Sunday 29 May, 2011

Les Trois Garcons – Shoreditch

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Run by the same people who own Lounge Lover, Les Trois Garcons is equally impressive, serving very good, very sophisticated French food…

Friday 27 May, 2011

Lounge Lover – Shoreditch

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Lounge Lover is the sort of place you might wander into thinking what the hell is this? You probably wouldn’t nip in here to get a quiet drink, it’s too spectacular for that…

Friday 20 May, 2011

Story – Shoreditch

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It looks like a page out of Vogue, old mirrors piled against the wall are covered in torn out pages of photographs from fashion magazines, white painted floor boards, enormous…

Saturday 07 May, 2011

Allpress – Shoreditch

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Allpress is very very busy. I don’t think I have ever seen it not busy, it must come down to the fact that this really is a no fuss no frills, straight to business coffee shop…

Saturday 30 April, 2011

Wapping Project – Wapping

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The Wapping Project is a restaurant and exhibition space in a converted hydraulic power station and I can tell you, you’re unlikely to find a more magnificent setting for a restaurant if you tried…

Saturday 23 April, 2011

John Sandoe – Chelsea

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I hate to admit it but I don’t buy books from bookshops anymore. Why bother when you can get them online for half the price…

Sunday 10 April, 2011

Labour and Wait – Shoreditch

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From enamel colanders and bread bins, to horsehair brooms, linen dishtowels, stainless steel kettles and old-fashioned school notebooks…

Sunday 03 April, 2011

The Willow Shoreditch

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On one of London’s more authentic East End streets, a stone’s throw from Shoreditch and nestled between a chicken shop and a newsagents, is the most stylish florist cum café you will ever hope to find…