Surfing up the turf it’s not easy – it’s Big Easy

Last updated on November 7th, 2016 at 07:26 pm

Big easy was first mentioned to me by my university friends as a really good grill and seafood place, and how they actually get enough to eat there (we all know someone who can inhale food like a bottomless hole).
Surfing up the tuf isn't easy, it's Big Easy
However, I had been far to engross in the world that is Burger and Lobster and it wasn’t until recently that I actually visited the restaurant.
And man did I wish I had gone earlier.(Run into the lobstershack!!!)
Decorated like a 19th century America surf and turf place, the neon lights and slick black bricks gives a good contrast and allow the lights to reflect in a rustic, decadent way. Since we didn’t book a table, we arrived around five to make sure we can get food and scored a high table next to the door.
P1090883P1090882Sat happily across from the window and flashing neon open sign, I proceeded to check out the menu. To be completely honest – most dishes, if not all, are not cheap. But that’s not important. Because what’s important it’s their daily deal.
With a different offer every Monday to Thursday, you can get the best food and drinks under £22 per person. Be it Hog roast, lobster or fajitas, unless you hate meat and seafood there will be a good day for you. There is a slight variation between the one at Kings Road and the one in Covert Garden, and you can check out both here:
https://bigeasy.co.uk/#kings-road-daily-specials
https://bigeasy.co.uk/#covent-garden-daily-specials
For Thursday, the daily deal features steak and lobster, completed with fries and a choice of frozen margarita or beer for £21.95. We nearly overlooked the deal, which was placed on a different side of the menu but thankfully we saw it in time to change our order.
We got given our bibs and put them on eagerly!
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I would be lying if I said I didn’t went without a certain standard, especially since lobster and steak are among one of my most favourite food. I expected the lobster to be sub-par that of Burger and Lobster, but hoped the steak would at least be something akin to amazing.
First thing first: the cocktail came in a pretty, shallow glass with salt sprinkled around the rim. I am no expert in cocktail tasting but it was pretty good in my books.P1090902My lil sis taking some snaps for instagram
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The portion size for the steak and lobster was reasonable, with fries and salads on the side as well.  I was over the moon with the quality of everything – sometimes you get good steak and lobster but crap fries.
Despite being full about three quarters of the way into the meal, I was too in love to let my food go and ended up finishing the entire thing.
Overall – I couldn’t be happier with our choices and would definitely be coming back time and again!

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Written by Nam Cheah

Hi, my name is Nam. I am 24 and spent half my life in Hong Kong and the other half in UK. I believe there's endless experience and beauty in the world and this is me chronicling how to experience the best at the best price.

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