London got lucky last week when one of Paris’ best patisseries decided to open up shop in Marylebone. La Patisserie des Reves (aptly translated means Pastry shop of Dreams) is run by pastry chef Phillipe Conticini and hotelier Thiery Teyssier. Together they run a number of stores in Paris and Japan and now in London! (more…)
I have to confess that Tommi’s Burger Joint wasn’t my first choice. When a group of us decided to go out for burgers my first thought was to go to Patty and Bun, but as none of us were really in the queueing mood (and on a Friday night Patty and Bun would definitely have a queue), so we decided to go to Tommi’s which had reopened earlier in the week. (more…)
After spending the previous night at the Shake Shack preview I headed to the Five Guys opening day yesterday still a bit full from all the burgers. But I had heard plenty of good things about the Five Guys American operation and with the day off from work I hoped an early visit might help avoid the inevitable queues.