Category: London

Lunch at Heston’s DINNER, Knightsbridge

Our expectations for lunch at Heston’s Dinner restaurant in Knightsbridge were high. We had dined at several of Heston Blumenthal’s restaurants before so a standard had been set. Each of his restaurants have their own thing going on and at Dinner by Heston the dishes are inspired by historic British gastronomy. Don’t be afraid of…

Lunch at Benares, Mayfair

I was expecting something special from our lunch at Benares, Mayfair. First of all it’s Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar’s restaurant. You know: lovely face; gentleman; a regular on your favourite food programmes; first Indian chef to receive a Michelin star. Look him up, you’ll recognise him immediately! Secondly, Benares is named after India’s holy city.…

Canto Corvino, London – My new favourite restaurant!

I’m always on the hunt for extraordinary restaurants in London. It’s our shared family hobby, verging on an obsession. I believe a passion for food is a passion for life. So, imagine my utter glee when my son booked us a table at Canto Corvino, London. A quality restaurant in the heart of London.

Royal Birthday Afternoon Tea, The Goring

Charlotte and I relish an excuse to try an Afternoon Tea. So, imagine when Charlotte got the chance to celebrate her 24th birthday along with our Queen Elizabeth’s 90th. This is all thanks to The Goring celebrating Her Majesties Birthday with a special Royal 90th Birthday Tea. Well, that would be perfect for our princess.


We had a great meet up at the recently opened Darkhorse restaurant and bar. Discovered by James it’s located just outside Westfield Stratford City. We try to all catch up every chance we get. Diary checking every few weeks, then reminding the guys of the event nearer the time is a regular routine.