Simply Indian

History and Background: Meal courtesy of Simply Indian A small and cosy Indian restaurant located just across the Borough station. A simplistic and somewhat plain exterior hides the bustling and energetic atmosphere within. You’re dining with a buzz at Simply Indian and with BYOB allows you juggling pints from the neighbourhood pubs. 14 years it’s…

Global Street Food Kitchen

History and Background: Meal courtesy of Global Street Food Kitchen. Situated in a restaurant/ shopping complex by the large Hounslow Asda, Global Street Food Kitchen is easily accessible from 2 different Hounslow tube stations and a nearby car parking area. Focuses on the quality and the sourcing of its ingredients over a variety of cuisines, the…

Chakra (Closed)

History and Background: Meal courtesy of Chakra. Apologies for the lack in photo quality as I was having serious issues with the camera! Around the scene since 2011, Chakra opens up to the Indian restaurant scene to a whole new level of fine dine, with chandeliers, sleek presentation and a delicate interior! At the heart…

Shampan at the Spinning Wheel

History and Background: Meal courtesy of Shampan at the Spinning Wheel. A restaurant that prides itself with fine quality Southern Indian food has been awarded a number of accolades in recent years. Notably winning British Curry awards in 2012, and Newcomer of the Year in 2013. I was lucky enough to visit its flagship restaurant…

80 Tastes at St James’ Court, A Taj Hotel

History and background: Event courtesy of Zomato Along with 9 other bloggers, (to name a few, I had the lovely chance to meet – Miho from wandertowander, Radio and TV presenter @Anushka_Arora, Jaklien from passportandtoothbrush, Jo from 60before30, Chef and blogger Rosie from alittlelusciousness) together, we had the opportunity to take a first look at…

Gaylord (New Menu)

Intro: I was invited to a Food Bloggers dinner to review the new menu Gaylord recently rolled out, you may recall that I have visited Gaylord just once before, for a friend’s birthday so therefore this post will need no introduction! (Review found here). The meal: Warning: A few more photos than usual, sorry for…

Gaylord

History and Background: Second review from another visit can be found here: Gaylord (New Menu) Another restaurant rich with history, established in 1966, they are in fact one of the oldest Indian restaurants around. Situated in the back streets of Oxford Circus, their front door is plastered with recommended timeout, squaremeal and tripadvisor stickers to…