Qype: Jamie’s Italian in Bristol

Bristol – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants – Italian & Pizza Poor Jamie must be run ragged getting around and personally supervising all the pasta houses that are springing up (about 20, so far) adorned with his cheeky moniker. We thought we’d give the recently opened one in Bristol a …

Qype: Chang’s Noodles in London

London – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants – Chinese There are so many little non-chainy food places around the British Museum/Bloomsbury area that occasionally curiosity gets the better of you and you think, “Well, surely this place wouldn’t still be here if it were *that* bad?”. So, feeling like a …

Qype: Lupita in London

London – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants – Mexican Finding myself in need of a bite and in the Villiers Street area I figured I might as well go check out Lupita: any opportunity to check out a potential new source of burritos has got to be a good thing, …

Qype: Carnevale in London

London – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants – Vegetarian As a lifetime steak enthusiast it has taken me many years to reconcile with the idea of going to a vegetarian restaurant, and on the various occasions I have done it’s usually worked out pretty well, although with the thought, “Perhaps …

Qype: Mexicali in London

London – Shopping – Food & Drink If there is a Burrito kingdom in London, then this place is its equivalent of Slough. My learned burrito-eating work colleague and I keenly ventured through Soho in search of this place, and he was initially optimistic about it, saying that it had …

Qype: Daddy Donkey in London

London – Eating & Drinking – Fastfood & Takeaway – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants – Mexican After months of hearing epic tales of Daddy Donkey from my closest network of burrito fanciers, my visit there today was completely by accident after walking to another nearby burrito vendor and finding …

Qype: Bear Inn in Bisley

Bisley – Eating & Drinking – Pubs & Bars – Pubs Anyone looking for the English Country Pub experience would do extremely well to strap on their satnav, head towards Stroud, take the correct turnoff of Bisley – or, as we did, navigate a series of steep and extremely narrow …

Qype: Buffalo Grill in Paris

Paris – Eating & Drinking – Restaurants My experience so far of Parisian cuisine is that anywhere which has been designed to look like somewhere a tourist would feel comfortable is a place worth avoiding like the plague, and Buffalo Grill was absolutely no exception. In hindsight it was a …