Hampstead Heath, Hampstead<p>Andy Overall (I think he's a ranger at Kenwood House) runs educational and fun fungal forays on Hampstead Heath. You'd be amazed at the diversit...
British and proud
St John Bread and Wine, Bethnal Green & Spitalfields<p>This restaurant doesn't shy away from serving the more unusual cuts of meat and offal and allows the quality of the ingredients to shine through...
Bring back the Arthouse
Abode Glasgow, Glasgow<p>We visited when it was the original Arthouse with quirky features both in the communal areas and in the rooms. When Abode took over, the decor i...
Cheap and not so cheerful
Wong Kei, Soho<p>This place is a longstanding legend with a deserved reputation for grumpy waiters. The food is good, cheap and plentiful. Certainly not a place ...
Fabulous cappuccinos and scrumptious cakes
Ginger & White, Hampstead<p>Often packed and deservedly so. Their baristas make excellent coffees (complete with latte art) and sweet treats are a must.</p>
Jin Kichi, Hampstead<p>The food here is so good that my parents are often persuaded to come up from South West London for lunch at this establishment. On our last visi...
Amazing food in a relaxed setting
Porthminster Café, St Ives<p>Innovative dishes using fresh local ingredients (obviously with an emphasis on seafood, but also using produce from their own garden). The menu ...