London

Here is a collection of in depth London travel articles. Maria from Passion Fruit, Paws and Peonies loves to post London travel articles sharing the very best things to see and do. They are intended to inspire you to venture out and see for yourselves.

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Jamie Oliver's FIFTEEN restaurant, Islington.

This is his original ‘non-profit’ eatery. Like all Jamie restaurants, it is a great place to meet family in London and enjoy an honest and elegant meal...

Benares Chef’s Table

For a special occasions it is well worth considering the Benares Chef’s Table. It is the best chef’s table we have dined at so far in London and highly recommend it if you are looking for a special private dining room...

Brunch at Clipstone, Fitzrovia

Brunch at Clipstone, Fitzrovia is as lunch-like as any brunching can be! I can get a bit bored of seeing the same things on a brunch menu. Here you can get scrambled eggs on toast (of sorts) but you can also get exciting sharing plates with a selection of Bloody Mary cocktails...

Canto Corvino, Spitafields

A quality restaurant in the heart of London.The food here is a modern, hearty, Italian affair with perfectly homemade pasta and fantastic cocktails...

Lunch at Heston's DINNER, Knightsbridge

Each of his restaurants have their own thing going on and at Dinner by Heston the dishes are inspired by historic British gastronomy...

Lunch at Benares, Mayfair

It’s Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar’s restaurant, he's the first Indian chef to receive a Michelin star. Expectations were high and we weren't disappointed...

7 Quality Restaurants Near Piccadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus is a tourist hotspot, which has led to a plethora of cheap and charmless eateries. So, here’s our guide to some of the very best places to eat within a short walk of the square...

Zelman Meats, Soho

Zelman Meats is tucked down St Annes Court in Soho. Dress up or dress casual, just avoid anything tight around the midriff. You’ll want to feast...

MASH, London

MASH London follows the rather awesome American tradition of a steak house, where steaks come chunky and desserts come sweet...

Venturing Into East Village, London

Westfield Stratford shopping is fantastic, but did you know, step just outside and there is a thriving hip new neighbourhood to explore...?

Chiltern Firehouse and Zoilo, Marylebone

Both in a gorgeous part of London. We start with cocktails at the gorgeous Chiltern Firehouse and the head to Zoilo an Argentinian restaurant...

Eastender Brunch at 100 Hoxton

Brunch in the East-end is less sausage fry up and more sourdough toast with avocado salsa. This cool eatery offers cocktails with their brunch too...

Gymkhana, London

Gymkhana is inspired by Colonial Indian gymkhana clubs, where members of high society socialise, dine, drink and play sport...

Afternoon Tea, The Goring

The impeccably elegant Goring is London’s last remaining family-owned luxury hotel. Catherine Middleton stayed the night before her wedding to Prince William. We are there for a very elegant Afternoon Tea...

The Orangery, Kensington Palace

For when you're looking for some where ladylike, elegant, that wouldn’t break the bank and has a charming atmosphere...

Darkhorse, East Village Stratford

Warehouse cool, Darkhorse suits this new neighbourhood. Young adults have populated this renovated Olympic Park area and new restaurants, bars, and shops are opening all the time. It’s an exciting place...

Hyde Park Sights

Did you know Hyde Park is the biggest park in London? There are numerous Hyde Park sights to aim for, we’ll give you a guide and a bit of history to-boot...

The Typing Room, Patriot Square

This restaurant has a winning combination of a relaxed atmosphere, dazzling and seasonal food sourced locally, and an open kitchen within arms reach...

The Victoria, Paddington

We’d been in Hyde Park with our dogs and needed a comfortable, friendly pub, that welcomes dogs, cooks home-made food and is minutes walk from the park...

The Food Hall, Fortnum and Mason

The Fortnum and Mason food hall has an old world elegance and is enchanting, with wood carvings, huge bunches of flowers and chandeliers. It celebrates foodie delights from around the UK...

Whyte and Brown Kingly Court

Whyte and Brown in Kingly Court celebrates the humble chicken and egg. Kingly court itself is an al-fresco dining destination tucked behind Liberty's and has a vibrant and boisterous atmosphere...

The Gallery at Fortnum and Mason

You sit just above the iconic food hall. British food served elegantly in a Great British food store...

Westminster Abbey and Dean's Yard

Stunning, iconic and stuffed with history. The headphone tour is really good. It's a must for history buffs...

The Laughing Gravy, Southwark

Good food, cool atmosphere and near waterloo station, which is a bonus if you are travelling in...

Bbar, Westminster

Near Westminster Abbey and St James’s park, where you can see the Queens guards on horseback. Get away from the tourists and enjoy a cool colonial South African vibe...

Restaurant Story, Southwark

Tom Sellers’ ‘Full Story’, is a whopping 8 courses. Actually you get 20 or so! You are invited to bring a book to leave at The Library, i.e the dining space. This Michelin restaurant is cool and quirky...