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Test Driving Double Standard - Adam Rawson does pub food

We're back in The Standard hotel to try out their second restaurant Double Standard - which sees Adam Rawson in charge of their pub food.  

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Test Driving Chris Leach and David Carter at 10 Heddon Street - a marvellous mashup of Britain and Italy

The first residency to take over the old Magpie space at 10 Heddon Street is by the former head chef of Kitty Fisher's and the owner of Smokestak. A match made in heaven? We went to find out.…

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Test Driving Eggslut - we try all the eggy buns in Notting Hill

LA's Eggslut has landed in Notting Hill with a mind to cornering London's eggy bun market. We head down to try them out.  …

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Test Driving Theo Randall at The Intercontinental

In our ongoing series of celebrating London's classic restaurants, we went to check out Theo Randall at the Intercontinental on London's Park Lane.…

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Test Driving Siren at The Goring - Nathan Outlaw opens the hotel's first new restaurant in 100 years

Siren is The Goring's first new restaurant in 100 years. We head down to see what Nathan Outlaw's done with the place. …

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Test Driving the Dining Room at The Ned - a seasonal tour of the British Isles

The Dining Room at the Ned sees an Italian chef enjoying himself, using the bounty of the British isles.…

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Test Driving Arcade Food Theatre - eight great London restaurants, all under one roof

This food hall at the junction of Oxford Street and Charing Cross Road has an extremely impressive collection of restaurants taking part. But how does it all work and what's on offer? We head along to find out. …

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Test Driving Isla - Adam Rawson goes coastal at The Standard

Adam Rawson has not one but two restaurants at The Standard hotel in King's Cross. We check out the coastal cuisine at Isla.  …

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Test Driving Flor - a top Borough bakery/wine bar/restaurant combo from the Lyle's team

The next restaurant from the team behind World's 50 Best restaurant Lyle's is here - we head down to Borough to try it out.…

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Test Driving Four Legs at The Compton Arms and its gold-standard cheeseburger

It isn't that often that a new London burger blows us away - but this Islington pub has a major contender for the city's best cheeseburger.…

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