Tag Archives: London

Rockpool Blog: Best of 2011

As another year wraps up and we’re all saying ‘I can’t believe this year has gone so quickly’, we thought we would give you a quick recap of the best bits from our blog…  January  Rockpool Bar & Grill Perth Opens The year kicked off with the opening of our newest restaurant, Bar & Grill Perth at […]

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Neil Perry at Large in London

Neil’s latest piece in the Qantas Magazine – please enjoy!   —   01 September 2011 Neil Perry  From powdered duck and tipsy cake to terrines and turbot, Neil Perry steps up to the plate.   I  hadn’t been to London in two years, a long time in the culinary world, so a recent trip was […]

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Bar Boulud – Knightsbridge, London

Bar Boulud is located at the bottom of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Knightsbridge. It is one of the many fine restaurants run by Daniel Boulud as he spreads his empire throughout the world. His famous 3 star, Daniel, resides in New York City and is a fantastic restaurant. His satellite restaurants are great places, with […]

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Dinner by Heston Blumenthal

Whilst we were in London we had a great meal at Heston’s new restaurant, Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. The restaurant is located in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and has sweeping views out over the park or great views into an amazing looking kitchen, if you like that sort of thing….and I love it. Heston and […]

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The River Cafe, London

Photos from Neil’s lunch at the iconic River Cafe, London. Again, looks delicious and wish I could have been there! “River Cafe – what a great restaurant. It’s all about the quality of the ingredients and beautiful, simple cooking. We start with a shared Frito Misto   Sam is mad about broad beans in the English […]

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Saturday Afternoon at the Borough Market, London

More photos sent back by Neil, this time wandering through the Borough Market on what looks like an amazing Saturday afternoon in London. “What a great way to spend a couple of hours, starting with a coffee at Monmouth and ending with a chorizo roll, extra spice and delicious. All manner of organic and naturally famed products as well as […]

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The Square – London

Phil Howard’s The Square restaurant is my favourite fine dinner in London. He changes the menu often to reflect the seasons and his food is really well crafted, with only the best quality ingredients used. We would have had lots more shots of food only Sam and I left our camera in a taxi in […]

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