Melbury & Appleton – Muswell Hill

This gem of a place was recommended to me by my friend Joan Podel, and to be honest I wasn’t that keen on reviewing it at first.  Why? Simply because in my experience this type of deli often leave the food out in the open for everyone and their kids to poke and sneeze into,…

Hot Gossip Cafe – Kingsway

Located conveniently right next to the LSE (London School of Economics and Political Science) the Hot Gossip Cafe is the perfect hangout for students and busy office workers in need of a clean tidy place to relax.  There is plenty of seating, lots of food, drinks and snacks to choose from.  The staff are friendly…

Cafe Leo – Sheen Lane

I found myself at Sheen Lane again this week and decided to try the bacon and egg rolls offered by Cafe Leo. Now being an old fashioned Northerner born and bred, when I order a bacon and egg butty, I expect to get an egg with some bacon slapped between two slices of bread (served up…

Trente30 – Richmond

Trente30 is a cute little ice cream parlour and coffee shop located on Sheen Lane in Richmond, just up the road from the Mortlake train station.  They offer a good range of smoothies, ice cream, milkshakes, hot drinks and pastries.  The staff are very friendly. I really warmed to this cafe.  The coffee and hot chocolates are great…

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Lemon & Thyme – Exmouth Market

Set in a very trendy part of London called Exmouth Market is a bistro called Lemon & Thyme.  The food looked ok, but something persuaded me not to try anything and I ordered a cup of coffee which I didn’t finish because it tasted so weak and bitter, not to mention it was served to me in…

Rose Cottage Cafe – Castleton

No one should ever visit the historic Castleton in Hope Valley without trying the delicious food and drinks on offer at the Rose Cottage Cafe.

Woodbine Cafe – Hope Valley

Situated in the heart of the Peak District National Park is a little village called Hope, home of the Woodbine Cafe.  A small cosy cafe ideal for ramblers to grab a warm drink and a quick snack (in my honest opinion).