Cocktails Archive

  • if computers didn’t have a strong enough grip on our lives already, it appears that they want to control of our dining experience too.  inamo places a computer at the […]

    inamo St James, W1

    if computers didn’t have a strong enough grip on our lives already, it appears that they want to control of our dining experience too.  inamo places a computer at the […]

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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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  • 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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  • For the restaurant world, 2010 will probably be best known for the return of old favourites.  Golden oldies such as Pierre Koffman, Bruno Loubet and Joel Antunes have all opened […]

    Entrée, SW11

    For the restaurant world, 2010 will probably be best known for the return of old favourites.  Golden oldies such as Pierre Koffman, Bruno Loubet and Joel Antunes have all opened […]

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  • I believe there’s a line in Cocktail where someone says of Tom Cruise’s character: “Guys want to be him and the girls want to be with him”.  Head on down […]

    Lonsdale Bar & Kitchen, W11

    I believe there’s a line in Cocktail where someone says of Tom Cruise’s character: “Guys want to be him and the girls want to be with him”.  Head on down […]

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  • Take a trip to the top of the rather naff looking Centre Point building and you will find Paramount – home to some of the most impressive views across London.  […]

    Paramount, WC1

    Take a trip to the top of the rather naff looking Centre Point building and you will find Paramount – home to some of the most impressive views across London.  […]

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  • Camden.  Home to London’s tightest jeans, most subversive t-shirts and caps that need a degree in trigonometry to angle correctly.  It’s also home to Blues Kitchen, my dining destination on […]

    Blues Kitchen, NW1

    Camden.  Home to London’s tightest jeans, most subversive t-shirts and caps that need a degree in trigonometry to angle correctly.  It’s also home to Blues Kitchen, my dining destination on […]

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  • As many an unfortunate entrepreneur will tell you, large bags of money are no guarantee of success in London’s vast and fast paced restaurant scene.Indeed, even the most experienced and […]

    Aqua, W1

    As many an unfortunate entrepreneur will tell you, large bags of money are no guarantee of success in London’s vast and fast paced restaurant scene.Indeed, even the most experienced and […]

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  • From its inception by Giovanni Quaglino in 1929 to its reinvention by Terence Conran in 1991, Quaglino’s has always been a place to impress and be seen.  OK, so it’s […]

    Quaglino’s, W1

    From its inception by Giovanni Quaglino in 1929 to its reinvention by Terence Conran in 1991, Quaglino’s has always been a place to impress and be seen.  OK, so it’s […]

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