Hankies

Meal courtesy of Hankies Written by Ed @onehungryasian It takes something special to standout amongst all the restaurants in the Soho area. And yes, Indian tapas is probably something you’ve seen and heard about a dozen times now, a popular trend that sees no sign of stopping. But why should it? The bold and vibrant…

NY Fold

Meal courtesy of NY Fold Attended and written by Ed @onehungryasian London is pretty spoilt for pizza these days. You’ve got to contend with the old school classics; the guilty pleasure takeaways; the street food stalwarts going London-wide with multiple stores; newcomers with black charcoal based pizza (gimmick or no?); and, lo and behold, an…

Oliver Maki

History and Background:  Meal courtesy of Oliver Maki Quirky. Contemporary. Flashy. Oliver Maki, a family owned restaurant run by the successful Zeitoun brothers with four existing restaurants in the Middle East. Their first London venture starts with Oliver Maki, fusion sushi with a luxurious twist. Another fine-dine sushi restaurant in London? Yes, probably. But I’d…

Superstar BBQ

History and Background: Meal courtesy of Superstar BBQ. With an existing coup of Korean restaurants in London, the addition to Tottenham Court Road with Superstar BBQ doesn’t come as a complete surprise. With St Giles Street fast becoming a second Korea town (after New Malden), eyes were open, and ears were peeled to see what awaits…

Hakkasan Hanway Place

Background and history: Meal courtesy of Hakkasan Hanway Place. One Michelin Star Dim lit room, black square tables and wall panels highlighted with intricate swirls, and complimenting funky music is now the signature look of Hakkasan restaurants worldwide. We all know my love for the restaurants within Hakkasan Group, notably HKK which is now headed by Chef…

Biju Bubble Tea Room

History and background: Drinks courtesy of Biju Bubble Tea. For those who know me, you would remember when I would fanatically queue up for Chatime weekly due to consistent cravings for some Milk tea… those days were long gone once I found out how unhealthy those drinks really were. By word of mouth however, friends…

Percy and Founders

History and Background: I came here for the 50% off soft opening week along with three others. Opened in April of 2015 at what was formerly the Middlesex hospital, the restaurant houses 200, though, for such a large restaurant, it can look very sparse and desolate when even half empty. Nevertheless, ideal for relaxed drinking…