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Classy Comfort Food for Autumn

As the nights draw in, the leaves turn and the temperatures drop, there are few things as truly comforting as a hearty meal washed down with a glass of red. We find ourselves switching from light dishes to richer fare and swapping al fresco dining for cosy corners in opulent surroundings.

Read more Posted 15/10/18
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Sale of Salt Yard Group’s Opera Tavern Property to Urban Pubs & Bars

The deal: This August, Restaurant Property brokered the deal that saw Salt Yard Group’s Covent Garden tapas bar Opera Tavern to Urban Pubs & Bars. The deal was secured off-market as Restaurant Property quickly found a purchaser within a matter of days, achieving an offer that justified Salt Yard’s exit.

Read more Posted 15/10/18
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Chefs To Watch

Our experts have compiled a list of some of the most exciting names to look out for this year.

Read more Posted 02/10/18
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Din Tai Fung, 5-6 Henrietta Street, WC2E

Din Tai Fung is a world-renowned Taiwanese restaurant with 140 branches in 14 territories. It was originally slated to open in London last September, was delayed until this summer and is now due to open in November.

Read more Posted 18/09/18
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Two Lights, 28-30 Kingsland Road, E2

Two Lights will occupy the former site of Amici Mei and will offer “modern American cuisine” with dishes like Hereford beef tartare with togarashi; grilled mackerel, cherries, and black olives; and lemon sole, charred tomatoes, and seaweed.

Read more Posted 18/09/18
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Kym’s, Bloomberg Arcade, 3 Queen Street, EC4N

Kym’s, named for Andrew Wong's fathers's restaurant in Pimlico, will follow a tapas-style of dining with small dishes such as Yunnanese lemongrass salad, peanuts, lettuce, chilli, and lime; sharing platters of crispy duck and pancakes; and slow-poached soy chicken with ginger relish, and rice.

Read more Posted 18/09/18
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Trend: Why Hawaiian Poké Is Taking Over Lunch Time

Poké bowls are a food trend that took a while to reach our shores. This is unsurprising as the dish originates from Hawaii and has only really grown in popularity in the continental US in the last few years.

Read more Posted 14/08/18
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London’s Top Five Mexican Restaurants With A Difference

Mexican food is often associated with casual dining. Street food stalls and chains like Wahaca have popularised the cuisine more recently, but it’s not often that you can find somewhere that does both enchiladas and evening-wear.

Read more Posted 06/08/18
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A Guide to London’s Best Rooftop Bars and Restaurants

Rooftop restaurants and bars have so much to offer in the summer – namely stunning views and sunshine – and London has one for every occasion.

Read more Posted 30/07/18
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A Chocolate-Lover’s Guide To London Restaurants

Whether you like your chocolate rich and dark or creamy and smooth, we have decided to ferret out London’s most delectable chocolate dishes, from rich fondants to indulgent cakes – and even a cocktail.

Read more Posted 26/07/18