Home / Eating Out

Eating Out

Original Bourne and Hollingsworth gets a facelift.

The original bar of cult cocktail bar Bourne and Hollingsworth recently reopened after a brief closure to refurbish. So no more rickety tables, peeled wallpaper or cocktails in teacups. True all those elements gave the underground bar its character but it’s not all bad. The newly launched Bourne and Hollingsworth mixes comfortable and exotic materials with bold colours and beautiful …

Read More »

Christmas with an Italian Twist: Spaghetti House Christmas Menu

Over the years, I’ve come to love Spaghetti House’s themed menus and so far, I haven’t been disappointed. I was at the Westfield London branch two weeks ago for their Free – Flow Prosecco menu. That’s right, all the prosecco you can drink with your meal. Now, I hear there’s a special Christmas menu coming up – from 21 November …

Read More »

Origins Of adds a new dimension to the capital’s food scene.

Earlier this month, Origins Of launched its debut menu at Spitalfields unique Blessing’s wine & cocktail bar, and I was there to sample the atmosphere and Middle Eastern-inspired menu. The event was housed in a three story townhouse – Blessing’s which offers a range of individual spaces for guests to feel at home no matter their mood or reason for …

Read More »

Celebrate #BurnsNight with Whiskey and Dessert Pairings at Fifteen

  For one week only (25th – 31st January), Glen Moray Single Malt have teamed up with Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen for a pairing of delicious desserts and single malt. In honour of Burn’s Night, Fifteen have created a series of small desserts that will be paired with various Glen Moray Whisky expressions including Glen Moray Classic Peated, Glen Moray Classic …

Read More »

Pasta Remoli put the sparkle back into Sundays

Last Sunday, I broke my tradition of staying in bed and reading other people’s work to go to Pasta Remoli’s buffet fete in Finsbury Park, North London known as ‘‎Aperi Pasta‬’. Not the most pleasant of journeys but I’m glad I went. Pasta Remoli is probably the most exciting foodie discovery I have made since spring! The establishment is a …

Read More »

Review: Pennethorne’s Café Bar

We’ve had a date with Pennethorne’s Café Bar for a while so it was great when it finally happened on a rain- free Friday.  Arriving after a busy work day, it was just what was needed to unwind. Located in the New Wing of Somerset House, Pennethorne’s Café Bar is named after Sir James Pennethorne, a 19th century English architect …

Read More »
LifeandSoullifestyle.com – review

The Fire Station Waterloo

After a year-long multi-million pound refurbishment,Waterloo landmark, The Fire Station on Waterloo road (just a few paces from the legendary Old Vic theatre) opened its doors earlier this year (July 9th) with a big celebration. Now that the dust has settled, we went along to have a closer look and enjoy all The Fire Station has to offer in terms …

Read More »

Review: Rocket Bishopsgate

Rocket is a lounge bar and pizza restaurant catering to the financial district of Bishopsgate with a delicious menu and exquisite wines. I was at Rocket Bishopsgate with a friend and fellow food writer recently to try their stone baked pizzas. Located on Bishopsgate adjacent to The Broadgate Tower; Rocket has a first floor bar for private hire as well …

Read More »

Eccleston Square Hotel Cocktail Hour

I was at Eccleston Square Hotel, a designer Georgian hotel in London Victoria recently to try the new cocktail hour, which offers 3 solid hours of happy hour (5pm – 8pm) with half priced cocktails (£4.75). I found the hotel itself to be very impressive! It’s a grade-two ‘heritage status’ building, the former home of Princess Victoria, run by a …

Read More »
lifeandsoullifestyle.com- foodie review

Review: Spring Restaurant

Housed in the New Wing of the iconic Somerset House, Spring is a restaurant owned by acclaimed chef Skye Gyngell. It’s a very beautiful and elegant dining space with a daily changing, seasonal menu. DECOR White colour scheme with gigantic mirrors and arty globular chandeliers lighting that’s very elegant and beautiful to look at. It also has an orangery-style inner …

Read More »
logo
jervis.kiley@mailxu.com