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Tickets on sale for 5 Star Burger in aid of Action Against Hunger

Burgers and good deed doing - what could make for a better evening out than that? So we're right behind an event being put together by author Tom Hunt. He's invited some rather interesting folk to join forces and create the ultimate Five Star Burger, for a special one-off fundraising event.

The burger dream team are Hawksmoor, Martin Morales (Ceviche/Andina), Daniel Young (Burger Monday), Forza Wi…

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TwoRuba all day bar and restaurant comes to Tower Bridge

Will this major relaunch of a hotel restaurant and bar succeed in appealing to both Borough foodies and City folk? We'll have to wait and see.…

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Stelle Di Stelle at Harrods brings Italian Michelin starred chefs to London

September. Traditionally the month where you've returned from your summer break having used up all your holiday time and where the months until the next bank holiday stretch out into infinity.

But lo - there is light on the horizon in the form of Harrods which is launching Stelle Di Stelle - a pop up collection of five of Italy's best restaurants. So there's no need to forlornly check Ryanair pric…

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Randall & Aubin offers Champagne list with food-matching

We've had a few wine-matched dinners over the years but we rather like the sound of the twist that Randall and Aubin have introduced at their Soho restaurant.

Rather than match the wine to your food, you'll start out with the champagne list - available in half-bottles - and they'll suggest seafood to match your choice of booze.  This includes:

  • Half bottle of Moutard Champagne Prestige…

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London's coldest martini? New cocktails on the list at Galvin at Windows

Hot Dinners were back, after too long an absence, at Galvin at Windows at the top of the Park Lane Hilton last night where we'd been invited to work our way through try the new Prescription cocktails created by their Bar Manager, Boris Ivan.

Billed to treat 'any conditions you may have' the new drinks include Penicillin (Laphroaig 10yo, Monkey 47, ginger, honey, fresh lemon, Lavender bitters) and…

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Butler's Wharf Blackout returns for 2014

Last year's Butler's Wharf Blackout was a huge success and this September the Thameside restaurants run by D&D London will once again be turning to candlelight for a series of dinners.

As part of the Totally Thames festival each restaurant will turn off their lights and put on candlelit dinners so you can fully enjoy the beauty of the Thames.

The first week will be at Le Pont de la Tour and wi…

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Gillray's puts a 7kg steak platter on the menu

Nothing says birthday celebrations quite like a plate of meat sufficient to sate a Henry VIII size appetite. This mammoth meat fest is the 258oz (7.3kg) steak platter going on the menu at South Bank steakhouse Gillray's. It's to celebrate the 258th birthday of the restaurant's namesake - cartoonist James Gillray.

It'll be available for a week - from 11th - 17th August, and features:

  • Two ‘Bullshe…

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Bobo Social brings high-end burgers to Charlotte Street

The burger train shows no signs of slowing down with a new high-end concept landing in Charlotte Street (not too far from high-end hot dog restaurant Bubbledogs).

Their name is apparently short for "Bourgeois Bohemian, denotes the combination of the free-spirited artistry of the Bohemian with the worldly ambitions of the Bourgeois lifestyle." It comes from Michael Benson (Sticky Fingers, Palm Court Brasserie and Supperclub London) and Jacinta Maddison who's primarily looking after the design…


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Salmon-based restaurant Salmontini opening in Belgravia

This restaurant chain has been established in the Middle East, with restaurants in Lebanon, Jeddah and Dubai, and now they've settled on a London home in Belgravia (taking over from Palm).…

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Ristorante Frescobaldi restaurant and wine bar coming to Mayfair

The Frescobaldi family are apparently "one of Italy’s oldest and most respected wine dynasties and now they’re opening a British outpost of their popular Dei Frescobaldi restaurants.…


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