The Great British Menu 2019 - which London restaurants have chefs taking part? | Latest news | Gastroblog  Hot Dinners

Watching Great British Menu 2019? Here's more about the London restaurants with chefs taking part.


Four Scottish restaurants up for Gok Wan hosted Golden Chopsticks gong  The Scotsman

FOUR Scottish restaurants will battle it out at a national awards ceremony celebrating the best of Oriental cuisine.


Angela Hartnett: Where is her restaurant Murano? What recipes is she famous for and why is she on Great British Menu?  Evening Standard

Great British Menu is back on the BBC this week, endeavouring once again to put together the ultimate menu, with recipes courtesy of some of the most exciting ...


London Restaurant Trend: Lemon Meringue Pie on Dessert Menus  Eater London

The retro meringue and citrus dessert lemon meringue pie is making a comeback in London restaurants on the dessert menu.


10 Enchanting London Restaurants Ideal For All-Weather Alfresco Dining  Vogue.co.uk

Swap your heavy coat for a lighter jacket (and have both an umbrella and sunglasses to hand) and head for London's loveliest indoor/outdoor destinations.


Seven people are injured in a ‘slashing attack’ during a fight at a London restaurant  Daily Mail

Shocking footage shows the terrifying brawl inside Dawat, a restaurant on The Broadway, in Southall, this morning. Police confirmed at least two people have ...


Towpath Cafe Opens for London Restaurants’ Spring Equinox 2019  Eater London

Towpath Cafe has reopened on the canal in east London.


Traditional Irish food London: Best restaurants to eat Irish stew, beef and oysters  Evening Standard

We all know how to drink like the Irish – but there's an art to eating like them, too. Contrary to common assumptions, the Emerald Isle is home to a pretty rich ...


Great British Menu 2019 chefs: Who are Paul Walsh, Ben Marks and Luke Selby? Where are their restaurants in London?  Evening Standard

Great British Menu returns to television screens this week, bringing with it a 24-strong crop of chefs hoping to get their dishes listed on the country's ultimate ...


Famous London restaurants from film: Movie sets that you can have dinner at in the capital  Evening Standard

Big Ben, St Paul's Cathedral, Trafalgar Square – London's most famous landmarks make too many cinematic cameos to count.


L’Absinthe Primrose Hill and Abondance Spitalfields Have Both Closed  Eater London

With nine days left until Brexit is supposed to happen, London has bid adieu to two quality French restaurants in quick succession. L'Absinthe, a longstanding ...


Inside Ikoyi London restaurant  BigHospitality.co.uk

Almost universally misunderstood at launch, Ikoyi nearly didn't make it. But a change of menu and attitude has seen it become one of the capital's most ...


Bethnal Green area guide: Best restaurants, pubs, bars and more  Evening Standard

Like many parts of east London, Bethnal Green has become a very different place over the last 20 years. Once known for its gritty boozers and ...


Hard Rock Cafe Starts Uber Eats Restaurant Delivery in London  Eater London

Social Pantry — operators of Soane's Kitchen in Ealing, which has earned a mixed reception — will take on food and catering operations at Dulwich Picture ...


Who is Alexis Gauthier from MasterChef? What’s on the Gauthier Soho menu and why is the French restaurant going vegan?  Evening Standard

MasterChef's remaining contestants have already been tossed out of the frying pan and into the fire of the professional kitchen – but it's not about to get any ...


Gordon Ramsay’s Lucky Cat Restaurant Is ‘A Vibrant Asian Eating House’  Eater London

ICYMI, Gordon Ramsay is opening a restaurant in London for the first time since 2014. Sometime this summer, Lucky Cat, described — when first announced ...


New London restaurants coming in March 2019 | Latest news | Gastroblog  Hot Dinners

We're properly into Spring now, and the big openings are starting to line up. Here's what's coming your way in March.


Best London Restaurants Open on Mondays | London’s Best Monday Dinners  Eater London

Michelin-starred Ikoyi, Noble Rot restaurant and wine bar, Blacklock steakhouse, Bao, and more London restaurants open on Mondays.


Jolene in Newington Green | London’s Most Beautiful Restaurant of 2018  Eater London

Industrial Interior design, Ebay lighting, Farrow and Ball paint and Italian potpourri make this London restaurant and wine bar incredibly stylish.


My Million Pound Menu winners Coracle: Where to find the Welsh pop-up restaurant in London  Evening Standard

BBC Two's My Million Pound Menu series has spent the last six weeks scouring the country for the most exciting up-and-coming food concepts – and London ...


The Best Restaurants in Richmond | 19 Ravishing Restos by the River  Time Out

Richmond: go for the green space, stay for the gastronomy. There are more than a few terrific restaurants in TW9, from charming neighbourhood bistros to ...


Russell Norman’s Polpo Will Close Two London London Restaurants  Eater London

Polpo, the pioneering Venetian restaurant group founded by Russell Norman and Richard Beatty in 2009, owes £550,000 to Her Majesty's Revenue and ...


CBD oil food and drink in London: Restaurants, bars and cafes serving cannabis-infused dishes  Evening Standard

Bored of acai berries? Totally over oat milk? Fortunately, health food is getting radical – in 2019, it's all about cannabis.


International Women’s Day 2019 Restaurant Events in London Are Here  Eater London

Another day, another questionable campaign hashtag on the London restaurant scene. Duddell's, the high-end London Bridge dim sum restaurant, ...


London restaurants and bars celebrating International Women's Day 2019: Where to eat and drink this week  Evening Standard

At Teatulia in Covent Garden, your cuppa comes with the added comfort that you're helping one of the poorest communities of women in the world.


Best New London Restaurant Openings for Spring 2019  Eater London

Bao's Taiwanese buns, a Notting Hill seafood restaurant from Jackson Boxer, a new restaurant from the Xi'an Impression chef, and the return of the press for ...


Eat, drink and dance: The best restaurants in London for music-lovers  Evening Standard

At Spiritland's new music mecca at the Royal Festival Hall, the food is just as important as the acoustics.


London Restaurants Closed in 2019 | Every 2019 London Restaurant Closure  Eater London

This is a continually updated log of restaurant closures in London in 2018. Each time a restaurant closes, it will be added to this story stream. Don't forget to ...


Brexit blamed for slower pick-up in London restaurant bookings  Evening Standard

London's restaurants have seen a slower pick-up in bookings after the traditional post-Christmas lull than in previous years, figures reveal today. They were only ...


Mark Wogan Homeslice London pizza restaurant  BigHospitality.co.uk

Mark Wogan founder Homeslice with brother Alan and chef Ry Jessup in 2013. The relaxed, pizza-by-the-slice group now operates six London restaurants.


D&D London launches new restaurant in New York  Catering Today

Today marks the opening of Queensyard, a new restaurant, bar and café by D&D London within the Hudson Yards development in Manhattan. Offering luxury ...


Monty's Deli London restaurants on future plans  BigHospitality.co.uk

Known for its killer Reubens, the London-based Jewish deli has opened its third site. Co-founder Owen Barratt explains the business' origins and future plans.


Gordon Ramsay’s Lucky Cat restaurant: When does the Japanese-inspired spot open in London and what’s on the menu?  Evening Standard

Gordon Ramsay is set to open his first major London restaurant in more than a decade.


Jay Rayner: my 20 years as a restaurant critic  The Guardian

Jay Rayner marks two decades as the Observer's restaurant critic and explains why food writing is about more than what's on the plate.


Where To Get Wood: Restaurants With Trees In Them  The Handbook

Proving there really is a listicle for everything, here's a guide to where to find restaurants that have trees inside them. From acorns grow mighty oaks, unless you ...


Desi-Chinese Food at Fatt Pundit Restaurant Comes to Soho  Eater London

An Indo-Chinese restaurant has confirmed it will open in Soho in spring. Fatt Pundit, which will open at 77 Berwick Street, will serve Indo-Chinese, ...


Master Wei Is New Xi’an Chinese Restaurant from Xi’an Impression Star  Eater London

London's most outstanding Xi'an Chinese chef, Wei Guirong, has opened her debut solo restaurant in central. Master Wei expands on the menu at her ...


Enrique Olvera of Pujol Restaurant Mexico and Chef’s Table Cooks London  Eater London

Chef Enrique Olvera of World's 50 Best Restaurant Pujol and Cosme NYC will cook at Michelin-starred Lyle's in Shoreditch and Casa Pastor in Coal Drops Yard.


Chinatown London Restaurants at Central Cross: Jinli & Shanghai Modern  Eater London

Jinli and Shanghai Modern have both opened at the Chinatown Central Cross development, orchestrated by Shaftesbury. JinLi already has a restaurant on ...


The 25 most popular restaurants in London  Coutts

How Coutts clients can get the best tables at the most in-demand eateries.


The Brits 2019 Brought After-Parties Into London Restaurants  Eater London

The Brit Awards 2019 winners and nominees enjoyed after-parties at Chiltern Firehouse restaurant and the restaurants at The Ned in Marylebone.


Who is Martha Ortiz from MasterChef? What’s on Ella Canta’s menu and where to find her Mexican restaurant in London  Evening Standard

MasterChef fans, this is the week you've all been (slightly sadistically) waiting for. The remaining 12 contestants are taken out of the relatively homely ...


Big Mamma Group open Gloria London restaurant  BigHospitality.co.uk

Big Mamma Group's inaugural launch in London this Friday is either “extremely brave or extremely stupid”, one of the co-founders has admitted. The Parisian ...


London wins big at the British Kebab Awards 2019 | Latest news | Gastroblog  Hot Dinners

The British Kebab Awards were held at the Park Plaza Westminster last night and London did pretty well out of it. Four of our restaurants picked up gongs on the ...


Giraffe Restaurant Chain Will Close 27 ‘World Kitchen’ Restaurants  Eater London

Mid-century inspired Ed's Easy Diner and “world kitchen” Giraffe are set to shut 27 of their 87 combined sites as part of a Company Voluntary Arrangement, ...


Silo Brighton Will Open Zero Waste Restaurant in Hackney, East London  Eater London

Silo Brighton, the acclaimed zero waste restaurant from former St. John chef Doug McMaster, will move to Hackney alongside craft beer company Crate Brewery.


Kensington Place Restaurant Closes in West London  Eater London

D&D restaurant group's Kensington Place, known for British seafood, closes afte 32 years in west London.


Fare Bar + Canteen review: Thoughtfully modern food and a natty wine list on the Shoreditch frontier  Evening Standard

It wasn't so very long ago that the wine bar seemed defunct. With wine available in every bar and pub, what was the point? Wine bars were closing, not opening.


Things to do in Marylebone: Best restaurants, bars, pubs and more  Evening Standard

Despite being so central, for many Londoners, Marylebone remains something of a mystery.


Londrino Restaurant in Bermondsey by Chef Leandro Carreira Will Close  Eater London

London's modern Portuguese restaurant Londrino, by chef Leandro Carreira of Viajante, Lyle's, and Climpson's Arch, will close in Bermondsey.


Momo Restaurant in Mayfair from Sketch’s Mourad Marouz Will Reopen  Eater London

Historic north African Mayfair restaurant and bar Momo will reopen on 18 March, after a refurbishment from restaurateur Mourad Marouz, who is also behind ...


Fancy dining with Batman? A DC Comics Universe theme restaurant may be coming to London | Latest news | Gastroblog  Hot Dinners

Are theme restaurants going to be a thing again? Because if what's being planned to replace MASH in London turns out to be right, we have to wonder what else ...


London's best pancakes: the most decadent places to celebrate Shrove Tuesday 2019  Telegraph.co.uk

For those who prefer to let someone else do the batter whipping and pancake flipping, London is awash with decadent places to celebrate Shrove Tuesday ...


Best Restaurants in Stratford | Where to Eat Near Stratford Westfield  Eater London

East London's Stratford is more than the Olympic Village and Westfield — it features fantastic restaurants, bars, and pubs.


London's best sustainable restaurants: Review of Scully St James's  Evening Standard

Tucked away in St James's, this is the first solo restaurant from Ramael Scully, who began his London career working for Ottolenghi. Menu Scully's cooking is ...


One of London’s Best Vegetarian Restaurants, Ceremony, Will Close  Eater London

The acclaimed vegetarian restaurant, Ceremony, will close on 30 March. Co-owners Joe Stokoe and Ali Dedianko have decided to close their restaurant in ...


TFL Junk Food Advertising Ban From Sadiq Khan Affects Restaurants  Eater London

Junk food advertising is banned on Transport for London (TfL) travel networks as of 25 February. Supported by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, the ban covers ...


World Restaurant Awards 2019 Celebrates London’s Noble Rot for Red Wine  Eater London

London restaurant and wine bar Noble Rot won a 'Small Plate' award for 'Red-Wine Serving Restaurant', at the World Restaurant Awards in Paris. The awarding ...


DC Universe Comic Books Could Theme a New Soho Restaurant  Eater London

Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, and more DC Universe superheroes could be part of a new immersive dining experience in London.


New neighbourhood Tuscan restaurant to open in south London  The Drinks Business

Maremma, a new neighbourhood Italian restaurant, will launch in Brixton next month, proffering dishes and wines from the coastal Tuscan region from which it ...


Mr Chow in Knightsbridge Gets Terrible Restaurant Review  Eater London

The London restaurant Mr Chow is savaged by food critic Marina O'Loughlin at The Times, while Andrew Wong's Kym's at Bloomberg Arcade struggles.


Uber Eats, Deliveroo and Just Eat in Restaurant Delivery War in London  Eater London

Uber Eats has announced the launch of a “marketplace” format for its food delivery operations, as it seeks to muscle in further on the U.K. restaurant delivery ...


Kosebasi Turkish Restaurant Will Open in London on Upper Richmond Road  Eater London

Köşebaşi will open its first London restaurant at 75 Upper Richmond Road, expanding its global portfolio of restaurants to 24. The restaurant, which namechecks ...


Quick lunch menus in London: The best express meals and set menus for your lunch break  Evening Standard

We all dream of being a Londoner who lunches, but pesky inconveniences like work tend to get in the way. With many of us taking ever-shortening lunch breaks, ...


Europe's first underwater restaurant opens in Norway  Evening Standard

Europe's first underwater restaurant was opening today with more than 7000 customers booked in to eat among the fish. Situated on the southern tip of Norway, ...


Pancake Day ideas 2019: The quirkiest crepes on offer in London  Evening Standard

Flour, eggs, milk, butter – unless your overzealous flipping action sees one or two get stuck to the ceiling, making pancakes on Pancake Day couldn't be simpler.


Where To Get Vegan And Gluten-Free Pancakes In London  Londonist

It's all fun and games on Pancake Day — unless you've got a food intolerance which strictly limits your options. These London cafes and restaurants offer vegan ...


Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen by Zoe Adjonyoh Opens in West London Restaurant Area  Eater London

Zoe Adjonyoh of Zoe's Ghana Kitchen will take her west African cuisine to W12 Studios on 4 March. Adjonyoh will bring her jollof fried chicken and red red stew ...


Magpie Restaurant Will Close on Heddon Street in Mayfair  Eater London

Magpie, the second restaurant from James Ramsden and Sam Herlihy's Birdman Group — which also owns Pidgin in Hackney — will close 20 months after ...


Russell Norman’s Polpo Restaurant Group Confirms Two London Closings  Eater London

Russell Norman and Richard Beatty's pioneering restaurant group, Polpo, has agreed a restructuring plan that includes selling two of its restaurants. Polpo ...


Ed Sheeran to open London bar and restaurant  The Drinks Business

Rumours are circulating that pop star Ed Sheeran, together with his manager Stuart Camp, are to open a bar and restaurant venture on London's Portobello ...


A New Mexican Restaurant in Hackney Wants to Do Things Differently  Eater London

A new Mexican restaurant has opened in a developing pocket of east London. Pepito's — a taqueria and burrito spot, which says it wants to do things differently ...


Where to find great Irish dishes to eat in London | Hot Dinners recommends | Features  Hot Dinners

St Patrick's Day might come just once a year but the huge amount of Irish talent we have working in London (just check out our Murphia List if you want to find out ...


Yeni, London: 'Underwhelming dishes and in-yer-face pricing' – restaurant review  The Guardian

Beyond the front of house team, there is little to delight at this modern Turkish newcomer, says Jay Rayner.


An Incredible Avocado Restaurant Is Coming To London  The Handbook

Avo look at this! A famous avocado restaurant is coming to London for two weeks and two weeks only and if the photos are anything to go by, we're pushing ...


New Italian restaurant opens at the former Prezzo in Newquay  Cornwall Live

All of Cornwall's old Prezzos have been taken over.


Gordon Ramsay Adds Vegan Sunday Roast to London Restaurants  VegNews

The acclaimed chef added the nut-based roast—complete with vegan trimmings—to the menu of three restaurants following the success of his vegan Beet ...


British Pie Week 2019 in London: How to celebrate the UK’s national pastry dish in the capital  Evening Standard

Brexit may have the whole nation bickering, but there is surely still one national value that unites us all: a healthy appreciation for pie.


Farzi Cafe London’s Restaurant Reviews Are Divided by ‘Hectic Excess’  Eater London

When London's critics next convene for a state-of-the-union lunch, it's looking increasingly likely that beef will be on the menu: yet another high profile opening; ...


Fay Maschler reviews Gloria – A pleasantly deranged escape from Brexit  Evening Standard

Gloria: is this restaurants' last hurrah before Brexit? French owners, Italian staff, ingredients imported from Italy, an atmosphere of optimism and glee currently in ...


Kym’s, London: ‘an almighty curate’s egg’ — restaurant review  Financial Times

'I'd do anything to eat the sea bass again — well, anything except go back to the restaurant'


Aside Restaurant in Peckham, South London, Is Closed  Eater London

Aside restaurant in Peckham is closed until further notice, according to the restaurant's Instagram. The neighbourhood restaurant — in the actual sense of the ...


One of London’s Best Thai Restaurants, Singburi, Will Reopen  Eater London

Singburi will reopen in Leytonstone after a two month hiatus. The outstanding Thai restaurant, comfortably one of the city's best and among London's essentials ...


Carluccio’s Italian Restaurant Chain Was Two Weeks From Closing  Eater London

The chief executive of casual Italian chain Carluccio's has revealed that it was just two weeks away from folding last year, Big Hospitality reports. Speaking at the ...


Wild Honey Restaurant in Mayfair by Anthony Demetre Could Close  Eater London

Updated 4:35p.m., 28 February 2019, with a statement from Wild Honey restaurateur Anthony Demetre. Wild Honey will close in Mayfair on 1 March, with the ...


Behind The Scenes With Pasta Pioneers Vapiano  Londonist

This is a sponsored article on behalf of Vapiano. Nothing beats a beautiful bowl of *fresh* pasta. But where's a time-poor Londoner to go for a taste of la dolce vita ...


First Class! This Brunch Delivers You Bottomless Champagne By Train  Londonist

Forget gravy trains... this one brings you endless fizz. Burger & Lobster in Soho is launching a bottomless brunch, where diners are served unlimited* flutes of ...


Enjoy 50% off when you try new Asian restaurant St Martins Lane Kitchen | Hot Dinners Restaurant Offers | Offers  Hot Dinners

Try this new Asian restaurant in the heart of London with 50% off your food bill.


Chef's Table star Asma Khan to cook with recycled food at new London supperclub  Evening Standard

Asma Khan, star of Netflix's Chef's Table series, will host a new supperclub in London next month with rather an unusual twist – she'll be serving more than ...


Gordon Ramsay Serves Up Vegan Breakfast at London Restaurant  LIVEKINDLY

Gordon Ramsay's London-based restaurant Bread Street Kitchen now serves a vegan breakfast, consisting of scrambled tofu served with quinoa, mung beans, ...


Biasol creates contemporary dining spaces for Grind restaurant and bar  Dezeen

Pink neon signs appear alongside teal surfaces and monochromatic tile floors inside Grind Greenwich, an all-day restaurant in London designed by Biasol.


Happy Face, London N1: 'A space-age slant on a classic pizza joint' – restaurant review | Grace Dent  The Guardian

Simple, fun and easy on the pocket, this place should spark smiles all round.


Puppy Love! First Ever London Dog Week Coming To The Capital  Londonist

Crazy about canines? You'd be barking mad to miss London Dog Week (LDW). The eight day celebration of man's best friend kicks off this Sunday (24 March) ...


Another Sky Garden for London  IanVisits

They're popping up like mushrooms, as another “sky garden” gets planning approval for the City of London. This one is however right next to the River Thames ...


London Bridge’s Londrino restaurant to close  Catering Today

Portuguese restaurant, Londrino, located in the London Bridge area has announced it is to close on 28 February. The restaurant, which opened in November ...


Fleabag Series 2 by Phoebe Waller-Bridge in a Fancy London Restaurant  Eater London

Smith and Wollensky steakhouse is the setting for Series 2, Episode 1 of Fleabag, the hit BBC TV series by Phoebe Waller-Bridge.


London's best pancakes 2019  Tatler

London's best pancakes and good pancake restaurants for Pancake Day 2019 in London including the Riding House Café, The Delaunay and Christopher's.


London restaurant Jolene uses logo drawn by a six-year-old child  Dezeen

Lettering scribbled by the young son of graphic designer Frith Kerr provides the logo for north London restaurant Jolene.


Island Social Club’s Next Nyamming Food Event Explores Ital Cuisine  Eater London

Island Social Club's third Nyamming event will bring Marie Mitchell of Island Social Club and vegan cook Denai Moore — recently in residence at Buster Mantis ...


Southall Broadway restaurant fight: Young victim had neck 'slashed' police reveal  MyLondon

Police have provided an update on the ugly fight which left seven people injured.