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Test Driving Ollie Dabbous' HIDE

Ollie Dabbous' HIDE is by some way one of the most hotly-anticipated restaurant openings of the year. But what's it like to actually eat there? We went to find out. 

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Test Driving Market Hall Fulham - a very modern food hall for Fulham Broadway

Fulham folk who can't face the trek across town to such gems as Farang, Yard Sale and more now have all these traders and more on their doorstep.…

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Test Driving Paladar - tour South America without leaving South London

South London meets South America at Paladar - a restaurant that brings Londoners a taste of Cuba, Peru and more.…

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Test Driving Passyunk Avenue - an authentic taste of Philly in London

For homesick Philadelphians or Londoners wanting a taste of America, this Fitzrovia restaurant is a friendly place for a big feed.…

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Test Driving Beck at Brown's - classic Italian given a Michelin twist

Three Michelin-starred chef Heinz Beck is back in London and this time he's opened a more casual restaurant at Brown's in the heart of Mayfair…

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Test Driving Prawn on the Lawn - the restaurant and fishmonger impresses in its second coming

Top Islington seafood restaurant and Fishmonger Prawn on the Lawn moved down the road to a much bigger spot. We head along to see what's new. …

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Test Driving Chucs at Harrods - the Mediterranean good life in Knightsbridge

Chucs are expanding throughout London, hoping to bring their taste of the Med to more. We went to try their newly-opened branch in Harrods.…

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Berners Tavern revisited - we return to check out their new spring menu

We make a return visit to Jason Atherton's Fitzrovia hotel restuarant to try out some new seasonal dishes…

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Test Driving Leroy in Shoreditch

Ellory has moved to Shoreditch and been reborn as Leroy. We went to experience the shift in direction in action. …

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Test Driving Delamina - a taste of the Eastern Med in Marylebone

Delamina is the latest restaurant from the people behind Strut and Cluck. This time there's a much stronger focus on Eastern Med cuisine - we popped along to try it out. …

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