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If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Spaghetti Night

“Doug!  Good to see you!  Have a seat and I’ll bring you your usual,” Doug’s favourite restaurant at Lou’s Diner says to him.  He’s been coming to the diner every Monday night for ages and he always has the same thing: meatloaf with mashed potatoes and gravy, peas, plus a slice of cherry pie for dessert. 278 more words

Habanera, London W12; Sabrosos Bocados

On the eve of the second London tube strike I made an early dart from work to ensure I caught the last tube back to Shepherd’s Bush. 596 more words


Feature: Solo dining

One of my favourite things about this gig is all the times I’m asked to recommend a restaurant. No two requests are exactly the same, so one day it will be… 1,632 more words


Now We are 4: Solo Dining

It’s been a busy week and the blog’s birthday almost passed me by. I remembered the cat’s birthday (she was 8 on Thursday) because I had to sign a contract when I got her from a rescue home and her birthday is on the contract. 1,394 more words

A Travelling Gourmet

Gostoso Piri Piri Chicken

It was the start of the long Eid Mubarak’ holiday. As is customary for me during holidays, I skipped breakfast because I was too lazy to get out of bed. 822 more words


The least big stigma

For some reason, there’s still a big stigma attached to eating alone in a restaurant. Last night, I shattered its hold on me. 331 more words


Table for one? A Solo Diner in Melbourne

He’s back, I thought to myself as I saw Omar being seated at the kitchen bar. The last time I saw him, he was about to embark on a five week work/fun trip around Asia. 486 more words