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London's best margaritas: Cantina Laredo serves great Mexican food and drinks

9 of the Best Margaritas in London

London’s best margaritas for National Margarita Day and beyond

Thanksgiving in London: Riding House Cafe, Fitzrovia

Where to Celebrate Thanksgiving in London

Thanksgiving, though strictly an American tradition, is one that London has embraced with open arms in recent years. So where to head for a fabulous Thanksgiving feast? The Resident has picked out a few favorites…

Galvin at Windows is serving a special Biskelia Valrhona chocolate mousse for National Chocolate Week

National Chocolate Week 2018: 10 Ways to Indulge in London

As National Chocolate Week returns to celebrate all things cacao from 15-21 October 2018, The Resident picks out 10 of the best ways for chocoholics to indulge in London

London's best new rooftop bars: Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch

London’s Best New Restaurants & Bars: August 2018

From all-day eateries in Spitalfields and London Bridge to the relaunch of Royal China Club on Baker Street, cool new street food from Canard in Tooting and Banh Banh Brixton, there are plenty of exciting new places to eat in London this month

London's best new restaurants: All Star Lanes Westfield London Shepherd's Bush has an Art Deco feel and a new menu

London’s Coolest New Restaurant Openings: May 2018

Another month, another stream of great restaurant openings for London! Here’s The Resident’s pick of the best new restaurant openings, exciting new menus and jazzy refurbishments…

The Department Store by Squire & Partners in Brixton

The Department Store, Brixton, Gets a New Lease of Life

Squire & Partners has transformed Brixton’s old department store into a contemporary new office space to rival Google HQ – and you’re welcome to hang out in it. There’s a rooftop guest restaurant, a downstairs event space, and street-facing cafe, record shop and bar

Brixton Design Trail highlights: The Silent Arch by Bharat & Jean is part of the Brixton Design Trail for London Design festival

8 Highlights of Brixton Design Trail 2017

As Brixton Design Trail returns for a second year – this time with the theme Love is Power – SW Resident picks out the best bits… 

WHY LONDONERS HAVE FALLEN FOR THE EARLY MORNING SOBER RAVE

On Thursday 1 June 2017, the hugely popular Morning Gloryville will celebrate its 4th birthday at Brixton Rooftop Beach. But what is it about the early morning rave that’s got Londoners hooked?

ZOE ADJONYOH ON GHANAIAN COOKING & WHY WOOLWICH IS ON HER RADAR

Zoe Adjonyoh, the foodie entrepreneur behind Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen in Brixton, has just published her first cookbook. The Resident catches up with London’s Queen of Ghanaian food to discover her plans to bring more African cuisines to the fore, and why she’s got her eye on Woolwich…

Blintzes, an offshoot of the blini, are thin pancakes folded to form a casing for cheese or fruit and then sautéed or baked

SUDI PIGOTT DISCOVERS A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF PANCAKES

SW Resident’s celebrated food writer Sudi Pigott loves pancakes so much that she wrote a book about the vast culinary world beyond the lemon-and-sugar variety…

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