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Hoppers Marlyebone

Hoppers Marlyebone

It is amazing what restaurants will charge you for these days.  Maybe they have heard a bit too much of how Ryanair was thinking about charging for use of the toilets.  Which seemed rather counterproductive to me, if you didn’t have the cash to pay 

Orient

Orient

There comes a time in every blogger’s life when they have to confront a harsh truth. Their dearly held prejudices are blinkered, unreasonable and plain wrong.  So this was how I was frogged marched to a Chinatown eatery, where I previously would loudly proclaim that 

My Neighbours the Dumplings

My Neighbours the Dumplings

One particular movie I loved was My Neighbours Totoro.  That was a good show.  Others might say it is for kids, in which case, it is also good that as some people say I have a childish sense of humour.  So imagine my excitement when 

Tamil Crown

Tamil Crown

In these cold dark days (London is like that in winter), sometimes I feel a need of some warmth. Which is how I ended up at Tamil Crown, a place offering South Eastern fire.  Located in an old pub, its credentials in the spicy department 

Kolae

Kolae

Kolae has opened where the Neal’s Yard cheese warehouse used to be, right next to Monmouth coffee.  It is a good location. The crowded downstairs.  A bit narrow on the way in, it is bustling just like my mind (unfortunately). Upstairs, the cosy feel continues,