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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Kung Fu: Oriental Buffet Restaurant

Kung Fu: Oriental Buffet Restaurant

This Oriental Buffet Restaurant, since its recent launch, has flourished and become an established part of the Kensington and Chelsea dining scene. Its popularity is not surprising as eating there is a most enjoyable experience. My friend and I were pleased to escape from the busy Earl’s Court Road and...

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Coffee Island: Buffs’ delight!

Coffee Island: Buffs’ delight!

Self-confessed coffee addict Cynthia Pickard reviews Coffee Island in St Martin’s Lane, London  for KCW Today.  Coffee, this much-loved beverage is beginning to be treated with the same reverence as a fine wine. A Greek-run coffee shop has opened in Covent Garden where the idea is to have the baristas...

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Kiru Chelsea’s neighbourhood Japanese

Kiru Chelsea’s neighbourhood Japanese

KCW Today’s Ione Bingley reviews Kiru, Chelsea’s neighbourhood Japanese restaurant. Cloaked in black lacquer and nestled behind the Kings Road on quiet and picturesque Chelsea Green, you could be forgiven for overlooking the stylishly understated, neighbourhood Japanese, Kiru.   Stepping into it’s surprisingly light and airy interior one’s eyes are unavoidably drawn...

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Exclusive beer and food paired dinner to celebrate London beer week with Outlaw’s at The Capital

Exclusive beer and food paired dinner to celebrate London beer week with Outlaw’s at The Capital

Michelin starred Outlaw’s at The Capital has teamed up with Cornish brewer Sharp’s Brewery to offer an exclusive dinner in the heart of Knightsbridge, to be held on Tuesday, March 14 as part of London Beer Week. Head Chef, Tom Brown, and Sharp’s Brewery’s Beer Sommelier, Ed Hughes, have created...

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R Chocolate Afternoon Tea review

R Chocolate Afternoon Tea review

Ione Bingley enjoys afternoon tea at R Chocolate the newest brainchild of the Rothschild family in Chelsea on Orange Square. A glittering ruby in the heart of Chelsea, the windows of R Chocolate, adorned with red and gold, emit a warm and inviting light. Huge chocolate elephants gaze across Orange...

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Marriott Sprowston Manor: Golfing, Spa & Country Club Hotel

Marriott Sprowston Manor: Golfing, Spa & Country Club Hotel

Review of the Marriott Sprowston Manor, a golfing, spa and country club hotel by senior Dining Out correspondent David Hughes. Twilight was falling as we turned into the approach to the hotel, and as soon as you are past the modern signs at the entrance, cruising gently down the formal...

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Christmas and New Year’s Eve Dining at The Arch London

Christmas and New Year’s Eve Dining at The Arch London

The Arch London, one of the city’s finest contemporary boutique hotels, is the perfect setting for an elegant Christmas lunch, dinner or party this festive season. With its warm and intimate atmosphere, stylish interiors and exceptional cuisine, guests’ Christmas celebrations will be memorable. Christmas at The Arch London Hunter 486,...

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Proustian Moments at The Athenaeum

Proustian Moments at The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences building was originally a gentlemen’s club called the Junior Athenaeum, the word loosely translating as library after Athena the goddess of wisdom. It later passed to the Rank Organisation who welcomed their movie stars to stay when filming in London studios. Since the 1990s it...

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Celebrate Thanksgiving in London

Celebrate Thanksgiving in London

Americans yearning for a taste of home or Londoners seeking an American feast will feel thankful for the many London restaurants that serve a special Thanksgiving menu on November 24th. From traditional turkey and mashed potatoes to Thanksgiving-inspired pizza or a Chinese Thanksgiving experience, London’s food scene will not disappoint...

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