First Impressions – A Wong

We went to A Wong for our Eid Dinner on Friday, and we were really late for our reservation but luckily they were still able to accommodate. I know I wouldn’t hear the last of it from Amen if they didn’t. A Wong is a Chinese restaurant in Pimlico by Andrew Wong. Amen had this…

Chai Wu

A few weeks ago we went for dinner at Chai Wu, a contemporary Chinese restaurant in Harrods – Knightsbridge. We’ve been a couple times before and we always forget the long trek through the different floors of luxury all the way up to the fifth floor where Chai Wu is tucked away. The restaurant oozes…

First Impressions – Barshu

First, I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and New Year! Hopefully you’ve all got back into routine easily lol. Why Barshu? So, lets talk about Barshu, a Chinese restaurant just on the edge of Chinatown, on the corner of Frith Street and Romilly Street. Amen independently chose the restaurant after months of me nagging…

Ping Pong – Stratford Westfield

PING PONG STRATFORD WESTFIELD HAS SADLY NOW CLOSED.  We eat out at Westfield Stratford a fair bit and one of our favourite restaurants is the Chinese Dim Sum restaurant Ping Pong. The Stratford branch is one of eight branches across London. Ping Pong serves a selection of small bite-sized dishes (“tapas” style), which are steamed,…

Gilgamesh

This post isn’t exactly a first impressions post, but it’s as close to one as we’ll get because we’d been to Gilgamesh a couple years back. For me, distance made the heart grow fonder as my memories of my Gilgamesh got better with every passing weekend that I suggested to Shiima that we go back…

Yauatcha Soho

Hello foodies, Shiima here, this is my first post as we thought its best I write about Yauatcha Soho as I found the place and its my favourite restaurant! I found Yauatcha last year May – I remember this because I was looking for a restaurant for Amen’s birthday – one that we haven’t been…