LUX-FOOD

Restaurant Review: Axis On London's Aldwych

Restaurant Review: Axis On London's Aldwych

  by Charlotte Jones

In June 2012, Dominic Teague took up the role of executive chef at luxury London hotel, One Aldwych’s Axis restaurant. He plans his menus around the seasons (read more on that in An Interview With Chef Dominic Teague) and produces plates [...]

Tags: lux-food, Axis, Dominic Teague, London, London restaurant review, luxury hotel, One Aldwych, restaurant, Restaurant Review, Top Tables, wine
Restaurant Review: Spitbank Fort, The Solent

Restaurant Review: Spitbank Fort, The Solent

  by Charlotte Jones

Despite the cold weather and a bitter wind, I thought I could not have been luckier to have picked a more gloriously sunny day than the one I did to visit Spitbank Fort, one of four forts built in the latter half of the 19th century in The [...]

Tags: lux-food, Clarenco LLP, Portsmouth, restaurant, Restaurant Review, Spitbank Fort, Sunday lunch, The Solent, Top Tables, UK Restaurant Review, weekend retreat
Restaurant Review: Hotel du Vin in Edinburgh

Restaurant Review: Hotel du Vin in Edinburgh

  by The Glam team

Victoria Reynolds-O'Brien is an amateur baker hoping to go professional. She's based in London but also caters for weddings and events in the West Country. This Mary Berry version 2.0 popped to Edinburgh to check out Hotel du Vin's winter [...]

Tags: lux-food, Edinburgh, Hotel, Hotel du Vin, Restaurant Review, Scotland, UK Restaurant Review
Restaurant Review: Down To Earth in London's Kensington

Restaurant Review: Down To Earth in London's Kensington

  by Charlotte Jones

Last week I visited Kensington-based Down To Earth, an organic, vegetarian- and vegan-friendly café, with small health and lifestyle shop offering. While those in the very exclusive know may have been rabbiting on about the raw food diet [...]

Tags: lux-food, allergies, Down To Earth, Drinking, eating, Food and drink, Health, healthy food, Italian cuisine, Kensington, London, London Restaurant Reviews, raw chef, raw food, raw food diet, Restaurant Review, Rich Havardi, Risotto
Restaurant Review: Obika in London’s South Kensington

Restaurant Review: Obika in London’s South Kensington

  by Charlotte Jones

Mozzarella is arguably Italy's most notable food export but unless you have the luxury of visiting the country, you won't get to taste this lovely cheese at its best. That was until the arrival of Obika, a chic mozzarella bar, founded by [...]

Tags: lux-food, Bulgari S.p.A., Burrata, Canary Wharf, Cuisine, Food and drink, Hospitality/Recreation, Italy, London, London outpost, London Restaurant Reviews, Mozzarella, Mozzarella Bar, notable food export, Obika, Pizza, Restaurant Review, restaurateur, Rome, Silvio Ursini, South Kensington, Tokyo, Veneto
Restaurant Review: The Lyttelton at The Stafford in London’s Mayfair

Restaurant Review: The Lyttelton at The Stafford in London’s Mayfair

  by Charlotte Jones

It's said that dining at The Lyttelton at The Stafford by Kempinski in London's Mayfair is more akin to dining at a friend's house. It's certainly cosy and comfortable, but with rich floral fabrics, unique artwork, a custom crafted [...]

Tags: lux-food, Brendan Fyldes, Cambridge, Chef, competent chef, Culture, Dexter Corporation, Executive Chef, Food and drink, Gastronomy, hand cut chips, Hospitality/Recreation, Kempinski, London, London hotel, London restaurant, London Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Review, summer at home travel, west coast, Wiener Schnitzel, Zucchini