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The English Grill opens at The Rubens at the Palace

The English Grill opens at The Rubens at the Palace

The English Grill, a luxurious new fine dining restaurant at The Rubens at the Palace, has officially opened its doors. Boasting a glass-walled kitchen, a signature 20-ounce steak, luxurious décor, and regal views over the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace, the restaurant is the new jewel in the crown of the recently revitalised central London neighbourhood of Victoria.

Wringer & Mangle Spitalfields to open later this month

Wringer & Mangle Spitalfields to open later this month

Wringer & Mangle Spitalfields will open their doors on the latter this month, following in the successful footsteps of its sister property in London Fields. The new location will serve hearty seasonal dishes from newly appointed head chef Peter Tomkinson and a bottomless weekend brunch.

City Cruises partners with Gipsy Hill for unique IPA

City Cruises partners with Gipsy Hill for unique IPA

City Cruises has raised the bar this summer by teaming up with Gipsy Hill Brewing Company to step back in time and brew craft beer the vintage way. Setting sail in late August three of City Cruises’ popular sightseeing boats have been loaded with six hand-made wooden barrels holding a traditional English IPA from the south London brewery.

Merchant House brings authentic whisky to London

Merchant House brings authentic whisky to London

A hidden bar has opened just off Fleet Street that is set to reclaim Ireland and the Scottish coastline as the true homeland of whiskey. With over 500 whiskies, Merchant House of Fleet Street abandons any preconceived ideas about whiskey, serving up fresh and floral cocktails in a light and contemporary space.

Bang Bang Oriental foodhall opens in London

Bang Bang Oriental foodhall opens in London

The highly anticipated Stiff +Trevillion designed Bang Bang Oriental, London’s biggest Asian foodhall, has opened in North London. The eco-friendly venue brings a pan-Asian culinary experience and cultural entertainment concept to the capital.

Jamie Oliver opens The Diner at Gatwick Airport

Jamie Oliver opens The Diner at Gatwick Airport

Jamie Oliver has visited Gatwick Airport to unveil his new flagship restaurant, The Diner, a homage to great American comfort food, serving up honest home-cooked dishes in a relaxed and vibrant setting.

The Lampery to open in London this September

The Lampery to open in London this September

Launching in early September, The Lampery will be a new all-day dining spot providing good, honest cooking in the heart of historic London. Inspired by a passion for authentic British cuisine and locally-sourced produce, the restaurant and cocktail bar will be located within Apex Hotel City of London on Seething Lane.