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Test Driving the revamped Quo Vadis - compact yet still delivering great British food

There are some big changes afoot at one of Soho's oldest institutions. We make a return trip to Quo Vadis to see what's up.

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Test driving the Basque cuisine at Sagardi in Shoreditch

 We take a look at Sagardi, the Spanish import that's settled into Shoreditch and tuck into some Basque goodness.…

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Test Driving Yosma - Marylebone's new Turkish tavern

Yosma is a mayhene - which means a sort of Turkish gastropub - we went to check it out…

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Test Driving Foleys - a Fitzrovian restaurant inspired by world food

New Fitzrovian restaurant Foley's has a former Palomar chef in the kitchen and it shows…

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Test Driving Ikea's pop-up restaurant The Dining Club in Shoreditch

We make a return trip to one of Jason Atherton's early restaurants - has Little Social stood the test of time?…

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Test Driving Petit Pois - a perfect French bistro in Hoxton

Hip Hoxton marks a return to traditional bistro cooking with the arrival of Petit Pois on Hoxton Square…

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Test Driving Blanchette East - the French small plates restaurant gets a north African touch

Blanchette East is the second Blanchetter - this time they've settled on Brick Lane and there's a new North African influence on the menu. We take a look.…

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Return visit: Test Driving brunch on Bellanger's new terrace

It's all change at this Islington brasserie with a new menu and a new terrace…

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Test Driving the new menu at Jason Atherton's Little Social

We make a return trip to one of Jason Atherton's early restaurants - has Little Social stood the test of time?…

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Test Driving Park Chinois - Alan Yau's pleasure palace in Mayfair

Is Alan Yau's latest restaurant an overblown vanity project or great fun. Or both?…

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