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5 Great British Menu Restaurants

This year the Great British Menu is in aid of the WI and there’s a wealth of fantastic chefs competing to secure a dish at the banquet. A few of them are from jolly old London, heading up the kitchens at some of The Handbooks favourite restaurants. Here’s our guide to all of them:...

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London Never Dies Cabaret

Along with fast cars, martinis, well-tailored suits and women, we’re pretty sure cabaret would feature on a list of James Bond’s top things, how could he say no to the performers and costumes? And to celebrate the launch of Sceptre, The London Cabaret Club is hosting a series of exciting...

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BIRD Islington Opens

You know how if you have something free-range, organic or gluten free it’s basically healthy, regardless of whether it is fried, dunked in sugar or full of alcohol?* Well it might not be the next superfood, but fried chicken restaurant BIRD is opening in Islington next week, and it’s free-range...

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The Henry Root Relaunches

Forget spring cleaning and forget your January resolutions, now is the time for new beginnings, that back-to-school, we’re done with summer, hello autumn sort of time. New stationary, new coats, new health promises to try and get a control on the summer drinking problem before the Christmas...

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Canto Corvino Opens

Let’s start Monday with a fact to get the brain going, back in the day Artillery Lane in Spitalfields use to be called Ravens Row and if you translate the phrase song of the raven into Italian you get Canto Corvino and today is the opening of Canto Corvino an Italian restaurant on Artillery Lane.

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Rotli crew residency at The King & Co

Fish fingers with a side of peas and sweetcorn is what we grew up eating so we are ever so slightly envious to learn of more exotic childhood mealtimes. Pop-up chef duo Ben France and Aneesha Noonan began Rotli Crew after a global culinary adventure, eating their way around the world and finally...

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Bao Bun pop-up at Spice Market

Fluffy, pillowy, bouncy. Just a few of the adjectives used to describe bao buns, the South-East Asian street-food taking London by storm. Although nothing new to the discerning foodie, the people behind Spice Market are bringing the buns to the mainstream with their new pop-up Barley & Buns...

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Oysters and Champagne on the Southbank

Backseat drinking on a double decker conjures up images of underage boys clutching tinnies but if you are wanting to upgrade this image with something frankly a lot classier but also a bit cheeky then we think we have the answer; it’s big, red and parked up on the Southbank. A double decker is...

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POP-Down at The Vaults Waterloo

Another day, another pop-up. Or it certainly seems that way. Having said that, we certainly aren’t complaining – pop-ups seem to have the kind of ‘cool factor’ that a stand-alone restaurant can rarely achieve. There’s something about feeling in-the-know that makes you feel like you...

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Maddox Club Presents UNDERCURRENT

One of London’s most exclusive private members’ venues, Maddox Club, is offering Mayfair party-goers something a little bit different in the form of a new Friday night event called UNDERCURRENT. UNDERCURRENT offers tech and deep house fans a unique opportunity to experience world-class...

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