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The best fish and chips in London

Soaring energy bills and the rising cost of ingredients is threatening the future of the country’s fish and chip shops. Here are the best places in London to support an endangered species

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London’s best restaurants for a second date

The first date is an ice-breaker, but it’s the follow-up that counts. Clare Finney on the spots that get it right

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Jimi Famurewa reviews Forza Win: Riotous storm of Italian hospitality

This fresh pasta spot already has the fully-realised, clattering soulfulness of a long-established favourite, says Jimi Famurewa

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London mourns Andrew Edmunds, but eponymous restaurant to remain open

The Lexington Street bolthole has long been known both as a bastion of “old Soho” and one of the capital’s most romantic restaurants

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The best restaurants near Tower Bridge

Our guide to the best restaurants near Tower Bridge

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Phil Howard recruits Louis Korovilas for new pasta restaurant Otto

The site is set for an early November launch, just off from Piccadilly Circus

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Tacos, tostadas and beyond: London’s best Mexican restaurants and bars

Still think London doesn’t do good Mexican food? Think again, says Clare Finney

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The best restaurants near Westminster Abbey

The restaurants and cafes near an icon of London

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The Sidemen talk fried chicken — and plans for world domination

The internet giants are going global with their new culinary venture. They tell David Ellis their plans to make it as fast-food superstars

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Jimi Famurewa on Valderrama’s: No game-changer, but spectacular snacks

Does James Cochran’s latest reinvent and rehabilitate the sports bar? No, says Jimi Famurewa, but that’s not to say there isn’t much to like

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The 15 best bakeries and cake shops in London

Where to have your cake and eat it in the capital

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The best restaurants in Notting Hill, from the Pelican to Orasay

A wise bear always keeps a marmalade sandwich in his hat in case of emergency, but it’s far safer to book ahead at one these spots, says Ben McCormack

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From Bleecker to Blacklock, the 10 best burgers in London

Ben McCormack on the capital’s perfect patties, from beef as well-hung as Mark Wahlberg in Boogie Nights to cheeseburgers with serious social clout

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Jimi Famurewa on The Baring: Progressive pub with old-school spirit

This Islington boozer is the kind of place that prompts big smiles and wordless grunts of deep, deep pleasure, says Jimi Famurewa

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Dorian: “Anti Notting Hill” bistro to open close to the Ledbury

The include alumni of Kitchen Table, the River Café and Core by Clare Smyth

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Tom Kerridge and Jason Atherton to cook at £2,500-a-head charity night

For one night only, Harrods will welcome six chefs with 12 Michelin stars between them for an evening in aid of Refettorio Felix

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Best restaurants near St Paul’s Cathedral, from Bleecker to Sweetings

Starving in the City? Ben McCormack on the top spots for a bite to eat, from one of the capital’s burgers to a historic slice of Victorian London

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Where to find the best afternoon teas in London

Cakes and cuppas aplenty — Ben McCormack sips his way through London’s top tea tables

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Two Ukrainian chefs on making a ‘home’ at their new London restaurant

After the war left them trapped here, Olga Tsybytovska and Yurii Kovryzhenko decided to open in London. Esme Bright hears about their mission

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Isibani: Smart chef with deft ideas avoids being blinded by the lights

Is this the restaurant set to make Victor Okunowo’s name, wonders David Ellis

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New flagship M Canary Wharf only serving carbon neutral steaks

The glitzy new venue, which opens in E14’s tallest skyscraper, has put sustainability at the forefront

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The best restaurants near Buckingham Palace

Where to find a royally good meal near the Queen’s gaff

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Salt Bae’s London restaurant reports £7 million sales in four months

The Turkish social media star opened the Knightsbridge restaurant in September 2021

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Alt afternoon teas, from meals on wheels to Jurassic-themed treats

We tried the quirkiest spots for afternoon tea that’s a little out of the ordinary

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Let the game begin! Where to eat grouse in London

Grouse, the sort of ultra-seasonal, quintessentially British ingredient beloved of chefs, is back in season. Ben McCormack tucks in

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Inside London’s first sex-themed restaurant

Naked is W1’s new, (very) NSFW opening. David Ellis and Clare Finney take their dates to see if it’s hot or not

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Feeling flush? A glitzy guide to Mayfair’s very best restaurants

Pack your platinum credit card, pimp your ride to an Uber Lux and get ready to party with the one per cent: Ben McCormack has the ultimate guide to dining in London’s priciest postcode

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David Ellis reviews Zephyr: Sleek and glossy — but it needs some soul

The Notting Hill set who head to the likes of Gold will love Zephyr, but David Ellis is left feeling a little cold

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The best restaurants near the Natural History Museum and the V&A

Albertopolis is packed full of museums — and plenty of restaurants, too

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No more parent problem: 14 top spots to eat out with mum and dad

Mum and dad up to town? Clare Finney has a spot for everyone — no matter how fussy they may be

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Cycene: Theo Clench to open new Blue Mountain School restaurant

Substantially bigger than its forebearer, the Blue Mountain founders hope Cycene is here to stay

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Alastair Little, the “godfather of modern British cooking” dies at 72

In his 1980s and 1990s heyday, Little was one of the county’s most recognisable chefs

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JOIA: Acclaimed chef Henrique Sá Pessoa to open London restaurant

The Portuguese chef will land on the top floors of a new hotel at Battersea Power Station

Pubs, Bars and Nightlife

International Tequila Day: Five delicious tequila cocktail recipes

Explore this surprisingly versatile spirit with one of these tastebud-tingling creations

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Jimi Famurewa on The Tamil Prince: Inspires plate-licking, wanton lust

This Islington spot flies the flag for the ‘desi pub’ while pushing the medium forward, says Jimi Famurewa

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022: Only two London spots make cut

No UK restaurants outside of the capital were featured in this year’s selection

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The best restaurants for a pre- and post-theatre meal in London

Here’s where to find food worthy of a standing ovation

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Where to find the finest French food in London

From three-Michelin-starred temples of haute cuisine to neighbourhood bistros, Ben McCormack goes à la française

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Speedboat Bar: Luke Farrell to open new Thai restaurant

It’s the latest collaboration with JKS Restaurants after the success of Plaza Khao Gaeng

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Akwasi Brenya-Mensa on reflecting blackness at new restaurant Tatale

As he unveils his highly anticipated African restaurant, the Ghanaian-British chef talks culture, hype and his last-minute fundraising campaign