Tag archive for ‘food review’
By Tuey Mac On Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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Rosa’s Thai Cafe: Don’t believe the hype

Ok hands up – I was duped. I was swayed by the friendly FB page, by the tantalising messages and pictures. It worked and lured me in like a fish swimming to it’s impending doom. After two months of hovering More...

By Tuey Mac On Friday, March 29th, 2013

A blast from Hong Kong’s past: Far East tea shop

Stepping into Far East is like entering a quaint little olde-worlde cafe from Hong Kong. Cosy, warm and atmospheric Far East has undergone a recent refurbishment and is a lovely little spot for a cup of tea and More...

By Tuey Mac On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Meet Cu Tu – the latest Vietnamese kid on the block

The latest Vietnamese kid on the block is Cu Tu – which literally translates as fourth boy. Cu Tu restaurant is brought to you by the same family behind the popular Au Lac in Highbury and Islington and headed More...

By Tuey Mac On Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Eat Toyko, Holborn: Restaurant Review

Finding Japanese food in the capital that ticks all the boxes is a bit of a rarity. Fresh, tasty, filling AND easy on the wallet, it’s quite a lot to ask for. Japanese food in particular tends to be the most More...

By Vi Vian Woo On Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Vietnamese Supperclub review: Vietnamese food at Leluu’s

Vietnamese supperclubs are popping up all over town like no-one’s business. In fact it’s the vogue now to eat at a supperclub – the ultimate in private service but relaxed and homely atmosphere. Which More...

By Tuey Mac On Friday, February 1st, 2013

Hare & Tortoise: Restaurant Review – Just don’t mention the W word

“I’m not sure if we want to go in here. It looks a bit like Wagamama” The words came floating over as I stood in line at the queue at Hare and Tortoise, a popular Pan-Asian restaurant diner in Russell Square. More...

By Tuey Mac On Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Koi Sushi & Noodle Bar review – Man vs Raw Fish

Koi Sushi & Noodle Bar is the latest new Japanese restaurant in Finchley Road / Hampstead area. Run by Kin Chiu who has over 20 years experience in the restaurant trade, Koi Sushi offers a great value all-you-can-eat More...

By Tuey Mac On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Sen Viet review: Vietnamese Restaurant offering great all-round value and quality

Since I discovered Sen Viet it has been one of my regular haunts when I’m in need of fresh and authentic Vietnamese food in London. Sen Viet opened 18months ago and has built up a flourishing clientele the More...