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Authentique Epicerie and Bar to open on Fortess Road

All-French team join forces to open this wine bar on Fortess Road, which will also sell French food and serve as a wine store too.

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What's the best London restaurant to be a regular at?

Yesterday, restaurateur Stevie Parle (Palatino, Rotorino, Pastaio) took to Twitter to ask a great question.

He went on to elaborate; "A place that really looks after its regulars, food you can eat at least once a week and service that gives a shit. Like river caff but not west and not only fo…

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Michelin-starred room service as Marcus Wareing steps up to offer private catering at The Berkeley

Here’s one for the next time you win the lottery. Knightsbridge's luxer-than-luxe 5* hotel The Berkeley has just unveiled its brand new, sweeping-skyline-views-glass-roofed Pavilion Suites. And if you’re in such a ritzy room, it’d surely be a shame to leave it simply to acquire your evening meal, so why not choose room service, now available from none other than Michelin-starred celeb chef Marcus…

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Shu Xiangge arrives in Chinatown with authentic Sichuan hotpots

There are 80 ingredients for you to build your ideal hotpot from at this sizable new Chinatown restaurant, from traditional tripe and aorta to Wagyu beef and seafood.…

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CHIK'N are popping up at the Camden Roundhouse

If you've ever found yourself with a fried chicken craving in Camden, then we have good news for you. Masters of the fried chicken sandwich, CHIK'N are popping up in the Camden Roundhouse. And there are new dishes too. 

On the first pop-up menu (1st - 4th Feb) will be:

  • Sandwiches that include: Straight Up CHIK'N and three specials - Gangnam Style, Tamarind Express, Baja Tex Mex (v…

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Gillray's have supersized the Yorkshire pudding and we're all for it

Whether it's the cold weather or our general need for carbs, London has currently got a bit of pash for Yorkshire puddings. Last week we reported on a new Liverpool Street pub doing bottomless yorkies - now a riverside restaurant is supersizing them.

Gillray's over at the London Marriott Hotel County Hall has always been a place serving up British classics. But the dish of note on their new a la…

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Tonkotsu are the latest restaurant to open at the Battersea Power Station development

Tonkotsu are opening their latest ramen restaurant at Battersea Power Station, the latest in an impressive line-up of restaurants to open at the iconic space. The Battersea branch will have seating for 26 inside and a further 26 outside on the terrace, as well as having takeaway and delivery options.

On the menu as well as their trademark ramen, you can expect gyoza and Eat The Bits chilli c…

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Bryn Williams's new Somerset House restaurant will showcase Welsh produce

Odette's chef Bryn Williams is set to open a fruit and veg focused restaurant overlooking the river at Somerset House…

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Fred Sirieix heads all-star chef line-up for 2018's Chocs for Chance

Eating chocolate at any time is a pleasurable experience. But eating chocolate and doing good at the same time is way better. So we're hugely behind the return of Chocs for Chance - a charity auction co-founded by Fred Sirieix of First Dates fame (and also General Manager at Galvin at Windows restaurant).

The idea is simple. Top chefs create some amazing boxes of chocolates. They're raffled in an…

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Banh Bao Brothers comes to the Waterloo Leake Street Tunnels with Vietnamese food

One of the first openings in the redeveloped Leake Street tunnels by Waterloo will be this Vietnamese restaurant and cocktail bar serving up noodles and Banh baos - their take on the traditional breakfast bun…

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Salt Bae is opening a Nusr-Et steakhouse in London

30/1/18 - updated with location and more info

Sometimes restaurants take a little while to get from concept to actually coming to life and this is a good example. Exactly one year to the day since we talked about Internet sensation/meme Salt Bae opening a London restaurant, we finally have some real details. 

As it's been a while, here's a little catch up on "who in the hell is Salt Bae?" We…

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Linda Lee’s On the Dak opens in Covent Garden with heaps of Korean chicken

Sweet soy fried chicken, barbecue chicken, chicken noodle soup… Linda Lee’s newest Korean restaurant is based in Covent Garden and is all about the poultry.…

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Tickets on sale for National Chicken Wing Day

If you love chicken wings, then perhaps you already know that London's had its own chicken wing festival since 2014. London Wing Fest has been showcasing the best chicken wings around thanks to the efforts of Randy's Wing Bar.

But did you also know that that the humble chicken wing is now SO popular in the UK it's getting its very own day of celebration, Mr Hyde National Chicken Wing Day?

If you…

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Vegetables take centre stage at Plant Life festival at Camden's Roundhouse

Veggies, vegans, flexitarians or even meat eaters who love veg - you're all welcome at a new two-day festival celebrating edible plants. Hitting Camden this summer, Plant Life is bringing together some powerhouse chefs who'll be talking about the joys of a plant-based diet. The good news is that it's not just talk - there'll be workshops and cooking as well.

The festival was conceived of by Franc…

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A second By Chloe. is coming to London at Tower Bridge

The popular US vegan chain is following up its first opening in Covent Garden with it's second at One Tower Bridge. Expect vegan fast food aplenty.  …

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