Le Meurice – Alain Ducasse, Paris

Le Meurice, part of the Dorchester Collection, is just a short walk from the Louvre museum in Paris. The hotel houses a two Michelin starred restaurant by Alain Ducasse in one of the most beautiful and opulent dining rooms I’ve ever encountered. It is simply stunning. It’s a jacket and ‘tie preferred’ kind of place yet it doesn’t feel stuffy; service is friendly and relaxed … Continue reading Le Meurice – Alain Ducasse, Paris

National Afternoon Tea Week

It’s #NationalAfternoonTeaWeek! So, in celebration of finger sandwiches, loose leaf tea and enough cake to make you diabetic, here’s my pick of the best London has to offer. 1. Jean Georges at The Connaught Sit below the flying saucer light fittings of JG at The C and you’ll feel like you’ve escaped the mayhem of Mayfair. The restaurant’s exec pastry chef, Anshu Anghotra, really knows … Continue reading National Afternoon Tea Week

London’s hottest restaurants

Here are some of the more exciting restaurants in London you should be eating in… BLACKLOCK, Shoreditch Regular readers of this blog (Hey Dad!) will know of my love for Blacklock and their skinny chops. This new one in Shoreditch, right by Tramshed, is more of the same; astoundingly good meat, £5 cocktails and fun vibes galore. Read the full review BRAT, Shoreditch Ex-Kitty Fisher’s … Continue reading London’s hottest restaurants