Test Drives

Test drive

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.

Read more: Test Driving Linden Stores - Islington gets another winner

Test Driving Hovarda - Aegean opulence on Rupert Street

We take a trip to this Aegean-inspired restaurant and bar from the owners of London restaurants Frescobaldi and Yosma.…

Read more: Test Driving Hovarda - Aegean opulence on Rupert Street

A new Italian by Old Street - we Test Drive Passo

From the team behind Fitzrovia spot Foley's, this new restaurant on Old Street roundabout already has the buzz of a place that's been open for ages. We went to check it out.…

Read more: A new Italian by Old Street - we Test Drive Passo

Modernist soba and sushi in Temple - we Test Drive Yen

London's legal district has a modernist temple to Japanese cuisine in Yen…

Read more: Modernist soba and sushi in Temple - we Test Drive Yen

Test Driving Duddell's In London Bridge - the Hong Kong restaurant comes to town

Originally hailing from Hong Kong where it's picked up a loyal following, big things are expected from Duddell's in London. We head over to its Grade II listed building to find out what you should expect. …

Read more: Test Driving Duddell's In London Bridge - the Hong Kong restaurant comes to town

Test Driving Santo Remedio Mk 2 - the authentic Mexican restaurant is resurrected in Bermondsey

One of London's best Mexican restaurants has been revived at a new Bermondsey location. We head down to see what's new at Santo Remedio.…

Read more: Test Driving Santo Remedio Mk 2 - the authentic Mexican restaurant is resurrected in Bermondsey

Immerse yourself in the Berkeley’s new Out Of The Blue drinks experience

London has an entirely new cocktail experience you're going to want to try - bring your friends…

Read more: Immerse yourself in the Berkeley’s new Out Of The Blue drinks experience

Perfect pasta at penny pinching prices - we Test Drive Flour and Grape in Bermondsey

The team behind Antico in Bermondsey have reopened as Flour & Grape, honing the menu to simple starters and top quality pastas…

Read more: Perfect pasta at penny pinching prices - we Test Drive Flour and Grape in Bermondsey

Shoreditch edge on The Mall - we Test Drive the new Rochelle Canteen at the ICA

Rochelle Canteen has expanded, opening a sibling restaurant at the ICA. We went along to see how the move from Shoreditch to the Buckingham Palace environs has worked for them.…

Read more: Shoreditch edge on The Mall - we Test Drive the new Rochelle Canteen at the ICA

Hot Dinners recommends

Test Drive

Hot Dinners on Instagram