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Brigadiers is the City's new Indian barbecue restaurant from the Gymkhana folks - updated

Charred, smoked and grilled is the name of the game at Brigadiers, which will be cooking up all manner of kebabs, chops, tikka and feasting options for hungry City sorts, with a huge selection of beer to wash it all down.

Read more: Brigadiers is the City's new Indian barbecue restaurant from the Gymkhana folks - updated

Jackson Boxer and Andrew Clarke are opening St Leonards in Shoreditch - updated

The Brunswick House restaurateur and his chef and partner Andrew Clarke have a fire and ice focus for their new Shoreditch restaurant with an ice bar for raw fish and shellfish and open hearth cooking for meat and vegetables.…

Read more: Jackson Boxer and Andrew Clarke are opening St Leonards in Shoreditch - updated

Kyseri in Fitzrovia will be Selin Kiazim and Laura Christie's second restaurant

The duo behind Shoreditch's popular Oklava restaurant,Selin Kiazim and Laura Christie, are opening another restaurant, this time in Fitzrovia, where they'll be making Turkish pasta in the window and serving up an eclectic selection of wines.…

Read more: Kyseri in Fitzrovia will be Selin Kiazim and Laura Christie's second restaurant

Dalston fave Jones and Sons is coming to Islington with a second restaurant

With five years of success in Dalston under their belt, it's now time for Jones & Sons to expand. They're coming to Angel - you can expect a damned good Sunday lunch and more...…

Read more: Dalston fave Jones and Sons is coming to Islington with a second restaurant

Hans' Bar and Grill opening on Chelsea's Pavilion Road is from the Chewton Glen team

New to Chelsea's Pavilion Road, from the team behind iconic hotels Cliveden and Chewton Glen this all day restaurant and bar aims to be a stylish neighbourhood spot for SW1 folk.…

Read more: Hans' Bar and Grill opening on Chelsea's Pavilion Road is from the Chewton Glen team

Pleasant Lady are bringing their jian bing trading stall to Spitalfields

They've been doing a storming trade out of their street hatch in Soho, but now Pleasant Lady Jian Bing Trading Stall are bringing their Chinese snackage to Spitalfields. They'll be opening a stall in The Kitchens at Old Spitalfields Market.

If you haven't made it down yet to the original Soho hatch in the wall, what you've been missing out on are crispy skin crepes, stuffed with savoury fillings…

Read more: Pleasant Lady are bringing their jian bing trading stall to Spitalfields

Pitta Bun hopes to entice fans of Greek food to Newburgh Street in Carnaby

Promising a new take on the kebab, this pitta restaurant will feature sweet and savoury filled pitta breads as well as serving up Greek beers and wines.…

Read more: Pitta Bun hopes to entice fans of Greek food to Newburgh Street in Carnaby

Italian dinner at Selfridges' Alto brings over top Michelin-starred chefs

If you don't have the budget or enough days holiday to take to do a gastro tour of Italy this year, an upcoming event at Selfridges will do the job instead.

The newly-opened rooftop restaurant Alto by San Carlo is throwing one heck of a dinner in June where the chefs from five top Italian restaurants are popping up for just one night. All in all, there'll be seven Michelin-stars at the restaurant…

Read more: Italian dinner at Selfridges' Alto brings over top Michelin-starred chefs

Gilly's Fry Bar is moving from Finsbury Park to the West End

Updated 30/5/18 with more details

OK, so now we're totally regretting raving on so much about Gilly's Fry Bar. Why? Because the Finsbury Park Japanese meets Northern Chippy is closing and relocating to the West End.

In an email today, owner Neil Gill revealed that "when we launched Gilly's Fry Bar a year ago, on the flimsiest of shoestrings, it was more in hope than expectation. It had long been…

Read more: Gilly's Fry Bar is moving from Finsbury Park to the West End

Casa Bonita Mexican bar is popping up in Kingly Street

Just a few weeks after Cinnamon Soho announced it was closing, the Inception Group (the folk behind Mr Foggs and Bunga Bunga and who also run Cahoots just around the corner in Kingly Court) have said they'll be popping up there with a new bar Casa Bonita.

The Latin bar will open towards the end of June for a six-month period serving up various cocktails using Bacardi, Banks and Santa Teresa rums,…

Read more: Casa Bonita Mexican bar is popping up in Kingly Street

Farzi Cafe is bringing its experimental Indian food to London

Fancy a deconstructed shepherd's pie or a masala scotch egg? Then the London outpost of Farzi Cafe is for you. They're already big in India and now the restaurant with its experimental Indian cooking is coming to London. …

Read more: Farzi Cafe is bringing its experimental Indian food to London

Pizzas laden with baby back ribs - Yard Sale team up with The Rib Man for their special World Cup pizza

As fans of their pizzas, we're always on the look-out to see what Yard Sale's next special will be - and their next one sounds pretty special indeed. It's their World Cup pizza and sees them teaming up with the Rib Man for a month.

It will be their "double-fermented dough base topped with The Rib Man’s pulled baby-back ribs, which are cooked for eight hours so that the juicy meat falls…

Read more: Pizzas laden with baby back ribs - Yard Sale team up with The Rib Man for their special World Cup pizza

Dan Doherty is opening his first NYC restaurant with Rhubarb at Hudson Yards

Exciting times for Dan Doherty. Fresh from announcing last month that he was leaving Duck & Waffle to set up his own restaurant comes news that the next project he's involved with is in New York. Doherty has joined Rhubarb food group as a Chef Partner and he'll be running the show at their restaurant opening at Hudson Yards.

Doherty will be in good company at Hudson Yards, which is opening on…

Read more: Dan Doherty is opening his first NYC restaurant with Rhubarb at Hudson Yards

The Tapas Room's second restaurant will be in Deptford Market Yard

The folk behind Donostia Social Club are opening their second tapas room, this time in the growing Deptford Market Yard. They'll be offering tapas and wine to have their as well as all manner of Spanish produce to take home too.…

Read more: The Tapas Room's second restaurant will be in Deptford Market Yard

Feya on James Street will be a handy cafe for shoppers and Instagrammers alike

Just around the corner from Selfridges and St Christopher's Place, chef Zahra Khan is getting ready to open an all day cafe with a special breakfast menu by popular Finnish Instagrammer Vanelja.…

Read more: Feya on James Street will be a handy cafe for shoppers and Instagrammers alike

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