Tag Archive: Soho

Mildred’s – creative and inexpensive vegetarian cuisine in Soho 

45 Lexington St, London W1F 9AN I am definitely a non-vegetarian, however, for the past three years I have embraced vegetarianism for one month out of twelve, namely September. What started out as a family… Continue reading

La Polenteria, round two – spring menu 2016

64 Old Compton Street, W1D 4UQ Last August, I discovered a small and cosy establishment called La Polenteria in the midst of bustling Soho. I loved the service and the interesting flavours, and… Continue reading

Ceviche – hit and miss in Soho

17 Frith Street, W1D 4RG My first experience with Peruvian food was a few years ago at Lima, where I left slightly dissatisfied. Ever since then, I have warmed to the cuisine, though I still remain… Continue reading

Breakfast at Jackson + Rye: Skip the eggs (and the breakfast)

My birthday was nearly a month ago now, but a couple of my friends very kindly took me out for breakfast this week as we weren’t able to fit it in before Christmas.… Continue reading

McCain’s #SundayBest roast potato pop-up

You say potato, I say tatties, spuds, Herdöpfel, Kartoffeln, pommes de terre, aloo, or patatas. McCain says roast potato pop-up. And so I found myself surrounded by wafts of roast dinner, standing beside a… Continue reading

The Palomar – the best restaurant in London?

“Cauliflower steak, pork belly and shakshukit, table 23!” “Yes, chef!” “Fish falafel and fattoush, table 31!” “Yes, chef!” My excitement and eagerness at finally visiting The Palomar is equivalent only to what I feel… Continue reading

La Polenteria – an ingredient-based Soho experiment

64 Old Compton Street, W1D 4UQ London’s restaurant scene is amazing, but also baffling. There are pop-ups that sell fried crickets, dinners served atop cranes, and that’s before we even get to the… Continue reading

Hix Soho – good food, middling service

A few months ago, my flatmate and I bought a Time Out voucher for Hix Soho. It seemed like a steal at £25 for three courses and a cocktail, and we felt slightly… Continue reading

Bodean’s BBQ – Could I get a side of meat with those ribs?

10 Poland Street, W1F 8PZ I have heard many a tale of the establishment that is Bodean’s. People have raved about the meat, and I’ve read reviews of the meat, plus it kept… Continue reading

MASH – tasty but expensive steakhouse in London

77 Brewer Street, W1F 9ZN I have recently joined Instagram – follow me @theswindian! One of the nice things about December is the abundance of Christmas celebrations. Parties, dinners, lunches… it’s a great excuse… Continue reading