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Review:Ask for Janice, Farringdon

Ask for Janice,50-52 Long Lane, Farringdon, London, EC1A 9EJ  Breakfast is apparently the most important meal of the day and where better to break my fast than this little gem of a restaurant on Long Lane, Farringdon. The decor is light, bright and simple yet effortlessly stylish.     The metal stools reminded me of science… Continue reading Review:Ask for Janice, Farringdon

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Berlin Brünch Pop Up at NTs London Fields

NTs Bar, 207, 1 Westgate St, London Fields, E8 3RL http://www.bruench.com/ So happy that I had the opportunity to go along to this Berlin Brünch pop up at NTs in Netil House. Run by Noemi, a Berliner living in London, this is a uniquely special occasion that serves delicious food in beautiful surroundings. The menu comprises of locally… Continue reading Berlin Brünch Pop Up at NTs London Fields

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Some of my fave brunches in London Town

Well as Londons love for the breakfast/lunch combo has spiraled out of control, I thought it would be time to do a little brunch feature on MWIP. A few reasons why I (and possibly you) love brunch It gives a acceptable excuse to drink alcohol at breakfast time and what is not to love about that?… Continue reading Some of my fave brunches in London Town

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New Opening-Lighterman, Kings X

Lighterman, 3 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH A brand new, glossy all-day drink and dine destination in King’s Cross Named after the Victorian workers who operated the ‘lighter’ goods barges, this is the third venue from Open House (Percy & Founders, the new The Larder ) and their most ambitious project to date. Granary Squares newest addition, The Lighterman,… Continue reading New Opening-Lighterman, Kings X

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La Brasserie Review, South Kensington

La Brasserie, 272 Brompton Rd, London SW3 2AW I positively skipped to South Kensington on this beautiful Monday evening, to meet the wonderful team at La Brasserie, to be treated to some of the classiest food I have had in a very long time.   La Brasserie opened in 1972 and defines itself as an institution. Hearty words… Continue reading La Brasserie Review, South Kensington

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Pre-Theatre Dinner in Theatreland – where to go? 

After a request for places to eat near Piccadilly and Leicester Square, I thought it would be useful to write up a little post with my thoughts . 1) The Chop Shop, 66 Haymarket,London, SW1Y, UK Meat heavy menu, American fayre in a modern and vibrant setting. Pre theatre menu -£19 for 2 courses, £22 for… Continue reading Pre-Theatre Dinner in Theatreland – where to go? 

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Low, Slow & Juke, Westminster 

Low, Slow & Juke 1 Abbey Orchard St, Westminster, London, SW1P 2LU “Don’t you just love those long rainy afternoons in New Orleans when an hour isn’t just an hour – but a little piece of eternity dropped into your hands – and who knows what to do with it?” The words of Tennessee Williams… Continue reading Low, Slow & Juke, Westminster 

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German Gymnasium, Kings Cross

German Gymnasium,Kings Boulevard, London, N1C 4BU A last minute decision to have brunch whilst walking the streets of kings cross resulted in us serendipitously choosing the German gymnasium and what a pleasant experience it was.    This former gym (see the mural that was there before it became this restaurant https://annasworldinpictures.com/2014/11/15/mural-at-gateway-to-kings-cross) has recently been turned… Continue reading German Gymnasium, Kings Cross

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Barrafina, Covent Garden

Barrafina 43 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B 5AJ I know I am a bit late to the party on this one but recently I visited the very highly recommended tapas bar Barrafina, at its newest branch on Drury Lane. A very stylish place with marble counter tops and red leather stools and exceptionally smily staff… Continue reading Barrafina, Covent Garden