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Bao and Bing is serving up Taiwanese street-market food in Marylebone

This addition to Marylebone is inspired by the street-markets of Taiwan, and there's quite a lot more to it than bao buns (but they appear too). Expect waffle-like wheelcakes made to order and alcoholic ice lollies in the downstairs bar.

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Jason Atherton to open H.O.M.E. 16-seat restaurant right next to Pollen Street Social

Jason Atherton did a lengthy interview with Squaremeal talking about everything from an upcoming refurb of Pollen Street Social to the hunt for a new location for Sosharu. But there was one snippet revealed in the interview that caught our notice - that he's opening something new in London, a place currently called H.O.M.E. (a working title).

It's taking over a space that he owns right next door…

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FAM Bar on Duke Street lets you choose the vinyl for a good night out

This new Duke Street spot hopes to be so welcoming that you view it as a sort of home from home (with better cocktails and food than you'd make yourself).…

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We eat all we can in a lunchtime visit to Market Hall Victoria

The second Market Hall brings a host of top-notch food purveyors to Victoria in one handy place. But how does the whole thing work? Let us tell you... …

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Test Driving Ivy in the Park - Caprice Holdings move into Canary Wharf

Taking over the pavilion by Canada Square park, Caprice Holdings have brought a particularly green and verdant iteration of the Ivy to the financial district.…

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Parrillan is the outside grill expansion for Barrafina Coal Drops Yard

Already home to some top restaurants, there's still more to come at Coal Drops Yard - specifically from one of its top draws, Barrafina. They've already opened the main restaurant - which we took for a Test Drive - but, much like Plaza Pastor as an extension to Casa Pastor downstairs (also by the Harts Group and more of that here) there's a little more to come. They'll also be taking over the spa…

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Clerkenwell gets a new wine and tapas bar on St John Street with Le Cellar

The former wine buyer at Club and Cellar Gascon has come back to the area to open a wine and tapas bar on St John Street.…

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Burger and Beyond are setting up a permanent burger place in Shoreditch - updated

You'll have seen Burger and Beyond at street food markets all over town, and now they're settling down in Shoreditch. Expect all your favourite burgers and a lot more new additions too. …

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Selfridges' Christmas cabaret club features drinks by Bistrotheque and Nyetimber

If you've been wondering what lies behind the foil wrapped doors of Selfridges Ultralounge on their lower ground floor (we spotted it this weekend and stole in for a quick look) then let us enlighten you.

It's all part of an adult-only cabaret extravaganza that's been devised for the Oxford Street store for the festive season. Glyn Fussell, the co-founder and Creative Director of East Creative, i…

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Ninety One Living Room kicks off with a Sabel residency in Shoreditch

Ninety One Living Room is a new all-day space in Shoreditch's Brick Lane. It's a cafe/workspace by day and restaurant/bar in the evening. And they have husband and wife duo, Sable, kicking off the first food residency. …

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday food and drink deals in London 2018

Who doesn't love a bargain? We're rounded up the best Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) food and drink deals in London for you.…

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