September 23, 2015
It finally happened. A lobster bar came to Hackney making the foodie strip on Richmond Rd pretty much a boulevard of my favourite things to eat; pizza and shellfish. But it’s pricey. Where: Richmond Road, E8 What’s it like? Simple, small tables, some booths, open plan, candlelit. Vibe: Comfy. Casual. Any occasion; friends, family, dates […]
September 8, 2015
A chop house located in a former brothel you say? Well, every place has a past. But the brothel thing isn’t Blacklock’s only USP; all the meat is seared with a Blacklock clothes iron from 1800. Run by a triumvirate of ex-Hawksmoore employees, this walk-in only meat factory is value for money instead of style over substance. Where: The Basement, […]
September 7, 2015
As any Partridge fan can vouch, when Youth Hostelling With Chris Eubank finally become a reality after 18 years, it was a weep-worthy event. How did it happen? One fan got off his sofa, got a job in Marketing at Hostelworld.com and helped bring this masterful stroke of advertising into our lives. His name is Marek Mossakowski.
August 6, 2015
i'm glad to see more fragrances doing away with the gender tag. Here's what I'm wearing and washing with at the moment ...
August 3, 2015
Besides my dear pal Bella Vita on Broadway Market and Ombra on Cambridge Heath Road, I've been struggling to find a reliable local Italian around Hackney. But more than that, one that serves a decent lobster linguine...