Category London

La Brasserie, London

La Brasserie, founded in 1972, is the first all day brasserie in London.  We went to La Brasserie for brunch / lunch on a weekend.  It’s a convenient restaurant to go to, especially with kids, if one plans to go to the Natural History Museum or the Science Museum in South Kensington.   Service at […]

Picpoul de Pinet: Wine Review

Disclaimer:  I was sent a complementary bottle of wine for review, however, all views expressed in this post are mine / Not Just Vegetarian’s. Roberson Wine sent a bottle of white wine, Terres de Treize Vents, Picpoul de Pinet, Domaine du Lauriers 2013, for a Not Just Vegetarian review. The Terres de Treize Vents wine […]

Ottolenghi Islington, London

We recently went to Ottolenghi in Islington the biggest deli and restaurant of Yotam Ottolenghi.  We loved all vegetarian dishes on the current seasonal menu. The Islington deli / restaurant takes reservation only for dinner.  We got a reservation at 10 PM despite us reserving spots a week ahead.  Clearly the restaurant is very popular, despite […]

London Cru: The first winery in Central London

Disclaimer:  I was recently invited for a tour of London Cru, all views expressed in this post are mine / Not Just Vegetarian‘s London Cru is a new boutique winery in central London that makes wine from some of the best grapes imported from France (Bordeaux and Languedoc regions) and Italy (Barbera).  London Cru is […]

Pilpel: Falafels and hummous in Central London

Pilpel is a falafel and hummous bar (small chain really) in London serving vegan and vegetarian falafels in pita pockets.  I think they serve the best falafels – may be because the falafels are brought to you right off the fryer, and topped with what I think is the best tahini sauce.  Pilpel use the […]

28-50 Wine Workshop and Kitchen Marlylebone, London

28-50 Wine Workshop & Kitchen offers many wines by the glass, carafe, and bottle and serves French Bistro style food in 3 locations in London – Marylebone, Mayfair, and Fetter Lane.  At the Marylebone location that we went to, we were very happy with the wines we tried and the food, although I felt that […]

Indali Lounge, London

Indali Lounge in Central London serves Indian food that’s prepared in a healthy way  – it’s the first cream-free and dairy-free curry restaurant in London (It’s not a vegan restaurant, because, yoghurt is used to marinate chicken, fish etc. and milk is used in desserts).  Butter, ghee (clarified brown butter) and cream are not used […]