UK Restaurants

What About The Chefs? The Unfortunate Realities Of the Culinary Sector that I had Never Thought About Before

Selena Drake | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Selena Drake

"No! Don't tip!" "What? But isn't it fair to tip 10%?" "No, you don't understand." This sudden exclamation from my friend quickly paved the way for a...

A Love Letter To Phở And Hà Nội

Joseph Gann | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Joseph Gann

The global culinary diktat ordains the truly transcendent plate comes to an accord with the state of mind of the consumer. That country and culture, currency and currentness, the city, chef and diner are all represented. Pho manages to do all of these things and goes beyond, resolutely. Profoundly. No dish in the world is more profound.

The World's Seven Best Techy Restaurants

Matt Graywood | Posted 22.08.2017 | UK Tech
Matt Graywood

Technology is pervasive in modern life. You can barely turn around without seeing a new gadget being launched. Yet, despite the fact we've been used to technology in environments such as entertainment and retail for years, hospitality has seemingly dragged behind.

Restaurant Owner's Sassy Comeback After Reviewer On Trip Advisor Slates His 'Integrity'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A restaurant owner has let loose on Trip Advisor after one reviewer slated his “integrity”. The review, from a user called Graham, said the food a...

Restaurant's Vegan 'Salad' Turns Out To Be The Biggest Disappointment Of 2017

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A Spanish restaurant had an absolute shocker recently when serving a vegan meal to a customer. Georgina Jarvis was holidaying in Malaga, Spain, with h...

An Apology To The Customers Annoyed By My Autistic Kids

Ann Hickman | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Parents
Ann Hickman

everybody banner I remember walking into a restaurant and looking for 'that family'.  You know the one.  The one with the loud children that looks like it would have disturbed my dining experience. And then I've asked to be sat away from them please.   I look into the same restaurant today and still ask to be seated away from all the other diners... but now it's because I am 'that family'. 

Top Three Hong Kong Restaurants On A Budget

Em Zodee | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Em Zodee

Last year Hong Kong effortlessly earned a spot in my top 3 cities in the world, alongside New York and Melbourne. What do all three cities have in common? The answer is amazing food.

Food Trends For Weddings 2017: From Edible Card Names To Roast Dinner Canapés

Robin Weil | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

So with wedding season well and truly in full swing, what culinary delights are being dished out (from hipster food trucks, garnering their own hashtag or just generally delighting guests) up and down the country this year?

What's The Deal With Brunch?

Alexandra Johnson | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Johnson

What is about that heady combination of quintessentially breakfast food, eaten close to lunchtime (but not actually at lunchtime), that makes one feel quite so cosmopolitan? Is it because breakfast (the most neglected meal of the day) has the most tempting offerings which the majority of us forgo, choosing instead a quick slice of toast and a cup of tea before dashing out of the door?

An Industry In Peril - Concerns For The Post-Brexit Culinary Landscape

Joseph Gann | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK Politics
Joseph Gann

Never once in a professional kitchen have I heard complaint about 'bloody foreigners taking our jobs'. Far more likely to be discussed over the stoves is a lack of staff and desire. It is of paramount importance and deep concern that current post-election,Theresa May's playing politics with post-brexit Government proposals will have Britain's restaurant industry on it's knees. Don't let this happen. Please vote.

Narrative And Nostalgia In Modern Day Dining

Joseph Gann | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Joseph Gann

We all know a similar, familiar drill in a restaurant of cuisine not yet rendered public property by mass-marketing. A journey, too, of childlike curiosity, piqued by the exotic or obscure on the menu. Eyes widen as the familiar and foreign interplay. Relieved laughter offers conclusion when it turns out to be delicious.

The Best Vegetarian Restaurants In East Coast Australia

Selene Nelson | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Australia is such a vast country that writing an article about the best veggie hotspots would only offer the thinnest insight into the food scene here. Most visitors tend to stick to the ever-popular East Coast, which stretches from Cairns down to Melbourne.

Sandwich Shop Leaves Sign Out Inviting Liam Neeson To Dine For Free - Guess Who Turns Up?

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Restaurant staff who put up a jokey sign inviting Liam Neeson to dine there for free got more than they bargained for when the star actually turned up...

Couple Leaves Waitress $400 Tip, Then Offers To Pay Off Her Student Loan

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A waitress was blown away when a couple left her an extremely generous tip, then came back to offer her financial help with her university fees and de...

Best Friends Stage Fake Engagement To Get Free Dessert In Restaurant

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Cati Domitrovich, 19, and Alex Nagle, 17, aren’t even dating, but that didn’t stop them from getting “engaged” recently. Last weekend, the bes...

5 Hidden Gems For Urban Explorers

The Huffington Post | Jackie Gallego | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When you work hard during the week, it’s more important than ever to kick back on the weekends, seeking out activities that indulge your passions, f...

Waiters Share The Strangest Things People Have Ever Ordered In A Restaurant

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We Brits aren’t renowned for kicking up a fuss in public places (especially in environments that might result in you having your food tampered with ...

These Are The Most Ridiculous Complaints Made In UK Restaurants

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

As Brits we like to think of ourselves as polite, not prone to kicking up a fuss and able to put our heads down and plough onwards in the face of adve...

13 People On The Disturbing Things That Put Them Off Going Back To A Restaurant

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Ever been to a restaurant and vowed never to return because something really, really grim went down? If not, it would appear you’re one of the lucky...

The Best Fish And Chip Shop In Britain Has Been Revealed

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The best fish and chip shop in Britain has been announced in the 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards - right in time for your weekend takeaway. Plymouth...

Salt Bae Is Set To Open A Grill Restaurant In London

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

There is nothing like making the absolute most of your fifteen minutes of fame. And that is exactly what Turkish butcher Nusret Gökçe is intent on d...

Speak Up About Background Noise This Christmas

Paul Breckell | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK
Paul Breckell

So it's that time of year again - 'tis the season of seemingly endless Christmas parties and get-togethers. Throughout December many of us will spend time with our family, friends and colleagues in pubs, restaurants and bars enjoying festive indulgences we wait all year for.

UK's First Rollercoaster Restaurant Serves Up Food 'With A Twist'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A restaurant is giving theme park fans dinner “with a twist” by serving all food via a rollercoaster. All meals at the Rollercoaster Restaurant at...

The World's Best Restaurants Have Been Announced

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

You don’t need to buy a plane ticket to eat delicious food because the UK has more top restaurants than any other place in the world. TripAdvisor h...

This Menu Solves All The Problems Of Eating At Restaurants With Kids

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Parents

On the rare occasion that you fancy treating yourself to the torture of dining in public with your kids, you really have to rack your brains to find s...