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My delicious sake adventure at Moto

And now for something completely different…a sake bar in the heart of Covent Garden. Moto had only been open just over a week when we visited and was a truly different and enjoyable experience. Owner Erica is passionate about sake and her knowledge is quite astounding. Not a subject I know a lot about so […]

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Our delightful lunch at stylish 28-50 Covent Garden

Today it’s time for lunch in Covent Garden which always makes me very happy. So we’re heading to the newly-opened 28-50 Covent Garden which sits proudly at the entrance of Yards at St Martin’s Courtyard. It’s a bright, light contemporary space furnished in soft blue and pink velvets with plenty of unique stylish touches. We […]

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Tasty Middle Eastern street food at Fafa’s in Covent Garden

Today it’s time for some delicious Middle Eastern Street food at Fafa’s. Perched on a corner in Covent Gardens Seven Dials area, it’s a stylish and buzzy little establishment with a constant stream of customers. What’s on the menu There’s a mix of freshly filled pitas, salads and mezze boxes with the fresh ingredients cooked […]

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Exotic Iranian dishes at Nutshell in Covent Garden

So today we’re heading for the Charing Cross bit of Covent Garden – by that I mean Charing Cross is the closest station. It took me years of living in London before I realised the one vital Covent Garden truth – avoid using Covent Garden tube station. It’s something a nightmare to get in and […]

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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 […]

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Covent Garden’s latest lovely addition: Cora Pearl

Today we’re heading for Henrietta Street just off the Covent Garden Piazza to newly-opened Cora Pearl. It’s the second restaurant from the team behind Kitty Fisher’s in Mayfair (which I’ve never been to…should remedy that asap, especially as it’s in Shepherd Market, which I love!). Both restaurants are named after famed courtesans (basically prostitutes, with […]