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Wild Honey is relocating from Mayfair to Pall Mall becoming Wild Honey St James

It's always lovely being the bearer of glad tidings, and for anyone who was a fan of Mayfair restaurant Wild Honey, this is very good news.

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AngloThai head to Counter Culture and The Dairy for a summer residency and supper series

Fresh from their successful residency at Highbury's Mountgrove Bothy, husband and wife team - John Chantarasak and Desiree West's AngloThai are heading to south London for their next venture. They'll be popping up at Robin and Sarah Gill's Clapham restaurants, Counter Culture and The Dairy for May and June.

First up, they'll be taking over Counter Culture serving up their traditional Thai recipes…

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The Guinea Grill revisited - a steak haven in Mayfair

The Guinea Grill has been serving up excellent steaks since the 1950s and their reputation is only getting greater. We pop down to put those steaks to the test. …

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104 in Notting Hill is Richard Wilkins' miniature fine dining restaurant

 

Chef Richard Wilkins has moved into West London to open his solo venture, serving up a modern French fine dining menu.…

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Chez Maiss is a new Hammersmith wine bar

Heading to the tube at Hammersmith and really fancy a good glass of wine? This could be the place. …

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Darby's will be Robin Gill's Irish-influenced restaurant at Embassy Gardens

An Irish-influenced menu will be on offer at the ground floor at Robin Gill's next restaurant Darby’s – and also at the development’s incredible Sky Pool 10 stories up.…

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Hello Darling to open in Waterloo with Masterchef winner Natalie Coleman as resident chef

Coleman has teamed up with theatrical set designers Darling and Edge to create a new concept with lavish art-filled interiors and bright, fun food to match.…

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 Flamboree brings the tarte flambee from Alsace to Old Street

Neil Witney (previously La Bodega Negra, E&O etc) is behind Old Street’s Flamboree which is putting a contemporary spin on the tarte flambée…

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Jason Atherton is Relaunching Little Social as No.5 Social

Jason Atherton is closing his Little Social restaurant and launching a new concept in its place. Whereas Little Social was focused on French bistro food, No.5 Social will be all about seasonal British produce and will be led by Executive Chef Kostas Papathanasiou…

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My Million Pound Menu's BBQ Dreamz take to the rooftop at John Lewis on Oxford Street

Despite the recent chill, London's summer plans are well underway and the latest spot to reveal their colours for the season are John Lewis. They're bringing in My Million Pound Menu winners BBQ Dreamz for their rooftop space this summer. The newly titled Filipino concept, Bong Bong’s Manila Kanteen will serve up all manner of treats. Here's the menu: 

  • Lechon Kawali - Crispy fragrant p…

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Pergola Paddington Returns for 2019 with a Smash Patty from Patty and Bun

Pergola Paddington has just announced its return for 2019 and it looks like west Londoners are in for another good summer of food and drink. Kicking off on 2nd May, the two-level venue will have a fully al fresco rooftop as usual, but this year they’ve also raised part of the roof downstairs, allowing sunshine and fresh air to pour in – though plenty of it is still covered for when the inevitable…

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Test Driving Pied a Terre - classic Michelin-star dining keeping it fresh in Fitzrovia

For almost three decades this French restaurant has been looking after folk on Charlotte Street. We went to see why Pied a Terre has stood the test of time.…

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Sons and Daughters comes to King's Cross from the Pidgin duo

James Ramsden and Sam Herlihy already have a winner with Pidgin and now they're looking to open a more casual restaurant in King's Cross. …

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Gordon Ramsay's Lucky Cat is at the centre of a social media and cultural appropriation storm

Have you seen rather a lot of mentions about Gordon Ramsay in the news and on various social channels over the past few days? If you're wondering what exactly is going on, let us enlighten you...

Gordon Ramsay is no stranger to controversy but even he probably couldn’t have predicted the fallout that followed a menu preview for his new restaurant, Lucky Cat, which took place in London last W…

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