Clerkenwell

  • Florence Knight will be head chef at the Sessions Arts Club in Clerkenwell

    Sessions Arts Club is opening in a restored Grade II courthouse in Clerkenwell brings together

    Back before Covid, we reported that the old Grade II courthouse on Clerkenwell Green was being turned into a really interesting new restaurant. It was part of the redevelopment of the building into a creative studio comprising a restaurant, wine bar and art gallery space. The people behind it are artist Jonny Gent, the famed Jon Spiteri, architect Russell

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  • Bodega Rita's and their sandwiches are back, this time in Clerkenwell

    Bodega Rita's and their sandwiches are back, this time in Clerkenwell 

    They may be gearing up to opening their main restaurant in Soho, but that's not all we're getting from Rita's. Their sandwich offshoot Bodega Rita's is coming back too - this time opening in Clerkenwell.

    There's a new menu of American-style subs that includes:

    • The Tony - deli sub filled with pesto, prosciutto, spiced salami ventricina, smoked cheese,
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  • Tigre Tacos is kicking off a residency at The Gunmakers in Clerkenwell

    Tigre Tacos is kicking off a residency at The Gunmakers in Clerkenwell 

    As pubs return, we're starting to see a lot more pub residencies being announced and the latest of these is Tigre Tacos. 

    Up until now, they've been popping up with their food truck at the alfresco Nine Lives Alley in Bermondsey, which is where we first tried

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  • The best food delivery and takeaway restaurants in King's Cross, Camden and Clerkenwell

    beerburgerWanting to keep abreast of who's offering food delivery in and around King's Cross, Camden and Clerkenwell? We're here to help you choose some of the best.  

  • Yotel is opening a new affordable hotel (and restaurant) in Clerkenwell

    Yotel is opening a new affordable hotel (and restaurant) in Clerkenwell

    The past few months haven't been the greatest for the hotel business, but that isn't stopping new hotels from opening. Sure, quite a few have put their opening dates back a bit - but here's one that's just about to open in Clerkenwell.

    Yotel already has hotels in both Heathrow and Gatwick - now they're moving into central London for the first time. If you're unfamiliar with them, they're best known for their

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  • The Quality Chop House Shop is back in action

    The Quality Chop House Shop is back in action

    Have you been going low on pork pies and confit potatoes? Well, if you're local to Clerkenwell, the painful wait is over. The Quality Chop House shop closed just as the current lockdown began, as many restaurants were unsure of their next moves. But as of today, they're back in action.

    There's a slightly new look - things have been moved around to facilitate social distancing - but they're promising that all their usual stock is in

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  • Firebrand to open their second pizzeria in Clerkenwell, with all-day cafe Diggs next door

    Firebrand to open their second pizzeria in Clerkenwell, with all-day cafe Diggs next doorFirebrand pizza has won a lot of fans in its original Marylebone site - and now they're opening a second pizzeria in Clerkenwell. But that's not all, as they're also opening Diggs, an all-day cafe next door. 

  • Wing Shack Co is winging its way to Clerkenwell

    Wing Shack is winging its way to ClerkenwellWing Shack has grown quite the following in Loughton, so they're coming into town with a new chicken shop in Clerkenwell. Expect wings, fillets, burgers and more - as well as a pretty varied selection of sides that includes plantain and cajun squid. 

  • Anna Hansen is leaving the Modern Pantry

    Anna Hansen is leaving the Modern Pantry

    it's one of the best restaurants in Clerkenwell and serves a mean weekend brunch, but now Modern Pantry is losing the chef that's led it for ten years. Chef Anna Hansen, who also launched Providores with Peter Gordon (which is closing at the end of July) before opening the Modern Pantry, is moving on.

    Here's what she had to say:

    I can’t thank the loyal customers of The Modern Pantry enough for making it the
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  • Alex Kratena and TÁ TÁ Eatery to open Tayer and Elementary on Old St

    tayerfrontWhen the bartender who ran the World's Best Bar for years prepares to open an all-day bar and restaurant in London with fellow top class mixologist Monica Berg, you better believe people are going to sit up and take notice. And when TÁ TÁ Eatery is in charge of the food? Lucky Old Street.

  • Clerkenwell gets a new wine and tapas bar on St John Street with Le Cellar

    le cellar st john streetThe former wine buyer at Club and Cellar Gascon has come back to the area to open a wine and tapas bar on St John Street.

  • Breddos are doing a special Christmas TacOver and the line-up looks great

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    Following on from their TacOver series, in which chefs from all over the world popped up at their gaff and did some amazing taco mashups, the guys at breddos are doing a special seasonal version.

    Their Christmas TacOver is going to be a one off tasting menu with TABASCO® Sauce and they've lined up some cracking partners for it. Joining Nud in the kitchen in Clerkenwell will be:

    • John Chantarasak (som saa, Anglo Thai)
    • Nicholas
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  • Palatino previews an Autumn menu packed with seasonal goodies

    palatino800Head to Stevie Parle's restaurant in Clerkenwell where the new Autumn menu has just been revealed.

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  • Quality Chop House's wine bar kicks off a small plates menu

    Quality Chop House's wine bar kicks off a small plates menu

    We reported on Quality Chop House opening a wine bar back in July - but now they're taking things a little further. Their former Sous Chef Nick Bramham will be putting together a new menu for the place, serving up small plates every Tuesday - Saturday night. Here's what's on the menu:

    • Focaccia
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