Food

After visiting the Cherwell Boathouse, I might spare Oxford from burning

3 May 2014 9:00 am

It is now two decades since I lived in Oxford. I was then a drunk and lonely puddle of a…

Oxford blues

1 May 2014 1:00 pm

It is now two decades since I lived in Oxford. I was then a drunk and lonely puddle of a…

Marcus Wareing drops a name

19 April 2014 9:00 am

In the ‘Chefs’ Last Supper’ in the National Portrait Gallery, Marcus Wareing is throwing a brie at Gordon Ramsay, who…

Relaxing with Marcus

16 April 2014 1:00 pm

In the ‘Chefs’ Last Supper’ in the National Portrait Gallery, Marcus Wareing is throwing a brie at Gordon Ramsay, who…

Gordon Ramsay joins in the posh invasion of Battersea

5 April 2014 9:00 am

London House is in Battersea, which some people call South Chelsea, but is more East Wandsworth to my mind; or…

A far cry from Chelsea

3 April 2014 2:00 pm

London House is in Battersea, which some people call South Chelsea, but is more East Wandsworth to my mind; or…

Who dines at Highgrove when Prince Charles doesn't?

22 March 2014 9:00 am

Highgrove is the country house of the Prince of Wales. I write about Highgrove because, although it is not a…

Lamb rump without the prince

20 March 2014 3:00 pm

Highgrove is the country house of the Prince of Wales. I write about Highgrove because, although it is not a…

So is Moro a Tory restaurant now?

8 March 2014 9:00 am

Moro (‘moorish’ or ‘sexist’) is a Spanish restaurant on Exmouth Market, near the bones of the old Guardian and Observer…

Dinner with the editors

6 March 2014 3:00 pm

Moro (‘moorish’ or ‘sexist’) is a Spanish restaurant on Exmouth Market, near the bones of the old Guardian and Observer…

The Fable would do better as an American Psycho theme bar

22 February 2014 9:00 am

The Fable is three floors high and two days old, a monster newly hatched on the Holborn Viaduct; deep below…

Multi-story dining

20 February 2014 3:00 pm

The Fable is three floors high and two days old, a monster newly hatched on the Holborn Viaduct; deep below…

Lanes of London is dining for Martians

8 February 2014 9:00 am

Lanes of London serves street food to people who hate streets; that is, it exists to soothe the still-curious mouths…

London for aliens

6 February 2014 3:00 pm

Lanes of London serves street food to people who hate streets; that is, it exists to soothe the still-curious mouths…

The 1980s relics of Langan's Brasserie

25 January 2014 9:00 am

Langan’s Brasserie announces its presence with a long, pink neon line of Langanses, tootling prettily along its façade, which is…

Dining with relics

23 January 2014 3:00 pm

Langan’s Brasserie announces its presence with a long, pink neon line of Langanses, tootling prettily along its façade, which is…

Tanya Gold: Child-friendly, sex-free, nut-heavy – just the hotel for my 40th birthday

11 January 2014 9:00 am

Woolley Grange is a child-friendly country house hotel that seems, at first, entirely monstrous — a grey Tudor house in…

Meet the parents

9 January 2014 3:00 pm

Woolley Grange is a child-friendly country house hotel that seems, at first, entirely monstrous — a grey Tudor house in…

Tanya Gold: The sheer horror of Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland

14 December 2013 9:00 am

Winter Wonderland is a Christmas-themed playground that lands on the sorry part of Hyde Park in November; the part that…

Winter horrorland

12 December 2013 3:00 pm

Winter Wonderland is a Christmas-themed playground that lands on the sorry part of Hyde Park in November; the part that…

Tanya Gold: Eating in the lobby at Canary Wharf

30 November 2013 9:00 am

One Canada Square was the original glass house in east London’s Gotham City, a thrilling tower with a flashing pyramid…

The restaurant lobby

28 November 2013 3:00 pm

One Canada Square was the original glass house in east London’s Gotham City, a thrilling tower with a flashing pyramid…

Boulestin has nothing to do with Marcel Boulestin — but could entice Mary Berry

16 November 2013 9:00 am

Boulestin is a pretty restaurant on St James’s Street, between the posh fag shop (Davidoff) and the old palace, which…

French revival

14 November 2013 3:00 pm

Boulestin is a pretty restaurant on St James’s Street, between the posh fag shop (Davidoff) and the old palace, which…

Food: Heston’s brown Dinner, with a side order of irritation

2 November 2013 9:00 am

Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, a brown cavern in the Mandarin Oriental hotel, Knightsbridge, has won a second Michelin star. These…