Food Review: Chan’s Restaurant, East Ham, London

Food Review: Chan’s Restaurant, East Ham, London

Go east for Chan’s Chinese cuisine When in the East End of London and immersed in a sea of South Indian restaurants where should you go?  Well, we decided to visit Chan’s Restaurant for Peking and Cantonese cuisine and were able to find a table on a Saturday night withoutRead More…

Food Review: German Döner Kebab, London

Food Review: German Döner Kebab, London

Kebabs. Done right? Wrong! German Döner Kebab (GDK) is coming to Glasgow, so whilst in London Mrs Foodie did a recce to find out what Glasgow foodies may soon be eating. Its a chain, probably a franchise I think, with operations in USA, Canada, Dubai, Sweden and more.  It looksRead More…

Visiting Abbey Road, London

Visiting Abbey Road, London

Destination Abbey Road On a recent trip to London with Mr & Mrs Foodie, and old Father Foodie one of the main attractions I wanted to visit was Abbey Road. Home of the famous recording studios and of course that zebra crossing. Whilst the Foodies were at an all-day event,Read More…

Preview: Acqua di Parma Afternoon Tea at Baglioni Hotel, London

Preview: Acqua di Parma Afternoon Tea at Baglioni Hotel, London

Acqua di Parma Afternoon Tea at Baglioni Hotel London for Chelsea Flower Show 2018 Baglioni Hotel London are celebrating this year’s Chelsea Flower Show with a special afternoon tea. The hotel is partnering with fragrance brand Acqua di Parma to  create a unique Afternoon Tea inspired by the classic freshRead More…

Best Doughnuts in London?

Best Doughnuts in London?

Doughnut Time, Shaftesbury Avenue, London Doughnut Time, the Australian doughnut brand has opened in the UK. We sent Colonel Mustard along to see if it lived up to the hype… Doughnut Time are apparently well known in Australia, and they’ve got plans to expand in the UK, with more storesRead More…

Food Review: Mandira, London

Food Review: Mandira, London

Time to think outside the strawberry yoghurt pot I’m  a big fan of strained yoghurt.  Not only is it tasty, but it’s sugar free and full of healthy probiotics that are good for your tummy. So an invite to Mandira on London’s Long Acre was more than welcome. Mandira specialiseRead More…

Event Preview: Menabrea Maestro classes in Edinburgh and London

Event Preview: Menabrea Maestro classes in Edinburgh and London

Menabrea launches Maestro Classes with incredible speakers Premium Italian beer brand, Menabrea, has announced a series of Maestro Classes, where masters of their crafts will entertain  audiences across the country discussing their expertise, passion and career highlights, whilst you can enjoy a few ice-cold beers and various aperitivo. The first twoRead More…

Foodie day trip to Vapiano, London

Foodie day trip to Vapiano, London

Edinburgh and Glasgow pre-opening recon! One of the best bits of the blog is getting to visit restaurants as they move into an area. Vapiano are opening up in Edinburgh (Just off St Andrews Sq) and Glasgow (Buchanan Street) later this year so they wanted to introduce us to the VapianoRead More…

Event Preview: Vegfest UK, London 21st and 22nd Oct 2017

Event Preview: Vegfest UK, London 21st and 22nd Oct 2017

Advance tickets now on sale for one of UK’s biggest vegan consumer shows VegfestUK A grand total of around 13,500 visitors came to last year’s  VegfestUK London, and with the growth of the vegan market right now, even more visitors are expected at this year’s annual vegan blockbuster event. AroundRead More…

Drinks news: Great British Beer Festival Preview

Drinks news: Great British Beer Festival Preview

Great British Beer Festival The Great British Beer Festival is returning to Olympia London this week . This year the Festival is celebrating its 40th anniversary, so here are some things to look out for. 40th birthday promotion ­­– To celebrate the Festival’s 40th birthday CAMRA are offering free entryRead More…