Bar Archive

  • With everything from world renowned art exhibitions to regular food markets and the London Eye (or whatever they’re calling it these days!), Southbank is not only one of London’s most […]

    Gillray’s Steakhouse & Bar, SE1

    With everything from world renowned art exhibitions to regular food markets and the London Eye (or whatever they’re calling it these days!), Southbank is not only one of London’s most […]

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  • With a reputation as one of America’s most fashionable restaurant chains, STK has come to London with its glitzy and glamorous steak restaurant and bar concept.  Most intriguing however, is […]

    STK, WC2

    With a reputation as one of America’s most fashionable restaurant chains, STK has come to London with its glitzy and glamorous steak restaurant and bar concept.  Most intriguing however, is […]

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  • The credit crunch was meant to spell doom and annihilation for our restaurants; people would no longer have any money to dine out and we would apparently be resigned to […]

    Bistro du Vin, W1 & EC1

    The credit crunch was meant to spell doom and annihilation for our restaurants; people would no longer have any money to dine out and we would apparently be resigned to […]

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  • Having already gained a reputation for being one of the coolest nightspots in East London, the team behind McQueen have opened a restaurant to provide the Shoreditch-set with an equally […]

    McQueen, EC2

    Having already gained a reputation for being one of the coolest nightspots in East London, the team behind McQueen have opened a restaurant to provide the Shoreditch-set with an equally […]

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  • Long-standing Streatham pub, The Manor Arms, has looked to the past to take it into the future with its recent relaunch.  Set on the site of a former grimy boozer, […]

    The Manor Arms, SW16

    Long-standing Streatham pub, The Manor Arms, has looked to the past to take it into the future with its recent relaunch.  Set on the site of a former grimy boozer, […]

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  • London has its fair share of style-led restaurants, but 2010 saw nowhere more eye-catching than Kyashii; perhaps it’s location opposite Stringfellows inspired the owners of Kyashii to create a visual […]

    Kyashii, W1

    London has its fair share of style-led restaurants, but 2010 saw nowhere more eye-catching than Kyashii; perhaps it’s location opposite Stringfellows inspired the owners of Kyashii to create a visual […]

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  • Vibrant restaurant and bar el cantara has opened to bring a Spanish/Moroccan influenced dining experience to the heart of Soho.  With a surfeit of European, Oriental and Indian restaurants in […]

    el cantara, W1

    Vibrant restaurant and bar el cantara has opened to bring a Spanish/Moroccan influenced dining experience to the heart of Soho.  With a surfeit of European, Oriental and Indian restaurants in […]

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  • Unless you live or work in the area, the Docklands is a bit of a mystery to most of us.  Up until recently, it was just a place where high […]

    Plateau, E14

    Unless you live or work in the area, the Docklands is a bit of a mystery to most of us.  Up until recently, it was just a place where high […]

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  • Elysée has been snuggled away in Fitzrovia since 1936, firmly establishing it as London’s oldest Greek restaurant.  Following a 12 month refurbishment program, the restaurant and bar has seen one […]

    Elysee, W1

    Elysée has been snuggled away in Fitzrovia since 1936, firmly establishing it as London’s oldest Greek restaurant.  Following a 12 month refurbishment program, the restaurant and bar has seen one […]

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  • Celebrity favourites’ have a tendency to be all show and no-go, so it’s with some caution that we visit these restaurants.  After a while, though, the quality has to shine […]

    Nozomi, SW3

    Celebrity favourites’ have a tendency to be all show and no-go, so it’s with some caution that we visit these restaurants.  After a while, though, the quality has to shine […]

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