Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


GinTonica at The Distillery
Owned and operated by the acclaimed Portobello Gin brand, The Distillery is an ambitious project that has paid off in spades, in no small part due to its liver-tickling array of gins from every corner of the planet.
Serpentine Bar & Garden
Forget what you think you know about public-space eating; the Serpentine Bar & Garden offers British revival food at its very best, and all against the backdrop of the shimmering Serpentine.
Bibendum Oyster Bar
Bibendum Oyster Bar serves sophisticated snacks and attracts a similarly sophisticated clientele. Wash it all down with a glass of champers.
Blueprint Café
The Design Museum's restaurant has an astounding view and a daily-changing menu.
Joining the collection of fashionable eateries along Bermondsey street, this local Italian is a friendly spot with delicious, back-to-basics fare.
Joe Allen
The theatre district's Joe Allen is loved by luvvies and foodies alike.
Michel Roux Jnr to launch new bar at Parliament Square
Fans of Michel Roux Jnr, listen up! The Michelin-starred chef is launching a new bar at his restaurant Roux, to be called Roux at the Pembury.
Review: Proud Kitchen, Camden
Hg2 spends a night of food, frolics and burlesque at Proud Kitchen - a great addition to the Proud Camden stable .
We Catch up with Chef Nuno Mendes
We interview chef Nuno Mendes, the 'wild child of the culinary world'.
McQueen, Shoreditch, is inspired by screen legend
With an interior influenced, it seems, by the actor Steve McQueen, the McQueen bar/club/restaurant can be found on Shoreditch's Tabernacle Street.
Mason & Taylor – The East End’s New Local
The team behind the Duke of Wellington bring you East London's coolest new independently supplied pub.
Afternoon Tea at Momo
Momo launches its afternoon tea menu - traditional English classics with a North African twist.
Review: Made in Camden at The Roundhouse
Chalk Farm Road's live music venue The Roundhouse opened its in-house bar and restaurant Made in Camden back in 2010.
The Folly opens on Gracechurch Street
Charmingly eccentric and situated on Gracechurch Street, The Folly is a restaurant, a deli, a bar and a florist all at once. A welcome addition to the city.
ClubTEN opens its doors next to St Paul’s Cathedral
ClubTEN, a basement club/restaurant/bar situated in the shadow of St Paul's, vows to liven up the pavements of Godliman Street.
Mr and Ms. Smith’s Hoxton Grill Review
Fellow hedonists Mr and Ms. Smith share their Hoxton Grill review.

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