Journal

21st September, 2012

Bistrot Bruno Loubet

Bistrot Bruno Loubet

It truly is a shame when restaurants open to great fanfare and critical acclaim and then slowly become complacent; in this particular occasion, the restaurant fitting the bill was Bistrot Bruno Loubet. Having just finished watching a performance of the San Francisco Ballet and being blown away by the poetry of movement, we eagerly trotted to the […]

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16th July, 2012

The Gate, Islington

The Gate, Islington

It’s always refreshing to see a new vegetarian restaurant open up in London, but seldom does it actually have anything exciting or creative and when they are creative, they often forget how to add any flavour to the dishes. The Gate was one of London’s first all vegetarian restaurants, trailblazing the scene sine 1989 and even a […]

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31st July, 2011

The Modern Pantry

The Modern Pantry

Ah! A sunny day in London! More often that not, an exclamation such as that often invokes disbelief. Nevertheless, the laser beam of sunlight striking my face at the ungodly hour of 10am confirmed that this was truly a rare day and, boy, was I glad I wasn’t going to be steaming in a kitchen […]

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