London | Benihana Kings Road, Teppanyaki Restaurant Review

For all of you who may of already had the pleasure of going to a Teppanyaki restaurant, you will know how awesome they are. However, for those of you who are unsure about what a Teppanyaki restaurant is, the definition is as follows: A Japanese restaurant which serves meat, fish and vegetables on a hot …

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London | Sky Gardens – The Walkie Talkie Building Review

For those of you that have never heard of Sky Gardens, it is listed to be one of the most spectacular rooftop restaurants in London.  Located in the world renowned Walkie Talkie building, close to Monument/Bank tube station, the Sky Gardens are located high in the sky on the 35th floor where you are able to …

London – Toast Rack, Wandsworth

Toast Rack is one of my favourite breakfast place in London, it is an artisan bakery, coffee shop and café right next to Wandsworth Common.  It is slightly off the main strip of coffee shops and retailers, which makes it an even better find. They sell naturally leavened sourdough and speciality breads that are baked on site, which you also …

London – Here East, The Breakfast Club, Hackney Wick

The Breakfast Club/ Hackney Wick Weekends are all about brunch and having lazy mornings.  After spending 9 months travelling down the East Coast of Australia, there are ample day time, brunch, coffee shops and restaurants that serve delicious fresh/organic cups of coffee and all-day breakfast offerings.  However, returning to London it is a lot harder …

Amsterdam – Best Tapas Restaurant (Pata Negra)

I made a very quick, two day, trip to Amsterdam over the weekend. I have previously been to Amsterdam a few times and it definitely has to be one of the most charming cities that I have been to. I love its thin brick buildings, surrounded by often rainy skyline, an interesting history, and the people seem to have a very easy going …

London – Mercato Metropolitano (Elephant & Castle)

So I headed over to Elephant & Castle, London, last week to visit the ultra cool Mercato Metropolitano. It is a pop up Italian market, which combines great food, wine and entertainment (cinema and boxing) all in one space. Really cool "hidden" place in London to take your friends or a date, for something a …

Best Coffee Shop in London | Allpress Dalston

 I cannot say that I am the biggest coffee fan in the world.  However, I found this little gem of a coffee shop up in Dalston called Allpress. Allpress are Coffee Roasters and Espresso specialists, first established in New Zealand in 1986. They now own a multiple of roasterys across the world including Auckland, Dunedin, …