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Mama Mia! The Party London plans dancing queens and dinner in Waterloo

There are plans afoot to bring the Abba dinner theatre experience to London - expect retsina, renditions and a lot of audience participation

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RIGO' brings fine dining to Fulham from an Italian chef

After training under Alain Ducasse and earning Michelin stars in top European restaurants, Gonzalo Luzarraga is now bringing his expert skills in high quality Italian food to Fulham’s New King’s Road, in a luxe new restaurant that’ll be spread across three rooms.…

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Jacob's is doing a free cracker-themed pop-up in Covent Garden

 

Cracker manufacturer Jacob's is the latest brand to hop on the pop-up bandwagon.

Just when you think you've seen every unassuming store-cupboard item turned into a hero ingredient, along comes Jacob's with "the world's first cracker restaurant", and Blur's Alex James is involved as well.

It'll be running for one day only, and customers will be invited to "experiment with crackers in ways they ne…

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Our pick of dishes to try at Taste of London 2017

If you're thinking of heading down to Taste of London this year, check out our guide before you go, of the best dishes to try this year…

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Here's why there's a lot of love for Borough Market and the restaurants around it

As Borough Market reopens after the attack, we look at the many reasons why Londoners, and tourists, love this food market and the streets around it so much.…

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Downstairs at Machiya is a new basement bar from the Kanada-Ya team

After enjoying a homely Japanese dinner in Machiya, head downstairs to their new basement bar to try the whiskey, cocktails, and maybe even bowl of lotus root chips with miso mayo (if you have room).…

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Duddell's arrives in London Bridge with Michelin-starred dim sum

After setting down roots in 11 spots in Hong Kong, Duddell's is making the leap to the UK, opening its first overseas restaurant in the palatial St Thomas Church in London Bridge.…

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Minnow neighbourhood restaurant comes to Clapham Common

There's Robata-grilled whole roast poussin, caramelised watermelon with Campari sorbet and baby octopus with curry leaf paste on offer at Minnow, Clapham Common's newest all day dining hot spot - plus, breakfast cocktails.…

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Bill Granger is bringing Granger and Co to Chelsea's Pavilion Road

12/6/17 - updated with opening date

What: Granger & Co

In a nutshell: Aussie all-day spot

Summing it all up: Bill Granger brings his all day Aussie cafe to the Pavilion Road development in Chelsea…

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Walnut in Finsbury Park has an ex-Angela Hartnett chef running the show

After 25 years working for Gordon Ramsay and Angela Hartnett, chef Emma Duggan is going solo with this restaurant on Stroud Green Road, just north of Finsbury Park station…

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Fiz brings pop up bubbles to Brewer Street’s Lights of Soho

Lights of Soho, Brewer Street’s neon art gallery, is set to get a new sparkling wine bar for the summer by the name of Fiz, inspired by the cava bars of Barcelona.

Rather than requiring people to commit to a single pricey bottle, as is often the case in champagne bars, Fiz will encourage visitors to sample multiple different types of bubbly. There’ll be around 10 varieties to choose from, with bo…

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Chit Chaat Chai comes to Proud East’s Pop-Up India, with Indian street food

The next pop-up to hit Hackney art and gallery space Proud East is Chit Chaat Chai, an Indian street food restaurant from Wandsworth, who’ll be settling in for the duration of the gallery's summer-long Pop-Up India event.

Chit Chaat Chai’s speciality is chaat, the small sharing plates of Indian food from which they take their name, which they’ll be serving up to visitors throughout the Pop-Up Ind…

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Rola Wala goes permenant in Spitalfields with their sourdough naan and curries

After a long relationship with Street Feast, Rola Wala finally becomes a permanent fixture in Spitalfield, with their healthy do-it-yourself Indian grub, including Nagaland lamb, Bengali-spiced beef and plenty to please the vegan and gluten-free crowd too.…

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AA Gill's Rolls Royce is up for auction

Fancy owning the late restaurant critic's car?…

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