London reviews

SMOKESTAK, Shoreditch Review

Smokestak has made the transition from street food stall to full-blown restaurant, and chef/owner David Carter has done it in style.

Hawker House (Street Feast), London Review

Street Feast has been transforming derelict and disused spaces into unique eating and drinking environments, since launching in 2012.

Lobos Meat & Tapas, Soho Review

A hit in Borough Market, Lobos opens its second location in the heart of Soho

Ember Yard, London Review

Three Salt Yard Group restaurants down. Two to go.

Archipelago, London Review

Crocodile, Python, Kangaroo, Alpaca and Mealworms - an average night at Archipelago

Perilla @ Platform1, East Dulwich Review

A fine dining pop-up bringing high end dishes to the masses

Dip & Flip, Wimbledon Review

Do you want gravy with that?

Reverend JW Simpson, Fitzrovia Review

Once home to a real life Reverend - now an innovative cocktail bar

Fu Manchu, Clapham Review

Clapham's very own late night Opium den inspired restaurant, cocktail bar and nightclub

Joe’s Southern Kitchen, Kentish Town Review

Second outlet opens but are they leading the way or just along for the ride?

PENANG!, Shepherd’s Bush Review

A street food restaurant run by a fictional 80s Malaysian rock star. Only in London.

Sen Nin, Camden Review

Inauthentic, uninspired Japanese Teppanyaki restaurant in need of a rethink... or at least a refurb

Mamounia Lounge, Mayfair Review

Traditional and modern Middle Eastern cuisine in one of the most opulent settings around

Honest Burgers, Kings Cross Review

Underwhelmed, disappointed (insert other negative comment here)

Homeslice Pizza, Covent Garden Review

Taking pizza to a new level with their exciting flavour combinations

Granger & Co. Clerkenwell Review

Exciting dishes, which deliver big on flavour. The setting's not bad either.

Apollo Banana Leaf, Tooting Review

Authentic Sri Lankan food in a rainforest, overlooking a waterfall (sort of).

Smoking Goat, Soho Review

Spuntino + Better Food = Smoking Goat, a Thai BBQ dive bar in Soho

Kouzu, Belgravia Review

Japanese fine dining at it's best

Kintan, Holborn Review

Rubbish BBQ weather again? That doesn't matter at Kintan!

Kopapa, Covent Garden Review

Why would I want to have marinated olives, beef rendang and a cheese board?

Salt Yard, Fitzrovia Review

The original Salt Yard Group restaurant has been stripped of it's crown by it's own sisters

Le Peche Mignon, Highbury Review

The best cafe for miles, full of deliciously authentic French goodies

Spice Market, Piccadilly Review

Upmarket setup on the edge of Chinatown promises more than it delivers