Blog Archive 2018 • Cat Morley


Dub Dub And Away
It's always exciting to see where you wake up when you arrive somewhere in the middle of the night. We started off in the moors just outside of Manchester this morning and made our way west to the...
Duck & Waffle
It's been ages since we had any time off work but today was the first of our one week holiday, so we went all out and treated ourselves to breakfast at Duck & Waffle. Duck & Waffle is loca...
The Old Vic
A new K-Food restaurant has opened up at Waterloo called Oseyo Eats, so we decided to check it out this evening. Tom tucked into a hot bowl of Korean vegetable ramen which he found pretty spicy, w...
We took Mum & Dad for breakfast at Caravan in Bankside this morning. Mum quietly asked "is this a hipster place? because they're spending a lot of time on that coffee". I had a chia coconut pu...
Battersea Park
It was set to be another toasty day in London but we weren't going to let the heat stop us from exploring with my parents. We started with breakfast outside our local cafe the Sugar Pot.
Lunch at the Gherkin
Mum & Dad came down to visit so we picked them up at Kings Cross this afternoon. As it's their birthday in a couple of weeks, we wanted to treat them to lunch in Searcys at the top of the Gher...
Garlic & Shots
Sybil was down in London today, so we met up with her, her cousin and Paul at Garlic & Shots. Tom tried a garlic beer which was filled with bits of floating garlic. It left quite the aftertast...
We went for dinner at Nanban this evening, a Japanese soul food restaurant from MaterChef winner Tim Anderson. We started with the salmon kake-ae and the yaki-imo which was baked sweet potato in p...
Paul was down in London for work, so we met up with him, Mark & Priscilla at Tamesis Dock for afterwork drinks and a bite to eat. Afterwards we headed to the Royal Vauxhall Tavern for The Big ...
We treated ourselves to lunch at Vanilla Black today. I was excited to try their new beetroot latte which arrived all pretty and pink. Tom had his usual salmon on toast which he gobbled up in no ...
Royal Wedding
It was the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this morning, so we watched along while playing wedding bingo and trying to spot the cast members from Suits. We headed out afterwards an...
Soho Cinders
Dave & Mel invited us to see Lynsey's new show in Ealing Broadway tonight. We met up with everyone for dinner at Osteria Del Portico beforehand. I had gnocchi but we had to rush our meal and ...
Electric Elephant Cafe
I've been busy researching Elephant & Castle for Cooking Around The London Underground. Baldwins on Walworth Road opened in 1844 and is London's oldest herbalist. I loved their old fashioned ...
Backyard Cinema
We had tickets for Backyard Cinema this evening, which is conveniently located in Mercato Metropolitano, so we headed there beforehand for dinner. We ordered the raclette cheese from Champagne + F...
Tom and I went for lunch at The Old Dairy at Vauxhall City Farm today. Hanging out with the alpacas is a much better way to spend our lunch break than at our desks. Tom was out with Faheem in the...
The Big Bingo Show
We tried out Jihwaja, another of our local Korean restaurants this evening. As well as a restaurant, it also has lots of private karaoke rooms. I had the sweet potato noodle japchae and we shared ...
We went for breakfast at the Sugar Pot this morning and it was warm enough to sit outside. Tom had smoked salmon on toast and I had toasted banana bread with honey and cinnamon. As we were wander...
Cafe Miami
We headed up to Hackney this morning for brunch at Cafe Miami. I loved the art deco building and pastel blue and pink decor. I ordered a smoothie and peanut butter & banana toast topped with ...
The Oval
It was super sunny this evening, so we headed to The White Bear and sat in the beer garden with a goldfish bowl sized glass of Pimms. We tucked into a baked camembert. There was a planning meetin...
Brixton Windmill
I've been wanting to visit the Brixton Windmill for ages and today they were hosting a Beer & Bread festival, which seemed like the perfect excuse. There were free tours of the windmill and de...
The Chocolate Museum
We headed down to Brixton to have a look around The Chocolate Museum this afternoon. It's a little museum with a cafe upstairs and you can take a tasting tour with a box of chocolates.
We headed down to Peckham this morning to go to the Peckham Salvage Yard. The salvage yard was a lot more up our street than the car boot sale last week, with lots of awesome antiques and reclaime...
by Chloe.
We decided to try out by CHLOE. for dinner tonight, a vegan fast food joint from New York with a new London location just off Drury Lane. It was lovely inside with swing chairs in the windows and ...
Louie Louie
We decided to try out Louie Louie, one of our local restaurants down in Walworth this evening. They have a Tag Tuesday offer on at the moment where you can get a bowl of tagliatelle and glass of w...


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