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Are You All-In? London’s Most Exclusive Casinos

You know that scene at the start of Dr No, where James Bond sits at the blackjack table and calmly raises his stake to £1,000, before saying those immortal ‘Bond, James Bond’ lines as the theme tune starts up? That’s London casinos, in all their suave, black tie, glory. If you’re a high roller or just out to try the waters, then this is the place to experience some of the best casinos in the world. Here are some of the best…   Les Ambassadeurs Why: Sat on the corner of Hyde Park and Mayfair, Les Ambassadeurs Club is glorious, elegant […]

Openings & Launches

The Ned Opens Its 17th Bar!

The Ned doesn’t hold back, why have one restaurant when you can have nine? And why have sixteen bars when you can have seventeen? That’s right, today The Ned is going that bit further with the opening of the Library bar, their seventeenth bar. Taking up residence on the ground floor by Cecconi’s, the bar will seat 18 guests in a space that emulates the 1930s with old-world club chairs, a bar clad in oxblood leather panelling and retro cocktail books. To drink you’ll find over 30 Champagnes, a martini trolley that will be wheeled from table to table to […]

Bars, Clubs & Drinks

Nightclub of the Summer: Night Tales

July is said to be the hottest month of the year, I’m sure everyone has been enduring the heat for a while now, but it’s time to forget the heat and embrace it. Clear your weekend plans of staying indoors, grab your friends and get ready to go out. You may be familiar with Night Tales pop ups all around London since 2013, but now Founders Lottie Campbell, Jamie Rule and Louis Hyams are launching a permanent location at Bohemia Place, I repeat, permanent! Opening in the heart of Hackney this July, they’re transforming two railway arches and a 4,000 […]

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Restaurants, Pubs & Food

Going Once, Going Twice… Auction Against Hunger at Market Hall

Instead of a lazy Sunday nursing sore heads on the sofa, how does a whole market hall of food sound? London’s top chefs, bars and street food traders will congregate in Market Hall at Borough for Auction Against Hunger, an event that will take place for its 6th year. To date, there have been over half a million pounds for charity raised, with guests bidding on a range of food and drink experiences in live auction hosted by Tom Best. The event, supported by Tonic, is a feel-good-foodie event that will make you feel slightly less guilty about excessive indulging, […]

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Seasonal & Celebrations

How are you Celebrating the Fourth of July?

Smatterings of red, white and blue adoring the city? It looks as though Independence Day is back with a rib eating, pie faced, sailor jerry infused bang, with a range of events set to wash the city in stars and stripes. Maybe you’ve never celebrated Independence Day before, or maybe you’re at a loss of where to go? Well, without further ado… Big Easy What: A Rib Eating Contest Why: If you’ve ever watched Man Versus Food, convinced you can take on the challenge, then now’s your time to shine as Big Easy holds its 27th annual rib eating contest. […]

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Gelato Pop-ups, Cheese Wheels and Bottomless Brunches: Summer at Bocconcino

This weather, it’s great we’ve had a scorcher of week and it’s set to continue, but here’s my British gripe about the weather. Don’t you find that London just isn’t equipped? The trains fall apart, the tubes are unbearably muggy, and most offices don’t have aircon. You think you’ll skip out of the house in a summer dress, having woken up with the sun and live life at a slower pace, read your book in the sun, have drinks on a terrace. In reality you’re stuck on a B.O riddled bus, a wasp gets near your picnic and the terrace […]

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Restaurants, Pubs & Food

Forking Good Food: Farmer J Opens 2nd Restaurant

Farmer J is opening its second London restaurant for all those city-dwellers hungry for a taste of the British fields. With its hearty breakfast Fieldtrays packed with food like hash browns, flank steak and spicy shakshuka, as well as bagels with lox and cream cheese and sourdough goodies from Fortitude Bakery, you won’t be able to walk by on your morning commute without stopping. Lunch each day is cooked with natural ingredients, and 90% of food is made on-site. Charred tofu steak with white miso and whole roasted cauliflower will delight vegans, and it doesn’t hurt that all ingredient are […]

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Experiences & Pop-Ups

Best Supper Clubs and Pop-Ups For You This July

Summer is all about enjoying yourself, indulging and just having fun. Find yourself experiencing London in the best way possible this summer: food, friends and parties! If you enjoy eating, socialising and partying, then supper clubs are probably for you, so here’s a selection of London’s best this month… The Little Blue Door What: Home away from home Why: When the clock strikes 12 for lunchtime, The Little Blue Door is hosting lunch roasts for guests that want to come together. It’s a weekly social event that turns strangers into friends, and friends into family, because you’ll be hanging out […]

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Openings & Launches

Biggest Lunch Market in East London by KERB

As a developing professional adult, it’s difficult to find a good place to eat for lunch, because you don’t ever want to stick with the same shmuck every. single. day. Especially when repeating orders so often, that the server knows it by heart too! There’s no rest for the heat that is drastically increasing our appetites, to be accompanied with a cold drink, but here’s a solution to the people who can’t make their minds as to where they want to eat for lunch. KERB is launching a new site at St. Katherine’s Docks, East London – their sixth and […]

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A Decade of Music at Quaglino’s

It’s always a banger when you go to a fancy restaurant and you get live musical entertainment. Though they’re not playing modern music, the impeccable taste could be enjoyed by generations through and through. Take a trip back in time and as you taste the savoury food served, your attention will be diverted somewhere else, you’ll see. This summer until the end of August, Quaglino’s is launching a series of musical performances, “Q Decades – A Musical Journey Through the Years”, starting with a special attendance by singing icon Jocelyn Brown, who will be performing hits including the legendary club […]

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Get Ready For The 5th Annual London Bridge Open Kitchen

We might be in the middle of a heatwave, but that shouldn’t stop you making a beeline for the food festival happening this weekend in London Bridge, it’ll be buzzing. This year is the 5th annual feast of London Bridge Open Kitchen, celebrating the best of food and drink from the local area and located right in front of the station so ready to embrace you this weekend with the whiff and a slap of flavourful tastes in the air. The festival will feature all sorts of chefs and kitchen activities, and not only is it out in the open, it’s also […]

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Travel

Ragu, Porticoes and Dissection: 10 Reasons to Visit Bologna

Bologna, home to ragu, the oldest university in the western world and the largest sundial in the world.  The historic capital of the Emilia-Romagna region, Bologna is one half, wide arcaded streets and large piazzas and  the other, cobbled narrow streets. We’ve rounded up ten reasons why you need to visit this city and it isn’t just food…   For Ragu Bologna, the home of spaghetti bolognese you think, but you’d be wrong. Bolognese yes, spaghetti bolognese wrong. It should be fresh tagliatelle and not tainted with herbs and garlic. It’s a simple dish enriched only with a little (or in […]

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