As Friday evening draws nearer, plans for the weekend are laid out, more importantly though, where are we going to eat on Friday night?
Our bus route home travels the length of Upper Street in Islington, London and is lined with restaurants and bars from start to finish.
The many chain restaurants including Pizza Express, Strada and Carluccios eventually give out to the independent chains and that’s where the real fun starts.
Once you’re past Slim Jim’s look out for a restaurant called ‘Gallipoli Again’, it’s especially helpful if you missed Café Gallipoli and Gallipoli Bazaar. A Turkish restaurant, but 1 of 3 under the same owners.
Although it is a somewhat hectic environment, the service is top notch, the atmosphere is amazing and the food is delicious. You can really forget that you’re in the middle of London while you are whisked away to a mediterranean fantasy.
Plus, if it’s someone’s birthday, the party really starts. But I won’t spoil that for you, you have to experience it for yourself!