British Food Flying Ahead @ The Parlour, Kensal Rise

Positive reviews of The Parlour had hit me. Brazilian born Head Chef Jesse Dunford Wood is an expert in modern British cooking – appearing on Celebrity MasterChef. The menu is chic, inventive and pulls off a great twist on traditional British food! My first visit to The Parlour was a drinking occasion. I tested a…

Ethiopian. Ethiopian. Ethiopian. @ Sunday (Up) Market, Brick Lane

With my champion uncles, aunt and infant cousins’ living a three-minute stroll from Brick lane – the area has been a frequently visited gem for ten years. My first visit overwhelmed me and I still experience a buzz when wandering amongst spicy scented curry houses and trendy vintage outlets. I can only imagine the difference…

“Kenza” – Aladdin’s Middle Eastern Cave @ Liverpool St.

  Word of mouth assured me Kenza (“treasure” in Arabic) was a compendium of entertaining and charming dinning treats. My father was in town and I wanted to impress his Welsh country bum palate with London’s global feasting – there was little disappointment. Five minutes from Liverpool Street Station a seductive candle lit doorway entices…

Steak Sandwich for a Champ @ Constancia, Shoreditch Food Village

Hidden at the back of Shoreditch Food Village E1, opposite the popular Pizza East, is a rustic shack serving up the lushest steak sandwich to be found in our great city. Not surprising as since 2009 its Bermondsey mother restaurant, “Constancia”, has been gathering quite a reputation, scoring a solid 4.5 with my trusted friend…