Now Reopened: Dinerama Shoreditch Street Food

A few weeks ago Dinerama, the newest Shoreditch street food location, went up in a blaze of fire that could be seen miles away. Luckily ‘No Hipsters Were Harmed’ to quote the controversial Tweet from the London fire services. But that ill considered Tweet now rings true, Dinerama has reopened and it’s looks like the hipsters…

Hot Dogs At Herman Ze German

I’m about three years too late to London’s hot dog craze. The humble sausage has since been replaced by sliders, steam buns, Five Guys, fried chicken, Asian fried chicken, raw food, kale, quinoa, fried chicken again and oh so many other short lived trends. I’ll admit when hot dog mania was at it’s peak I…

Big Easy Lobster Festival

This was my first visit to The Big Easy’s newest branch in Covent Garden. As a fan of the original Earl’s Court branch I was keen to see how franchising had affected this American themed eatery. Thankfully the Covent Garden branch maintains most of the good points of the original, but is three times the…

Blues Kitchen Camden

The Blues Kitchen has long been a favourite of mine for the great atmosphere, live music and Southern style American cooking. I decided to get wild and  start by trying some alligator,  for the first time, which after being crumbed and fried tasted similar to chicken, not as exotic as one had hoped! I was also somewhat disappointed…