Child FriendlyGiraffe Café: everyday favourite, great and wide ranging menu.
Julie's in Holland Park: crèche on Sunday so you can enjoy the roast without the ruckus.
The Wolseley: contagiously glamorous, surprisingly tolerant, and I do believe a child rises to an occasion.
ChildlessMeatliquor: noisy, chaotic, for all the food you would never let your children eat.
Pollen Street Social: slick, well executed dishes and up to the hype.
Le Caprice: the original, the best for ladies' power lunching.
Date NightAndrew Edmonds: the classic and inimitable candle-in-chianti-bottle style romantic bistro.
Hakkasan: sexy and expensive.
Garnier, Earls Court Road: Love is sharing a Chateaubriand.
BusinessCigalon, Chancery Lane: elegant Provençale restaurant, you will need to reserve ahead for a booth.
Bread Street Kitchen, One New Change: especially for breakfasts.
Dean Street Townhouse: home of relaxed but ferocious Soho networking, plus sterling cocktails.
Iberica Canary Wharf: versatile dining at this informal yet impressive tapas restaurant.