Tag: chicken

The Barbary

The Barbary

A fairly recurrent motif in the London restaurant scene at the moment is the second restaurant effect. A new independent restaurant starts up, becomes successful and then opens their second restaurant. Sometimes, this is good – standards are maintained and it becomes (ever so slightly) […]

Helene Darroze

Helene Darroze

It seems that people are keeping tally of where I eat.  Nosy people that they are, I think I need to maybe consider moving to a larger yard. They remark with surprise (some of you are rather bad at acting) that I had not yet […]

Shotgun

Shotgun

It’s been a while since I have reverted to my caveman tendencies, i.e. eat a huge slab of barbecued meat. That is what Shotgun is for.  A very refined bar to sit on which belies the nature of their cuisine. Pimento cheese.  My friend had […]

Smoking Goat

Smoking Goat

Smoking Goat. When I first heard we were destined to meet here for dinner, I did wonder if this was a smoking establishment.  Which was a reason for concern as I am allergic to smoke and bad food.  I tend to complain rather loudly and sarcastically to the […]

Bright Courtyard

Bright Courtyard

On a rather sunny day, we attended a radiant wedding at Bright Courtyard.  On such a glamorous occasion, I felt that I had to turn up with my big sparkly camera.  Hopefully, the food will look more true to life because I am making the effort. […]