchin has been on my list of restaurants to dine in for a very long. I am a big fan of Chef Tom Kitchin’s ‘Nature to Plate’ philosophy and his passion for the finest, freshest Scottish seasonal produce. Seb and I were…
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Dinner by Heston Blumenthal

Dinner By Heston Blumenthal has gone from strength to strength since opening its doors in 2011. This 2 Michelin star award winning restaurant at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Knightsbridge lands at #5 on the The World’s 50 Best Restaurant List this year. That is two spots higher than last year…
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Maze By Gordan Ramsay

Louisa (Seb’s sister) celebrated her 21st birthday last week. A 21st birthday is quite a special one and Seb and I wanted to make sure she had a great day. So we booked ourselves a table at Maze by Gordan Ramsay in Mayfair to celebrate the occasion. After all, you…
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Searcys At The Gherkin

A lot has happened since I last blogged. I have a new job, a new home and a new city to call home – London. After resisting the move for almost four (amazing) years, it’s finally happened and I couldn’t be happier. That being said, the last four weeks has…
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Australasia

Australasia has been a city centre favourite since it opened its doors to the people of Manchester way back in 2011. When it opened, it was a million miles away for anything else that was out there – it was beautifully decorated, served some very trendy pan-Asian inspired food and…
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