Elystan Street, Chelsea, London.

I was delighted to not only be able to meet my friends D, Candy and Lyndsey for dinner, but also to be able to have lunch with D the next day too, and as she has worked in hospitality in London for about the past 20 years, I am always interested to see where she…

Laksamania, Newman Street, London.

I probably get most, if not all, of my food recommendations from Instagram or Twitter  and when @Hollowlegs, a brilliant cookbook writer whom I have followed online for longer than I can remember, recommended Laksamania, I had high expectations of a delicious lunch. Located just off Oxford Street, towards the Tottenham Court Road end, there…

Kricket, Soho, London.

I was due to meet a friend, who recently moved back from Yangon, for dinner and was struggling to narrow down where we should eat, so I decided to send her my restaurant shortlist and see where she picked, and the very happy result was dinner at Kricket in Soho. Kricket describe themselves thus; Our…

Cornerstone, Hackney Wick, London.

Previously with Chef Nathan Outlaw, Chef Tom Brown recently launched his first restaurant, Cornerstone, in Hackney Wick, and as pictures of his beautiful, simple seafood flooded my Instagram timeline, I was determined not to miss out on eating there during my recent trip to the UK.   I arrived early for our dinner reservation and…