This certainly was a fabulous evening and a delightful way to start our Anniversary Celebration week. The restaurant is set in a lovely quiet location near Reading.and you certainly get a good feel as you enter the grounds as the building looks stunning. We had a warm and friendly greeting on arrival and was asked …

If your looking for a fantastic Italian tapas meal then a visit to Polpetto is a must for your list of places to eat. Set in the heart of the lively Soho area on Berwick Street the restaurant has a nice relaxed & casual Italian feel to it. As you enter the restaurant you’ll see …

I’ve been wanting to visit this restaurant for a little while having seen that it recently been modernised. So as we were meeting friends on Saturday this seemed like an ideal opportunity as Chelmsford is in between where we all live. Set on the outskirts of the town and just a 15 minute stroll from …

On hearing that Chef Tom Brown was looking for a venue to set up his own restaurant I was very excited to find out where that would be. Then when we heard that it would be in Hackney Wick I was at first a bit surprised but secondly very happy as it wasn’t too far …

This delightful month consisted of one New local Italian and a return to some favourite restaurants for a different dining experience. It all started on Bank Holiday Monday and a short trip to Upminster to visit Osteria Due Amici a great local Italian serving good food with friendly service just what you’d expect from Italy …

Dessert of the Month – May

My favourite dessert of the month goes to Thompson St Albans for this heavenly Bitter Chocolate Marquise consisting of Salt Caramel , Whiskey Cream , Chocolate Nougatine & Malt Ice Cream a perfect way to end a fabulous Tasting Menu #Dessert #StAlbans

Roast of the Month – May

My favourite Roast of the Month goes to Blacklock Soho for an amazing All In feast. The succulent beef , lamb & pork together with the huge Yorkshire pudding , crispy roast potatoes , delicious vegetables & fantastic side dishes made this a Sunday Roast to remember THE ALL IN ROAST Top Left – Peas …

When we first visited this restaurant it was to enjoy a fantastic Sunday Roast and it was during that visit that we decided we must return to try the Tasting Menu . So on a delightful bank holiday saturday we headed back to St Albans . Our arrival this time our welcome was equally as …

This was a real Sunday Lunch treat thanks to the amazing food and excellent service. We first visited Blacklock back in January after hearing so many good things about the place and our experience then was fantastic. While chatting to the manager having said how much we enjoyed everything it was put to us that …