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The Engine Room Pop-Up

Steam, smoke and oil may raise alarm bells when you use the words in the context of a civilised dinner but throw in the words ‘supper club’ and ‘London Museum of Water and Steam’ and suddenly it makes much more sense. Set designer Alice Hodge and Moro-trained chef Ellen Parr are the...

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7 Days of American Whiskey at Gaucho

You’ve probably seen the Jack Daniel’s adverts in the tube telling us about Jack, they’re pretty hard to miss, but did you know that Jack sold meat and whiskey from a wagon to fund his first distillery? And did you know that meat and whisky go together like fish and chips, salt and pepper and...

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A Taste of Italy at Bankside

There’s something so appealing about food shopping on holiday. Exploring a little corner of Italy after a morning lazing by the pool, when the heat gets a bit much to handle. Shelves stacked with intriguing jars and boxes, cured meats hanging from the ceiling and overflowing deli counters with...

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Christmas Parties at Ivory Vaults

We can almost hear the jingle bells softly ringing in the distance as the sound of the Christmas season approaches and with it we can expect plenty of minces pies, Santa’s smiling face and of course, Christmas parties. The parties will all no doubt featuring heavily on alcohol and some on food...

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Narnia at The Churchill Bar

At this time of year there is no shortage of festive warming drinks – there’s pretty much a pumpkin spiced latte or spiced hot chocolate on every corner. We really aren’t arguing with this, in fact it’s one of the best things about this time of year. What would be even better is if a...

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10 of the Best Christmas Party Venues in West London

Due to the vast array of cool bars and local haunts, trendy Westerners are often reluctant to leave their cosy corner of London. If this sounds familiar, or if you are thinking ‘what is all the fuss about’ then here is our guide to the best Christmas party venues in West London, for all budgets...

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Diwali at Benares

Autumn is a time of festivity. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Harvest festival and the Hindu festival of light, Diwali. Celebrated worldwide it is in India that the streets come alive with lights, fireworks and candles and this year the five day festival is being celebrated in London at Michelin-starred...

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Boozy weekend brunch at Kurobuta

Sushi, meet steak. Steak, meet sushi. Japanese bar and grill Kurobuta are launching a kind of surf and turf fusion brunch of Japanese and Australian inspiration to make any benedict or baked egg seem a little bit… samey.  From Saturday 31st October, Kurobuta Marble Arch are launching their...

Openings & Launches

Beyond London Opens

Friday will see the opening of Beyond London, Kensington’s first lounge to offer gourmet dining, cocktails and table bottle service.  The guys behind it are Executive Chef Ian Pengelley, who comes from Harrod’s Chai Wu and is known for his Pan-Asian cooking and Andy Mil the highly awarded...

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45 Jermyn St. Opens

If you’re passing through St James today then you might notice something new; a new face in the neighbourhood, because today sees the opening of 45 Jermyn St. The 113 cover restaurant will be open from breakfast right though to their 10pm late supper menu and will be serving up a modern London...

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