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SEVEN DEADLY SINS at the Royal Horseguards Hotel

The sinners over at The Royal Horseguards Hotel will surely be ruffling some feathers…and taste buds with the launch of their new set of cocktails wrath, greed, sloth, pride, lust, envy and gluttony.  The naughty mixologists at the 5 star hotel have devised the new drinks as the seasons change...

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Arbutus Opens New Bar

Today sees the launch of Michelin-starred restaurant Arbutus’ new bar – the cheekily titled Les Couilles du Chien – if you don’t know your French then Google it. Leather topped hairpin stools will stand at the polished white stone bar which will stretch across the length of the bar. French...

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BL-NK: Shoreditch’s latest venue

Shoreditch has just seen the arrival of BL-NK, a three storey, 4,500 square foot event space on Curtain Road and as we head into the party season, we think you need to know about it. The venue’s aim is to support local businesses, from providing spaces to work or hold meetings to hosting product...

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Top 9 Themed Bars & Restaurants

From fancy dress to film night, everyone loves a theme – and London’s bars and restaurants are no exception. With so many new hotspots opening every day, it’s no wonder that more and more of them are showing off their unique character to stand out from the crowd. Which is...

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The Georgian’s Festive Afternoon Tea

Here at The Handbook we’re not even ashamed that we’re already excited about Christmas and yes we are aware that there is still over two months to go… Harrods are also getting to the Christmas spirit with the news that they are launching a festive tea in the Georgian restaurant at the start...

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Voyages Extraordinaire Christmas Party Venue

Words have the power to conjure up amazingly colourful images, emotions, senses and scenes but sometimes the power of words is insufficient and things have to be seen for yourself. Voyages Extraordinaire sounds like one such example but for journalistic purposes, and to convince you to make that...

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Wazen Opens

Not all restaurants are born equal and new Japanese eatery, Wazen, looks promisingly like it will be a cut above the rest. Serving authentic Japanese food with head chef Toshimasa Tanahashi (formerly of Kouzu – which we loved) overseeing kitchen activity with his over 30 years of...

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The Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield Opens

When it comes to drinking, one is good, two is better. This couldn’t be truer for The Cocktail Trading Company, which after the success of its West End venue is about to launch a second venue in Smithfield. With The Cocktail Trading Company Soho, brought to you by the award winning team of...

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Bottomless Suppers at The Exhibit

First came the bottomless brunch. Then came another bottomless brunch. And then another. And another… (Another). We never complain when our fourth prosecco is placed in front of us but emerging into the real world at midday and realising you really should have saved the drinking for that...

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5 of the Best Hot Dogs

This Autumn we see ourselves wrapped up warm visiting street food markets perhaps with a little red nose as we enjoy the best comfort food London has to offer. Here we have rounded up 5 of London’s best hot dogs, from restaurants to markets. Don’t be shy, it’s bulking season...

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