"Black Pepper offers plush dining and an excellent choice of alcoholic drinks...."
- icHarrow newspaper Thursday Sept 14th 2006

“Black Pepper is the big event of the season. An overnight sensation. Black Pepper is the new landmark for fine cuisine in Hatch End. The sophisticated restaurant and cocktail bar is the talk of town among lovers of food and wine.”
- Lucy Rose for The Jewish News 20th July 2006

“Black Pepper has certainly got the ambience right: smart yet casual…there was a vibrant, bustling atmosphere throughout, giving the restaurant a real West End feel.”
- Optima Magazine 22nd July 2006

"A 'West End' restaurant at our doorstep."
- www.TotalEating.co.uk 2006