Category Brussels

Brussels Louts

Brussels is a Mecca for foodies, boasting excellent restaurants representing countries from around the world as well as the excellent, unsung cuisine of Belgium itself. And then there’s the beer. After a long tiring day luring children into your below-ground dungeon, nothing can be better than kicking back with a tall, cool Maes. If I […]


It’s the Jazz Marathon in Brux this weekend ( so in that spirit we headed to the Green Note ( in Camden and caught Manière des Bohémiens. Excellent stuff and great venue. In the interval we dashed out to the Belgo ( near Chalk Farm. For those who don’t know, I lived in the glorious […]

Gourmet Pizza

Talk about your low hanging fruit. Italian food – check! Pizza in fact. Prepare to be amazed. Went with the future Mrs Del Monte and her certifiable mates to Gourmet Pizza – great location. ( It’s in Gabriel’s Wharf on the South Bank which is the sort of place I pass in summer when walking […]