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Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Riverside dining South Africa-style at High Timber

So today I’m heading into the City of London for lunch at South African restaurant High Timber. My lunch with blogger friends was inspired by my latest quest to get everyone drinking as much South African wine as possible. The recent lockdown-related alcohol ban in South Africa is having devastating effects on the industry with […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Loving my first post-lockdown restaurant – Brindisa

Sorry to have been absent from blogland for so long. I hit a bit of a lockdown brain freeze. What a strange time we’ve been living in. Now London life is getting a bit more back to normal – whatever that means in times of Corona. But the big change is that restaurants are once […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in the Cape Winelands

Tasty country cooking at Hilda’s Kitchen, Groote Post

Today we headed for a long weekend in Paternoster, a beautiful seaside town on South Africa’s West Coast. And we had to drive past a turn off to a vineyard – and one which we have loved many bottles of wine from. So, you’ve guessed it, we couldn’t drive past. Instead we headed down the […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

Delicious dishes on high at Utopia in Cape Town

Today we’re taking to the rooftops for dinner at Utopia in Cape Town’s De Waterkant area. Utopia is well-named, living up to its dictionary definition. “An imagined community or society that possesses highly desirable or nearly perfect qualities for its citizens.” Except this Utopia is not imagined – UberUtopia perhaps? Sounds like my kind of […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

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 […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Festive feasting at Bayou Bar in Tooting Market

Today we’re heading to Tooting Market. My first visit which is really quite shocking considering I live literally down the road a short bus ride away. Lunch is at Bayou Bar, a New Orleans-style eatery just inside the entrance. And they’re serving up a delicious festive offering. Settled into one of the booths and before […]