• Food

    Comensal Modern Mexican Bar & Restaurant

    On Thursday night I attended the launch night of Comensal, a contemporary Mexican bar and restaurant near Clapham Common. The restaurant is in the midst of a line of trendy bars and restaurants, and certainly doesn’t look out of place. When I arrived the place was buzzing with the bar and small outside area filled with mingling visitors. I was given their marquee cocktail, an El Comensal, which included Reposado Tequila, Agave syrup, Mint, Lime and Red Chilli. This was perfectly balanced and the chilli gave a lovely spicy kick to it. I spoke to the owner John Sim, who…

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    London June Restaurant & Bar Openings

    What new culinary delights has London got in store for us this June?   Cocobananas The Inception Group, the brains behind the likes of Barts, Maggies, Bunga Bunga and Mr. Foggs are opening another awesome tongue-in-cheek themed bar. Reminiscent of a Latin American beach party Cocobananas will be bringing the passion and spirit of Brazil to Battersea. Opening its doors in June when Brazil mania hits Britain’s shores as the World Cup kicks off, the venues sense of fun and festa will come from nightly live sets, cachaça in cocktails and Brazilian street food. Served by surf short-ed and sarong-ed staff, you just have to…