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Test Driving Adam Handling Chelsea - high-end cuisine (with chicken butter) in Chelsea

Adam Handling has just opened his third restaurant in London - this time as part of the fancy Belmond Cadogan hotel. We hed down for a look. 

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A modern approach to Turkish cooking - Test Driving Yeni in Soho

Yeni sees a top Turkish chef open in the heart of Soho. We head down to take a look.  …

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Test Driving the afternoon tea at Fortnum's Royal Exchange outpost

Afternoon tea at Fortnum & Mason is a British institution. And now they're serving it up in the City too. We pop in to take a look. …

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Test driving Kaia's all-you-can-eat Sunday sushi brunch at The Ned

Londoners do love an all-you-can-eat brunch and the new sushi one at Kaia at The Ned is a doozy.…

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Test Driving Top Cuvee in Highbury - a top team for a new neighbourhood spot

With wine as its focus, but some cracking cocktails as well, this neighbourhood small plates spot is a welcome addition to the area.…

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Test Driving Mariage Freres - Parisian tea salon lands in Covent Garden

This Paris institution opened fairly under the radar before Christmas. After trying breakfast here - and being dazzled by how fab the whole place looks, we reckon more people need to know about it.…

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Test Driving Gloria - a gloriously OTT Italian trattoria in Shoreditch

Parisian restaurant folk Big Mamma Group picked Shoreditch for their first London restaurant opening. We went to see how their upbeat Italian trattoria fits into the London restaurant scene.…

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Test Driving Kutir - Rohit Ghai serves up inventive Indian cuisine in a Chelsea townhouse

Rohit Ghai has had hits with his food at Gymkhana and Jamavar - we head over to Chelsea to see how his first solo restaurant Kutir shapes up.  …

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Test Driving BaoziInn - dim sum and Sichuan dishes in Soho

We try out BaoziInn's Newport Street restaurant for some very colourful dim sum and Sichuan cuisine.  …

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Test Driving Spiritland Royal Festival Hall - music, cocktails and more for the South Bank

A restaurant and bar for music lovers has opened on the South Bank - we went to check it out. …

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