Gourmet

Restaurant Review: Launceston Place, Kensington

Launceston Place, once a favourite of Princess Diana’s, is one of those restaurants that makes you remember why you missed dining out so much. It’s chic, secluded and a bit of a London institution

New London restaurants: Los Mochis, Notting Hill

The Most Exciting New Restaurants Opening in London in May

Roll on 17 May 2021 when we can dine indoors at our favourite local restaurants and venture further afield to visit exciting new venues that, against all the odds, are set to launch in London this month…

Covent Garden Rose Festival runs from 17 May until 6 June

Rosé Festival Heads for London to Celebrate Return of Indoor Dining

A Rosé Festival is headed for London to celebrate the return of indoor dining and, one assumes, the much-missed phenomenon of rosé all day…

The Berkeley's Prêt-à-Portea Returns with SS21 Couture Cakes

The Berkeley’s Prêt-à-Portea Returns with SS21 Couture Cakes

Spring-summer 2021 collections from Valentino to Versace reimagined in The Berkeley’s fashion-focused afternoon tea 

Circus London reopens on 20 May 2021 (photo: Alistair Veryard)

Win a Ringmaster Experience for 6 People at Circus Bar & Restaurant

Ever toyed with the idea of running away with the circus? Give it a dress rehearsal with this fantastic prize from London’s Circus Bar & Restaurant…

Eataly London is the world's largest Italian food market and restaurant concept

World’s Largest Italian Market & Dining Concept Opens in London

The world’s largest Italian food market, complete with outdoor dining concept, Aperol Spritzeria and huge wine cellar, is to open in London

Montague Beach Bar returns for summer 2021 at The Montague Hotel Bloomsbury

Open NOW: 3 Great Beach Bar Pop-Ups in London

Waiting on a vaccine passport to fly to the beach? Well, ain’t life a peach?! Console yourself by booking into one of these brilliant beach bar pop ups in London instead…

Luxury alfresco dining in London: The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park London dining terrace is an opulent setting for a Heston Blumenthal experience

25 of London’s Most Luxurious Alfresco Dining Terraces

With outdoor dining set to be hotter than ever this year (thanks, Covid), it’s time to elevate your alfresco experience at one of London’s more opulent offerings, from top hotels to Michelin-starred restaurants 

Glass pavilions floated up the Thames: The London Project arrives in Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf to Offer Floating Dining Experience ‘Like No Other’

Two floating pavilions have arrived in Canary Wharf’s docks to offer Londoners a new public space and dining experience ‘like no other’ 

The Lighterman is one of the best places for alfresco dining in King's Cross

London’s Best Neighbourhoods for Alfresco Dining

Alfresco dining was popular enough before Covid came along and make it practically compulsory. So where to head? London isn’t short of options, but if you want that grand piazza feel, it’s best to head for a neighbourhood that’s geared up for dining outdoors