Monthly Archives: August 2010

Lunch @ Yum Cha, Camden

I’ve recently started to play badminton in Camden, so we are constantly on the lookout for good places to grab a quick and cheap lunch afterwards. After reading quite a few positive write ups about Yumcha in Camden a we … Continue reading

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Lunch for a fiver @ Vietgrill, Hackney

Lunch for a fiver? Mutter these words to a Londoner and it’s highly likely you’ll get their undivided attention. We’ve recently discovered the £5 before 3pm menu at Viet Grill and since it’s been our regular haunt for a cheap … Continue reading

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Ocakbasi at Best Mangal, West Kensington

After a stellar performance by Fulham at Craven Cottage the other night (Fulham 2 v Manchester United 2) we left the game starving and keen to satisfy our hunger at a friends local ocakbasi. An ocakbasi is a turkish grill … Continue reading

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A Brilliant Bacaro – Polpo, Soho.

With the news of Polpetto opening on Monday, and Spuntino later in October, I’ve been thinking about revisiting Polpo for a few weeks now. I adore the food at Polpo. I adore the by-the-carafe wine list and I adore the … Continue reading

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The boys battle it out…

To put a twist on the ordinary dinner party, we recently challenged a friend of ours to a cook-off challenge. Early in the week, we emailed our mate J the following invitation. Challenger J, we invite you to battle it … Continue reading

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My morning coffee – a perfect flat white

Sam made the most delicious flat white for me this morning on our Gaggia Pure using Caffe Izzo arabica beans. With plenty of microfoam and crema – what a great kick start to the day! How do you start off … Continue reading

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