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Best New Restaurants in London
From the group behind Goodman, Burger & Lobster and Beast comes new restaurant, Zelman Meats in Soho.
The former Head Chef of The Harwood Arms and the Chef-Patron of Anglo have opened new restaurant Neo, taking inspiration from the new style bistros of Paris, where classically trained chefs are moving away from the constraints of fine dining in favour of this more relaxed approach.
Your favourite Peruvian restaurant, Senor Ceviche, has a second London home complete with pisco bar, this time in Fitzrovia. Nice and Central.
Following the incredible success of their bespoke catering and pop-up restaurant company ‘The Cooking Collective', Lucy Pedder and Natasha Cooke are embarking on their newest venture, Lupins restaurant in Flat Iron Square, London Bridge.
Following the success of Gunpowder, their home style Indian kitchen, Harneet, Devina and Head Chef Nirmal Save bring their love of the darker, oriental flavours of the Himalayas to London with Madame D's in Spitalfields.
Monty's Deli has brought Jewish soul food to an old bakery in London's East End, so expect comforting chicken soup and sandwiches packed with hand carved towers of home-made, signature salt beef and pastrami.
South West London welcomes true southern flavour to its food scene with the launch of Stagolee's, a brand new restaurant and bar offering of quintessentially Southern American food and a vast selection of sultry liquors, specialising in serving fiery hot-chicken and smooth bourbons.
Surrender inhibitions and allow the talented mixologists at new Soho hangout, Six Storeys, to create unique cocktails, titillate the taste buds with delicious, home cooked, English food.
Renowned restaurateur and sommelier Xavier Rousset has brought his latest venture, Comptoir Cafe & Wine, sister cafe to the renowned Blandford Comptior; to the streets of North Mayfair.
There's a new Salt Beef Bar & Canteen called Mercer & Co that has opened on Chapel Market in Angel for all your bagel and cocktial needs.
Kikuchi, a Japanese restaurant in Fitzrovia, has launched a new omakase-style of dining. No Omakase menu is the same; they reflect the skill and artistic craft of the chef. Omakase, or "to entrust" in Japanese is at the heart of Kikuchi, so relax and succumb to the sheer expertise of the chef.
A husband and wife team who worked together in the kitchens of BAO, Merchant's Tavern and St. John, have set up a new neighbourhood restaurant in Lewisham called The Sparrow.
From the chaotic streets of Old Delhi to the bustling metropolis of Mumbai and on south to the glittering seashores of Kerala, Chai Thali's menu is a collection of the very best of the subcontinent's kerb side snacks.
New fusion sushi restaurant, Temakinho, combines Japanese and Brazilian flavours. Their flagship restaurant in Milan is a much-loved restaurant in Italy.
An Indian small plate restaurant with access to a a speakeasy cocktail bar and cosy outside terrace in Fitzrovia? Say hello to Lokhandwala.
Bringing their technology-inspired signature theme and street food bar menu to North London, Inamo Camden new setting (with al fresco garden and a roof terrace) should make a great date night venue.
Best New Bars, Pubs and Clubs in London
Live music venue, The Garage in Islington is back; this time with a new sound system and some rather swanky extras.
Claim your own cosy corner at Herne Hill's favourite local – The Commercial, now reopened following a complete refurbishment, blending the relaxed vibe of nearby Dulwich Village and the party feel of Brixton with a modern British menu, extensive drinks collection and laid-back interiors.
The former live rock and roll music venue, Borderline has risen from the ashes once again and is ready for action in Soho.
After various pop-up and temporary homes across London, Little Nan's settling down for cocktails in Deptford.
The new Hyde bar has an extensive list of rare and fine whiskeys (Belvedere 40) and cocktails, a delectable small plates menu and an exquisite afternoon tea, set in a renovated, mid-19th century Grade II listed townhouse.
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