La Passegiata at Mercante

La Passegiata at Mercante

La Passegiata at Mercante The Italian tradition of La Passegiata is about as Fellini as you can get without plunging into the Trevi fountain. The idea behind it is that before dinner everyone gets into their most expensive clothes and, after a quick glass of something fortifying, your entire dining...

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Ali Ocakbasi

Ali Ocakbasi

For one of London’s foremost tourist hotspots, Leicester Square is oddly underserved when it comes to things to actually do there. Unless a trip to M&M World is your idea of a perfect day out, most Londoners can find better things to do around the centre of London. However the...

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Keep Tangerine Dream Cafe at Chelsea Physic Garden

Keep Tangerine Dream Cafe at Chelsea Physic Garden

Tangerine Dream Cafe has been providing delicious food at the Chelsea Physic Garden since 2005. Limpet Barron and David Hughes co-own Tangerine Dream Cafe are the chefs that create wonderful menus on offer. Along with their talented staff, they have enhanced the Garden’s reputation for educating people of all ages...

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Zayane

Zayane

Zayane, a Moroccan restaurant that claims pride of place on Goldborne Road, has been open for over a year; pretty good innings for the unforgiving ‘restaurant-eat-restaurant’ world of Notting Hill fine dining. On ducking through the door, the interior is cosy and almost akin to a cafe [admittedly there aren’t...

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Mayfair restaurant brings cherished Italian custom La Passeggiata to life for the first time in London

Mayfair restaurant brings cherished Italian custom La Passeggiata to life for the first time in London

This Autumn, Italian restaurant Mercante is celebrating Italy’s rich culture by encouraging Londoners to take time out of their busy days to connect with each other on a leisurely pre-dinner, sunset walk, a passeggiata. As evening sets across Italy and the piazzas catch a beautiful sun-kissed glow, Italians of all...

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Dining Out: Koshary Kitchen

Dining Out: Koshary Kitchen

https://www.kosharykitchen.com/ When Ramy Amir started writing his dissertation on the rise of street food in the UK, few could have imagined that he too would one day be contributing to this rise. Besotted with the capital’s diverse and multi-cultural cuisine, the savvy food entrepreneur sought to bring about popular dishes...

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Art St. Kitchen

Art St. Kitchen

Art St. Kitchen takes its moniker from the rather whimsically named Art Street.  Art Street, which presumably earned its name due to it’s a proximity to the Tate Britain, is a snaking capillary leading to the Thames and Art St Kitchen takes full advantage of its scenic position....

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The beginner’s guide to ethical eating

The beginner’s guide to ethical eating

It can be difficult to eat ethically in today’s world – but there are a few golden rules to stick by if you want to reduce your impact on the world this Bank Holiday. To make yourself feel good about what you’re putting on your table, just follow these easy...

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Dining Out: Zuaya

Dining Out: Zuaya

5 Kensington High St, Kensington, London W8 5BA 020 7938 3533 Zuaya, a Latin American restaurant tucked inside a sinew linking Kensington High Street to Kensington Court, promised to be something different from the insipid Europhile cuisine synonymous with the Royal Borough. The new chef, Francisco Lafee, whose glittering CV extends...

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Fulham Market Halls announces its new opening

Fulham Market Halls announces its new opening

“We’re very excited to bring the Fulham Broadway ticket hall back to life and think we’ve created something new and unique for Fulham and London. We’ve studied the local area and pulled together a varied roster of traders, from local favourites to street food stars, that we hope will please...

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