Counter (Vauxhall): where the Big Smoke gets a bite of the Big Apple

London and New York have been compared and contrasted so many times but I stand by what I’ve said in previous years: They say New York is a city that never sleeps. London does, but then it wakes up and it wakes you up exactly when you need it to. You can…

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Shacktober Fest at Shake Shack Covent Garden!

There’s another reason to love this month, and you don’t have to be in Munich for it. Shake Shack Covent Garden celebrates Oktoberfest with its 10-day “Shacktoberfest” menu featuring brats, biers, and other Bavarian-inspired munchies! I really, really wanted a burger but also fancied a classic currywurst. Luckily, the Brat Burger (£8)…

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Shake Shack London. Hello world-famous burgers (and queues)!

Two months ago, a conversation. Friend: Shake Shack is coming to London. Covent Garden Market. Is that near you? Me: OMG. OMG. OMG. OMG. REALLY?! GET OUTTA TOWN! OMG. OMG. OMG. Friend: …… Me: Oh. Uh. Actually don’t. Hahaha. We better get queuing! And here we are. Shake Shack has finally opened its first…

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Byron Burgers: where we found some skinny love

I never really liked burgers until two years ago and now all I can think about is how much I would love to have a cheeseburger. I’ve had five burgers in the past five days (two last Sunday, none for Meatless Monday) and as my friends plan around weekend dinners…

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