London Foodie

Rodizio Preto

In his search for the best rodizio in London, The London Foodie heads to the Victoria branch of Rodizio Preto, where he is impressed how close the restaurant gets to the authentic Brazilian experience.

Sabor’s South American Cuisine

One of my latest “discoveries” was Sabor, a South American restaurant on Essex Road that is only a few minutes walk from home in Islington! I have walked past Sabor countless times, but only recently did Dr G and I

Bar Kick – Food, Beer & Table Football

I love finding good food in the most unexpected places. I visited Bar Kick a couple of years ago for a few drinks and a bit of table football, but somehow managed to completely miss their food menu. I would

Rodizio Rico

When I was growing up in Brazil, going to a rodízio restaurant was one of those Sunday rituals that brought the entire family together. Every Brazilian family will have their favourite rodízio, the one they go to regularly and swear

Meson Don Felipe

Meson Don Felipe, opened in 1987 on The Cut near Waterloo Station, was one of the first restaurants I visited in London nearly twenty years ago, and is one of the few I keep returning to after all these years.

London Foodie Goes to Cuba Pt 2

After experiencing the food and culture of Havana, The London Foodie ventures away from the Cuban capital in search of further culinary delights in the second part of his Cuban adventure.

Raízes Brazilian Restaurant

Raízes is a Brazilian restaurant and petiscos (tapas) bar in London’s East End. This lively Brazilian venue attracts a loyal crowd for its honest, homemade-style Brazilian dishes and well priced caipirinhas.

London Foodie Goes To Cuba!

Having spent the first half of my life in South America, I reckoned I was prepared for whatever Cuba had to throw at me. During our two-week trip there, Cuba surprised me on many levels.

Hidden Sao Paulo gem in London

Every now and again, I come across a gem of place which makes me wonder where on earth I have been in the last year or so. Empório São Paulo has been open since 2009 in New King’s Road, Parson’s

Perfect Parrilla in East London

Having lived in Brazil for most of my teenage years, I was lucky enough to have experienced the many churrascaria and rodizio restaurants of the land. The flipside is that, in the UK, a steak house will need to be