Katie Houghton

Deputy Editor at DesignMyNight. Otherwise known on the circuit as Kiki Haze. @KatieDMN

We had bottomless brunch, 36 floors above ground level

We had bottomless brunch, 36 floors above ground level Sneak a peek at everything from the Shard to St Paul's Cathedral with a bloody mary in hand.  I can't figure out if i'm scared of heights; while i've stuck my head out of a narrow window up the Burj Khalifa, I've also cried (quite a lot) on a ferris wheel. I do know of one sky-high spot that... Read more >

We tried brunch on a barge at Darcie & May Green

We tried brunch on a barge at Darcie & May Green The last time I ate on a boat, i'd won a trip aboard a luxury barge and decided to treat my fiance and I to a Just Eat curry on the deck; it was the very best meal of my life. So how exactly could new Paddington spot Darcie & May Green beat a korma atop Hackney canal? It was going to be tough,... Read more >

Are these some of the best tacos in Camden? Our night at Cafe Chula

Are these some of the best tacos in Camden? Our night at Cafe Chula Camden is blowing up with cuisine, you need only look at the KERB food market and acquisition of retail space by pretty much any and all of London's vegan restaurants to know it, but what of some of the names that have been tucked there for a while? Perched right next to Camden Lock, with a prime... Read more >

Beat the festive hell out of Christmas trees in this rage room

Beat the festive hell out of Christmas trees in this rage room Give Christmas trees and baubles what for in this rage-filled room.  I've got a problem, and that problem is Christmas. So how do I solve my problem? I mean, how do I really, you know, hurt my problem? While I certainly wont go around kicking carol singers in the crotch and stealing the... Read more >

Try out festive craft workshops in London for as little as £15

Try out festive craft workshops in London for as little as £15 'Tis the season to be hands-on-sy.  Few things are bigger bucks than Christmas, so how do you get away with enjoying all the spoils of the season, without spoiling your credit rating? That's easy, you book yourself into one of the six festive craft workshops below.  Found at West India Quay... Read more >

Why Camden is at the heart of London's vegan scene

Why Camden is at the heart of London's vegan scene There's been a decline in vintage shops and an increase in noise complaints, but there's something else happening to Camden, and it's a delicious turn in events. Boasting some of the biggest new restaurant and pop-up openings in the city, The Stables, mobile units and empty store fronts are dealing... Read more >

What went down at Hester's Hideout, the best new cabaret spot in London

What went down at Hester's Hideout, the best new cabaret spot in London Jolie Papillon giving punters a little razzle dazzle on one of the previous nights at Hester's. I'll be honest, there aren't very many occasions where i'd let another woman kiss my boyfriend, but it seems like I made an exception at Hester's Hideout, one of the hottest new cabaret openings in... Read more >

London is getting a giant slide in a Christmas tree, and it's free to ride

London is getting a giant slide in a Christmas tree, and it's free to ride Slide 18m through a Christmas tree this winter in London. You've enjoyed brunch in a ball-pit, raced around Oxford Street on a Saturday and you've thrown yourself down a zip-line, but where to next for London's thrill seekers? That would be Slideatron. While you might think it the latest... Read more >

There's a night of immersive theatre headed to Dishoom this November

There's a night of immersive theatre headed to Dishoom this November Photo Credit: Helen Maybanks. Dishoom seems to be a place of firsts for me. From my first ever chai tea to my first restaurant bill over £100 (i'm a scrimper when it suits), and while it wont be my first evey immersive theatre experience, it will be my first one set in Bombay, and it will be... Read more >

The Imperial Durbar - London Bar Review

The Imperial Durbar - London Bar Review I've been to Tooting to pick up tupperware, i've been to Tooting for a quickie in the pub, i've fallen over in Tooting and i've driven through Tooting, but I've never actually been to Tooting for a cocktail; thanks to a night of far-flung drinks at Imperial Durbar, i'm wondering what took so bloody... Read more >

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