Heliot Steakhouse at the Hippodrome

Steak and Lobster - Sunday 17th FebruaryThis afternoon, Laura, Greig, Conor and I went to the Heliot Steakhouse at the Hippodrome Casino for Steak and Lobster with fries, a glass of champagne AND a £50 win chip for the Casino all for £15?!?! LIKE HOW?! Laura works in advertising and once attended a fancy dress… Continue reading Heliot Steakhouse at the Hippodrome


Planet Hollywood

Awful but also amazing - Friday 8th FebruaryOn Friday evening, Sally and I went to planet hollywood for 3 courses and a glass of wine for £19. Sally is currently studying for her PHD in palaeontology and enjoys searching for new stamps to add to her collection of nearly 5000. I think it's worth mentioning… Continue reading Planet Hollywood

Pho Balham

This evening, Ali, Greig and I went out for Vietnamese food at Pho. Very impromptu, i'm genuinely wearing pyjama bottoms, but they're black so I think i'm pulling them off as joggers (who knows?) Ali is a forensic scientist who often contributes to the 'Silent Witness' scripts. He is also a scalextrics enthusiast. First of… Continue reading Pho Balham

For Starters…

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well — Virginia Woolf Hello, and welcome to Scrumptiously Skint As you may know, i'm currently in London living my best life. This often involves dining out, however, when half your salary goes on rent, the budget is somewhat lower than one… Continue reading For Starters…