Tag Archives: pimientos de padrón


On Saturday we had supper at Gemignanos Gastrobar – a small bar restaurant in neighbouring Pineda del Mar. We discovered the place a few months ago while waiting for a table to become free at Domestic. Eduardo, the Argentinian proprietor … Continue reading

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El Museu de l’Embotit

After lunch at Le Cinquante Huit, I did some work in Poblenou, before returning to Oli’s flat in the Raval. I barely had time for a cup of tea before it was time to go out again and meet the … Continue reading

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June 5th, 2013 Last week I went out for tapas with Steve at Barrica in Fitzrovia. It poured with rain like a biblical flood and a white van blocked the entrance, so I went back this morning to get a … Continue reading

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A Little of What You Fancy

November 20th, 2010 I went to A Little of What You Fancy, with Catie, for a leisurely Saturday afternoon glass of wine. It’s a new restaurant, set up in Kingsland Road by Elaine Chalmers and Lola Coone – it’s been … Continue reading

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