Mama Lan

Mama Lan, originally a Brixton based Bejing street food restaurant. I kept hearing about it but hadn’t got myself down to Brixton, but that doesn’t matter because Mama Lan came to me, opening in Dalston in 2015. They are also in Stratford, Clapham and soon to be in Shoreditch. I met my friends for an early meal I… Read More Mama Lan

Oi Hanoi

My on going addiction to Pho Mile has left me with blind to other Vietnamese restaurants anywhere else in London. My thought process leads me directly to Hoxton as soon as I’m in the mood for Pho. So when my friend recommended Oi Hanoi in Whitechapel it threw me, but with good reviews online, off… Read More Oi Hanoi

Luzon

Luzon a popular Filipino pop up is back, with a new menu and residency at Printworks on Rosebury Ave EC1; a perfect distance from Exmouth market for post dinner drinks. This is one of my favourite London spots, tucked away near Angel, Islington with great coffee shops and a lunch time food market worth checking… Read More Luzon

Lyles

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

Pho Mile

Looking for a Vietnamese meal in London? Well, you would be silly not to start your search at the brilliantly named, Pho Mile, a stretch of 10+ Vietnamese restaurants a stones throw from Hoxton station. Now, you need a local who is too inquisitive for their own good to try them all for you, ‘hello… Read More Pho Mile