Duke’s Brew & Que

Duke’s Brew & Que

Sasha Arms heads to the Hackney home for carnivores and craft beer lovers.
Sticks’n’Sushi, Covent Garden

Sticks’n’Sushi, Covent Garden

Sasha Arms tucks in at the hottest new contender on London’s sushi scene.
Ape & Bird

Ape & Bird

Shaftesbury Avenue sees a return to British food of times past in a revived pub by the creators of Polpo. Words: Sasha Arms
Honky Tonk, Clapham

Honky Tonk, Clapham

Sasha Arms reminisces about Clapham nights of times past while grazing on Honky Tonk’s all-American classics.
Paesan

Paesan

Join Catherine Faulkner and her sidekick ‘Barry’ for a taste of rustic Italy in London’s Exmouth Market.
21 Club, New York

21 Club, New York

Sasha Arms rubs shoulders with the New York elite in the 21 Club.
Greenhouse Perth

Greenhouse Perth

Catherine Faulkner discovers her favourite foods and native ingredients in Western Australia.
Aperitivo: The Italian Pre Dinner Ritual

Aperitivo: The Italian Pre Dinner Ritual

The Best Aperitivo Bars in Italy
Flesh and Buns

Flesh and Buns

Intrepid foodie Catherine Faulkner ventures into London’s Flesh and Buns for some meat and dough.
The Port House

The Port House

Bringing back memories of heady days at university and Irish wanderings, Catherine Faulkner tackles the menu at this Irish-run Spanish tapas bar on London’s Strand.
Gululu: Mediterranean's best in Malta

Gululu: Mediterranean’s best in Malta

Nestled on the waterfront of the picturesque St Julian’s bay, Lucy Self finds a restaurant serving up some of the best food Malta has to offer.
Sushinho

Sushinho

Not content with sticking to one style of cuisine in a meal, Sasha Arms adds Brazilian-Japanese restaurant Sushinho to her foodie heaven list.
Ten Manchester Street

Ten Manchester Street

The restaurant, complete with secret humidor and cocktail/smoking terrace in a leafy London neighbourhood near Baker Street, exceeds expectations for Italian cuisine in the city. Words: Sasha Arms
Forge and Foundry: Camden’s home of the Espresso Martini

Forge and Foundry: Camden’s home of the Espresso Martini

Lynn Houghton checks out the latest cocktail addition to Camden’s artsy venue, and has a bite to eat while she’s at it.
The Rooftop Café

The Rooftop Café

Tucked away at the top of the Exchange Building on London Bridge Street, Lucy Self discovers a bona fide hidden gem of a restaurant in an area usually lacking in culinary bling.
Hawksmoor Air Street

Hawksmoor Air Street

Catherine Faulkner sits among the city boys for an evening to sample fine fish and salted caramel at Hawksmoor Air Street.
Kogel Mogel Restauracja, Kraków, Poland

Kogel Mogel Restauracja, Kraków, Poland

Marvelling at the distinctly un-Communist food in a stunningly medieval city, Hungry Nomad’s Lynn Houghton gets stuck in to Kogel Mogel’s foodie offerings, washing it down with a swig of vodka or two…
Cucina Asellina

Cucina Asellina

Hungry Nomad Catherine Faulkner gives Cucina Asellina a resounding thumbs-up, despite an encounter with some Berlusconi wannabes…
Gran Luchito: Rare chilli, oak fire and masked wrestling

Gran Luchito: Rare chilli, oak fire and masked wrestling

A new breed of Mexican chilli salsita has found its way from the Oaxaca region of Mexico and into the mouths of foodie scenesters across the world. A salivating Sasha Arms heads to London’s Cookery School to investigate.
Cave eating in Gran Canaria

Cave eating in Gran Canaria

Seeking respite from fine dining and eating out, Sasha Arms stays in a cave in Gran Canaria to prepare a home-cooked, Canarian meal.
La Esquina, New York

La Esquina, New York

A hipster hangout with equal dedication to dispensing delicioso Mexican food and preserving Soho-Nolita trendiness, La Esquina is a New York haven for food lovers and trendsetters alike. Words: Sasha Arms
Hawksmoor Guildhall

Hawksmoor Guildhall

An ode to the cow in the City of London, Hawksmoor Guildhall marries power city steak eating with a polished wooden and leathered interior crafted from previously loved materials. Sasha Arms just couldn’t resist…
Christy Hill Lakeside Restaurant

Christy Hill Lakeside Restaurant

Christy Hill in Lake Tahoe, California, is not your run-of-the-mill fine dining experience, says Lynn Houghton. For the discerning nomad, this restaurant, though possessing a slightly elevated price tag, is well worth the cost for cuisine that is locally sourced, fresh, colourful and well presented.
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Las Iguanas, Spitalfields

Las Iguanas, Spitalfields

Don’t write off Las Iguanas as being just another chain restaurant just yet, says Sasha Arms.
Yamal Alsham

Yamal Alsham

Sasha Arms eats enough food for a lifetime at Syrian and Lebanese restaurant Yamal Alsham in London’s Imperial Wharf.
Qué Pasa Mexican Café

Qué Pasa Mexican Café

Hungry Nomad Lynn Houghton discovers authentic Mexican food on a budget in the heart of California.
Mien Tay Battersea

Mien Tay Battersea

Sasha Arms revisits Mien Tay for some of the best Vietnamese in London.
Bel and The Dragon Cookham

Bel and The Dragon Cookham

Intrepid foodie Lynn Houghton leaves the city for a quintessentially English Sunday lunch.
The Windsor Castle

The Windsor Castle

Sasha Arms checks out the newly refurbished royal-inspired pub in the village-esque backstreets of Notting Hill.
The Federalist

The Federalist

Traditional and seasonal American flavours come knocking on Lynn Houghton’s door at The Federalist in Washington DC.
Naamyaa Café

Naamyaa Café

Catherine Faulkner finds the chaos of Bangkok in the middle of a London eatery.
The Winter Garden

The Winter Garden

The Landmark Hotel’s grand, palm-tree adorned indoor courtyard is home to The Winter Garden restaurant – a solid and elegant dinner option for visitors to the city. Words: Sasha Arms.
Bodean’s: Bringing Kentucky to Clapham

Bodean’s: Bringing Kentucky to Clapham

Sasha Arms tucks into a meal at the Southern smoke house in London where licking your fingers clean is not only ok, but expected.
Old Hong Kong Tea House, Singapore

Old Hong Kong Tea House, Singapore

Hungry Nomad Lynn Houghton went upmarket in Singapore this month, trying out the Old Hong Kong Tea House in the Raffles City Shopping Centre. For those of us who haven’t had the opportunity to visit China itself, both Malaysia and Singapore offer authentic Chinese food to whet the appetite for the real thing. While the...
Let Me Take You (¡Déjate llevar!)

Let Me Take You (¡Déjate llevar!)

Despite the rather suggestive name, Let Me Take You is a restaurant filled with clean and healthy flavours in the heart of Gran Canaria’s rugged mountainsides. Words: Sasha Arms