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7 Winter Terraces To See Before It’s Too Late

You probably have heard and read about a lot of awesome winter terraces and pop-ups this season. Maybe you were too busy running around after Christmas presents or maybe you just never had the time. Well, in case you were mourning those lost opportunities we thought we’d take the time to let you know that all is not lost. Have a sneaky peak and which ones are still open and get yourselves done there, before it really is too late.

Openings & Launches

Shots Fired: Farmacy Pop-Up Shot Bar

Not as painful as a bullet wound, and not as dangerous as an ill-timed tequila shot. No, no these shots are better than that, but, maybe not quite as effective as a flu jab. As you may know Selfridges has launched their #EatHappy campaign which means they are entering into all sorts of healthy collaborations, and little stalls are popping up all over the place in their food hall. The next to be revealed is the Farmacy Shot Bar. The restaurant that is famous for its plant based dishes and serves food without refined sugars, additives, and chemicals. To the […]

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Tooting’s Terrific New Taiwanese

Bao down to the new king of Tooting – Taiwanese bao joint Daddy Bao has arrived. Frank Yeung is the genius behind Peckham’s Mr Bao. The Taiwanese restaurant has been cooking up their signature bao buns since 2016 when Yeung, with the help of his father Joe who retired from his own successful restaurant business last year. His second location, Daddy Bao in Tooting is named in his honour. Tooting has certainly come-of-age over the last few years as something of a food lover’s mecca and the Mitcham Road spot will give Daddy Bao a chance to shine. And shine […]

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

Hot Gin Roof Returns

It’s all about Veganuary right right now, but it is safe to say that it’s not for everyone. If your reading and haven’t jumped on the vegan bandwagon yet, but are still looking for something to overhaul or dedicate your January to look no further. We give you Ginuary! Yes. Yes we know, its genius, not only because dedicating a month to drinking Gin is hardly a sacrifice but it’s a new venture that we can pretty much guarantee we won’t fail at. So now that you’ve started your gin hunt; now that your Jan is to be consumed with […]

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Greyhound Cafe Lands in London

Twenty years ago, Thai fashion house, Greyhound, launched their first Greyhound Café in the chic neighbourhood of Sukhumvit. Since then they have gone on to open seventeen cafes across Asia and now they are making the move to Fitzrovia. Set over two floors, the Greyhound Café London will draw on the signature monochrome design with hand drawn, chalk designs and an eclectic Thai-meets-West interior. On the ground floor the bar and restaurant will be decked out with shop house shutters and shelves full of bric-a-brac, in the centre will sit an oversized Sai fish trap with a school of woven […]

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Supper Club Opening Its First Permanent Restaurant in Fulham

Everyone loves a supper club, they’re intimate, special and a little bit underground-y. They’re also not a restaurant. So when a supper club achieves enough success to go professional and open a bricks-and-mortar place of their own, there’s always a little bit of you that’s worried it’ll ruin things, a bit like when your favourite indie band gets signed by a big label. Well thank goodness that Bistro Mirey isn’t like that, in fact we think it’ll be the making of them. After a series of successful supper clubs, including popping up at Cookoo N1 in Islington and The Charles […]

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Bone Daddies Comes To Nova Victoria

Who doesn’t love rock n roll and ramen? Admittedly this is not a famous combination, but am I right in saying no one is opposed, in fact everyone’s quite intrigued and excited about it. Bone Daddies is the restaurant responsible for bringing Japanese food to the forefront of the London food scene. Ross Shonhan was a man with a passion for Japenese food. He says “I want to challenge people’s perceptions of Japanese food… I want to make it accessible to everyone”, how does one do that? Jam on some old school rock n’ roll and watch the flocks descend. […]

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Mindful City: Laughter Yoga, Beyonce Barre and Meditation

Living in London is great, always something to do, always someone to see, always somewhere new to eat; but in the great rush that is London life we can also be left feeling drained and exhausted. This is when we need to take stock and practice self-care and mindfulness. After all our mental health is every bit as important as a physical health. D&D London’s latest campaign Mindful City, will see its London restaurants host a whole series of events, talks and workshops throughout January until the 11th February, all designed for us to slow down and appreciate ourselves and […]

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Giant Italian Food Hall Set to Open in London

Calling all fans of cheese, olive oil, pasta, cured meats, ciabatta, gelato and all things Italian, rumour has it* that Italian cuisine big dogs, Eataly are going to be opening a massive Italian food hall right here in London. At the moment, the details are all still rather under wraps, it’s still in the planning stages, but we can tell you what we do know. It’s thought to be opening in Bishopsgate, it’s said to have a bar, restaurant and kitchen workshops as well as a lot of wine and all the other ingredients you’ll need to whip up an […]

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Samaritans Say Boo To Blue Monday

Monday the 15th January, has me quaking in fear. Why? Why you ask, because apparently it’s the most depressing day of the year. I had no idea this was the case, but now that I’ve been told, I can’t shake the growing dread that consumes me every minute the 15th gets closer. With this in mind, the Samaritans have teamed up with Carnaby street for a tea takeover. In the true British sprit of things, the Samaritan crew are taking a stand with tea. Everything is better with a cup of tea. A good natter, a warm cuppa, and a […]

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