The West End is notorious for its happening venues, restaurant openings and celebrity hotspots. But one joint that stands out from the rest is London’s oldest Indian restaurant, Veeraswamy.


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Crazy Bear

We are fast approaching autumn in this part of the world. The days are damp and gloomy (typical London!) and the nights have a slight chill. Nestled deep in Fitzrovia, one place to escape this gloom and doom is to head to Crazy Bear.


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Granger & Co

On a gloomy Sunday afternoon, pouring down with rain, there is nothing better to do than to slip into a pair of wellies (or in my case, high wedge sneakers), skip down to Westbourne Grove and fill your belly with a wholesome brunch at Granger & Co.


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The Rum Kitchen

Notting Hill is well known for its display of Caribbean culture in London. The area is peppered with Caribbean takeaways, reggae music serenading you down the street, the in-famous Notting Hill Carnival and of course, The Rum Kitchen.


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The Blues Kitchen

Over a month ago, I was having a browse through Harpers Bazaar’s Weekend Guide when a suggestion to visit The Blues Kitchen immediately caught my eye! I read the words, Texan BBQ Food next to a mouthwatering image of a rustic platter of meat and was completely sold! Since then, I had been waiting for an opportunity to check out this new hotspot so I made sure that my trip to east London last Sunday could only end at The Blues Kitchen.


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Five Guys

For the past year, burger joints have been popping up around every nook and corner of London. Be it gourmet or fast-food, this American staple has officially taken over the city!

Five Guys opened its doors in London just less than a year ago along with another American burger giant, Shake Shack. Not a big deal for those across the pond but the opening of these two created quite the commotion amongst Londoners. With the first (super busy!) establishment in Covent Garden, a second just opened in Westfield Shepherd’s Bush about a week ago. Being a ten minute drive away, I obviously made my way to try the greasy goodness out for myself.


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