Life is like a box of shrimp?|Bubba Gump Restaurant

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I’m not the biggest fan of the film Forrest Gump but I do love a themed restaurant and the new Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is an awesome new addition to the mass of restaurants in the Leicester square area.

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It’s not cheap I will put that out there to begin with but its the perfect treat especially for Gump lovers and seafood eaters because the menu is predominately seafood.

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The cocktails are amazing but bloody strong so tread carefully, my favourite was the Starboard Sunrise.

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I kicked it all off with the Shrimp Shack Mac ‘n’ Cheese. A rich and creamy macaroni cheese with chunks of shrimp – in all honesty I could quite happily have just had this as a main it was so good!

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I followed this up with Forrests Sea Food Feast. Southern Fried Shrimp, Seafood Hush Pups and Fish&Chips with a large number of dipping sauces. Now i’m not going to lie I was pretty much already full from the starter and with the huge portion sizes I didn’t get too fully enjoy the feast however I did sample all of them and enjoyed every single one.

I didn’t really plan on blogging about this restaurant so loads of photos didn’t occur but I would happily go back and check out what else they have to offer.

Peace Out and Pixie Dust XO

For more information visit here – www.bubbagump.com

Seawise Camden

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I’ve been wanting to tell you all about this gem since I discovered it but I also want to keep it my little secret because table space is limited! WARNING if you don’t like seafood then don’t go here because its literally seafood and more seafood.

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A and I hadn’t seen each other for a good month so decided it was time for a good old chit chat before she jets off on holiday, both of us were craving seafood and whilst trawling the internet discovered this little gem SeaWise in Camden. Now normally I am a Central London type of a girl – you know Covent Garden, Picadilly etc but I was excited to go a little further a field.

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We arrived after getting a little lost-it’s within Camden stables and were welcomed into a little wooden shack of wonder that was bustling with people and mouth watering food. I suggest booking you can do so online. We were seated and after a few giggles with the waiter were left to peruse the menu which was filled with promise.

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We shared starters which although they look plain were so tasty. Calamari with tartar sauce and Bang Bang prawns. The Bang Bang prawns were new to us and omgosh I could have eaten a whole platter to myself; the perfect mix of spices, crunchy batter and meaty prawns and the calamari well you can’t really go wrong with calamari.

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Again we shared main courses because we just couldn’t decide on just one dish each. A picked the dressed crab with salad and I picked garlic lobster tail with chips. Everything is fresh, its bought that morning at the market and you can really tell when you taste the food; it’s simple but delicious. The crab was fantastic, it’s a cold dish and really refreshing in the summer with its colourful salad. The lobster tail was, well I really have no words it was so good. Just meaty, lobstery yumminess, like I said no words.

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After paying our very reasonable tab -I don’t like discussing money but two courses of fresh seafood and two alcoholic drinks was around £25.00 each BARGAIN. We bumped into this little fellow outside the restaurant his name is Rascal and he is a French Bulldog and Pug cross. SeaWise is the perfect place for either a quick snack or a full on dinner, everything is fresh and cooked to order but what makes this place is the staff literally the friendliest people I have ever met in a restaurant.

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Skirt – H&M|Vest- ASOS|Cardigan – H&M|Sunglasses – H&M|Shoes – Lacoste

For those of you more interested in fashion than food here is what I wore its a pretty non fussy outfit but I am just in love with the blue of the skirt its perfect for summer.

Peace Out and Pixie Dust XO