Casita Andina

What we know: New Peruvian restaurant opens in Soho, from Ceviche founder Martin Morales, following the original in Shoreditch. 
Where: Soho
When: July 28th 2016
Website: andinalondon.com

Picture Marylebone

What we know: Picture restaurant is opening a second location in Marylebone and as with the original, they’ll have an a la carte menu alongside the tasting menu for lunch and dinner every day.
Where: Marylebone
When: July 4th 2016
Website: picturerestaurant.co.uk

Berber & Q Shawarma Bar

What we know: After the success of Berber & Q Grill House, Josh Katz & Mattia Bianchi will open their second restaurant, Berber & Q Shawarma Bar which will specialise in shawarma, slow-cooked on a rotating spit over hot coals alongside Middle Eastern cocktails, wine and beer.
Where: Clerkenwell and Farringdon
When: July 4th 2016
Website: berberandq.com

MEATliquor East Dulwich

What we know: MEATliquor has plans to expand into East Dulwich, taking over the spot from the Sea Cow. 
Where: Dulwich
When: July 4th 2016
Website: meatliquor.com

Rök Islington

What we know: Rök Islington will launch with a seasonal summer menu featuring aged beef rump with creamed cows curd and sorrel vinegar, guinea fowl with semi-cured pork belly, and butter poached wild vegetables and dark chocolate mousse with espresso sorbet and malted crumb.
Where: Islington
When: July 1st 2016
Website: roklondon.co.uk

Boondocks

What we know: Along with several other new restaurants heading over to Old Street is now Stax from Carnaby Court, with new place Boondocks. The revamped menu will feature chicken fried steak, buttermilk biscuit sandwiches, smothered chicken, and peach cobbler, as well as the return of the Blooming Onion (deep fried batter onion).   
Where: Old Street
When: June 2016
Website: www.staxdiner.com

Chuck Burger

What we know: The team behind HotBox launch their new restaurant, Chuck Burger, bringing burgers and wings to Aldgate. The Spitalfields restaurant will feature several favourites and brand new exclusive dishes. 
Where: 4 Commercial Street, London E1 7PT
When: July 5th 2016
Website: chuckburgerbar.com

‘O ver

What we know: New restaurant opens in Borough Market, offering pure Neapolitan seawater pizzas. 
Where: London Bridge
When: July 28th 2016
Website: overuk.com

Sardine at Parasol Restaurant

What we know: Opening at the Parasol Art Gallery: A Mediterranean restaurant serving dishes especially crafted by new Head Chef, Alex Jackson, previous protégé to Stevie Parle.
Where: Old Street
When: June 2016

Poppies Fish & Chips

What we know: Poppies Fish & Chips launches its second branch in Camden’s Hawley Crescent. Expect the usual cod or haddock, as well as battered or classic sausages, fishcakes, saveloy, jellied eels, bottled wine and beer, and of course chips. 
Where: Soho
When: June 2016
Website: poppiesfishandchips.co.uk

Chicama

What we know: From the people behind Peruvian bar and kitchen Pachamama, comes Chicama. Opening in Chelsea in June expect a soft pink colour palate and fresh, modern Peruvian cuisine.
Where: Chelsea
When: July 18th 2016
Website: chicamalondon.com

The French House Crystal Palace

What we know: Popular neighborhood restaurant The French House East Dulwich is adding a second location in Crystal Palace. The menu focuses on Alsacian cuisine and features updated French dishes and a regularly changing wine list. It is open daily from breakfast serving French patisserie and Square Mile coffee, and at lunchtime the cafe transforms into a restaurant with the regular addition of French singers. 
Where: Outside of London
When: May 21st 2016
Website: thefrenchhouse.co