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Pamban brings chai, coffee and a touch of Indian and Sri Lankan food to Camden Market

There's a new coffee house with a difference coming to Camden Market very soon and it definitely looks like one to watch. 

It's called Pamban - named after an island right between India and Sri Lanka - which is where the duo opening it hail from. And it'll be mainly a chai and coffee house - with all the chai (masala, rose and lavender) served in clay cups. 

But it's their all-day eats menu which…

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A new Hoppers is coming to St Christopher's Place, Marylebone

One of Soho's most popular restaurants is getting a sibling as Hoppers comes to Marylebone. Expect this second place to be much larger than the first too.…

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LA-style Wedge Issue Pizza are coming to Shoreditch

Already popular on Clerkenwelll road, this sees Wedge Issue Pizza land in Shoreditch. They have LA style thin crust pizzas and cater pretty well for the vegan crowd too...…

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Neil Rankin's Temper comes to Angel Court in the City - and it's all about curry and gin

Neil Rankin turns his barbecue expertise to his second temper restaurant. But while the first was about meat and tacos, this is all about curries cooked on open flames using creative ingredients, and there’ll be 20 different types of gin for you to sample too……

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Flesh & Buns prepares to relaunch with a new party menu and bigger bar

Covent Garden has got a hot new party venue as Flesh & Buns prepares to relaunch with a new look and menu…

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ICHIBUNS are bringing wagyu burgers and ramen to Soho

The somewhat oddly named ICHIBUNS is the latest restaurant from the folk behind Nobu, Busaba Eathai etc. This one's a bid for a roll-out, featuring burgers, rolls, ramen and more on the menu.…

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Bean & Wheat brings 'no waste' salads, snacks and more to Liverpool Street

Not satisfied with adding more outposts of The Frog to London, Adam Handling is also opening his own cafe in the City. And it's all about helping his restaurants to go fully waste free.…

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Saucy pasta bar with a twist is opening on Tottenham Court Road

Dublin chef sets her sights on London with this Tottenham Court Road pasta bar that has a distinctly healthy range of options…

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The London Magnum pleasure store is back in Covent Garden - double-dip ice-cream goodness

Double. Dipped. Magnum ice-creams. If that's music to your ears, is then you'll be wanting to make a beeline for Covent Garden during the next heatwave, where the hugely popular Magnum Pleasure Store pop-up is set to open for the summer.

If you can get over the 50 Shades-esque name, then head to Earlham Street in Seven Dials, where you'll be able to choose from 20 toppings and different kinds of…

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Tombo opens their third poke restaurant in Fitzrovia

Select from Tombo’s classic options or build-your-own poke bowl at their newest venue in Fitzrovia, and indulge in a matcha green tea sundae.…

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Lord of the Wings brings Buffalo Wings to The Duke’s Head in Highgate

Lord of the Wings are bringing their fried, free range, sauce-drenched chicken wings to Highgate pub The Duke’s Head

American-inspired buffalo wings is Lord of the Wings' speciality, who are temporarily moving into The Duke’s Head, bringing with them lots of Southern-style cooking, including minted watermelon salad, tropical frozen fruit bars and of course, lots of Buffalo wings, slathered in one…

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London Bridge Open Kitchen​ food festival returns to celebrate the restaurants and bars of London Bridge

You can’t keep London Bridge down. After the jubilant reopening of Borough Market, London Bridge Open Kitchen has just announced it'll be going ahead, along with the full list of vendors.

This year, the food festival will be tucked away in on one of St Thomas Street’s many railway arches beneath The Shard. There, you’ll be able to tuck into street food-friendly portions from local places like The…

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Crosstown launch all-American doughnuts for Independence Day

There's a trio of all-American doughnuts hitting Crosstown just in time for Independence Day…

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