Katie Gatens

Katie is digital editor for Atlas magazine. Happiest when in transit around the world or finding a new old man pub in East London @katie_gatens

Crocker's Folly - London Restaurant Review

Crocker's Folly - London Restaurant Review

There’s a type of tourist who visits London and expects to visit the fabled quintessential Victorian pub. An old-school boozer packed with old-school charm. They’ll thumb their guidebooks and traipse everywhere from Camden to Clapham, but they won’t find Crocker’s Folly &ndash…

Essence Cuisine - Vegan Restaurant Review

Essence Cuisine - Vegan Restaurant Review

It probably didn’t take a lot of brainstorming for the owners behind Essence Cuisine to pick a location to open their new plant-based 100% vegan and raw restaurant. They hit jackpot with their tiny shop-cum-restaurant, sandwiched between the stereotypically cool ends of Old Street and Shoreditch…

Bon Vivant - London Restaurant Review

Bon Vivant - London Restaurant Review

The northern end of King’s Cross is having a bit of a moment right now, with new development Granary Square overhauling the area and ushering in likes of Dishoom, The Lighterman and Caravan. But it’s worth turning your attention southward, as on Marchmont Street behind The Brunswick Centre…