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Street Feast targets Woolwich's Plumstead Road Covered Market for its fourth year-round opening

Taking over the Plumstead Road Covered Market for two year prior to the area's redevelopment, the latest Street Feast market will feature 8 street food traders, three bars and seating for up to 300

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Dubai’s Ruya arrives in The Grosvenor with modern Anatolian cuisine

Fresh from Dubai comes Ruya and chef Colin Clague, bringing some of the region’s finest traditional food given a contemporary, sophisticated twist that's well suited to the restaurant’s ritzy location.…

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Bergen House on Newington Green is serving up 'banging' steak and fries

Joining the flurry of openings in the N16 comes Bergen House, with a menu laden with choices, from grazing plates to sharers for two, Sunday roasts, specials, affordable wines and a classic English pudding selection.…

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Farmacy is launching a popup healthy shot bar at Selfridges

If you're embracing the whole healthy January thing you may be interested to know that next week the Notting Hill plant-based restaurant and bar, Farmacy, is launching a pop up shot bar at Selfridges. It forms part of Selfridges 2018 #EatHappy campaign which runs from January to March and is all about promoting healthy, sustainable and enjoyable food.

You'll find the Farmacy Shot Bar in the depar…

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New London restaurants to look out for in 2018

As another year begins, it's time to look forward to some of the most promising new restaurants due to open in 2018 (that we know of). And it's already looking like an interesting year, with the likes of Nieves Barragan and Tomos Parry opening their own places and the return of Simon Rogan, amongst others.…

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London's restaurants openings are booming - with over 280 new restaurants in 2017

There's been a lot of doom and gloom talk in some quarters about the London restaurant scene at the moment but we don't think there's need for despair just quite yet. While there have been closures (just like every year we've been running the site) it's been a real bumper year for new openings.

We've gone back to have a look at the last few years of our long-running New London Restaurants fe…

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Is Eataly opening in London?

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Beer and burger store hits Dalston's Kingsland Road

A huge selection of craft beers and a brief menu of burgers for Dalston as Willesden restuarant Beer and Burger Store expands eastwards…

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Tonkotsu are taking over Anzu on St James's Market for a ramen residency

Not that we're wishing Christmas along, but if you are already planning your January restaurant hitlist, you might want to pop along to St James's Market. Tonkotsu are taking over their sibling restaurant Anzu from the New Year, with a two month ramen residency.

Best of all, if you're utterly broke post Christmas, the residency will kick off with 50% off the food bill for the first 4 days.

On the…

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L'Ami Malo modern creperie is coming to Spitalfields

A modern crêperie is coming to Spitalfields, and you’ll be able to take your pick of toppings, or head to the Le Moulin speakeasy in the back where staff will be on hand to mix you up calvados cocktails...…

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Farm Girl takes their superfood cocktails and new dinner menu to Chelsea

After a well-matched first-floor takeover of Oxford Street’s hip Sweaty Betty gym shop, Farm Girl are on the move again to Chelsea, where they’ll be opening their third cafe and their first ever dinner menu.…

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Brigadiers is the City's new Indian barbecue restaurant from the Gymkhana folks

Charred, smoked and grilled is the name of the game at Brigadiers, which will be cooking up all manner of kebabs, chops, tikka and feasting options for hungry City sorts, with a huge selection of beer to wash it all down.…

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Kanada-Ya is bringing their legendary ramen to Islington's Upper Street

Fans of Kanada-Ya will already know the deal: big, soupy bowls of rich broth, served with springy noodles cooked to your preferred level of firmness, likely preceded by a lengthy, but worthwhile session spent queueing outside.…

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The Hot Dinners readers' favourite new restaurant of 2017

We told you all about our favourite places to eat in 2017 and then we asked you to let us know what your favourite new restaurant of 2017 was. And you didn't disappoint us. Now the votes have been tallied and we have a winner....…

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Stevie Parle announces The Dock Kitchen's closure - but this isn't goodbye

They say all good things come to an end, so Stevie Parle must be feeling bittersweet about announcing the imminent closure of his first restaurant The Dock Kitchen.

In a newsletter emailed out to the restaurant's clientele, Parle says: "I’m writing to let you know that Dock Kitchen will be closing for good after lunch on the 23rd of December. Our lease is coming to an end and unfortunately we hav…

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