The Polo Bar at the Westbury Hotel has hit upon an amazing idea. When you order a cocktail, you get two glasses. One full-sized drink for you, and one matching tiddly tipple for your drinking companion.
Monthly Archives: February 2016
Emily Gibson / Dates, Eat, Impulse Friendly, Indoors, London, Mates, Mums, Organised Fun, £££ / central London, dates, dining, dining out, dinner, eating out, FItzrovia, London, Noho, restaurant review, restaurant reviews, restaurants, review, reviews, special occasions / 0 Comments
“It looks quite posh,” said the voice down the phone. “Are you nearly here yet?” It was the usual refrain from Mike and, indeed, anyone else foolish enough to arrive punctually at any sort of social engagement also attended by me. “I’m five minutes away,” I said, from the 55 bus, nine minutes away. “And go on in. […]
There were a few horrified faces when The Book Of Mormon dropped its first C-bomb 30 minutes into the show, but, looking around, most of what I saw were people looking at each other gleefully, much like my pre-teen friends and I when Mr Tweedy shouted “you thieving little buggers” after the fleeing poultry in Chicken Run. […]
Before Christmas, I dropped some heavy hints to my boyfriend Mike about wanting a new watch. I hadn’t worn one in years – keeping my phone wedged more or less permanently in my ham-fists pretty much rendered a wristwatch obsolete – so I wanted something unique: a statement piece I’d love wearing every day, not […]
Emily Gibson / Eat, Impulse Friendly, Indoors, London, Mates, £ / Asian, Bermondsey, cheap eats, dining, dining out, dinner, eating out, fusion, London, lunch, restaurant review, restaurant reviews, restaurants, review, reviews, south london / 6 Comments
Ramen: it’s like soup on steroids. Bone Daddies, of course, is a well-established front-runner; its steaming bowls of noodly pork broth are a cornerstone of the unstoppable Asian street food trend. After opening branches in Soho and High Street Ken, and sister restaurants Flesh & Buns in Covent Garden and Shackfuyu in Soho, the BD […]
It’s a story that’s been retold countless times over the last 151 years, but the latest adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland probably has the best shoes. In fact, all the inhabitants of the reimagined, digitalised Wonderland are rather spectacularly kitted out, which all makes sense because wonder.land itself is absolutely, beautifully bonkers.