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Test Driving Parsons - The 10 Cases crew serve up one hell of a fish supper

The people behind Covent Garden's The 10 Cases have popped just across the street for their next restaurant, the seafood restaurant Parsons. We went down for a look. 

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Gizzi Erskine is opening a restaurant in Mare Street Market

After pop-ups, residencies, collaborations and much more, popular chef Gizzi Erskine is finally settling down with her own restaurant in the new Mare Street Market.  …

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Bubblewrap unveils a melted cheese bubble waffle for the winter

The bubblewrap was certainly something that became big on the Chinatown food scene in 2017, and now the biggest spot Bubblewrap Waffle is opening 2017 with a brand new savoury treat. 

It's called the Winter Flame and it's made with Bubblewrap batter with added paprika, mature cheddar cheese from Snowdonia and organic charcoal from G Baldwin & Co.  When it's cooked, more ch…

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Gizzi Erskine's Pure Filth veggie burger pop-up plans to go permanent

Gizzi Erskine and Rosemary Ferguson team up to take on the fast food giants with their vegetarian burger chain…

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Jamavar teams up with chefs for special kulchas - plus Rohit Ghai moves on

Big things are afoot at Mayfair’s Michelin-starred restaurant Jamavar. First up, the renowned Rohit Ghai is stepping down, and Surender Mohan is stepping in. Secondly, to mark the change, the Michelin-starred restaurant is welcoming not one but five top international chefs in to get creative with kulcha, a traditional Northern Indian stuffed bread.

There's no news on where Rohit (who came to Jama…

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Eurostar’s departure lounge is getting a Sourced pop-up

If you're using Eurostar to depart from our green and pleasant lands in the next month or so, you’ll get one last shot at tucking into some local produce in the station's departure lounge, thanks to Sourced Market's new pop-up.

Fans of Sourced will already be familiar with their regular St Pancras pitch our front, but on top of that, they’ll be moving into the Eurostar departure lounge for a mont…

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Kricket is coming to the White City Television Centre

They may have finished in Brixton but the people behind Soho's Kricket are going west with their latest Indian small plates restaurant. …

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These London restaurants are embracing Veganuary

Whether you’ve joined the thousands of diehards going vegan for "Veganuary", or you just simply want to cut down on your animal product intake in the New Year, here are some of the restaurants that will be catering for you. …

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Smoking Goat Soho is closing for Crossrail - but goes out with a bang

Tragic news for fans of the much-loved Smoking Goat. After three and a half years of churning out top Thai barbecue in Soho, the immensely popular restaurant will close on 14 January, bowing out to allow for Denmark Street's redevelopment.

The restaurant, which has been called by critics "fist-and-wrist-and-possibly-elbow-and-knee-licking good" and boasting sauces described as "otherworldly... wo…

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The Ivy Cafe Blackheath is the next Ivy to hit town

Another smart-yet-relaxed cafe from London’s famously exclusive upmarket The Ivy. Expect a lavish menu of classic British food, a gorgeous interior and covetable terrace seating overlooking Greenwich Park.…

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Daddy Bao is a Tooting follow-up from Mr Bao

From the people behind another Taiwanese Tooting success, Mr Bao, comes the next restaurant Daddy Bao - with bao buns aplenty. …

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Cafe Hampstead is bringing Tel Aviv-style culture to Rosslyn Hill

This new independent all day restaurant and bar hopes to bring a little of the buzz of Tel Aviv style cafes to this part of Hampstead…

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Stockwell Continental is coming from the people behind Anchor & Hope and Canton Arms

A new all-day destination is coming to Stockwell with the impressive pedigree of the people behind Waterloo's Anchor and Hope in charge. …

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Studio 88 serves up duelling pianos and California cones off Leicester Square

The folk behind Farringdon's Pianoworks have just opened a new live music venue with duelling pianos, cocktails and Asian-inspired food served in bamboo cones…

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The best set lunch deal in London? We Test Drive Le Gavroche

The lunchtime deal at Michel Roux Jr's two Michelin-starred Mayfair restaurant has long been a thing of legend. We went to see if it lived up to expectations…

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