Tag: Italian

La Figa

La Figa

To get over the “excitement” of the end of June, I thought it would be best to visit one of my neighbourhood restaurants.  The hope was that being able to roll home rather than clamber on public transport, minimizing my contact with other people, would […]

Padella

Padella

I applaud another new restaurant opening up in my area.  Although there is great eating to be had in nearby Borough Market, sometimes I just want to have a break from the crowd and sit down for lunch. Food tends to taste better if you […]

Pasta Remoli

Pasta Remoli

My friends have a lot of inertia.  It takes a lot to move them out of the comforts of Zone 1 London.  Yet when we were invited out to Finsbury Park to try some Italian food, my steady cajoling was eventually successful.  Just have to […]

Theo’s simple Italian

Theo’s simple Italian

I was bemoaning the other day to a friend that it’s been a while since I’ve had Italian.  So when my astute fellow blogger noted that there was a new place in town serving this food from the continent, I thought it was predestination.  We had […]

Pierino

Pierino

So, we were out and about looking for a quick pit stop for dinner in South Kensington. It was a toss up between Pierino and the local Carluccio’s. In an attempt to support independent traders, we voted to try the restaurant less taken.  We thought […]