Yes!! Finally Smokestak has opened a restaurant. Smokestak being barbecue/smoked meat heaven in various street food markets. Barjan Dave the founder of everything smoked has been fine tuning his cooking skills for years. He uses a combination of barbecuing and smoking to create, I think the best ribs in London; it is all about the… Read More Smokestak


Lyles has been on my radar but with some mixed reviews, it had dropped down my ‘go to’ list. However, I had a much needed lunch with a fellow coffee lover Brian from Brian’s Coffee Spot and we had both heard of the mysterious coffee bar inside Lyle’s, all of a sudden it was an… Read More Lyles


Walking to Pidgin reminded me of my love of East London, you cut down an unassuming back street passing Violets a fantastic little bakery that has made quite a name for itself using such a small space so productively.  A little further along is Borough Wines, still open with dim lights casting a shadow on… Read More Pidgin