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Viet Grill Launches Goat House Pop-up

From mid-October the horned mammal that is the goat will be making its way from the rural green pastures to the steel and concrete city of London. Its final destination will be Goat House at Viet Grill in Shoreditch. There the ever-gnawing vertebrate will mix with salad, swim in curry and be on the receiving end of a Vietnamese steamboat. The popularity of goat is growing exponentially hence this pop-up response. Goat House is the first all-goat restaurant and will run for a month. The basement eatery will offer guests a feasting menu inspired from rural feasting traditions representing authentic […]

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JKS Restaurants Launch Motu

There is a ceaseless gratification ordering and eating takeaway. Firstly, you don’t have to cook; praise the Lord. Secondly; usually the food entailed is a refreshing departure from routine and traditional tea’s. And thirdly, the taste and fulfilment of the grub cannot be replicated, whether that be pizza, Chinese or, pertinently; Indian. So, we’ve established a takeaway is good, no, great, and you’re excited thinking about one now. With that in mind it’s time for you to take a breath and if possible a seat, because an Indian delivery service is opening this month. It’s called Motu, a name derived from […]

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7 Days Of Champagne At Gaucho

A champagne education. We know, it seems inconceivable. After a couple of bottles, taking in and retaining information under such undesirable conditions sounds awfully difficult. Regardless of its implausibility its happening. For those who don’t know a Chandon from a Jouët, Gaucho is giving you the chance to brush up on your champagne knowledge. Champagne commonly signifies a celebratory event and this week is going to be no different, well the celebratory part anyway, as Gaucho showcase the incredible range of champagne available at their restaurants. Insobriety will need to be controlled as this is 7 days dedicated to enlightenment, […]

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The Wild Table: Autumnal Feasting

Autumn is a great time for produce from truffles and squashes to langoustines and game. So to celebrate the new season, restaurant group D & D have joined forces with Champagne Laurent-Perrier to launch The Wild Table a series of supper clubs, masterclasses and feasts all taking place throughout October. You can find full details on the website of all the events taking place but here are three events next week that you should definitely get to. On Tuesday 18th South Place Hotel’s Executive Chef, Gary Foulkes, will be hosting a feast in the new private dining room, Peel. Sit […]

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Best Brunches

6 New Brunches To Try

You know those interviews where they ask you what you can’t live without? If we ever find ourselves being asked such a question, we would have to say brunch. The best meal of any day. We’ve rounded up six brunches which have recently launched, note them down and get eating! 

Openings & Launches

Veneta: Inspired By Venice

Salt Yard Group (Opera Tavern, Salt Yard, Ember Yard and Dehesa) is set to open their next restaurant at the end of the month and this time they are taking inspiration from the elegance of Venice and the grandeur of bygone eras. Opening in St James’s Market, the 110 cover restaurant will bring together classic bar-counter seating with more intimate tables and banquette booths. Sit outside on the terrace or climb the ornate stairs to the mezzanine level which can be hired for a private dinner party – whilst full details are still being kept under wraps, we’ve been told […]

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Dirty Bones Shoreditch Review: What We Thought

New? Yes, it opened at the end of summer this year, it follows on from Dirty Bones in Kensington and Kingly Court.  Where? They’ve taken their Mutts Nuts (that’s a cocktail FYI) over East and headed to Shoreditch 1 Club Row, Shoreditch, E1 6JX, www.dirty-bones.com On the Menu: The clue is in the name – it’s the sort of food that is everything clean eating is not. Mac ‘n’ cheese, pork, meat and chips in various formats. We’re talking burgers laden with pulled pork and mac ‘n’ cheese; chicken served with waffles; hot dogs topped with bacon and cheese sauce and the sort […]

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Guides

What to do This Weekend: 14th-16th October

This week it’s all about food as we see the arrival of three new brunches. Get ready to party with KERB, feast at Oklava, gorge on chocolate, Dinerama is relaunching for the winter months and Bread Ahead is opening it’s first permanent bakery. Choosing where to go eat the weekend is going to be that much harder…eating pants at the ready. 

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James Martins Exclusive 50th Anniversary Dinner at The Playboy Club

English chef James Martin and Hugh Hefner aren’t necessarily two things that you’d instantly associate with one another but what if we told you James has an award-winning restaurant in the Manchester235 casino and that this year the Playboy Club London is celebrating a landmark birthday (it turns 50 this year) so needs a suitably celebrated chef to cook up a storm? Suddenly it all makes sense. Next Wednesday, an exclusive five-course dinner will be prepared by James and his team behind the scenes at the Playboy Club for members and non-members, with live post-dinner entertainment (the dance floor calls), […]

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Bombay Sapphire’s Grand Journey

Embarking on a journey under the influence of alcohol isn’t unusual, in fact, it happens with worrying regularity and usually you want to forget about it. The endeavour is of course a dragon chase, and more often than not we’re at the front. Anyway, back on topic. Not all journeys involving alcohol need be predicated on escalating debauchery, as BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® prove. The world and UK’s no.1 premier gin is launching The Grand Journey; a one-off immersive drinking and tasting experience. Created by the House of Bombay and leading design talent The Robin Collective, The Grand Journey celebrates the beauty […]

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