Tag Archives: Leicester Square

December 19

LONDON HOTELS – Enjoy all London has to offer with a quirky hotel on the edge of Leicester Square!

Located right on Charing Cross Road, Assembly London is the perfect hotel for stopping in for a great nights sleep, and going straight back out for all that London has to offer! Backing onto Leicester Square, the hotel makes for great proximity to one of London’s liveliest and well known hot spots. From there it […]

September 26

LONDON EATERIES – 5 Star pizza at Pizza Pilgrims

A man with his guitar in the middle of the pavement is singing the classic Beatles song ‘Here Comes The Sun’, people are waving their hands left and right, singing along too, imitating the actions of people at concerts. Garrick Street, a bright green shop catches my eye, as it stands out against all the […]

October 02

LONDON EATERIES – Cosy French dining at Le Garrick, Covent Garden

Tucked around the corner from Leicester Square station, and mere paces away from Covent Garden, Le Garrick is inviting from the offset, a classic old world vibe accentuated by a bottle green canopy and a frontage studded with windows. They proudly boast traditional regional French style cooking, and a superb collection of wines, which the […]

November 11

LONDON EATERIES – Bubba Gump – From Leicester Square to New Orleans in seconds

As a massive Forrest Gump fan, when I heard about the opening of Bubba Gump; a diner Inspired by the much-loved 1994 film I had to make a visit! The Southern USA-influenced menu features shrimp in over 20 ways and has great appeal to families, seafood fans, and Forrest Gump fans. The wooden-clad Deep South-styled […]

September 15

LONDON BARS – The Icon Balcony Bar; the best bar in Leicester Square

The Icon Balcony bar is situated in the heart of Leicester Square, just above the Empire Casino. Hence the name the bar has a spacious balcony, which provides a wonderful view of the square. As you step into the bar you are welcomed with antique wallpaper, striking Chandeliers, crimson furnishings and a big smile from […]