Tag: new opening

On the table: Levan

The team behind new Peckham hotspot Levan wanted it to be a place that threw out the rule book. With a list focused on natural wines, game-changing food and a laid-back attitude, Sophie Thorpe finds this is the kind of restaurant revolution she wants to be part of

On the table: Brat

Some restaurants seem to be an instant success: Brat – the first opening from Chef Tomos Parry (previously of Kitty Fishers) has been just that. The turbot on its menu has been papped and praised by almost everyone in the business. We sent Tom Cave to sample the famous fish

On the table: Hoppers, St Christopher’s Place

London’s second Hoppers is the latest in a series of restaurants challenging British perceptions of South Asian cuisine. We sent Alexis Self to Marylebone to sample its rich karis and famous flatbreads Though a mere falafel’s throw from Dean Street, Marylebone is a world away in dining terms. Not here for the queues and sharing […]

On the table: Xu

Continuing our efforts to explore London’s best eateries, this month we sent Alexis Self to Xu – a new restaurant from the team behind Bao who are single-handedly putting Taiwanese food on the city’s culinary map On his seminal 1965 live album, Woody Allen tells a joke about being kicked out of NYU for cheating on […]