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  • Photography by Kang L
    British 3

    Trinity: Sunday Roast.

    Adam Byatt, the thinking man’s version of a celebrity chef, and owner of the much lauded Trinity restaurant, situated in leafy Clapham. Critics adore his work, for the invention, progression and enthusiasm he has brought to British cooking, and one expects no less ...

    On August 23, 2010 / By
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    Brunch 8

    Bea’s of Bloomsbury: The Sweetest Things.

    It has taken me about a year to visit Bea’s in Bloomsbury, but I’m glad I finally made it. This tour de force bakery, cake house, coffee & tea shop produces top notch sugary things from their massive kitchen on site on a daily basis. Needless to say, ...

    On August 20, 2010 / By
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    British 11

    28-50 : Drunken memories

    From the creators of the sleeper hit of the century, the Icelandic inspired, macaron-winning, Texture, comes Rousset & Sverrisson’s next high octane, vinely-charged collaboration, titled 28-50. The name is a geographical tip of the hat to all the world’s vineyards, most ...

    On August 20, 2010 / By
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    Japanese 5

    Twenty pounds of sushi at Mitsui, Taiwan.

    Twenty quid doesn’t go too far in London, maybe two courses. Three if it’s a michelin-on-a-budget. On the otherhand, the Taiwanese have perfected the art of amazingly affordable fine dining on half a shoe string. Back in February, I was over in Taipei for ...

    On August 18, 2010 / By
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    London Restaurant Reviews 6

    Lothes Mat & Vinhus, Norway.

    The last couple of weeks have been particularly damaging on my wallet, so I will use this week as a time out to recall some of my adventures as a ravenous monkey abroad… this one from a recent trip to the teeny township of Haugesund in Norway. ...

    On August 16, 2010 / By
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    American 12

    Goodman City: Steax and the city.

    I have been itching to supersede my first Goodman post which I wrote last year with something that better reflects my feelings about the restaurant. I love my meat sweats obviously, and in the twelve months following the first visit, I’ve returned to many a fabulous meal at Goodman in Maddox Street. With the launch of their City branch, I thought this ...

    On August 13, 2010 / By
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    news&misc 4

    Living restaurant guide v2

    I updated my little list of favourite restaurants today, and just wanted to let you know about this… Released to the wild on 12-08-2010. Read version1. I love food blogs for the personality behind them, and for its ever-evolving nature. However keeping up ...

    On August 12, 2010 / By
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    Japanese 10

    Bincho: White Heat

    All hail the gods of charcoal, keeper of the exalted flames, oh revered and magnanimous Ganko Ojisan, for I require six allotments of your juiciest chicken oysters. I imagine this place would be a hit on weekends what with its convenient location in Soho and ...

    On August 11, 2010 / By