Posts Tagged: restaurants

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A Taste of Peru in LA | Interview with Picca’s Executive Chef and Owner, Ricardo Zarate

Chef Ricardo Zarate is a Lima native who learnt his trade in top London Japanese restaurant Zuma, before finding a home under the golden sun of Los Angeles – where he is currently taking the culinary scene by storm. We

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A Taste of Peru in LA | Interview with Picca’s Executive Chef and Owner, Ricardo Zarate

Chef Ricardo Zarate is a Lima native who learnt his trade in top London Japanese restaurant Zuma, before finding a home under the golden sun of Los Angeles – where he is currently taking the culinary scene by storm. We

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Off-Piste Apres Ski: London Winter Bars Without The Ski | Hg2 FEATURE

Afraid as we are to say it, winter has arrived in London. But as the grey nights give us plenty more evening to enjoy ourselves, we’ve decided to focus on getting cosy. Some of us here at Hg2 are avid

StoliTerrace-HarveyNichols-Freeze by Elit

Off-Piste Apres Ski: London Winter Bars Without The Ski | Hg2 FEATURE

Afraid as we are to say it, winter has arrived in London. But as the grey nights give us plenty more evening to enjoy ourselves, we’ve decided to focus on getting cosy. Some of us here at Hg2 are avid

Welcome to Tel Aviv - Nightclub

Sleepless in Tel Aviv: An Itinerary in 24 Hours | Hg2 FEATURE

For the past several months, we have been working hard on our newest city guide to Tel Aviv. Our Hg2 author has been on the ground scouting the best restaurants, hottest clubs and chicest cafes, and we’ve been busying putting

Welcome to Tel Aviv - Nightclub

Sleepless in Tel Aviv: An Itinerary in 24 Hours | Hg2 FEATURE

For the past several months, we have been working hard on our newest city guide to Tel Aviv. Our Hg2 author has been on the ground scouting the best restaurants, hottest clubs and chicest cafes, and we’ve been busying putting

Dalla Terra - London wine bar

Autumn Reviews | Hg2 PICKS

Over the (long, rainy, miserable) summer, we have been toiling away updating all of our Hg2 city guides to make sure that they are freshly full of the most current restaurants, hotels and nightlife in each of our favourite cities

Dalla Terra - London wine bar

Autumn Reviews | Hg2 PICKS

Over the (long, rainy, miserable) summer, we have been toiling away updating all of our Hg2 city guides to make sure that they are freshly full of the most current restaurants, hotels and nightlife in each of our favourite cities

Mumbai-Curry-Houses-Richard-Munckton

Tandoori Nights: Mumbai’s Best Curry Houses | Hg2 PICKS

Where to begin when looking to introduce one of the world’s true foodie destinations? Well for starters, if you go to Mumbai with no other game plan other than to taste, swill, snack and feast, you’ll find it hard to leave

Mumbai-Curry-Houses-Richard-Munckton

Tandoori Nights: Mumbai’s Best Curry Houses | Hg2 PICKS

Where to begin when looking to introduce one of the world’s true foodie destinations? Well for starters, if you go to Mumbai with no other game plan other than to taste, swill, snack and feast, you’ll find it hard to leave

La Patagonia Argentinean Restaurant in London

Comin’ to the Barrio: Tasting Argentina with La Patagonia | Hg2 INSIDER

Argentine restaurant La Patagonia opened in January, self-described as London’s first ‘barrio restaurant’ – a nod to the little neighbourhood joints around Argentina where you can get delicious, homespun food for even more delicious prices. When Noah Mirelman – one

La Patagonia Argentinean Restaurant in London

Comin’ to the Barrio: Tasting Argentina with La Patagonia | Hg2 INSIDER

Argentine restaurant La Patagonia opened in January, self-described as London’s first ‘barrio restaurant’ – a nod to the little neighbourhood joints around Argentina where you can get delicious, homespun food for even more delicious prices. When Noah Mirelman – one

A Lady in London - Julie Falconer

MEET THE BLOGGER: A Lady in London

On today’s edition of Hg2′s ‘Meet the Blogger’ series, we’re catching up with Julie Falconer. Originally from California, Julie is a London-based travel writer and consultant. She writes a travel blog called A Lady in London runs a travel website

A Lady in London - Julie Falconer

MEET THE BLOGGER: A Lady in London

On today’s edition of Hg2′s ‘Meet the Blogger’ series, we’re catching up with Julie Falconer. Originally from California, Julie is a London-based travel writer and consultant. She writes a travel blog called A Lady in London runs a travel website

Fifteen Street Party

British Street Food Awards at Fifteen Street | Hg2 PREVIEW

As Hedonists will know, street food has been taking London and the UK by storm this year, with cookery vans popping up all over the place to satisfy in-the-know gourmands’ taste buds. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen (at 15 Westland Place, N1

Fifteen Street Party

British Street Food Awards at Fifteen Street | Hg2 PREVIEW

As Hedonists will know, street food has been taking London and the UK by storm this year, with cookery vans popping up all over the place to satisfy in-the-know gourmands’ taste buds. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen (at 15 Westland Place, N1

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Behind the Scenes of a Berlin Gastrotour | Hg2 INSIDER

Berlin isn’t necessarily the place most people first think of for great food, but one Henrik Tidefjärd is changing all of that with his Gastro-Rallye tours of Berlin. Berlinagenten, Henrik’s company, is a hip tour guide agency that offers bespoke

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Behind the Scenes of a Berlin Gastrotour | Hg2 INSIDER

Berlin isn’t necessarily the place most people first think of for great food, but one Henrik Tidefjärd is changing all of that with his Gastro-Rallye tours of Berlin. Berlinagenten, Henrik’s company, is a hip tour guide agency that offers bespoke

Fiona Gaze Prague food critic

Say ‘Dobrý Den’ to Prague’s Food Critic | Hg2 INSIDER

If you want to know anything about where to eat and drink in Prague, Fiona Gaze is your gal. As a Prague-based restaurant critic and travel writer, she covers food and drink in the Czech Republic for The Prague Post,

Fiona Gaze Prague food critic

Say ‘Dobrý Den’ to Prague’s Food Critic | Hg2 INSIDER

If you want to know anything about where to eat and drink in Prague, Fiona Gaze is your gal. As a Prague-based restaurant critic and travel writer, she covers food and drink in the Czech Republic for The Prague Post,

The Big Smoke Barbecue London

BBQ Comes to London | Hg2 FEATURE

Old fashioned American cooking is making a comeback of sorts (or perhaps a debut) and, as ever, London is in on the trend. First it was burgers, but now we’ve got so many gourmet burger joints in this city it’s

The Big Smoke Barbecue London

BBQ Comes to London | Hg2 FEATURE

Old fashioned American cooking is making a comeback of sorts (or perhaps a debut) and, as ever, London is in on the trend. First it was burgers, but now we’ve got so many gourmet burger joints in this city it’s

London Olympics Food Restaurants. Photo by Nic McPhee.

Olympic Food Tour of London | Hg2 PICKS

This summer, it’s not only at the Olympic stadium where representatives from almost every country can be found – London’s culinary landscape is coloured with tastings from all corners of the world. Searching for where to eat in London for

London Olympics Food Restaurants. Photo by Nic McPhee.

Olympic Food Tour of London | Hg2 PICKS

This summer, it’s not only at the Olympic stadium where representatives from almost every country can be found – London’s culinary landscape is coloured with tastings from all corners of the world. Searching for where to eat in London for

Bina Goenka Mumbai Jewellery Designer

Mumbai Jewellery Designer Bina Goenka Divulges | Hg2 INSIDER

There are precious few unique jewellery designers from Mumbai, but Bina Goenka is one of them. Artistic and creative, Bina creates bespoke jewellery and accessories pieces individually inspired by the women she caters to. And while her jewellery (and handbags)

Bina Goenka Mumbai Jewellery Designer

Mumbai Jewellery Designer Bina Goenka Divulges | Hg2 INSIDER

There are precious few unique jewellery designers from Mumbai, but Bina Goenka is one of them. Artistic and creative, Bina creates bespoke jewellery and accessories pieces individually inspired by the women she caters to. And while her jewellery (and handbags)

Hotel G Beijing

Girls’ Getaway in Beijing | Hg2 PICKS

Beijing is increasingly cool for girls. Jetsetting ladies, both local and foreign, are taking over the Chinese capital with designer duds, deep pockets and a penchant for the finer things. Here’s Hg2′s guide to a girls’ getaway in Beijing. Hotel G Multi-coloured

Hotel G Beijing

Girls’ Getaway in Beijing | Hg2 PICKS

Beijing is increasingly cool for girls. Jetsetting ladies, both local and foreign, are taking over the Chinese capital with designer duds, deep pockets and a penchant for the finer things. Here’s Hg2′s guide to a girls’ getaway in Beijing. Hotel G Multi-coloured

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Paris for Design Freaks | Hg2 PICKS

You read Monocle religiously, know the names of more architects than ice cream flavours and probably wear thick-rimmed glasses. For those who appreciate aesthetic sensitivities just as much, we have plotted the perfect Paris itinerary for you. Hotel Seven Paris’s love of

Paris Wall Fonts Words

Paris for Design Freaks | Hg2 PICKS

You read Monocle religiously, know the names of more architects than ice cream flavours and probably wear thick-rimmed glasses. For those who appreciate aesthetic sensitivities just as much, we have plotted the perfect Paris itinerary for you. Hotel Seven Paris’s love of

Lamees Damdan Shiffa skincare Dubai

The World on Your Skin | Hg2 INSIDER

Lamees Hamdan is a force to be reckoned with. The youthful, beautiful Dubai-born doctor founded her own line of skin care products - Shiffa - in 2002 after being disappointed with what she felt was a disappointing lack of truly healing skin

Lamees Damdan Shiffa skincare Dubai

The World on Your Skin | Hg2 INSIDER

Lamees Hamdan is a force to be reckoned with. The youthful, beautiful Dubai-born doctor founded her own line of skin care products - Shiffa - in 2002 after being disappointed with what she felt was a disappointing lack of truly healing skin

Daniel Humm Eleven Madison Park Chef

Words with Daniel Humm of Eleven Madison Park

Remember Eleven Madison Park, the restaurant that leapt up 24 places in 2012′s World’s 50 Best Restaurant awards? With its seamless blend of dazzlingly innovative cuisine and old-fashioned grandeur, it has rapidly become a new New York classic, under the

Daniel Humm Eleven Madison Park Chef

Words with Daniel Humm of Eleven Madison Park

Remember Eleven Madison Park, the restaurant that leapt up 24 places in 2012′s World’s 50 Best Restaurant awards? With its seamless blend of dazzlingly innovative cuisine and old-fashioned grandeur, it has rapidly become a new New York classic, under the

Meat Bar London Bacon Bloody Mary

Carnivorous Cocktails | Hg2 PREVIEW

It’s not everyday you get invited to be the first to sample something new in London. In fact, it’s not everyday that there is something new in London (hasn’t it all been done before?). Well, until meat cocktails, that is. When the

Meat Bar London Bacon Bloody Mary

Carnivorous Cocktails | Hg2 PREVIEW

It’s not everyday you get invited to be the first to sample something new in London. In fact, it’s not everyday that there is something new in London (hasn’t it all been done before?). Well, until meat cocktails, that is. When the

Mark Hix Belgravia London Restaurant

Chef’s words: Mark on HIX Belgravia

Chef Mark Hix is a man famous for making British food cool by pulling together local, seasonal ingredients to create simple but most enjoyable gastronomic flavours. The man behind the wildly popular Hix Soho spoke to Hg2 about his new venture,

Mark Hix Belgravia London Restaurant

Chef’s words: Mark on HIX Belgravia

Chef Mark Hix is a man famous for making British food cool by pulling together local, seasonal ingredients to create simple but most enjoyable gastronomic flavours. The man behind the wildly popular Hix Soho spoke to Hg2 about his new venture,

One Eyed Gypsy, LA

LA’S INTERIOR QUEEN TALKS

This lady is the Queen of style when it comes to interior design inspiration from LA. Forget the long list of celebrity endorsements that follow like litter behind her name. Dana Hollister needs no head but her own to hold up these creations.

One Eyed Gypsy, LA

LA’S INTERIOR QUEEN TALKS

This lady is the Queen of style when it comes to interior design inspiration from LA. Forget the long list of celebrity endorsements that follow like litter behind her name. Dana Hollister needs no head but her own to hold up these creations.