Southside Bar: launch of a new small plates menu

Southside Bar After a stressful and grizzly afternoon tackling a busy town on the weekend (not quite sure what I was thinking there) I popped into the lovely Southside Bar on my way home. Having previously only ventured there for drinks – the outside decking is the perfect spot to catch the last of the…

Root: Celebrating the mighty vegetable

We live in a time when change is constant. People change locations, diet plans, jobs. I have therefore stayed in my job for a relatively long time. The reason? The people! I am lucky to work with some incredibly talented, inspirational people including some pretty fabulous women. I have met a lot of my favourite…

Dela: teaching people how to share food

We all learnt in Friends that “Joey does not share food!” Despite this, I still get confused when I meet people who like to keep to their own dishes. You get to eat the same amount of food (well, if you are quick enough with me – I am a notoriously speedy eater) but try…

Sholay Indian Kitchen: Casual Indian dining

Cargo in Wapping Wharf is quickly becoming my go to area for food, particularly for an impromptu weeknight treat! One of the most recent additions to pop up in Cargo 2 is the intriguing Sholay Indian Kitchen. A new venture from owners of the award-winning The Mint Room, Sholay provides a modern, casual Indian dining…