WC2 Archive

  • Since it’s opening in 2000, Mela is still delivering the goods.  The colourful walls, funky paintings and bleached wood create a vibrant environment and there is plenty of light to […]

    Mela, various locations

    Since it’s opening in 2000, Mela is still delivering the goods.  The colourful walls, funky paintings and bleached wood create a vibrant environment and there is plenty of light to […]

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  • Whenever I speak to anyone from India, I am always impressed by their knowledge of European culture.  It’s almost embarrassing that some of my Indian cousins have a “more better […]

    Moti Mahal, WC2

    Whenever I speak to anyone from India, I am always impressed by their knowledge of European culture.  It’s almost embarrassing that some of my Indian cousins have a “more better […]

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  • A French restaurant in Covent Garden? It has to be a tourist trap. In fact, Mon Plaisir is anything but. It’s the oldest French restaurant in London – it dates […]

    Mon Plaisir, WC2

    A French restaurant in Covent Garden? It has to be a tourist trap. In fact, Mon Plaisir is anything but. It’s the oldest French restaurant in London – it dates […]

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  • Tamarai was chosen as the location for a catch-up with a few very fussy friends.  However, with its identity crisis as a restaurant, bar and club, it could have hit […]

    Tamarai, WC2

    Tamarai was chosen as the location for a catch-up with a few very fussy friends.  However, with its identity crisis as a restaurant, bar and club, it could have hit […]

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