London Food

This is your guide to London’s best food and drink options – the restaurants, bars, events and openings to watch out for in the coming months
Mamma Mia The Party

Mama Mia the Party

Mama Mia the Party begins where the musical ends, in a cute little taverna on the island of Skopelos. We are greeted by landlord Nikos, along with his family and friends. They are our hosts for a non ...

Meatopia ONFIRE

Meatopia

If you’re sick and tired of the vegans having all the fun, then never fear because US meat festival Meatopia is back this summer – and it’s going to be HOT HOT HOT!! So hot, in fact,...

Yuca Restaurant

Yuca Restaurant to open in Mayfair this summer

If you love Japanese fusion cuisine then you are going to absolutely adore Yuca restaurant when it opens in Mayfair later this year. The Japanese Mexican hybrid, the brainchild of Mano founders Alexis...

Tattu London

Tattu London

Part of the ultra-futuristic Outernet London development, Tattu London is promising an ‘elevated dining experience’ when it opens in in April 2022. This is hardly surprising seeing as the venue sits o...

Introducing Notea Islington

Introducing Notea

Serving London’s first carbon-negative coffee (courtesy of coffee afficionados Kiss the Hippo) and with a range of totally moreish and mostly vegan eats and treats, Islington’s Notea café is quite rig...

Lisboeta Restaurant

Lisboeta Restaurant

At a time when travelling abroad is so full of obstacles and challenges, experiencing a little continental charm right here in the capital is truly a blessing and Nuno Mendes’ Lisboeta restaurant cert...

Borough Yards announces food & drink openings

Borough Yards announces food & drink offering

Forthcoming Southwark shopping and dining development, Borough Yards, has released details of the first food & drink openings at its South London site. Barrafina, Parrillan and Bar Daskal are amon...

Poke House

Poke House opens in Notting Hill

Autumn may be just around the corner, but you can still experience a little Californian sunshine this year, courtesy of Europe’s most popular poke bowl chain, Poke House. The company, which have branc...

London restaurant openings for Sept 21

London’s Best Restaurant Openings Sept 2021

Here’s our guide to London’s best restaurant openings in September 2021: London’s restaurant scene is bustling again, and if you need any further proof of that, you only need look at...

The Avocado Show

The Avocado Show

If there was an award for the world’s trendiest food, the avocado would win hands down. The fruit (or is it a vegetable?) is undoubtedly the rock god of the 21st century dining scene, with legio...

SMITHS of Smithfields

SMITHS of Smithfield’s – classy and satisfying

SMITHS of Smithfield is the kind of place that you’d like to stay all day. No, cancel that. All weekend. The recently refurbished city diner is cool, stylish, and cosy, and full of great places to eat...

Arepa Restaurant

Arepa Restaurant

If you’re planning on exploring the Regents Canal this weekend, then why not pay a visit to Haggerston’s Arepa restaurant, too? With its cool mix of breakfast, brunch, and dinner options, the ea...

Apothecary restaurant review

Apothecary Restaurant review

East meets west at Shoreditch’s Apothecary restaurant. The latest addition to East London’s hip and happening food scene, this trendy izakaya (it’s the Japanese equivalent of a British pub) clev...

Maya restaurant

Maya Restaurant

By the time I manage to find the entrance to Maya restaurant (tip: it is accessed through a separate door at the back of the hotel) I am in a thoroughly bad mood. Thirty minutes later, however, I̵...

Brother Marcus Restaurant

Brother Marcus

Spitalfields’ Brother Marcus is already buzzing on a Tuesday afternoon in early June. The restaurant has a chilled and summery vibe and the East Mediterranean food complements this perfectly. When I a...

Lalaland to open in Shoreditch in July 2021

LALALAND to open in Shoreditch

No one can deny that the London street food scene has taken a bit of a battering in the last 12 months but the sector has been  showing signs of life recently. LALALAND is the latest big opening ...

Lima Restaurant

Lima Restaurant

A major player in the Peruvian wave of eateries which began popping up in London in 2012, Rathbone Place’s Lima Restaurant is cool, fun and engaging. At 5pm on a sunny Thursday in June, I have the int...

Side Hustle at the NoMad Hotel

Side Hustle at the NoMad Hotel

I’m at Side Hustle at the NoMad. The hotel opened the previous day ( the 25th of May) and the staff are, not surprisingly, extremely eager to please. Not that they particularly need to try, however. E...