WE ♥ ISLINGTON... HERE'S WHY
Welcome to my 'hood! I've had a store in Islington for 12 years now, and the area has changed beyond all recognition. It's got a lot more chichi, with fabulous hang outs from delish food at Ottolenghi to a cool little farmers market on the weekend, to an independent cinema not to mention the fabulous Almeida Theatre. Lots to do, see and savour. Here's my go to list...
Caffeine pitstop: – the best spot for seasonal single origin coffee
Bargain hunt: at every Monday.
Find a gem: with cool vintage fashion, jewellery, rugs and art in every Wednesday and Saturday
Beauty fix: does the best brows
Interiors inspiration: AA of course!
Chow down: at – a delicious daily menu inspired by European flavours and built around the best seasonal British ingredients. Tom Oldroyd was formerly head chef at Polpo, so if you like their food you'll love this.