Tag: Burgers

Gaucho: London

DSCF6132

Gaucho 93 Charterhouse Street London EC1M 6HL Tel: 020 7490 1676 So it’s time for steak again and where better than the hippest Argentinean joint in town?  Read how I dip into a bit of a South American culinary culture while keeping it ‘real’ with some excellent steak, wine and a glorious dessert! With its plush nightclub

Read More

Jamboree Restaurant: London

DSCF9680

Jamboree Foodfest & Bar 46 Blackfriars Road London SE1 8NZ    On this outing I discover that music can work with food and that a clue is sometimes not enough! It’s a word that puzzled my dining companion J for some time. I had given her a clue as to where we would be eating

Read More

Hawkins Forge: London

DSCF5573

Hawkins Forge 110 Battersea Rise Battersea London SW11 1EJ Tel: 020 7228 0349 I’ve passed Hawkins Forge on London’s south circular a hundred times and not entered. It’s a shame I didn’t discover this little gem earlier as it really is worth going in. The concept is straightforward, they sell good food at good prices

Read More

Orlando – USA

60's Cars Outside Reception Cabana Bay

Orlando Florida USA Last year 62 million people visited Florida, mainly Orlando. That’s one heck of a number isn’t it? The truth behind these visits is people want to create memories. Sometimes they don’t even realise it until much later but memories are what get when you visit Florida. Travel is all about adding to

Read More

Eating out in Harrogate – Yorkshire

Harrogate Blue

Eating out in Harrogate Yorkshire As I’m sure you are aware there are many places to eat out in Harrogate from Betty’s Tea Rooms to the numerous hipster cafes that deck the Georgian pavements of Montpellier. You can find just about any kind of food you care to think of there. My recent trip took

Read More

The Sands Hotel – Margate

through Railings

  Sands Hotel Marine Drive Margate Kent CT9 1DH Tel: 01843 228 228 A trip to the seaside is one of those evocative phrases that we all have our own version of.  As a child I spent quite a bit of time at West Wittering near Chichester on the south coast.  Sometimes I was bored

Read More

Shake Shack – London

Burger

Shake Shack Covent Garden Market The Piazza London WC2E 8RD Tel: 01923 555129   Shake Shack is one of those ‘rock up and order a burger and they do it for you’ places. Except that it’s a bit more than that. Sure, they do make their burgers to order but there is care and consideration

Read More

Planet Hollywood – London

Crumble

Planet Hollywood 57-60 Haymarket London SW1Y 4QX Tel: 020 7287 1000    Rocking up to Planet Hollywood for lunch with the family on Halloween is not something you do lightly. I had feared our spontaneous decision might have cinematic Bacchanalian ramifications. We had nothing to fear of course except the ghoulishly dressed staff and the

Read More