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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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MEATliquor are leaving their original W1 restaurant - but they need somewhere to go

Well this really is the end of an era. The original burger boys that started this whole crazy thing, MEATliquor, are being turfed out of their original restaurant site. In a tweet today they revealed that a developer plans to level the carpark building they're in and encouraged customers to find them a new home, adding a serious sweetener of £20k for the person who gets them into the right centra…

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Where to eat at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland 2018

You may be the kind of person for whom the very idea of Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is worse than spending the holidays with your in-laws, in which case there's nothing to see here. If, however, like us, anything that combines rollercoasters with hot toddies, more churros than you can shake a candy cane at AND covers it all with a sprinkling of fake snow and Christmas cheer is just the thing for…

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Din Tai Fung is coming to London, bringing their xiaolongbao to Covent Garden and Centre Point  - updated

22/11/18 - updated with opening date for Henrietta Street

What: Din Tai Fung London

In a nutshell: Taiwanese steamed bun powerhouse comes to London

Summing it all up: The hugely popular Taiwanese dumpling restaurant is coming to London with steamed soup dumplings and lots more... …

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Pizza Pilgrims are coming to The City AND London Bridge and they're bringing the Bread Zeppelin - updated

Pizza Pilgrim fans are about to get two new places to try their favourite pizzas as they arrive in London Bridge AND The City. Plus they're bringing new pizzas with them and the "Bread Zeppelin"...…

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