England, London Guide (B): Travel Gourmet' s Favourite Food Places Richmond &Twickenham

Travel Gourmet' s Favourite Food Places Richmond &Twickenham
The prestigious Observer Food Monthly Awards are published today and I was delighted to see one of my favourite restaurants, The Palomar, voted Best Restaurant in UK. It reminded me that I’ve had on my mind writing a post about my favourite food places in my local area: Richmond and Twickenham. People are often asking me which are my favourite restaurants and while I’m lucky enough to get out to eat a lot, I’d by no means pretend to have a wide knowledge of London restaurants. I do, however, know enough, I think, to recommend my favourite places in my local area – not just places to eat but places to buy food too. So … here we go …

Coffee – Butter Beans

Anyone who knows me well knows I can’t get far into the day without a good coffee. I have become totally addicted to the Antipodean flat whites served at Butter Beans in Richmond. Since they were voted best coffee in West London by Time Out in 2010 (when called Taylor St Baristas), I’ve been a regular. Other artisan coffee shops have flooded London since; there is good coffee to be had everywhere if you know where to go. But none have bettered Butter Beans. It’s still my favourite.

Croissants – Your Bakery Whitton

My absolute favourite croissants (anywhere in London, let alone just Richmond & Twickenham) are to be found at Your Bakery in Whitton. They are just so fantastically buttery and flaky. They are wonderful. I only discovered Your Bakery when Jonathan and Lyndsey moved to Whitton ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Travel Gourmet' s Favourite Food Places Richmond &Twickenham
Guide Location: England » London
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Butter Beans   Your Bakery   Ruben’s Bakehouse   Corto Italian Deli   Masaniello   A Cena   Tangawizi   Gelateria Daniele   Twickenham Farmers’ Market  
Author: Kay Gale
Read it on author's website: https://travel-gourmet.com/2015/10/18/the-single-gourmet-travellers-favourite-food-places-in-richmond-twickenham/

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