Tag: pizza

Pizza Pilgrims

Pizza Pilgrims

What words would you associate pilgrim with? Wanderer? Drifter? Or my personal favourite, hobo? As usual, I am being particularly felicitous.  Although such words appear in my head when I think of the word “pilgrim”, it actually describes a far more noble purpose.  It is […]

Franco Manca

Franco Manca

Value for money.  An often touted phrase. It has almost become a pseudonym for cheap and cheerful.  Not that I’m saying that cheap and cheerful is bad by any means.  I know many, many restaurants which are worth more than you pay for them.  If […]

Pizza Union

Pizza Union

My friends always like to make fun of me for being an old man stuck in a young boy’s body.  They bemoan my fussiness.  I prefer to refer to it as being discerning. When that stereotype doesn’t fit the bill, I morph into an immature […]

The Fire Station

The Fire Station

I guess I should have known better.  Although, in my defense, we weren’t exactly spoilt for choice.  For a weekend lunch around Waterloo, if you aren’t too keen on the chains, there isn’t really that many options.  So we decided on the restaurant based on […]

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 […]