Lunch at Lyle’s 

After last night’s excellent dinner at Dabbous with Tom and Rick and dinner planned tonight at Brick Lane’s newest opening, Hopscotch, I worried that booking Lyle’s for lunch was excessive. Maybe I should save it for a special occasion, or a time when I hadn’t eaten so much food, so recently? But when would that … More Lunch at Lyle’s 

Yuu Kitchen review

Pan Asian flavours find favour out East.  Unable to book a table at Yuu Kitchen (groups of 6 or more only), we felt confident that, arriving at 6.30 on a Monday, we’d be able to quickly secure a table.  Instead, we were told that if we returned in an hour, we might be able to … More Yuu Kitchen review

The auld alliance is alive and well in Brick Lane

Blanchette East restaurant review Scotland and France have a long history of friendship and trade agreements and after my visit to Blancette East I am more than happy to agree to anything with this lovely little French outpost. Blanchette first opened in Soho back in 2013, I have never visited, so when they opened on … More The auld alliance is alive and well in Brick Lane

Make no bones about it, there’s work to be done

Dirty Bones goes local, the review.  I was sad when Les Trios Garçons shut its door. It’s not that I was a frequent visitor, but it was such a unique restaurant, place, even with out the cooking it would have been special. Stuffed with taxidermy it felt like stepping into another world. Farewell old friend … More Make no bones about it, there’s work to be done