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Olle: Queue Now For Korean Barbeque

Summer is over, and so too is the barbecue season as we look forward to another nine or ten months without smoke billowing into our faces as we turn chicken into charcoal. OR, you could head down to Olle and do it properly. Olle is a new Korean restaurant coming to Chinatown and it’s an...

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

What to do This Weekend: 15th – 17th September

It’s our favourite part of the week again, the end. This week we’ll be filling it with beer, burgers, brunch, bulbs, bric-a-brac and margaritas (the alliteration had to stop somewhere), question is, what are you going to be going to?...

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

Championing New Chefs at Great Guns Social

Lamb lollipops, brioche French toast and caramelise chicken pastilla; the menu is kicking off at new restaurant Great Guns Social. Now while the name may spark off a heated debate in America, the reason this is called Great Guns, is after founder, Laura Gregory’s global content and music...

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11 Incredible Timeless Bars

The Handbook has somehow got lost in space and time, landing in the 1900s. The only way back to the present day is to eat and drink our way through the decades, one at a time. Join us on a century-long bar and club tour and tick off how many decades you’ve visited along with us.

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

Grab The Bubbly, The Widow Series Returns

Veuve Clicquot literally translates as Widow Clicquot. Our Tricolore 3 textbooks might not have prepared us for such family tragedy, but Champagne marque Veuve Clicquot certainly doesn’t let us forget the straightened circumstances that mark the international brand’s beginnings. In 1805 the...

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

Potions And Potter, Wand-erful Cocktails at The Savoy

He may be too young to order at the bar, but boy wizard Harry Potter is to be immortalised in cocktail form as part of The Beaufort Bar’s ‘Cocktail of the Moment’ series. The Beaufort, itself one of our favourite reasons to visit The Savoy, is launching the magical potion to celebrate the...

Openings & Launches

Hop On Over To Hoppers

Hop on over to Hoppers this lunchtime! After the success of their Soho restaurant, Hoppers St Christopher’s Place has just opened. Hoppers, named after their namesake dish of rice pancake ‘hoppers’, serves Sri Lankan fare in a thoroughly modern setting. Gone are the shagpile carpets, aertex...

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Head Across Town To Crosstown

Wake up, smell the coffee and then scoff the doughnut! Independent doughnut coffee bar Crosstown launches today at their new location on Piccadilly and will be offering their perfect combination of caffeine and sugar, keeping you fully fuelled and ready to hit the shops, see the sights or head into...

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Cocktails At The Palace?

Stately Blenheim Palace is the birthplace of Winston Churchill and home of the Dukes of Marlborough. But while Churchill famously loved knocking back the Pol Roger, his former home would rather mix it up: step forward The Cocktail Service. The drinks agency famous for serving Hollywood A-listers...

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Waka up and smell the Nikkei

Waka’s going to be a cracker when it opens on Eastcheap this week. The new grab-and-go brand will bring Nikkei, a fusion of Peruvian and Japanese cuisine, to The City. While the food may have started it’s evolution in Peru in the 1800s as Japanese migrants combined home cooking with local...

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