In Search of England: Whitstable Oyster Festival

Whitstable Oyster Co. stall

Sells local oysters, from small oysters to jumbo oysters the size of my face

A colleague recommended the Whitstable Oyster Festival to me this year, and having been I can confirm that it was worth the 2 hour drive from our home in East Sussex. Do pay a visit to the Whitstable Oyster Festival if you like to spend your Saturdays driving through the garden of England, relaxing on the beach, listening to live bands, and eating fresh seafood.

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Tincan: ‘Elevated the humble tin to à la carte status’ – restaurant review


A pop-up tapas restaurant serving gourmet tinned seafood

The Tincan pop-up tapas restaurant in Soho is unmistakable from afar. Rows of colourful tins give a metallic glow from their mounts on the smooth black walls, attracting passers-by in from the dark night. The decor is minimalistic – as clean and stylish as the serving of the food itself. Continue reading