THE GAMEBIRD

What? Fancy meat feast.

Where? The Stafford London, 16-18 St James's Pl, SW1A 1NJ

When? When you want your feet up and the fire on.  Comfort food at its chicest.

Why? Because the utterly British menu simply can't be beaten. 

I would have? Roe deer tartare, egg emulsion, worcester sauce, charcoal mayonnaise £14.50 | The Game Bird, roast pigeon, onion purée, hispi, turnips, braised leg, ‘bullshot’ £42.

Inside track? Sneak to the Stafford's American bar for a Scotch after.