London Town in Summer – What’s on in the Capital in August?

August can sometimes feel like a quiet month in England's capital - many Londoners flee the city and the last…

“Beginnings” – Opening of La Gaffe: an interview with Bernardo Stella

Fifty seven years ago - on 5th March 1962 to be precise - La Gaffe opened its doors for the…

Summer’s Here – What’s on in London in July?

July in London is a fabulous month - with many a festival being held and (if you're lucky) there'll be…

The Royal Academy of Arts – a Jewel in London’s Cultural Crown…

When it comes to galleries and museums, there’s no better town to be in than London and since it’s now…

The Jolly Month of June – What’s on in London this Month…

June is a fine month of the year to be in London - the days are long and summer is…

The capital is truly your Oyster – Using the London Underground…

There's nothing like London - the theatre, galleries, shops, restaurants, museums, parks - oh, and the distances!  When in the…

The Merry Month of May – What’s going on in London

It's the merry month of May and, arguably, one of the best months of the year to be in London, …

“The Ponds” – Where Hampstead waters really do run deep…

Our leafy Hampstead neighbourhood is beautiful, charming and desirable for all kinds of reasons - the small shops, the winding…

Springtime in London – What’s on in April 2019

April is the cruelest month, remarked T.S. Eliot, but it doesn't have to be!  Spring is finally here and now…

What’s on in London this March?

Spring is on its way, which is another excuse to get out of the house and enjoy everything that the…

Love and the Romans – a Little Bit of Valentine’s Day History…

It's February - known for its gloomy days and chilly evenings (which equate to plenty of nights in and Netflix…

What’s on in London in February 2019?

We're back with our monthly update of what to do, both in North London and the centre too.  Here are…

A little bit of La Gaffe history

We've welcomed many people to our restaurant, wine bar and guest accommodation in the last five decades, and quite a…

Happy 2019 from Hampstead!

Welcome to 2019 everyone...and from all of us here at La Gaffe in jolly Hampstead, we wish you only good…

Two Hampstead merchants throw one fine evening!

There’s nothing we like more at La Gaffe than working with other small businesses.  Not only do we know just…

‘Italian Night’ – a roaring success…

Last month, La Gaffe in Hampstead threw a very special evening, showing just why we’re a fantastic choice for anyone…

Welcome to Hampstead…

Welcome to the La Gaffe blog.  It's been a long time coming but now we're finally up and running, we're…