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Alan Yau is back with pide restaurant Yamabahçe in Marylebone

Following Babaji Pide, Alan Yau is back at it again with this pide-centric (Turkish flatbread) restaurant. 

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Slicer Decider returns for fifth year and here's who's competing

We love a good slider (or 10).They’re just oh-so-perfectly sized to snack on, and to fill up you have to eat *loads* of them - never a bad thing. It’s the kind of behaviour that we’ll be expecting from those who make it to London’s fifth Slider Decider competition.

Yes, the annual showdown to find the best slider in town is back for a fifth year, and once again they have a serious roster of names…

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Simon Rogan's Aulis returns to London as a herald for Roganic

In advance of the much-anticipated return of Roganic, Simon Rogan's Aulis sets up a new spot in London. It's an intimate 8-seater space that lets you preview food before it hits his restaurants…

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Adam Handling to open The Frog restaurant in Covent Garden

15/8/17 - updated with opening date

What: Adam Handling opens in Covent Garden

In a nutshell: The Frog goes west

Summing it all up: Adam Handling is bringing his Frog concept from Spitalfields to Covent Garden.…

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Santo Remedio triumphantly return with their new Bermondsey cantina and comedor

After a successful Kickstarter, the much-loved Santo Remedio has returned with their new Cantina & Comedor, a two-storey bar and restaurant on Tooley Street, with a charcoal grill, a bigger kitchen and reservations available for lunch and dinner.…

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Barcelona's Mamarosa restaurant is coming to London's Shoreditch Village

The Barcelona beach restaurant Mamarosa migrates to the new Shoreditch Village space. Expect a mix of Mediterranean and Italian cuisine (but no beach views). …

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The Truscott Arms returns with Racine’s Henry Harris leading the kitchen

It was a tragic day when The Truscott Arms was forced to close, and not just for lovers of its famous roasts. Now, the upmarket boozer is back to great fanfare, and not least of all because the former head chef of top Kensington French restaurant Racine will be leading the charge……

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The Hello Kitty cafe is back in London - popping up at Tombo Fitzrovia

Last year, the much obsessed-over Hello Kitty opened up the pop-up Hello Kitty cafe at Cutter and Squidge. Well that must have been a success because they're back again - this time taking over Tombo Fitzrovia for six weeks.

There will be Hello Kitty poké. Yes, even HK is getting in on that trend - and Tombo is already known for it. Alongside that will be Hello Kitty ice cream sundaes, c…

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A British meat-feast pizza is coming to Pizza Pilgrims with a little help from Cannon and Cannon

We do love a good pizza special here at Hot Dinners, and this team up between Cannon & Cannon and Pizza Pilgrims fits the bill nicely. It's the classic meat-feast pizza, but made just a little bit more British. It's been reinvented with all British cured meats from Cannon & Cannon, including:

  • Seaweed & Cider Salami, Cornish Charcuterie - from Cornwall
  • Blood, Wine & Choc Salami -…

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Caravan comes to the City with its Bloomberg Arcade restaurant

This is the latest Caravan to come to London. Part of Bloomberg Arcade, it's bringing new dishes and a brand new brunch menu along with it. …

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House of Lords to open the Peers' Dining Room to the public again

Updated 13/8/17 with new dates and prices

When it first started, Hot Dinners were among the first to enjoy eating in the House of Lords dining room when it opened to the public. And since then, it's become such a success that it's a regular event (and we've been back again ourselves).

For just a few days during the recess, you can enjoy a weekday lunch at the Peers’ Dining Room. Chefs there have…

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Is Caravan opening a new restaurant on Great Portland Street?

Looks like there could be another new Caravan on the way - this time on Great Portland Street. Expect coffee and brunch aplenty. …

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Cubé Restaurant and Kakurega Bar opens on Blenheim Street in Mayfair

The new spot serves sushi upstairs and has a downstairs hideaway bar serving Japanese cocktails…

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Pizza and burgers finally together at last, as Yard Sale meet Patty and Bun

Gosh, Yard Sale do *love* their mash ups. From Breddos to Rola Wala and NYC pizza legend Anthony Falco, the London pizzeria has been keeping their finger on the pulse of the best trader. And now they’ve announced another one, this time with beloved burger maestros, Patty & Bun.

That’s right - burger will meet pizza, and vice-versa. It’ll be a month long special as both restaurants swap ingred…

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Vegans get their own King's Cross food festival, courtesy of KERB

Vegans, start your engines. You’re about to get an entire food festival devoted entirely to animal-free food, courtesy of street food mavens KERB when they temporarily shack up in King’s Cross Canopy.

Livin On The Veg, as they’re calling it, will consist of eight vendors who'll all be trying to outdo each other in a chance to be crowned the best. It's all part of 'Ultimate Vegan Rumble' -  s…

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