That time of year is fast approaching. By that time of year, I am alluding to V Day, the big Valentines. The one day of the year when everyone is expected to be on a date. If you’re not in a relationship / marriage / convent and haven’t started cuffing then you need to get on that ASAP in order to find the one (or someone) for V Day. Once they are well and truly cuffed, you then need to work out where you’re going to go. That’s where we come in. We have devised the ultimate guide of date […]
We’re not ashamed to say that our Instagram posts are still full of cocktails and what we eat – if it looks good, it looks good and seeing as many of London’s mixologists aren’t just creating cocktails but also mini works of art, we can’t help it. So we’ve rounded up 10 of London’s most Instagrammable cocktails.
How does a night in a rooftop bar filled with Champagne, DJs, street food and rosé doughnuts sound? Sounds like a party to us. Hosted on the 24th April at Rumpus Room the renowned riverside rooftop bar at Mondrian London, Laurent-Perrier is celebrating fifty years of its iconic Cuvée Rosé and you’re invited. Yep that’s right, you do have to buy a ticket, but that ticket lets you into the Rumpus Room which for one night only will turn pink, it’s going to be ever so Instagrammable. You’ll also be able to tuck into fried chicken from Other Side Fried […]
To mark the centenary of women’s right to vote, London Shell Co are hosting three evenings where some of London’s strongest female foodies will be taking over the kitchen and no this is not the time for any terrible women/ kitchen jokes… Taking place on the 11th, 18th and 25th April, chef Elizabeth Haigh (former Head Chef at the Michelin-starred Pidgin) will be cooking up a five-course feast, with dishes including burnt spring onion pancakes, lardo, peas, chilli and pea shoots; barbecue beef onglet, 24-hour smoked cabbage and a side of bitter leaves and Jersey royal new potatoes. Wines will […]
Whether you’re feeling cosmopolitan or old fashioned, you’re sure to not go sour at the cocktail event of the year! We promise won’t leave you saying bloody mary. Cocktails in the City is a weekend-long celebration of London’s vibrant cocktail scene, and it’s happening tomorrow (5th) April until Saturday. It’s all happening in London, making it the perfect destination for anyone who likes a tipple. Our location, not to mention the fact English is so widely spoken, plus the incredibly vibrant drinking culture and scene makes us the perfect hub for mixologists worldwide, who flock to a city where the […]
It may not seem like it, it may seem like we’re in an eternal winter, but one day the sun will shine and one day we won’t have to wear a gazillion layers. When that happens, there is one place we’ll be heading straight to: Pergola Paddington. After over 179,000 of us flocked to secret alfresco terrace last year, it has decided (and rightly so) to return for season two. Set over two levels and with seating for 850, seven comfy day beds, two huge open bars and a line-up of restaurants including DF Mexico, Canard and MAM, it’s set […]
It’s the height of summer, you’re in Croatia listening to some of the world’s best talent headlining Fresh Island Festival, the waves lapping against the shore the sun beating down. Or are you? Okay, you got us, we lied. So you’re actually on the Kingsland Road, but look: you might as well be at the infamous Croatian festival because it’s a taste of what’s ahead when the fun heads to Croatia later this summer, so why not catch the same acts and get the vibe in this London takeover. It’s the ultimate pre-party, and what’s more, no kerfuffle of having sit […]
If you’ve ever blunderingly wondered if ‘female comedians really can be funny?’ or you’ve loudly pointed out that there are ‘far more famous male chefs’, then Girl On Girl, the female led comedy and food night isn’t for you. Best leave your misogony by your Wetherspoon’s 2-4-1 meal and let girl-on-girl remain a frequently used search term on your internet browser. But if you’ve joined the 21st century, love great comedy and fantastic food, all in aid of a worthwhile women’s charity, then this event is definitely up your street. The one-night-only event comes courtesy of Mam Sham (less better known […]
Duuuude! Get the full California experience without buying medical marijuana, waxing your surfboard or even having to leave London. Just head to Pocho at Street Feast’s Giant Robot and Dinerama. The guys who brought us Breddos Tacos have come up with another hit, the California inspired Pocho. Experience the tastes and spirit of LA in Canary Wharf with Pocho’s line-up of tacos, sliders and tostadas. Expect four tacos, beef brisket Barcacoa, Californian fried chicken, confit pork belly and smoked caulifower. There’s also the tostada, with spicy hamachi ceviche with daikon coleslaw, avocado and peanut or beetroot poké with miso, meyer […]
You all enjoyed last month’s Boxsets article so much that we selflessly spent the last four weeks binge-watching even more TV so that we could report back. All in the name of ‘work’. So here are the series that had us thrilled, romanced and comedied this last month. Our Editor Emily started us of by getting stuck in with with crime and Miranda… Ozark If you sometimes worry about the choices you make then fear not, you’re bound to be better than Marty and Wendy Byrde, they’re attempting to wash $8millon for a Mexican drug cartel whilst duping small businesses, […]
Rumpus Room at Mondrian London is proving that opposites do attract as they bring together two very different sides of London: 5* hotels and street food. Starting next Tuesday, the new monthly takeover series will see different street food vendors serving up innovative dishes at the rooftop bar every Tuesday. First up will be Other Side Fried who have created a bespoke menu which includes O.S.F: fried chicken, brown butter mayo, parmesan, garlic and lettuce and Honey Butter: fried chicken, smoked honey butter, bacon, pickles and lettuce. Taking over in May will be Burger & Beyond and then moving into summer […]
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