Test Driving Lurra - Galician steak and a whole lot more

We head over to Connaught Village (just a little to the west of Marylebone) to check out the next from the people behind Donostia. They've expanded just across the road with Lurra, offering a new focus on Galician food - particularly steak.

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Test Driving Le Pont de la Tour - a riverside favourite gets a big overhaul

Le Pont de la Tour has just thrown open its doors to the public again - we head down there to see what's new.…

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Russell Bateman's Meet The Makers dinner at Selfridges

Hot Dinners popped along to Oxford Street last night to one of a series of dinners being held at Selfridges for the store's Meet the Makers series.

Last night was the first of a two night stint by National Chef of the Year Russell Bateman of Colette's restaurant at The Grove. Bateman was introduced by his former boss Daniel Clifford from Midsummer House in Cambridge and Alyn Williams while Clare…

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Test Driving Piquet - Allan Pickett does French cuisine with British ingredients

We head to Fitzrovia to try out the new restaurant from Allan Pickett, who's cooking a very impressive menu of French cuisine using British ingredients.…

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World's best bar snack menu? Trying out SNAX at Artesian

Artesian at The Langham has been named World's Best Bar three years in a row, so clearly they're doing something right when it comes to cocktails. But now this world class cocktail lounge has a bar food menu to match.

We reported recently on the arrival of the SNAX tapas menu, created by the hotel's Executive Chef Chris King, in consultation with Michel Roux Jr. Frankly the pictures looked am…

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