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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.

Heliot Steak

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

Tombo interior

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

The interior of Uncorked

Best Wine Shops in London for Tastings

Fu Manchu - Prawn and pork dumplings

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

Liberty Facade

Liberty London: Beautiful British Fashion and Modern Design

Anglo Beetroot crisp

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

Primavera exterior

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

thinking bob

thinking bob : Taking social events off-line and back into the real world

Souk Medina dining area

Souk Medina: Bringing the magic of Marrakesh to Covent Garden

Medieval Banquet jester

Top Things To Do Along Thames Riverside

The Globe Tavern interior

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

Ichiryu tempura

Ichiryu is the Ichiban choice for udon lovers in London

Panda by Otto Schade

Street Art in London: Top 27 Artists

Aaron and Remi at Smoke and Salt

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

Pavilion wines

Pavilion wines starts the foodie quarter revolution in Sloane Square

VQ24 Bloomsbury interior

Welcome to 24 hour London at VQ Bloomsbury

Beach bar paddle boat

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

Princess of Wales - Primrose Hill

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

The Life Goddess exterior

Experience the Mediterranean at the Life Goddess, greek experimental divine

Heist bank interior

No daylight robbery at Heist Bank, Paddington

Brasserie Max lamb

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

OXBO starters

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

Meat and Shake Ealing

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

Herman ze German

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

Squid ink pasta -Pizzicotto

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

Inamo interactive table

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

Night Tales - dancing

Night Tales: Keeping Hackney firmly hip and happening

Chocolate cupcakes from Primrose bakery

Best Bakeries in London to Indulge Your Sweet Tooth

The Alice House - Queen's Park interior

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

Made of Dough Pop-up

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

Cocktails at Eaton Square

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

Tibits Vegetarian Restaurant

Sumptuous Vegetarian Restaurant in London in Regents Street

Bodeans exterior

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

Kerb Camden

Feast on the best of world food at Kerb, Camden

The Betjeman arms - white chocolate panna cotta

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

Egerton afternoon tea set

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

Roof top cinema - Bussey building

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

Sardine - lamb and trout dishes

Southern French comfort cooking at Sardine, Old Street

Gaucho steaks

A masterclass in perfection at Gaucho Hampstead

Oklava open kitchen

Small plates of Turkish delights at Oklava, Shoreditch

Shuang Shuang hot-pot

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

Gotto Trattoria interior

Fall in love with the breadbasket of Italy at Gotto Trattoria

Osteria 60 - Strawberry and Yoghurt

Deceptively simple Italian classics on offer at Osteria 60, Kensington

Indigo lamb rump

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

Omar Tapas Revolution

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

La Terraza food and drinks

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

B&H Bar

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


The Prince Alfred: A gastropub fit for royalty

The trains on top of Village Underground

Best London Art Galleries

Jimmys pop-up -steak and lobster's tail

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

Brew Cafe Putney

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

Rosa's cafe - Thai starters

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

Petite Coree

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

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese sign

Top 15 Oldest Pubs in London: Soak Up Some History

La Petite Provence

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

Smith of Smithfield Front

Historical grade-II listed gastronomic bar & restaurant London


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

Rio Boteco interior

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

Saka no hana Cherry blossom interior

A picture perfect dining experience at Sake no Hana, Mayfair

Maple and Fitz Salad

Your detox regime starts right here at Maple and Fitz

Kojawan interior

Time to go back to the future at Kojawan

Columbia restaurant terrace

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

Stable kitchen

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

Big Fernand first floor

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

Gong bao chicken

A gastronomic Chinese odyssey with Andrew Wong

Mustard exterior

Hearty home comforts at Mustard, Shepherd’s Bush

35 New Cavendish - egg and avocado

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

Grill on the Market room

It’s time for a steak out at Smithfield Market

Aerial Hoop Acrobat

Move back in time at The Medieval Banquet

Blades interior

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

Kanada Ya Truffle Ramen

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

Flora Indica - smoked venison

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

Main entrance of Boulestin

Boulestin Restaurant: French Dining in the Heart of Piccadilly

The Savannah

Patience is a virtue at the Savannah restaurant, Euston

Lobster pasta

House of Godo: an authentic Italian takeaway experience

KuPP bar

Enjoy a carefree and alternative brunch at KuPP, Paddington Basin

Junkyard golf

You will be crazy to miss Junkyard golf in Brick Lane

Hook wall display

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

Wunderlust at the Big Red

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


Haché Shoreditch: Gourmet Burgers with Global Garnishes

The Trading House venue photo

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

Mussel men interior

Salivate at the sight of Mussel Men’s seafood selections


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

The Refinery Bankside exterior

Drake and Morgan delivers once again at The Refinery, Bankside

Talli Joe food shot

Talli Joe: The standard-bearer for modern Indian cuisine

Roof East - Birdies crazy golf

Variety is the spice of life at Roof East, Stratford

Mary Ward Centre Adult Education College

5 Interesting Courses in London

Engawa lunch set

Authenticity is the key at the Japanese restaurant Engawa in Piccadilly

The Prince Albert interior

The Prince Albert: Impressing diners and drinkers since 1866

Circus performers

Life is a cabaret at Circus, Covent Garden

Butlers Wharf terrace

Sumptuous views and succulent steaks at Butlers Wharf Chop House

Samantha (Soak up summer- Fun in the Sun) Hampstead Heath Parliament Hill view2

Parliament Hill

Galvin HOP hot dog

Galvin HOP: Redefining the pub experience at Liverpool Street

Camino tapas

Experience a taste of Spain at Camino Bankside


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

Vicino lobster spaghetti

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

One Canada Square - trout

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

Chriskitch mushroom broth

Fine dining in a family friendly environment at Chriskitch Hoxton

Jam Tree lamb kebab

Finding a hangover cure at the Jam Tree Chelsea

Trade Union - coffee shop and barber

Trade Union, Wapping: the pioneering model for new businesses

The Greek Larder exterior

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

Bounce Venue

Burn off your calories and enjoy delectable delights at Bounce Shoreditch


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

Neighbourhood mac and cheese

Building a sense of community at Neighbourhood, Stratford

Sky Garden view

Live music sessions on top of the world at Sky Garden

Records in Phonica

London’s Best Record Shops

Radio Days Fashion Shop

Radio Days: Strike Vintage Gold in Waterloo

Mister Lasagna staff

Variety is the spice of life at Mister Lasagna in Soho

The Natural Philosopher interior

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

The Gallery - interior

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

PAUL afternoon tea set

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

Pepper Tree Big Breakfast

Thai Food in London – Clapham Common

Patara interior

Enjoy a refined Thai culinary experience at Patara, Hampstead

Balans Infamous burger

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

Two Ruba interior

Two Ruba: Cocktails that blossom at Tower Bridge


Get your daily dose of Chicken from WingsEggs

Sushi and robata sushi

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

Zia Lucia

Exercise your democratic rights at Zia Lucia, Holloway Road

Jinjuu ssam platter

Judy Joo’s Jinjuu is a jubilant joy

Ben's Canteen exterior

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

Rok pickles

It is back to basics at Rök smokehouse, Shoreditch

Boris Bikes

Getting Around London: 7 Alternative Ways to Get Around Town

698B supper club - cod filo pastry and radish

Enjoy the Fabulous Adventures of 698B via Tabl

Altitude London View

Surf and Turf to London’s best panoramic views

Cafe Mish feature image

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

Duende roast quail

The mischievously charming Duende will tantalise your taste buds

The Marquis Cornwallis exterior

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

Alfred Tennyson Interior

Drink life to the lees at the Alfred Tennyson

Cielo Blanco exterior

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

Opso interior

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

Lyan cellars wines

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

Sixty One Kitchen Chefs

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

Adam Handling

Adam Handling: From Masterchef to The Frog

The Galley Interior

It’s a classy culinary encounter at Galley, Islington

Cha Cha Moon terrace

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

Pont St interior

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

Lanes afternoon tea

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

Dalloway terrace tea set

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

Leman Street Tavern inside

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

Frog exhibit in the Grant Museum of Zoology

Best Hidden Museums in London: Try these less known favourites

All Star Lanes main courses

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

Inn the Park - ground floor

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

Oliver B

Top talent to watch out for in London for 2015

Rocket Restaurants, London

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

Pizza Pilgrim pizza

Achingly hip pizzas from the Elliott Brothers at Pizza Pilgrims Soho

Gino: Seafood skewers

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

Fantastic Handyman

Fantastic handyman: when you need a real man around the house

Yumi skewers

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

Wringle and Mangle chicken liver parfait

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

The Bunyadi - seabass and salmon

Experience ultimate liberation at The Bunyadi

The Phoenix - brisket melt

Comfort food that will melt your heart at The Phoenix

Benitos bar

Benito’s Hat: Riding the Mexican wave of success

Belgo Holborn wall

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

Burgershack exterior

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

Summer berry Savarin Brasserie Blanc

Savour classic French dishes from Raymond Blanc at Brasserie Blanc Southbank

Graphic bar interior

The unstoppable gin revival continues courtesy of Graphic bar


The Lure of The Lighterman

There's no better place in London to kick off the weekend on a hot summer's day than at Granary Square.  The square has been part of a major redevelopment in Kings Cross that was once an underused industrial wasteland that has since transformed into a trendy area full of bars and restaurants.

21 Aug 2016 | 0 Comments

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