We fancied a lazy bus journey Sunday, which is what we got, Stoke Newington is an odd out of the way little place with a distinctively villagey feeling. Advertisements
We were south of the river and enjoying our view of the shard and we visited this Spoons on a cold wintry night.
We popped into Costa as we had a lengthy, cold wait for a bus, en route from the pub, en route to the pub. The drink that beckoned to us was their festive black forest gateau hot chocolate, a festive treat. It was £3.80 for a regular but we of course opted for large. We… Read More Festive Hot Chocolate watch – Costa Black Forest Gateau
Christmas is the time for gimmicky specials, limited edition, seasonal treats.
Apparently, this pub stands, more or less, on the site of an old alleyway, known as Baxter’s Court, which dates from at least 1700. For us, this Spoons was a traipse, but well worth it. We have neglected our Spoons tours and felt duty bound and excited to visit a new branch to us.
We returned to Shake Shack, this time the branch nearby Piccadilly Circus because we had a real and visceral craving for one of their fabulous custardy thick milkshakes.
Alton’s answer to gothic style architecture, the ivy house was a behemoth of a Spoons, imposing and large.