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Things To Do in London

Things To Do in London

Looking for a new place to eat? Want a different pub to drink in? Discover new things to do and places to go across London.

Gyoza Bar in Covent Garden: assured and speedy service ideal for theatre-goers

Gaylord: over 50 years of excellence serving Indian cuisine in the West End

Polo Bar: the 24/7 Great British cafe in Liverpool Street

Get the Carnevale di Venezia experience at Columbia restaurant at Docklands Riverside

Dinner Time Story: Redefining the dining experience one pixel at a time

Tsunami – Delivering refined Japanese excellence to Clapham’s cognoscenti

The Prince Alfred: A gastropub fit for royalty

It’s a neontastic wonderland at God’s Own Junkyard, Walthamstow

Primavera: A sparkling gem on a quiet stretch of New King’s Road

Pepper Tree Big Breakfast

Thai Food in London – Clapham Common

Zuma: A restaurant that truly stands the test of time

Experience the Mediterranean at the Life Goddess, greek experimental divine

Shake Shack: Shaking up the burger scene on New Oxford Street

La Petite Provence at The Folly: A little gallic summer delight in the heart of the City

Choice and variety are in abundance at Pasta Remoli, Finsbury Park

Sumptuous steaks to salivate over at Smith and Wollensky, Strand

Experience ultimate liberation at The Bunyadi

Night Tales: Keeping Hackney firmly hip and happening

Finding a hangover cure at the Jam Tree Chelsea

The unstoppable gin revival continues courtesy of Graphic bar

Ethical dining with wild foraged seasonal produce at Shanes on Canalside, Hackney Wick

Balans Soho Society: A fitting tribute to the late Prady Balan

Souk Medina: Bringing the magic of Marrakesh to Covent Garden

Visit Bridget Jones’ local at The Globe Tavern, Borough Market

Lima Floral: A Peruvian gastronomic masterclass from Robert Ortiz

Is Cinnamon Bazaar the spice of life Covent Garden has been waiting for?

Putting the hip into Hackney at La Terraza, Number 90 Bar & Kitchen

Fashionable May Fair Kitchen has the exquisite choices to please the most demanding of diners

Talli Joe: The standard-bearer for modern Indian cuisine

Main entrance of Boulestin

Boulestin Restaurant: French Dining in the Heart of Piccadilly

Eneko’s star is shining brightly at One Aldwych Hotel

Cielo Blanco: The modern face of Mexican Street food at Exmouth Market

Salivate at the sight of Mussel Men’s seafood selections

Trade Union, Wapping: the pioneering model for new businesses

Be bowled over by the gregarious British hospitality and fine American cuisine at All Star Lanes Bayswater

Lancaster London’s ARTea Afternoon Tea: A masterpiece for all food lovers

Divas and dining at TWID, Battersea

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Exploring the varied flavours of Indian history at Grand Trunk Road, South Woodford

Enjoy the thrills and spills of live sporting action at Greenwood, Victoria

Seafood lovers rejoice at the poke bar, Black Roe in Mayfair

It’s a classy culinary encounter at Galley, Islington

An oasis of calm at Muriel’s Kitchen in Soho

Fine dining in a family friendly environment at Chriskitch Hoxton

The Petite Corée: the little neighbourhood bistro with a big heart

Tootoomoo Islington: a bottomless brunch offering with variety and vitality

The Refinery CityPoint: Where customer service is king

The interior of Uncorked

Best Wine Shops in London for Tastings

28-50 Maddox Street: For those moments, when only Champagne will do for lunch

Enjoy the vintage glamour of The Alice House in Queen’s Park

Discover the real origins of the gourmet sandwich at Cafe Mish in Mayfair

No daylight robbery at Heist Bank, Paddington

Introducing the delights of Pugliese cuisine to the residents of Snaresbrook at Bombetta

The Piano Works: Sing us a song you’re the piano man

Pavilion wines starts the foodie quarter revolution in Sloane Square

Back to basics with convivial pub vibes at The Lord Palmerston

Flying the flag for British cuisine at The Well, Clerkenwell

Indigo restaurant: Where using the finest seasonal ingredients means more than advertising jargon

Smart casual dining delivered effortlessly at Town House at The Kensington

A Thai masterclass delivered with panache at Food at 52

Simple, decent and honest food at Brother Marcus, Balham

PAUL showing us L’Art de Vivre with their faultless afternoon tea offering

The Holy Birds in Spitalfields: A poultry restaurant fit for the President of the United States

Feel the East London vibe at Behind This Wall, Hackney

Sharing the flavours of the Levantine at Ceru in South Kensington

108 Brasserie: When you need good, simple and honest food

Team-bonding is the name of the game at Swingers, the City of London

Arlo’s: Offering simplicity and substance for steak-lovers in Balham

It is back to basics at Rök smokehouse, Shoreditch

Exotic flavours in abundance at Caraway Lounge, Romford

Rooftop film Club: Enjoy cinematic classics on top of the Bussey Building, Peckham

Italian cuisine with soul at L’Anima, Liverpool Street

A Japanese drinking den that is a cut above the rest at Kiri, Mayfair

A new culinary institution is born at Hatchetts, Mayfair

Diciannove: Mixing business with pleasure Italian style at Blackfriars

Shuang Shuang: High-concept hot-pot restaurant in the heart of Chinatown

Princess of Wales - Primrose Hill

The Princess of Wales Pub: Pride of Primrose Hill That Even Banksy Can’t Resist!

Latino flair is alive and kicking at Asia de Cuba, Covent Garden

You always get a hearty welcome at Yumi Izayaka on Shaftesbury Avenue

It is time to savour One Canada Square’s bottomless after dark menu

A synergistic success for Carluccio’s at Marriott Regents Park

Burn off your calories and enjoy delectable delights at Bounce Shoreditch

10 Ways to Spice Up your 2015 Valentine’s Day in London

Vive le Hambuges as long as they are made by Big Fernand

Experience the circle of life at GONG at Shangri-La Hotel

A wine pairing paradise awaits at Les 110 de Taillevent London

Smoke and Salt: the perfect partners in crime at this Islington pop-up

Liberty London: Beautiful British Fashion and Modern Design

Long bar at the Sanderson, Fitzrovia: a designer bar for the fashionista crowd in London

Opso: It’s no Greek tragedy on Paddington Street, Marylebone

Islingtonites rejoice at the wonderful all day menu at Fig & Olive

Your hunt for the perfect bottomless Sunday roast should end at OXBO Bankside

There are only winners at the Heliot Steak House in Leicester Square

Parliament Hill

Chotte Matte – Putting sexy back into vegetarian dining

Bluebird: the iconic Chelsea venue is flying high again

Shoryu: The King of Ramen extends into Covent Garden

Get the Caribbean vibe at Rum Kitchen, Brixton

A mouthwatering Japanese menu for the discerning at Sakagura, Mayfair

The bar is raised high for fine dining Indian cuisine at Darbaar, Liverpool Street

Traditionalist are well catered for at London Steakhouse Co. in the City

Troia: an all-encompassing Mediterranean and Middle Eastern restaurant in Waterloo

House of Godo: an authentic Italian takeaway experience

Relish the charms of Clapham at No32 The Old Town

Discover the whisky for you with 101 choices at the Gallery, West Hampstead

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Fulfill your diva dreams at Lucky Voice Soho

The flames of creativity are burning bright at Ember, Monument

Brew Cafe Putney

Fire up the BBQ with some Antipodean-style dining in Putney’s Brew Cafe

Wünderlust at the Big Red: You insatiable appetite will be satisfied by this double-decker

Working with local suppliers at Borough Market is the key to Arthur Hooper’s success

Get your daily dose of Chicken from WingsEggs

Hearty options await at No 11 Pimlico Road, Victoria

Flavours of the Amalfi coast delivered to your plate at QP LDN, Mayfair

Forget shaken or stirred, have your cocktail set on fire at The Alchemist

Burger Shack and Bar: Serving up popular British classics in Wimbledon Village

The Elgin: An iconic institution revitalised in the heart of Ladbroke Grove

It’s party time at Belgo Holborn with mussels and Belgian beer

José Pizarro shines in the playground of the bankers at Broadgate Circle

Flavour Garden: a healthy sanctuary for time-conscious city workers in Tower Hill

Live life to the fullest at High Timber, St Paul’s

Boondocks: Taste one of the best American brunches on this side of the pond

HIPCHIPS: Are you trendy enough for these delectable crisps in Soho?

Appearances can be deceiving at Aquum, Clapham

Live music sessions on top of the world at Sky Garden

Discover the art of grilling at Omnino Steakhouse in Aldgate

Marquis of Wellington: London’s very first street food pub on the famous Bermondsey Beer Mile

It’s all about the gentrified Sunday roast lunches at The Commercial, Herne Hill

Italian dining at Bocconcino: Mayfair settings without the attitude

Accept no substitutes, when you can get the real deal at Mestizo, Euston

Love is in the air at Island Grill, Lancaster London hotel

Live At Zedel: Cocktails, lights and action in the heart of Soho

Pan-Asian food lovers still flocking to the plush Buddha Bar in Knightsbridge

Life’s a beach at the Montague on the Gardens hotel

Enjoy the Fabulous Adventures of 698B via Tabl

A Japanese omakase feast for all raw fish lovers at Kikuchi, Tottenham Court Road

A time for celebrations at London Shell Co, Paddington

Experience a taste of Spain at Camino Bankside

Welcome to 24 hour London at VQ Bloomsbury

Inamo: Technology still reigns supreme at their new Covent Garden branch

Judy Joo’s Jinjuu is a jubilant joy

The Greek Larder: Food from the Godfather of Greek cuisine in London

Ichiryu is the Ichiban choice for udon lovers in London

The Square Pig: a traditional English pub with a refreshed modern-day menu

Southern French comfort cooking at Sardine, Old Street

Aviary: There is no holding back this Phoenix at Finsbury Square

Comfort food that will melt your heart at The Phoenix

Shining a spotlight on Chinese regional cuisine at Chinese Cricket Club, Blackfriars

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Street Art in London: Top 27 Artists

Feel the spirit of summer with the imbibing masterclasses at Bourne and Hollingsworth Buildings

A Sunday roast fit for royalty at the The Marquis Cornwallis, Bloomsbury

Benito’s Hat: Riding the Mexican wave of success

Experience the exquisite taste of Peru at Seor Ceviche, Soho

Treat yourself to a Winemaker’s dinner at Ristorante Frescobaldi

Bottomless Pizza, Pimm’s and Prosecco and Ealing Park Tavern

Take a journey along the Silk Road with Samarkand in Fitzrovia

St Luke’s kitchen at Library: A genuine hidden gem in the heart of theatreland

40 Dean Street: serving the Soho community with classic homemade Italian dishes

It is time for Bloody Marys and board games at the Natural Philosopher at Hackney

El Pirata of Mayfair: they just don’t make restaurants like this anymore

Journey into the Amazon with Pisqu’s head chef, William Ortiz

The mischievously charming Encant will tantalise your taste buds

A picture perfect dining experience at Sake no Hana, Mayfair

Deceptively simple Italian classics on offer at Osteria 60, Kensington

Transporting you to a winter wonderland at the Montague Ski Lodge

Authenticity is the key at the Japanese restaurant Engawa in Piccadilly

A Brixton behemoth is reborn with Hope and Anchor

Galvin HOP: Redefining the pub experience at Liverpool Street

A gourmet menu awaits at Duke of Clarence, South Kensington

TPH of Chelsea: It’s a new direction for renowned chef Yogesh Datta

The Localist, Farringdon: A neighbourhood restaurant fit for any community

The Alfred Tennyson: refined yet relaxed dining in upscale Belgravia

Party like there’s no tomorrow at The 90s Brunch

Enjoy a refined Thai culinary experience at Patara, Hampstead

Resistance is futile at the London Wonderground, Southbank

White is the colour this festive season at Southbank Centre’s Winter Festival

Alexandrie: Fine dining Egyptian style in the heart of Kensington

Brace yourself for a visual feast at 100 Kensington at The Exhibitionist Hotel

Prepare for an antipodean invasion at Ben’s Canteen, Battersea

A masterclass in perfection at Gaucho Hampstead

There is no stopping the all-conquering Saiphin Moore at her latest restaurant, Rosa’s Thai Cafe in Victoria

Food for thought at Jenius Social, Islington

Lazeez Lebanese Tapas: Bringing downtown Beirut to the heart of the West End

Absolutely Starving in London Bridge – Serving locals and tourists alike for more than 30 years

Fall in love with Japanese cuisine at Murakami, Covent Garden

It’s back to black at Pizzicotto, High Street Kensington

Meat and Shake: Sublimed grilled meats and dreamy milkshakes for all Londoners

A social dining experience at Popdown by Cuisson, Borough Market

Vicino: the trattoria serving honest, unpretentious and genuine Italian cooking

LASSCO Bar & Dining: a quirky imbibe and dine experience in close proximity to Maltby Street

Homemade tapas dishes expertly executed at Cigala, Bloomsbury

Serving up Anglo-American winners at the Loft, Wimbledon

It’s a dim sum surprise at Fu Manchu, Clapham North

Ma’Plucker: 3-way chicken that impresses the West End crowds

Historical grade-II listed gastronomic bar & restaurant London

The Victor Garvey empire grows from strength to strength with their latest addition, Rambla

Made of Dough: A new rising star on the London street food scene

Rigo: Fine dining in a neighbourhood restaurant in Parsons Green

Pornstars, mood lighting and Dolly Parton. Welcome to Rocket Holborn.

A winning gold medal for the pop-up, Rio Boteco in Hackney

Variety is the spice of life at Mister Lasagna in Soho

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Radio Days: Strike Vintage Gold in Waterloo

The Trading house: An imbibing institution for the most demanding of drinkers at St. Pauls

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Omar Allibhoy’s Tapas Revolution brings accessible Spanish cuisine to Shoreditch

35 New Cavendish: Get the luxury of a private member’s club without the exorbitant prices

Where else would Romeo’s Sugar Free Bakery be apart from trendy Upper Street, Islington

Enjoy a carefree and alternative brunch at KuPP, Paddington Basin

From Jamaica to Dalston, savour authentic jerk cuisine via Rudie’s

A journey to discover the best of British at the Betjeman Arms

Speed and substance on offer at Forge, Bank

Thai Silk in Waterloo: All the Thai classics you want and more

The very best of all-day dining in the heart of Camden at Atrium Kitchen

Get inspired to cook at The Avenue Cookery School in Wandsworth

Escape the crowds of Oxford Street with a discreet dining experience at Hunter 486

Enjoy the stripped back elegance of the tasting menu at Anglo, Farringdon

Experience magic and sparkle this Christmas at Nordic Yulefest

Quality wine is the remedy to cure all ills

Veneta in St James’s: Another jewel in the Salt Yard group empire

Exercise your democratic rights at Zia Lucia, Holloway Road

The Prince Albert: Impressing diners and drinkers since 1866

Surf n Turf with Jimmy’s Pop-up in Clapham via Tabl

Le Garrick celebrates the Vive La France spirit with their revamped decor and menu

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Top talent to watch out for in London for 2015

Pilpel: a falafel and houmous specialist with fire in their spirits

Revealing the secrets of the immersive theatrical experience Maman Le Mot

Dinner at the Twits: the most gloriously gruesome immersive dining experience you will ever experience

Adam Handling: From Masterchef to The Frog

Old school charms on offer at Gatti’s Italian restaurant in Moorgate

Sushi Shop: The French show us how it should be done in their conveniently located Marylebone branch

Kanada-Ya: Battle of the ramen bars on Panton Street in the West End

Cha Cha Moon – Noodles to nourish your soul at Kingly Court, Carnaby Street

Sushi in the City: your gateway into a private member’s paradise

DSTRKT London: More than just a world-famous nightclub in the West End

A showcase of Finnish innovation at The Harcourt, Marylebone

A smorgasbord of meatilicious delights at Bodean’s BBQ Covent Garden

Sail away into the sunset with a Thames dinner cruise with Citycruises

Avant-garde Indian cuisine in the futuristic looking Crossrail Place, Canary Wharf

Chocolate cupcakes from Primrose bakery

Best Bakeries in London to Indulge Your Sweet Tooth

The Victorian Bath House, Bishopsgate: A hidden gem in every way

Blind Spot: Hitting the spot for imbibing enthusiast in a hidden speakeasy in Covent Garden

Eco, a Clapham institution that has been serving classic Italian dishes for over 20 years

Wine, dine and recline your seats at the luxury film club at Brasserie Max

A gastronomic Chinese odyssey with Andrew Wong

The Painted Heron: The best value Indian restaurant in Chelsea

Experience Sunday brunches with a difference at Cinnamon Soho

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese sign

Top 15 Oldest Pubs in London: Soak Up Some History

Westminster Kitchen: Another success story from restauranter Ibrahim Dogus

Aerial Hoop Acrobat

Move back in time at The Medieval Banquet

Relive the nostalgia of old Hong Kong at Cha Chaan Teng in Holborn

Gino D’Acampo My Restaurant: An Italian affair with Gino at Euston station

Feast on the best of world food at Kerb, Camden

Thyme and Lemon: Delivering a taste of Madrid in the heart of Islington

The Pepper Tree: Is Thai food the best hangover cure around?

Learn to cook like a Valencian at London Paella School

Designer surroundings and an informal brunch menu at No197 Chiswick Fire Station

Amici Miei: a neighbourhood Italian restaurant we would all love to see on our high street

Your detox regime starts right here at Maple and Fitz

No.29 Power Station West: The cool hangout of choice in the future at Battersea

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Serving deliciously different meat-free cuisine at Ethos, Fitzrovia

Sumptuous views and succulent steaks at Butlers Wharf Chop House

Herman ze German, Fitzrovia: ja, das ist wunderbar!

Two Ruba: Cocktails that blossom at Tower Bridge

Vegetarians and egg-lovers rejoice at Cafe Loren in Camden

Sunday night blues never felt so wonderful at Oslo, Hackney

Six Storeys on Soho: Refined elegance from the first floor to the loft

Escape the shopping madness of Knightsbridge at The Egerton House Hotel drawing room

Donostia Social Club brings restaurant quality food to The King & Co in Clapham

Enjoy a bouncy night out at Ballie Ballerson, Stoke Newington

Celebrate the culinary delights of the Mediterranean and South America at Monmouth Kitchen in Covent Garden

The King of Ramen hits St James’s

Northbank, St Pauls: Bringing sustainability and seasonality to the fore

Revisiting an old Chinese classic at Royal China Queensway

Pont St: Top female chefs like Sophie Michell needs your support

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Getting Around London: 7 Alternative Ways to Get Around Town

Theatrics guaranteed at the fabulous Vaulty Towers, Waterloo

Tombo: Come to Soho’s first authentic Poké and Matcha Bar

Admire the steam punk beauty of Flora Indica in Earl’s Court

The Pagination, Canary Wharf: Cosy nights await at this slick, modern bar

Minnow: One to watch in the giant Clapham pond

It’s a jungle out at Backyard Cinema’s Lost World at Borough

Tibits Vegetarian Restaurant

Sumptuous Vegetarian Restaurant in London in Regents Street

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Leman Street Tavern: Another quality-assured offering from the Geronimo Inns

Patience is a virtue at the Savannah restaurant, Euston

Trinity Arms: A traditional local pub you can rely on for Brixtonians

Drink life to the lees at the Alfred Tennyson

Wine and dine in atypical style at the Lyan Cellars pop-up

Dalloway Terrace: Refined afternoon tea to savour in the heart of Bloomsbury

Altitude London View

Surf and Turf to London’s best panoramic views

Manitoba Tigella Kitchen Bar: bringing an ancient Italian recipe back to life

Immersive yourself into the world of The Grift and The Town Hall Hotel

Expect a classy gastropub experience at Drunch, Regents Park

Life is a cabaret at Circus, Covent Garden

Kurobuta Marble Arch delivers top-notch Japanese sharing plates in a bustling environment

Take a tour to the Tuscan countryside at Enoteca Pomaio, Brick Lane

Frog exhibit in the Grant Museum of Zoology

Best Hidden Museums in London: Try these less known favourites

Trader Vic’s: the original fusion restaurant that was ahead of its time

Travel the world from the comfort of Foley’s dining room in Fitzrovia

Bet on a surefire winner at The Fellow of King’s Cross

It’s time for a steak out at Smithfield Market

Pan-Asian delights await your visit at Nirvana Kitchen, Marylebone

It is all about the ingredients at Sushi and Robata, High Street Kensington

Romance is in the air at Le Garrick Covent Garden

Hankies: Accessible, aromatic Indian cuisine from Anirudh Arora at The Montcalm, Marble Arch

Achingly hip pizzas from the Elliott Brothers at Pizza Pilgrims Soho

Get hook’d on new school fish and chips at Camden Town

Blades at Hush: Where steak, lobster and whiskies reign supreme

French flair aplenty at The Balcon, London

Haché Shoreditch: Gourmet Burgers with Global Garnishes

Sozai Cookery School: Be a master chef of Japanese cuisine

You will be crazy to miss Junkyard golf in Brick Lane

Building a sense of community at Neighbourhood, Stratford

Explore exclusive wines at 1901 Wine Lounge at Andaz London Liverpool Street

Sixty One Kitchen Chefs

Relax, Enjoy and Unwind in Modern British Neighbourhood Restaurant Sixty One

It’s more than a laundry for Hackney hipsters at Wringer and Mangle in London Fields

Hearty home comforts at Mustard, Shepherd’s Bush

Gluten-free diners rejoice at the tremendous options available at Niche, Islington

Redefining our perception of Caribbean cuisine at Cottons, Notting Hill

It is all about the pizza, pies and cider at the Stable Whitechapel

Expect service fit for royalty at Lanes of London, Marble Arch

Variety is the spice of life at Roof East, Stratford

Drake and Morgan delivers once again at The Refinery, Bankside

The trains on top of Village Underground

Best London Art Galleries

Savour classic French dishes from Raymond Blanc at Brasserie Blanc Southbank

Cocktails at Eaton Square

Eaton Square Restaurant and Cocktail Bar- Flavours of the Mediterranean in the heart of Belgravia

Time to go back to the future at Kojawan

Inn the Park: An oasis of calm in the centre of town

Small plates of Turkish delights at Oklava, Shoreditch

The Poke phenomenon is showing no signs of abating with the launch of Honi Poke in Soho

Fall in love with the breadbasket of Italy at Gotto Trattoria

Chi Kitchen: Jack of all trades, master of all

The Crown Tavern: Traditional British pubs still the choice for imbibers at Clerkenwell


Testing kitchens are all the rage with experimental restaurants like Noodle Lab

It isn't a frequent occurrence for Townfish to be reviewing one of the biggest high street restaurant brands, but what Wagamama is launching with Noodle Lab in Soho is a fascinating development worthy of consideration

30 Jan 2018 | 0 Comments

Natural ethos and Italian spirit in abundance at Fucina

Visiting Fucina in the month of January, I felt compelled to give their Veganuary tasting menu a try after obvious over-indulgence during the festive period

15 Jan 2018 | 1 Comment

The joys of vegetarian dining at Tibits Bankside

I must admit whilst I don't suffer from lachanophobia, the thought of going to a restaurant solely offering vegetarian food can appear daunting at times. However, Tibits Bankside is one of those modern restaurants that have managed to make vegetarian cuisine appear sexy

25 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments

Elvis is alive and well at Be-Bop-A-Lula, Stoke Newington

Fans of 1950s music and American diner classics should flock to the new rock 'n' roll pub, Be-Bop-A-Lula on Green Lane in Stoke Newington

25 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments

Style and substance on offer at Gallery Mess at The Saatchi Gallery, Sloane Square

With their groundbreaking artwork displays, it's unsurprising that the Saatchi Gallery is one of the most popular cultural attractions in London

24 Dec 2017 | 0 Comments

Dine in regal grandeur at Crocker's Folly in St Johns Wood

If you are looking for a spectacular dining room to celebrate a special occasion, then Crocker's Folly in St Johns Wood must be high on the list of venues to consider

05 Nov 2017 | 2 Comments

Look no further for your Christmas party this coming season: Book Beauty and the Feast

The myriad of options that come up each year for Christmas parties can tax the brain of the most professional event planner

29 Oct 2017 | 0 Comments

Essence Cuisine: Reinventing the dining concept for the new millennium

Entering Essence Cuisine in Shoreditch is akin to a walk on Mars; it takes time to acclimatise to the otherworldly surroundings. The predominant colour you will see is silver, as if you were entering a spaceship

16 Oct 2017 | 4 Comments

Ugly Dumpling: Combining Asian home-made recipes with innovative western ingredients

Considering the enduring popularity of Asian food on the London dining scene, it is somewhat of a surprise not to see more dumpling restaurants appearing on our high streets and markets

16 Oct 2017 | 0 Comments

The alluring Courtesan will bring punters flocking to Brixton

The popularity of dim sum outside of the Chinatown bubble has been steadily increasing in the last decade thanks in part to the diversification of Londoners' palates and the rebranding of the offering to appeal to a wider audience

15 Oct 2017 | 1 Comment

Head to 28°-50° Wine Workshop and Kitchen Fetter Lane for a discreet wine-matching experience

In the hustle and bustle of London city life, sometimes it's a next to impossible task to find a quiet cul de sac for a discreet dinner and a glass of wine with your close friends

09 Aug 2017 | 4 Comments

Lahpet: Could Burmese cuisine be the next hot trend on the UK dining scene?

Keen London restaurant diners are always on the lookout for the latest trends. A few years ago, it was Korean food, recently it's been bubble waffles, could the next big thing be Burmese cuisine?

07 Aug 2017 | 1 Comment

Bright, airy and cosmopolitan Tabun Kitchen in Soho introduces Londoners to Palestinian cuisine

Tabun Kitchen derives its name from the tabun ovens that are popular in Palestinian households, which have been used all the way back in the biblical times

05 Aug 2017 | 2 Comments

Florentine: A hidden gem waiting to be discovered in Lambeth North

The words 'hidden gem' are some of the most used in restaurant reviews, but I've waited this long to follow the crowd because it is simply the most fitting way of describing Florentine

05 Aug 2017 | 1 Comment

Travel the world, meatball fans at Curveball, Balham

When Ed Balls Day comes around again, we know there is only one place to celebrate this great occasion, Curveball in Balham.

15 Jul 2017 | 0 Comments