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Test Driving Ikoyi - West African cuisine comes to Mayfair

The latest restaurant to hit St James's Market sees a reinvention of West African cuisine. And it's pretty special too...…

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Japanese tapas and sushi - we Test Drive Cubé

Try this new Japanese spot just off Oxford Street, but don't expect the traditional menu...…

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Test Driving Smoke + Salt in Pop Brixton - small plates with plenty of heart

Smoke + Salt have moved into Pop Brixton as their latest home. We popped int for a Test Drive to see what's new.…

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Test Driving The Napoleon Hotel – we check in for a night at London’s only one room hotel

The recently opened Napoleon Hotel holds the illustrious titles of London’s smallest hotel as well as that of ‘most bars per guest’. This single room ‘grand’ hotel sports THREE - making that more than one per guest. We spent the night...…

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Test Driving Jean-Georges at the Connaught

The Connaught's restaurant has had a big makeover, and at the same time has brought in top NYC chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten to run it. We head down to take an early look. …

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Test Driving Aidan McGee's Sunday Roast - the master is back at the George and Dragon

He's won awards for his Sunday roasts in the past, so we just had to make a Sunday visit to Aidan McGee's return at Fitzrovia's George and Dragon.…

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Dan Doherty's Sprout pop-up - we take a look at his new project

Best known for Duck and Waffle, Dan Doherty is trying out his new concept, starting with a pop-up at Harvey Nichols. We went down to take a look…

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All the dumplings, please - we Test Drive Ugly Dumpling

They've graduated from street food to permanent restaurant - we head over to Carnaby to check out Ugly Dumpling's new spot. …

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