The Cork & Bottle wine bar just off London’s Leicester Square has long been known for its food. Their raised ham & cheese pie has been a legend for 4 decades. Their selection of cheeses is outstanding, with hard, soft and blue cheeses, plus sheep and goat’s cheeses as well. Very highly recommended.
The Olive Grove at Cambridge never disappoints for its excellent food and service. This time I had Kotosoupa – velvet chicken soup with vegetables & lemon, then Arni Filleto – skewered lamb neck-fillet served with potato wedges, pitta bread & Mediterranean salad, with a dip of yoghurt & cucumber on the side. I drank a […]
Staying last weekend in the Meridian Fisherman’s Grove hotel in the Seychelles I ate Sunday lunch in the beachside bar, ordering the croque monsieur. It looked rather heavy in carbohydrates with lots of bread and chips. I improved it by leaving behind 4 of the 6 pieces of bread and eating only a handful of […]