Archive For The “Bars and Pubs” Category

Heathrow Terminal 5 – Dining Destination – review

Heathrow Terminal 5 – Dining Destination – review

London’s Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 opened on 27th March 2008 to a less-than-glorious start. I am sure most travellers have received their baggage by now but the memory of that ignominious first week will remain with those who were closely associated with it. But now it really is just a memory, and Terminal 5 is…

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St Pancras Grand Restaurant, Oyster and Champagne Bar – review

St Pancras Grand Restaurant, Oyster and Champagne Bar – review

Today I have a review of a smart restaurant conveniently situated about 2 hours outside Paris. Good transport links with easy access to city shops. Superb food and waiters who speak English, and a menu in English as well. Yes, that’s got your attention, my dear Anglophone reader! Even better news is that, if you…

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Mestizo Restaurant and Tequila Bar, London – review

Mestizo Restaurant and Tequila Bar, London – review

You might say you like “Mexican” food. You might have had “Mexican” food on trips to the US and Taco Bell might be your favourite fast food but, dear reader, your experience is probably a faint shadow of the real extravaganza awaiting you at Mestizo. Mestizo Restaurant and Tequila Bar has a convenient location just…

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Tapas Bar Crawl – Barcelona – food and travel review

Tapas Bar Crawl – Barcelona – food and travel review

We have what Jeni Barnett would call a “nearasdammit” son who is Catalan (note: I do not say Spanish). This has given us the advantage of having the address of our boy’s (well into his 30s now) favourite tapas bar in Barcelona. The Cerveceria Catalana is a bit off the beaten track (Carrer Mallorca) but…

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