Top diet tips from people with extraordinary careers

Top diet tips from people with extraordinary careers

Bored with your diet? Maybe it’s time to change it up. But instead of trying to get your head around the rules and calorie-maths of the latest fad, why not create a bespoke meal plan? After all, the best diet is one you can stick to, as nutritionist Fiona Hunter...

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Dining Out: Dragon Inn Club

Dining Out: Dragon Inn Club

8 Upper Tachbrook Street, London SW1 020 7821 0105  dragoninnclub.co.uk The Dragon Inn Club on 16 – 18 Upper Tachbrook Street reports to be a “secret hideaway venue featuring ancient dark wood bamboo, authentic ornaments and decor recreating the voyage of the Silk Road …’ The clue is in the...

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The Dragon Inn Club

The Dragon Inn Club

The Dragon Inn Club on 16 – 18 Upper Tachbrook Street reports to bea “secret hideaway venue featuring ancient dark wood bamboo, authentic ornaments and decor recreating the voyage of the Silk Road …’ The clue is in the name Dragon Inn Club, as on entering the front door you...

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Review: Restaurant Ours

Review: Restaurant Ours

264 Brompton Rd, Knightsbridge, London SW3 2AS www.restaurant-ours.com  As the Brompton Road tributary feeds into a confluence with Thurloe Place, catching a sighting of Restaurant Ours, a cocktail bar-cum-restaurant, on first passing can be difficult. Wedged between a designer clothing store and Aubaine, the dark cerulean-green exterior of Restaurant Ours...

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Middle East Peace

Middle East Peace

By Tim Epps Amidst an unending stream of highly polished, expensive cars we sat in the marvellous evening warmth in Lazeez Tapas on Duke Street. Our energetic, ebullient and charming host, Emilio, the owner told us that if the middle-eastern protagonists of the various conflicts sat down together and tasted...

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Dining Out: Harvey Nichols

Dining Out: Harvey Nichols

5th Floor 109-125 Knightsbridge Belgravia London SW1X 7RJ Pity the driver commuting through Knightsbridge. Wending through one of London’s busiest districts, they must contend with throngs of star-gazing tourists who marvel at the red-bricked flagship stores, glass-panelled designer outlets and camouflaged 4x4s for speedy passage through the borough. As perturbed...

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Bateaux Cruise

Bateaux Cruise

Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU Phone: 020 7695 1800 www.bateauxlondon.com The concept behind Bateaux Cruises is a simple one: if eating on the riverfront is good than eating up and down the river can only be better. There are several different kinds of meals/voyages for the hungry would-be mariner to...

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Ukai on Portobello Road

Ukai on Portobello Road

The cliché about Portobello is that it’s a melting pot and, whilst there are few observations more trite than observing the truth in said cliché, it’s true. There’s a melange of cuisines on offer along the brightly painted street and competition to stand out is understandably fierce. At first glance...

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Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel: A taste of summer

Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel: A taste of summer

Jumeirah Carlton Tower has partnered with Champagne Laurent-Perrier to bring Londoners a taste of summer at The Rib Room Bar & Restaurant’s al fresco terrace. This summer, visitors and guests alike will be able to indulge in a glass of Champagne, whilst overlooking the exclusive Sloane Street. The Rib Room...

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Review: Chakra Restaurant

Review: Chakra Restaurant

Chakra Restaurant 33c Holland Street, Kensington W8 4LX 02072292115 Photo credits: Mel Yates Located in the heart of Kensington, Chakra Restaurant is chiselled into one of the borough’s many sloping and slaloming streets, Holland Road. The road, much like the borough, is awash with pristine white houses, a quaint pub and...

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