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Copenhagen's Mother Pizzeria is coming to London

Italian meets Danish with the arrival of Mother to Battersea. Best known in its native Denmark, this is their first spot out of that country and they'll have a big outdoor space too.

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Murano has a new head chef as Oscar Holgado leaves Pitt Cue

From city meat palace to swanky Mayfair Italian, Holgado has returned to his roots…

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Clare Smyth to open Core in Notting Hill, her first solo restaurant

The former Chef Patron of Gordon Ramsay Royal Hospital Road is opening her first solo venture and it's going to be one of London's biggest openings.…

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Suvlaki is bringing their Greek kebabs to Brick Lane

When the sun’s out, we love food that makes us feel like we’re on our summer hols. This new Greek restaurant in Shoreditch looks just the job, complete with an open plan kitchen and robata charcoal grill for that oh-so-summery BBQ smell.…

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Billy Smokes brings Tex/Brit BBQ to London Field’s Institute of Light

If you’re the sort of Londoner who thinks browsing vinyls and watching a film with your BBQ’d dinner sounds just great, then you’ll be wanting to head to Hackney Fields hipster hub the Institute of Light, which is just about to launch a residency with Billy Smokes.

Operating out of what IOL dubs “one of the coolest terraces in London Fields”, Billy Smokes will be dishing up all the usually summer…

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Crab, crab and yet more crab at Marylebone’s Fancy Crab

Fans of shellfish will be keen to get to this new all-day concept restaurant in Marylebone where red king crab is the order of the day, every day.  If that's not enough to lure you in, then there’ll be other seafood delicacies and two bars as well.…

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Test Driving Humble Grape - Islington gets a long-awaited wine bar

Yes, we're quite excited about a new wine bar opening up in our manor. Let us tell you everything you need to know about Humble Grape...…

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Bufle is bringing bubble waffles and cocktails to Soho

Bubble waffles are probably the trendiest dessert around at this moment, and Bufle is the latest spot to dish them out to Londoners. Expect matched cocktails too.…

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Little Moons brings black espresso ice cream to Selfridges

Is that cup of expresso just not doing it for you? Need a more instant hit of caffeine? Then this shot of express in ice cream form may fit the bill. 

It's from a new pop-up in the Selfridges Food Hall, Little Moons, who will be selling their mochi ice cream. The Black Espresso Shot also mixes that shot with raw activated charcoal made from coconut shells - so it's ticking all the boxes for the t…

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Art of Dining's Lucky and Joy comes to east London

After a run at the Institute of Light, there's a new spot for Art of Dining's Chinese pop-up. They'll be setting up shop in the arches on Cambridge Heath Road.…

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A first look at the revamped Simpson's in the Strand

Simpson's in the Strand is one of London's most iconic restaurants - and it's just emerged from a much-needed revamp...…

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Test Driving Coupette in Bethnal Green - a very French cocktail bar

With Calvados and more on the menu, Coupette is a very French cocktail bar in Bethnal Green. We head east for an early look.…

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P.F. Chang's comes to London with their Asian Table in Covent Garden

They're pretty huge in the States and now P.F. Chang's is coming to London with their new concept. Expect an Asian brunch and drinks from the people behind Worship St Whistling Shop.…

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Hammerton Brewery have opened House of Hammerton on Holloway Road

Islington beer folk Hammerton Brewery have opened their own pub on the Holloway Road…

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