Rude Health Cafe

Much needed – a Californian style bright and airy cafe has opened just opposite Putney Bridge station where there was not much of an option for a coffee before this place opened! I love the vibe, the staff and coffee. I highly recommend it for brunch or a coffee.

It is also a great place to stock up on healthy cereal. I recently bought the sugar free oat puffs and I am super glad that someone is introducing sugar free cereal in London!

#California style #cafes #rudehealth #London #fulham

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Coffee at The Delauney

London Fashion Week is the only time of the year I will be up at 7 on a Saturday to get ready for a DAKS 9 am catwalk at Somerset House. This year I happened to end up twice at Delauney afterwards for a breakfast and an awakening coffee!

I have to admit, the location and buzzing nature of the place wakes you up! Moreover the breakfast is delicious (the pastries)! The Lattes are delish – velvety, creamy and the right mix of espresso and milk.

It’s a great location to unwind and relax with friends or end up at for a morning meeting. The service could be better (by that I mean they could be a bit more alert something that I have noticed Colbert does very well!)

Would highly recommend to those in Covent Garden! If in Sloane Square, go try Colbert – nothing beats being in the heart of Belgravia!

Aux Merveilleux de Fred – The new alternative for cupcakes!

Some things are meant to be. Myself and Ashma were about to cross the road and head towards Byron when I turned around right in time and had a peek of Aux Merveilleux – the most genius idea and gorgeous French patisserie I have come across in London.

The concept of meringues with whipped cream is simple but the presentation and flavours makes it very chic and appealing for those who are thinking of moving away from cupcakes and frozen yogurt. My bet is that this will be the next talk in town and hang out spot for all the fashionistas and bloggers as it fits the bill for being a fashionable and yet fun place.

The staff were delighted we had come in exploring and even offered us a tasting of their selection of coffees which was absolutely what we needed on a miserable rainy day. The Hazelnut Meringue I had was bliss, the right amount of cream and crispiness and perfectly complimented the espresso we had.

I highly recommend this to those with a sweet tooth but a key interest in discovering new places in London. I wish my office was close to here, I would be picking up a meringue every morning with some espresso to kick start a crispy winter’s day!

Some Kebabs and Naans in the heart of Parsons Green

I’ve found it very hard adjusting to life back in London after a trip back to Islamabad. My mom makes me delicious food, usually starting the day off with a paratha and then pulao for lunch and usually we’d go out for the evening to some restaurant which again has it’s dishes tuned in with the Pakistani taste buds.

Luckily only a few doors away is Nayaab, a home away from home! An authentic Punjabi restaurant that serves absolutely everything you could think of, whether you are craving biryani, kebabs, parathas (The Tandoori ones!), prawns, samosas, paneer, cheese naans, butter chicken and the list goes on and on!
The food is authentic and I can guarantee that! Above all, it is served in a highly classy way which makes the experience even more divine.

Above all, the team is lovely – They ensure you’re taken care of and are at hand to help you choose something that you would enjoy the most whether it is a barbecue dish or curry!

The masala chai is awesome – if you prefer the thicker version with a more milky base just ask for it!