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The London Laksa Bar sets up a residency in Dalston

If you love your laksa, then there's a new place to head straight for in Dalston. The London Laksa Bar sees them moving from their Broadway market stall into L'Atelier cafe.

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Enjoy a chef's table experience at The Taste Residence at Taste of London 2017

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We're always intrigued to see how Taste of London is going to step it up each year. You can always rely on the food festival to have something new to get London's foodies going and this year is no exception. Of all the fun stuff they have planned, we reckon The Taste Residence will be one of the key experiences to book for and the good news is that this is a money can buy situat…

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Shoreditch Boxpark adds new restaurants, including vegan kebabs

Shoreditch will get seven new restaurants when its Boxpark expands its arsenal of traders, and adds a summery new terrace, just in time for the warmer weather.

First up is Coqfighter, who’ll be dishing up fried chicken and beer having made the jump east from the sister Boxpark in Croydon, while Poptata (excitingly described as a 'premium chipmaker') will be serving up their big salty cones of fri…

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Stecca brings fresh, simple Italian food to Chelsea’s Hollywood Road

Stefano Stecca is keeping it simple in his latest project by using top grade ingredients to create traditional Italian cuisine, including Crudi - a raw fish dish made with freshly caught Cornish fish. Perfect for the warmer months.…

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Jazzgir serves up Mediterranean food with a jazz soundtrack in Canary Wharf

Tuna carpaccio, fresh pappardelle and more at this all-day restaurant in Harbour Exchange Square, where you can grab a cocktail and enjoy the view, all while listening to live jazz from acts like the Canary Three.…

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Islington's Beyond Bread is serving gluten-free dinner with pizza, cocktails and more

If you can’t have gluten, then you should already have Islington’s gluten-free bakery Beyond Bread on your radar. However there’s big news - following on from their gluten-free brunches, they’ve just announced a brand new evening menu so you can enjoy an entire gluten-free dinner, from cheese straws to the cocktails, like their wheat-free Bloody Mary.

Some of the menu options you can expect inclu…

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The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen (and its happy hour) is coming to Covent Garden

After a 10 month residency in South Kensington, the oyster experts have found a permanent home in Covent Garden to serve up the shellfish every which way, as well as heaps of British seafood, wine, champagne and a very attractive Happy Hour offer……

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Mei Ume will be the Japanese and Chinese restaurant at Four Seasons Ten Trinity Square

Chefs from Royal China, Saske No Hana and Yauatcha join forces in this Japanese/Chinese restaurant opening at the Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square…

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Nobu Hotel Shoreditch (plus restaurant) is opening in London

22/5/17 - updated with opening date

What: Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

In a nutshell: Nobu gets a third London restaurant. Oh, and there's a hotel attached. 

Summing it all up: Nobu have opened hotels across the globe, but this is their first European one, right in the heart of Shoreditch. And, of course, that means Shoreditch is getting a Nobu restaurant too.…

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Flat Iron's latest steak emporium comes to Portobello

The growth of Flat Irons in London continues with their latest on Golborne Road. Expect their flat iron steak for a tenner and more...…

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Eighty-Six brings an impressive list of chef residencies to Borough

A new series of chef residencies is coming to Borough Market and we have to admit - the names involved are pretty impressive, it's all about the chefs showcasing what they'd do with their upcoming restaurants.…

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Does Dukes London serve the city's best martinis?

Given how much we, or at least I, love martinis - it's a mystery as to how it took so long to get around to trying those at Dukes. Because, if you didn't know it already, the St James hotel has forged quite the reputation as purveyor of the best in town.

What Dukes has going for it, in spades, is history. It used to be the favoured watering hole of the James Bond creator, Ian Fleming. Legend has…

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Sky Garden launches sunrise breakfast tours

If you've been wondering how to pep up your breakfast (and, frankly, who among us haven't?) we have a suggestion. How about brekkie 35 storeys high as the sun rises over London?

That's the new offering at Sky Garden. Book a sunrise tour and you'll get a chance to roam around the indoor gardens with a guide and then finish up with breakfast as the sun comes up over the City.

As for the actual brea…

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Bite Me Burger Co is Adam Rawson’s new mini-burger restaurant

Try the Duck Me with duck, hoisin and truffle mayo, the Lambtastic with stilton, and The BC with cream cheese aioli and bacon all in one sitting at the Bite Me Burger Co, Adam Rawson’s new mini-burger brand.…

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Crosstown launch vegan doughnuts and a new bar in Victoria

Crosstown's latest creation is with us today and it's something that will make the growing vegan community very pleased indeed. They're finishing off the vegetarian week by launching their own vegan doughnut range. 

Each week, there will be a new vegan flavour at all Crosstowns. Starting with the first three weekends, expect the chocolate truffle ring - vegan sourdough with a dark chocolate ganac…

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