Category: Restaurants

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Lunch up on high at Radio Rooftop in Covent Garden

Summertime in London…how I love it. Even those heatwaves that have you sweating on the tube and tossing and turning at night because, let’s face it, our houses just aren’t built for days in their high 30s. They’re built to keep the heat in and boy do they do that! Anyway, focusing on the plus […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

My happy return to Soho for lunch at The French House

So today I’m back blogging about London. At last! It’s been a while. I am pleased to say that I can now get around and do pretty much most things even if it is at a seriously reduced speed. I’m thrilled to be able to get on the bus and tube and am starting to […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

Lunch at Simon’s nestling in the Constantia Winelands

I’m aware it’s all been very quiet on eatingcoventgarden.com recently. Apologies for that. After an unexpected extended stay in Cape Town because of surgery after breaking my ankle we returned to the UK last month. It was good to get home. And to be so much more mobile – the joy of being able to […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

The delights of beautiful Buitenverwachting

So our stay in Cape Town was unexpectedly extended due to my surgery after breaking my ankle. Healing takes time and what do I like doing when I have time? Yes, going out for lunch. The broken ankle complication has meant a little more research before chosing a restaurant. Easy access has got all that […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

A winter special treat at La Mouette in Sea Point

Today we’re heading for the sparkling Atlantic Seaboard – and what is usually our Cape Town home of Sea Point when there aren’t broken ankles to deal with. It’s for lunch at La Mouette who are offering what sounds like a mouth-watering winter special – and it’s a first as we are usually long gone […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

Beautiful brunch at La Belle Bistro & Bakery

It’s time for brunch. Hooray! This is not a meal I often partake of so it feels like a real treat. Today we are headed for the historical Alphen Boutique Hotel in the leafy Southern Suburbs of Constantia to La Belle Bistro & Bakery. The Alphen, nestled comfortably in the Constantia Valley, dates back to […]