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Rudie's new Shoreditch Boxpark will serve up Jamaican tapas and lunchboxes to go

Two years ago, Rudies opened up in Dalston. Now, they’re heading down the road to Shoreditch’s Boxpark where they’ll be catering for the lunch crowd with their new “grab-and-go” Boxfood, as well as reinventing some of their classic menu options as smaller tapas.

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Soho's new 39 Steps Coffee Haus will serve up nitro brews and coffee milkshakes

Bored of watery flat whites and uninspiring lattes? We don't blame you. But now those who know their nitro from their cold brew can head to the new 39 Steps coffeeshop on Soho's happening D'Arblay Street…

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Doughnut Time's second branch opens in Old Street

After enjoying considerable success in Shaftesbury Avenue, Doughtnut Time are moving to a second base in Old Street - and plans for two new stores yet to come……

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Test Driving Londrino - Leandro Carreira's solo venture opens in London Bridge

After popping up all over London, Leandro Carreria has finally settled down, opening his own place in London Bridge. We went to check it out…

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Only the name is the same - we Test Drive The Square in Mayfair

With a new look and new chef - we see what the wholly redone Mayfair spot The Square is now like post refurb.…

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Cora Pearl in Covent Garden will be the new restaurant from the Kitty  Fisher's team

Following on the success of their Shepherd Market restaurant the team behind Kitty Fisher's have announced that their second restaurant will be on Covent Garden's Henrietta Street…

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Petit Bistro serves French-inspired in Leicester Square's new luxury hotel Victory House

The folk behind Randall and Aubin are behind a new bistro that's just opened on Leicester Square, covering all the French-inspired bases a visitor to Central could need, from pancakes to fish and chips and steak.…

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Marylebone's Hippy Fish lets you tuck into premium black caviar and lobster poke

Hippy Fish will let you create your perfect poke bowl from a selection of upmarket ingredients, or select a pre-made bowl like their premium lobster and black caviar.…

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Test Driving Linden Stores - Islington gets another winner

Linden Stores in Islington turns out to be a great wine shop mixed in with some wonderful small plates - we're pretty happy with our new local.…

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Vote for your favourite new restaurant of 2017

We've told you what we thought of 2017's restaurants, now it's your turn. Tell us what is your favourite restaurant of 2017 - and you could win a prize into the bargain...…

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Try Seasonal sharing plates in Hackney as Nest goes permanent

Grab a handful of sharing plates or go for the set menu at Nest’s new Hackney hideaway, where the three friends will be once focus on seasonal dishes that requires the kitchen to get in only one type of meat at a time.…

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Veggie and vegan canteen Wildflower arrives at Peckham Levels

Catering for the artists, makers and visitors of Peckham’s new community-led creative hub comes Wildflower, providing healthy, animal-free food in a relaxed canteen-style atmosphere.…

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Nieves Barragan is opening Sabor in Mayfair's Heddon Street

They've both been driving forces behind Barrafina's success and now Nieves Barragan and José Etura are opening Sabor, their own restaurant.…

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The relaunched Blue Posts is the next from the Palomar team

The people behind The Palomar and The Barbary are opening a pub in Chinatown. It'll be a three-floor affair including a basement kitchen counter and a cocktail bar. …

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Flavourtown Bakery is coming to Parsons Green, and they’re bringing rainbow cake

The lucky, sweet-loving souls of SW6 are being treated to the award-winning Flavourtown Bakery’s first ever shop. It’ll be open from 7.30am with coffee and pastries, but really you’ll be wanting to load up on their fudgey brownies, gorgeous cupcakes and more.…

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