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Parisian bistronomy hits London - we Test Drive Le Chabanais

One of Paris's hottest restaurants has landed in London. We check in to see how they're faring this side of the Channel.

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Spanish buzz in the City - we Test Drive José Pizarro in Broadgate

It's another huge success for the Spanish chef's first foray north of the river.…

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Stevie Parle's North Greenwich masterpiece - we try Craft London by the O2

Stevie Parle (of Dock Kitchen and Rotorino) has opened in prime position just outside the O2 with Craft London. We went east to check it out.…

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We try the new Blackfoot Bar and Backroom Dining

Last week, we popped by to see how things were going at the recently re-launched Blackfoot Bar and Backroom Dining.

As you would’ve read here, the restaurant has been given a bit of a reshuffle- with the addition of a spacious bar, the centrepiece of which is an elegantly bound cocktail menu with 16 cocktails. This is made up of a selection of both new drinks as well as classics, alongside a refr…

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Nuno goes back to his roots - we Test Drive Taberna do Mercado

Nuno Mendes almost manages to open a new restaurant on the quiet. But once news gets out, this is going to be every bit as hard to get into as Chiltern Firehouse.…

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Pisco Sours and a lot more at Old Street - we Test Drive the latest Ceviche

This is the second Ceviche from Martin Morales (who's also behind Andina). We head along to see how the ceviches and pisco sours translate to Old Street.…

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Grain Store comes to Clerkenwell - we Test drive Grain Store Unleashed at the Zetter

Bistro Bruno Loubet at the Zetter has been replaced by an extension of the vegetable led (but not meat-free) Grain Store called Grain Store Unleashed. We head down to take a look.…

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Fried chicken and cocktails - we Test Drive Chick n Sours

Carl Clarke, formerly best known for Disco Bistro pop-ups and residencies, has settled down with a permanent fried chicken restaurant with a difference. We head down to try as much as humanly possible.…

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Soho's Chinese gastropub: we Test Drive Alan Yau's Duck and Rice

Alan Yau unveils his Chinese gastropub concept on Soho's Berwick Street market. We went along to see what on earth that means in practice.…

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Street Feast migrates South - we visit Model Market

We popped down to the latest instalment of Street Feast last weekend to see how things were playing out. In short - they've managed to cram a lot into a small space.…

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