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Sliders, cocktails and more - we try out Sliderbar in Soho

Famed burger vendors Lucky Chip come to the Player Club Soho, so we head down to feast on sliders and burger ice creams.

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Bibimbap in Soho - test driving Korean restaurant Bibigo

We try out the South Korean restaurant in Soho.…

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 South American and Japanese fusion with a view - we scale the heights of Sushisamba

We head to the top of one of London's newest high rises to check out the food and take in the view at Sushisamba..…

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The Global Feast launches at Stratford Old Town Hall next to the Olympic Park

With the Olympics upon us, we decided to throw ourselves into the spirit of things and head across to the centre of The Games, Stratford, to attend an Olympic dining experience.

Kerstin Rodgers (aka MsMarmitelover) invited us to the preview night of what will be a 20-night residency at Stratford's Old Town Hall, where supperclub chefs will be cooking their signature dishes from around the world fo…

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‘Medal winning’ cocktails – we put the Benares bar to the test in Mayfair

We've taken quite a shine to the new cocktail menu at Benares, Atul Kochhar's Michelin starred Indian restaurant on Berkley Square, Mayfair. Inspired by the summer Olympiad festivities, the 'Medal winning' cocktail menu features a set of three cocktails created specifically to celebrate this event, priced from Bronze (£15) through to Gold (£25).

Hot Dinners were invited to Benares earlier this wee…

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Peruvian haute cuisine - we try out Lima

We check out the latest addition to the Peruvian dining scene in London.…

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Corbin & King in Piccadilly - we check out Brasserie Zedel

We try out Corbin and King's affordable French brasserie right in the heart of Piccadilly.…

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Soho Ramen - checking out Tonkotsu on Dean Street

We check out the new ramen bar from the people behind Tsuru Sushi.…

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Philip Howard in Barnes - we try Sonny's Kitchen

We try out Rebecca Mascarenhas and Philip Howard's revamped restaurant in Barnes.…

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Signature martinis and sherry cobblers - we try Artesian bar at the Langham

There's been a lot written about where to get the best martini in London and to be perfectly honest, we're not such connoisseurs of the drink that we'd dare to proclaim one bar's efforts the best in town. That said, we had such a brilliant time drinking them the other week at the Artesian bar at the Langham Hotel, we'd quite happily recommend you'd at least include it in your quest.

This super-cen…

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