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Vestal Vodka Vaults

Vestal Vodka is going underground with the opening of The Vestal Vaults. Mr VV has taken over the basement of London’s The Forge Restaurant with his inimitable Bohemian approach to décor and creative approach to cocktail making. Expect dark, lustrous theatrical interiors, quiet...

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Floridita’s Black Heart Halloween Party

Floridita is bringing us a taste of the underworld this Halloween with music, dancing and a ghoulish menu to tickle the tastebuds. Floridita's Head Chef, Richard Sawyer, has devised a Black Menu for the evening, with three courses of devilishly dark dishes including starters of Black Bean...

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The return of Pret-a-Portea

The fashion week circuit may be over and done with now until Feb 2013 but the patisserie calendar sets its own agenda and launching for Winter 2012/2013 is the Berkeley Hotel’s famous Prêt-à-Portea collection. So if you’re a fan of Hedi Slimane and YSL then the new homage...

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The Fat of the Land

You may be keen to hear about the newest enterprise brought to you by Michael Kittos and Tony Wolfe, the men behind The Queen’s Head & Artichoke in Regent’s Park and The Norfolk Arms in Bloomsbury. With their track history, it won't surprise you to hear that The Fat of the...

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A Night of Wine at Busaba Eathai

An important note for the diaries of anyone keen on the Thai food created at Busaba Eathai.On Thursday 1st November, the renowned Annette Scarfe, one of 300 Masters of Wine in the world, is hosting a very special wine night at Busaba Eathai. The Stratford City branch.Among the various...

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The Lucky Pig

You may have heard about quite a few Halloween parties taking place next week, but what about the one at Fitzrovia's The Lucky Pig?The Halloween Masquerade is taking place on Wednesday 31st October – and it's not one to miss. Doctor Death, who will be lurking in the...

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Paradise does Halloween

Paradise by Way of Kensal Green is hosting an appropriately ghoulish tour of the Kensal Green Cemetery, followed by a special Halloween dinner. The intimate tour kicks off  at 7pm. You’ll venture through one of London’s most distinguished burial grounds and take in the many...

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Day of the Dead Celebrations

With Mexican restaurants springing up everywhere (and Virgin Atlantic now flying direct to Cancun) our love affair for all things Mexican shows no signs of abating. Now Wahaca (with NOMAD and the Embassy of Mexico in the UK) is bringing Mexico’s most vibrant and colorful Day of the Dead...

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Spooky Tea at Royal Horseguards Hotel

If the sound of Spiced Pumpkin Jammie Dodgers and Bitter Chocolate Witch Hats take your fancy, you  may want to head over to the Royal Horseguard's Hotel very soon.For in celebration of Halloween, the 19th Century-built Five Star hotel that overlooks the Thames and is situated at the...

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A freebie at the all-new Anise

If you're a regular at any of Vivek Singh's mouth-watering Indian restaurants in London, you'll have noticed the vivacious Cinnamon Kitchen – near Liverpool Street – has been missing its branched-on bar, Anise.But that's all about to change – thankfully...

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