Review – Rita’s Bar & Dining for Chicken & Waffles!
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Review – Rita’s Bar & Dining for Chicken & Waffles!

Food: ★★★★☆ Service: ★★★★☆ Atmosphere: ★★★☆☆ Value: ★★★☆☆ Overall: ★★★★☆ Rita’s fried chicken has long been on my radar after I sampled some of their goods at the Tobacco Docks FEAST some months ago, so it was with great pleasure that I found out they had set up permanent digs near London Fields. And with fried … Continue reading

Yelp Time Traveler’s Ball – Epic night of drinks, treats, and entertainment
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Yelp Time Traveler’s Ball – Epic night of drinks, treats, and entertainment

We’ve seen some pretty cool events hosted by Alex S, the Yelp London Community Director, but the Time Traveler’s Ball will be bloody hard to top. Several hundred Yelpers, bloggers, and general merrymakers descended on the Grosvenor Square Marriott hotel for a truly epic party which showcased a ridiculous amount of drinks and sweets including … Continue reading

Review: House of Ho
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Review: House of Ho

Food: ★★☆☆☆ Service: ★★★☆☆ Atmosphere: ★★★☆☆ Value: ★★☆☆☆ Overall: ★★☆☆☆ House of Ho is Chef Bobby Chinn’s London venture and builds on his success in Vietnam.  Perhaps that’s the problem as in an attempt to cater to a British palate, the food feels dull and bland rather than the bold spicy flavours which I associate such … Continue reading

Magdalen – A delightful French bistro hidden in plain sight
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Magdalen – A delightful French bistro hidden in plain sight

This surprisingly stylish restaurant is well positioned on Tooley Street near London Bridge. Despite having travelled down that road literally hundreds of time (it’s on my way home), I’d always passed by the unassuming and slightly worn awning and sign and dismissed it as just another coffee and sandwich shop catering the swarms of suits … Continue reading