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Tachbrook Street Market, Pimlico SW1

Just south of the hustle and bustle of Victoria Station, built in the great Victorian railway age, is as a long-established shopping area and market.
June 15, 2022
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Indulge yourself at Broadway Market

At the end of Susan's Regent's Canal walk you can enjoy the delights of Broadway Market and especially the Saturday outdoor market with its many stalls offering artisan food, craft products and delicious street food. Here are some of my favourite places to indulge in food shopping - it gives you a taster of what to expect.
April 4, 2022
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History of Ice cream in London

It's on hot days like today where we Londoners should thank Victorian entrepreneur Carlo Gatti for introducing us to this splendid cool nectar.
January 27, 2022
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Snowflake Gelato in Soho

We are really quite spoilt for choice when it comes to quality ice cream in London.
January 20, 2022
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Spa Terminus & Maltby Street Markets

In a hidden corner of Bermondsey is a gourmet lover's delight.
January 18, 2022
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Eat a rainbow on Brick Lane

Londoners can now eat a rainbow on Brick Lane thanks to the rainbow coloured beigels on sale at Brick Lane's Beigel Shop (that's the yellow signed one).
January 18, 2022
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A Taste of Old Europe in London

As a tour guide I am often asked where to eat in London. Having worked and lived in central London for many years I have been fortunate to have sampled many a menu. The Delaunay is a treat.
January 18, 2022
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Afternoon Tea at The Keeper's Lodge

Full of sweet treats and tasty sandwiches Afternoon Tea is a wonderful way to relax during the afternoon.
January 17, 2022
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A Taste of Pleasure

It has returned! Magnum has moved from Selfridges to it's own swanky pop-up shop on nearby Molton Street.
January 17, 2022
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Enjoy Afternoon Tea on the BB Bakery Bus

It was in 1840 when the Duchess found a tasty solution to the problem of being hungry at around 4pm, having to wait another four hours before dinner at 8pm; tea with bread and butter.
January 17, 2022
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Cake and Cocktails? Yes please

Since we couldn’t decide between cake and cocktails we decided to head somewhere in Central London that offered both.
January 14, 2022
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Rossopomodoro - A Taste of Naples in Covent Garden

One of the challenges of eating out in Covent Garden is to avoid the tourist traps and find somewhere authentic and affordable.
January 14, 2022
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Afternoon Tea Awards 2017

We were lucky enough to be invited to the 2017 Afternoon Tea Awards, celebrating the best Afternoon Teas to be enjoyed in the UK.
January 14, 2022
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Pancakes in Covent Garden

If you have a love of pancakes then you are sure to enjoy Pancs in Covent Garden.
January 13, 2022
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Pancake Day in London

While Brazilians donne their carnival colours and Danish children dress up and 'hit the cat out of the barrell', we English partake in pancake races.
January 13, 2022
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London's Brunch Festival

This will be the biggest celebration of brunch London has ever seen.
January 13, 2022
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Al Fresco Brunch at The Plumstead Pantry

Do you have a favourite London al fresco spot? Tell us! Here's my review of The Plumstead Pantry.
January 12, 2022
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Kult Pizza in Farringdon

Kult pizza is a small pizzeria on Cowcross Street, perfectly placed a couple of minutes walk away from where these two walks end.
January 11, 2022
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Childhood Food Memories

Food helps shape the identity of people's whole life experiences. It's a bonding ritual between friends, families and communities.
January 10, 2022
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The Regency Cook

Paul Couchman, The Regency Cook, shares with us how his love for Regency cooking began.
December 30, 2021
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1830s Kitchen

If people were transported back to a kitchen from the 1830s, what would be the most obvious differences? Paul Couchman, The Regency Chef, has the answer.
December 30, 2021
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The Fashion for French Chefs

Having a French chef was all the range in Regency Britain. Paul Couchman, The Regency Chef, tells us about the practicalities of having servants in the 1830s.
December 30, 2021
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Ice cream in the 1830s

Ice cream was a popular delicacy for the elite in 1830s Britain but our taste buds have changed quite a bit. Paul Couchman, The Regency Chef, tells us about popular ice cream flavours in 1830s Britain.
December 30, 2021
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