Le Moulin Patisserie

I would like to pay a special tribute to this amazing patisserie in my hometown of Hornchurch. They have for the last month been working so hard during these tough times to be able to provide their usual excellent service for the local community. Also due to the current situation are having to do this…… Continue reading Le Moulin Patisserie

Fireaway Pizza

I always like to try somewhere new and especially when it’s in my hometown of Hornchurch. So when I saw that Fireaway Pizza were opening a branch here I wanted to give them a try. So at the moment in this current situation and where it’s important to Support Your Local Business it seemed like…… Continue reading Fireaway Pizza


This was a fabulous dining experience and a real credit to the Essex restaurant scene. We first heard about Grain when it was featured in the Essex Feast book a couple of years ago. Then when I’d seen that a couple of my chef friends had been and said it was good we certainly wanted…… Continue reading Grain

My Guide to the 2020 Lloydie Food Awards

Due to the great feedback from the 2019 #THELLOYDIES I’ve decided to carry it on into 2020. So now let me tell you a thing or two about this year’s categories. My decision to call the Michelin Star and Essex categories as a Dining Experience will now extend to the other categories of Gastro Pub…… Continue reading My Guide to the 2020 Lloydie Food Awards