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Peg will be the P Franco team's third opening, taking over Legs in Hackney

The P Franco team's empire continues to expand. This, their third opening, will take over the former Legs restaurant on Morning Lane with an all counter dining and drinking space.

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Nathan Outlaw is opening a new restaurant at The Goring

Nathan Outlaw is changing his London base of operations. He's opening a new restaurant at The Goring in Victoria - a more casual seafood-led affair that's the hotel's first new restaurant in over 100 years. …

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Modern British on the roof at Vintry and Mercer hotel in the City

Those who are fans of South Kensington’s The Ampersand will want to make a note of this one - the City's newest hotel Vintry & Mercer boasts multiple places to eat and drink, including a rooftop restaurant where you can enjoy the view along with your charcoal-grilled meal.…

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Fred Sirieix and Allegra McEvedy join up for new CBBC show Restaurant Dream Team

OK - how good does this sound? The lovely Fred Sirieix, fresh from another series of pairing up romance-searchers on First Dates, has just announced his latest TV show.

He and chef (and the original co-founder of Leon) Allegra McEvedy - are going to be the hosts of Restaurant Dream Team. But this is no primetime show - it's actually going to be on CBBC.

In a post on Instagram today Fred said: "we…

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Orasay in Notting Hill will be the new restaurant from Jackson Boxer and Andrew Clarke

The duo behind Brunswick House and St Leonards are expanding to the west of the city with this new Scottish-inspired seafood restaurant in Notting Hill.…

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The Camden Grocer opens the doors to its luxury deli and cafe in Camden's Stables Market

A trio with experience in London's top food stores have picked Camden to launch their range of upmarket deli and cafes.…

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Dominique Ansel picks Covent Garden for his second London bakery

Ever since he opened in London Ansel's bakery has been packed - so expect fans to follow him here to Covent Garden, particularly if there's a new menu of cakes to try.…

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No. Fifty Cheyne will be the new incarnation of Cheyne Walk Brasserie

A nine-month renovation and a new chef make for an entirely new offering on one of London’s most famous streets as Cheyne Walk Brasserie becomes No. Fifty Cheyne.t…

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Harlequin comes to Wandsworth with an ex Ledbury and Harwood Arms chef

James Erasmus - who comes via the Harwood Arms and the Ledbury - is offering a monthly-changing set menu drawing on his South African heritage and seasonal British produce.…

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Super hip Japanese coffee brand Omotesando Koffee is opening in London's Rathbone Square development

London's Rathbone Square will be the first European opening for this cool coffee chain which originated as a one man spot in Tokyo. …

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London's foodies respond to the New York Times's

 

You'd have thought the New York Times would have known by now how Londoners react to negative press about them. Earlier on this year, a travel writer for the newspaper provoked widespread trolling with his thoughts about our dining scene. And now, the paper is at it again. Today, they foolishly asked their Twitter followers to share any 'petty' crimes they might have experienced in London.…

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Time Out Market is now coming to Waterloo

Time Out have been planning a food market in London for some time. Now they've finally settled on Waterloo with a huge area of food and drink planned. …

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Spuntino is opening a second restaurant - in Heathrow's Terminal 3

From humble beginnings in 2011 to a Soho institution, Spuntino charmed Londoners with their American-inspired small plates and counter dining. Now, they’re taking things in a slightly different direction, with a second restaurant with a new brunch and takeaway menu - in Heathrow Terminal 3.…

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Maremma will serve up Tuscan cooking in the heart of Brixton

Two Brixton locals, with one foot in Italy and the other in south London, are opening a neighbourhood spot on Brixton Water Lane serving up a range of Tuscan treats.…

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