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Coffee and food

Dining by colour: a unique tasting menu in London

Every so often you hear about something so quirky that you can’t help but immediately book a ticket. One of these was the Colour Pallet dinner run by the clever kids at the Art of Dining. My imagination was running wild, each of the courses was going to be themed around a colour…but what exactly […]

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Two new dinner spots waiting to be eaten

I know I am normally all about the coffee, but sometimes a Runawaykiwi has to eat. So to get you planning your Friday night feast here are two new names for you to try. 1. Bunnychow, Boxpark (and other locations) A bunny is something I first heard about in Disneyland but actually originated in South Africa. […]

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Food envy be gone

I seriously suffer from food envy. Now annoyingly this is not yet a recognised medical condition, if it was I’m sure there would be some sort of ‘bring me two meals’ law in place to alleviate the symptoms. I don’t even know how it happens, I spend ages perusing the menu, only to like the […]

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My favourite dirty burger

I am a huge fast food fan. As a kid it was always a treat food, something we longed for and every so often got. In fact my favourite day of school out of all 13 years was the day my Mum woke me up early and whispered “come on, let’s get McDonalds for breakfast”. […]

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A casual ten courses on a Friday night

There are many things that London does well, but chief among these has to be the pop up restaurant. Last week the IT guy at work (hi Greg!) sent me a link to a timeout offer, ten courses for £33… Hells yes. Chef Ben has previously worked his magic at the Fat Duck so you […]

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Flesh and buns

I have been bemoaning the lack of Japanese food in London for the last 1,121,760 minutes. In New Zealand Japanese food was a weekly occurrence for me, a cheap lunch on the go at St Pierre’s sushi, Friday night dinner at the Saki bar or a post university treat at Renkon. In the UK curry […]

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