Monthly Archives: March 2011

Time for a new generation of restaurant critics?

In last Sunday’s Style magazine AA Gill reviewed Brawn, the sister restaurant to Terroirs in East London. His closing comments were that the small plates and sharing  style of eating that we are seeing so much more of is starting to … Continue reading

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Nuts about the squirrel cage lightbulb

Whether found suspended on a cord over a bar, screwed in to a wall fitting or clustered in a group on a chandelier, Thomas Edison would be a happy man. I am talking the resurgence of the exposed filament lightbulb … Continue reading

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Spuntino Rocks

Spuntino 61 Rupert Street London W1D 7PW No telephone. No reservations Monday to Saturday 11am to Midnight Sunday Noon to 11pm ‘Creativity is putting your imagination to work’. (Sir Ken Robinson, 2011). It is only after my fourth visit, have … Continue reading

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The 10 London Restaurants with the Hottest Clientele

Every week night at around 10.15pm I look forward to hearing my blackberry vibrate with the daily email from Eater NY. Each day they have an interesting feature article to do with NY restaurants. Last nights email was titled ‘The 12 … Continue reading

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