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May Breakfast

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Dakin & Co

Date of Breakfasting: Wednesday 13th May

Nearest tube is London Bridge

Location: 7 London Bridge Walk, London, SE1

A map can be found here:

http://www.london-se1.co.uk/restaurants/map/240/dakin-and-co

the cafe is near London Bridge Station, near to where Richer Sounds is on that walkway bit above the road.

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Harry at the Giggling Sausage has been doing breakfasts for 22 years, and the end product certainly shows that although practice never actually achieves perfection, it certainly gets you pretty close.  With proper chunky chips, well cooked eggs, generous servings of beans, tasty black puddings, and the obligatory namesake sausage, this place certainly lives up to its promise.

As happy to provide  you with individually ordered items as they are to rustle up any of the voluminous array of set breakfast options,  the service certainly cannot be faulted.  And, on seeing our poster, the proprieter nipped over to our table to discuss a few of the finer points of the aesthetics of a well-organised breakfast spread.

Was anything wrong at all?  Not much.  The eggs could perhaps have been slightly less greasy – but as they were cooked to just the right degree, it’s hard to fault.  Overall: highly recommended