House of Q at The Crazy Coqs – Live at Zédel

Food: ★★★☆☆  Service: ★★★★★  Ambiance: ★★★★★  Overall: ★★★★★ The Boozy Bunch was kindly invited to enjoy The House of Q show on one of the few evenings they perform at The Crazy Coq at Zédel. I have to admit I never went into Zédel before, as I thought it was only the little cafe facing the street. But it…

Artful cafe with mega amazing cake – Moffee Kaffeebar, Copenhagen

Food:★★★★★  Service:★★★★★  Ambiance:★★★★★   Overall: ★★★★★ Price:£ I know I bore everyone with my boring cake reviews and so I will make this short and sweet. While spending a leisurely weekend in Copenhagen my friend an I really took to this amazing café on the fringes of the city centre. Based between a busy dual carriageway called Gyldenløvesgade and a small side…

Standard English food – The Ivy Café, Fitzrovia

Food: ★★★☆☆  Service: ★★★★☆  Ambiance:★★★★☆   Overall: ★★★☆☆ Price:£££ So … unexpectedly work managed to take us out for a meal. They are normally not that giving, so I was rather excited. As most of the Italian staff is staying in Marylebone during their visit to the London office, they choose to go to The Ivy Café….

Chocolate board in a pub? – The Queen’s Head, near Kings Cross

Food: ★★★☆☆  Service:★★★★☆  Ambiance:★★★★☆   Overall: ★★★★☆ Price:£ This was the second time that Pam and I were looking for a nice, not overly pricey pub near Kings Cross. The last time we gave up and settled on The Betjemans Arms, which is not cheap. It was nice enough, but we didn’t fancy going back there. So we walked on…

Nutty delights – Atlas Bar, Copenhagen

After our splash out at Geist on Friday, we decided to go more mainstream on Saturday. Again we were looking for something Danish, but as I don’t eat fish and Pam doesn’t eat red meat we were in a little bit of a pickle. So we decided on vegetarian, as we were both happy with it….

True Bengali Food – Calcutta Street,

Food: ★★★★☆  Service:★★★☆☆  Ambiance:★★★★☆   Overall: ★★★★☆ Price:£££ My friend Tirthankar invited me to go and experience his favourite Bengali restaurant. It’s not on the main street and you need to know which side street to go down. It also only opened a few months ago, but is already super busy. Calcutta Street has been established by successful…

Get there before the Michelin star – Geist, Copenhagen 

I’m normally not that into fine dining. It has to do with me being very picky with my food and consequently not very experimental. But on our long-planned trip to Copenhagen I was surprised by my friend Pam wanting to eat the best of Danish food. Turned out there were lots of options, as Copenhagen…

Vietnamese in Prenz’l Berg – Thuy Nga, Berlin

Ohhh Berlin! I love my home city for its grungy corners and constant building sites. It keeps its old European flair while trying to make itself beautiful by brute force. Listen to me … trying very hard to be poetic in a blog about food. Every time I have the chance I go to this…

Let’s not get fooled by the outside – Kimchi, Bremen

Food:★★★★★  Service:★★★☆☆  Ambiance:★★☆☆☆    Overall: ★★★☆☆  Price:£ Another evening with the family in Bremen … another restaurant. I have the feeling my brother doesn’t like cooking. Or maybe they both don’t know how to? Never mind I’m actually not complaining. The weather was just splendid. We just came back from a lovely time near the Weser river and none…

Press Visit: Pizza + Beer = Happy Face – Heist Bank, Paddington

Food:★★★☆☆  Service:★★★★☆  Ambiance:★★★☆☆    Overall:★★★☆☆ Price:££ The Boozy Bunch was invited to the Heist Bank event “Pizza And Beer In Your Face”. As Andrew was busy, I stepped in to fill the gap and Thank God I had the chance. What a fun evening. As I had plans to meet up with a friend of mine I convinced him that…

Yes, I want THAT steak – Loui and Jules Grillboutique, Bremen

Food:★★★☆☆  Service:★★★☆☆  Ambiance:★★★★☆    Overall:★★★☆☆ Price:££ I recently went to Bremen (Germany) to visit my family. I hadn’t seen my little nephew since November last year. This time the weather was sweltering and I was hoping for something fresh and light … maybe a vietnamese summer roll? But my brother is a dyed-in-the-wool carnivore so he took us to a…