Local Producers – Rise Bakery

Local Producers is a new series of posts on my blog, showcasing East London producers. I want to take a look behind the scenes and find out more about our local producers, and why they are doing what they do so well. I came across Rise Bakery while munching my way through all of the… Read More Local Producers – Rise Bakery



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 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

Som Saa

Som Saa a greatly anticipated Thai restaurant, after the numerous pop ups and residencies in East London, run by three guys from the UK and Australia. I was a little apprehensive of a Thai restaurant, run by three guys who weren’t from Thailand… and then you hear their accolades from working in numerous Michelin starred… Read More Som Saa

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Shoreditch the epitome of the London hipster. We all love to hate the connotations of a ‘hipster’ but I think there is a slow realisation of the likelihood there is an element of hipster in all of us. From living East for 5years+ I like to think I know Shoreditch well, and knew it before… Read More Fix 126