Tag: woodford

Dinner, London

Grand Trunk Road, South Woodford

Grand Trunk Road came highly recommended by local friends, and we’d been looking forward to trying it out. As it was booked up most weekends, we decided to book ahead for a special date – December 30th, the first anniversary of our very first date. Perhaps it was the result of our eager anticipation, but …

Dinner, London

Wildwood, South Woodford

This is one of our local standbys. There’s nothing too fancy here, but when you’re looking for a reliably enjoyable meal in a bright and airy space then this is a solid choice. Wildwood is a chain of restaurants, and they do their best to fit in with the local surroundings and, where possible, to …

Dinner, London, Lunch

Wood Oven, South Woodford

At first glance Wood Oven is your typical Turkish kebab house situated on a suburban London street. As A. is a regular satisfied customer of long-standing and has converted yours truly, we would beg to differ! The menu is simple, but in a Turkish restaurant where the meat is the hero of the dish that …

Dinner, Essex, London, Out of London

Pizzeria Bel-Sit, Woodford Green

This very nearly didn’t make it in to the blog. Not because it’s not an excellent restaurant, which it most definitely is, but because we love it so much we were very tempted to keep this local treasure to ourselves. But we’re nothing if not selfless at Second Bites (see all that eating we do …