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A Good Old-fashioned American Burger in London

Your Correspondent, in observance of the seasonal holidays, recently celebrated the end of the Lenten fasting period during which he abstained from some of his favorite foods:  grilled whale steak and creamed spinach with lardons, fried bald-eagle’s-egg-battered shark fin with tempura misto, rhino carpaccio with rocket and parmesan. OK, not really. But what your Correspondent […]

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Noah’s Ark along the banks of the Thames

Your Correspondent has provided many a coveted recommendation to clarify the somewhat byzantine London bar and restaurant scene and bring your attention to the crème de la crème.  Your Correspondent might provide one or two more reviews for you but, really, what’s the point? He may have more suggestions than you have time in London. […]

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Cocktails Shaken, Not Stirred, in London

Serious travelers need to know where to get a reliable cocktail, whether to unwind on their own or to socialize more intimately with a small group of friends or family.  Happily for those in London, there is a bar that is not just reliable with their cocktails, it takes its cocktails seriously.  Alessandro, the head […]

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Seafood Dominated by Regulars in London

Travelers to London may be intimidated by the number of choices available to put an English spin on the typical daily routine of taking a stroll, buying a paper, and sitting down to a distinctive menu in a distinct environment. When staying in the Piccadilly area, a great Saturday morning might start with a leisurely […]

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