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The Sauce on Highbury Park has waffle burgers, churro bites and a LOT of sauce options on the menu

With 14 savoury and 14 sweet sauces to choose from, this Highbury fast food spot hopes you'll keep coming back to work your way through them all.

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Test Driving Isla - Adam Rawson goes coastal at The Standard

Adam Rawson has not one but two restaurants at The Standard hotel in King's Cross. We check out the coastal cuisine at Isla.  …

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Maitre Choux are bringing their eclairs to Canary Wharf

Got a sweet tooth and live or work near Canary Wharf? If so then put 7 August in your diary. That's when Maître Choux are opening their new outlet there.

This will be the fourth London opening for the eclair specialist. The Jubilee Walk spot will be a takeaway-only space serving up all manner of gorgeous patisserie. But, unlike their other places, this City spot will be open from early in day - s…

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Locket's is Wiltons' new cafe and wine bar in St James

It's been 70 years since the Wiltons group has opened a new restaurant - but they're gearing up to launching something brand new in St James. Locket's will be a brand new cafe and wine bar in the old "Economist Plaza" now redeveloped and renamed Smithson Plaza.…

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Max's Sandwich Shop is having a Sandwich Fest at The Red Lion and Sun

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When one of our favourite pubs teams up with one of our favourite food folk, you'd better expect us to sit up and take notice. Next week sees a mashup between Highgate's Red Lion and Sun pub and everyone's favourite sandwich maestro Max Halley from Max's Sandwich Shop.

Max will be taking over the food for one night only at the recently refurbed North London pub, serving up a…

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The Hunter's Moon is a brand new pub for South Kensington

This new pub is the first for a new pub group. They've also brought in a Glasshouse/Chez Bruce vet to look after the menus in all their pubs and there's an ex The Coach chef in the kitchen.…

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By Chloe. is opening more vegan restaurants - this time at Oxford Circus and the O2

American import by Chloe. are doing pretty well in London and are opening two more of their fast food vegan restaurants here. …

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The Humble Bee Cafe opens at Stepney City Farm with ex-Hawksmoor chefs running the kitchen

If low food miles are your jam, then this new community cafe, with a chef who counts Hawksmoor, Tante Claire and more on his CV, should be on your go-to list.…

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Arabica KX sees Borough's Levantine-inspired restaurant expand to King's Cross

This new all day restaurant will open up right next to the Aga Khan Centre in King's Cross and they're promising very special hummus, the best halal steaks and more.…

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Test Driving Flor - a top Borough bakery/wine bar/restaurant combo from the Lyle's team

The next restaurant from the team behind World's 50 Best restaurant Lyle's is here - we head down to Borough to try it out.…

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Free ice-creams and giant watermelon margaritas help Londoners cope with the heatwave

As London girds its loins and prepares to do battle with temperatures predicted to hit 37 degrees tomorrow, there are a number of ways you can cool down that are a lot more fun that standing in front of your open fridge.

On Thursday, folk using the Central Line will be met by Deliveroo riders handing out free Judes and Oppo Ice Creams. You can find them at 12pm at Bank, Tottenham Court Road and B…

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Megan's comes to Wimbledon (and you can bring your dog too)

The march of Megan's continues as they get ready to open their next cafe in Wimbledon Village. Expect a Mediterranean-influenced menu, lots of fairy lights and you can bring your dog too. …

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Bafarat coffee is coming to London with a Soho cafe (and dessert bar)

The Bafarat coffee company hails from Jeddah, and is coming to London for its first international cafe. And they're going big on dessert alongside all that caffeine. …

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