Fitzrovia

All Star Lanes has creamy hard shakes of all varieties

LONDON’S BEST BOOZY MILKSHAKES

The hard shake is taking over London. From your local American style diner to the quirky restaurant bowling alley chain, everyone seems to be mixing up creamy cocktail desserts…

London's best single-dish restaurants: Bubbledogs serves champagne and hotdogs

10 OF LONDON’S BEST SINGLE DISH RESTAURANTS

The single-dish restaurant is having a moment. The Resident picks out London’s top 10 restaurants that specialise in doing just one thing, from cheese to eggs and the new Beanz Meanz Heinz pop-up

The toilets in Yotam Ottolenghi's Nopi in Soho are a cool maze of mirrors

LONDON BARS & RESTAURANTS WITH COOL LOOS

Did you know the UK has an annual Loo of the Year Awards? Well, you do now. It seems we all like a cool loo, and London’s bars and restaurants are poised to serve you every need… The Resident visits the quirkiest facilities in the capital

7 OF THE BEST NATIONAL CHAMPAGNE WEEK EVENTS

National Champagne Week runs from 1-7 October 2016 with all sorts of champagne-based activities including tutored tastings, masterclasses, parties and pop-ups. Here are the best bits…

Roka's Shochu Lounge

KAISEKI COCKTAIL PAIRING MENU LAUNCHES AT SHOCHU

Pairing wine with food is a given and pairing craft beers with food is on the up. But now you can pair expertly crafted cocktails with seven courses of delicious, delicate Japanese cuisine at Shochu, Roka Charlotte Street’s sexy subterranean lounge bar

Kristjana S Williams, Lear og Barraband Gaukar

JAMIE WOOD ON MAKING ART ACCESSIBLE FOR ALL

Jamie Wood developed a love for limited-edition prints while helping his father – The Rolling Stone’s Ronnie Wood – dealing art. But what does the closure of his beloved Scream gallery mean for his mission to make art accessible to all?

The views are extraordinary from the South-Bank-Tower-Penthouse

DISCOVER LONDON’S BEST NEW ADDRESSES

As London expands, desirable new neighbourhoods with top restaurants, exclusive shops and cultural venues, are taking shape. The Resident checks out the best addresses in London

National Coffee Week

10 BUZZING TREATS TO CELEBRATE UK COFFEE WEEK

The London Coffee Festival runs from 7-10 April, swiftly followed by UK Coffee Week from 11-17 April, so if you’re partial to a good cup of ‘black gold’ then this is the week for you! The Resident picks out 10 of the best coffee treats to try…

food Festival, new food, adventurous eating, night market, outdoor market

TRY SOMETHING NEW: BRASSERIE BLANC’S FESTIVAL OF FLAVOUR

The London food scene gets adventurous with the inaugural Festival of Flavour at Brasserie Blanc, kicking off in all five London locations on Monday 11 April. Check it out and treat your taste buds to a new experience…

Jun Tanaka opens his restaurant The Ninth in Fitzrovia

JUN TANAKA OPENS THE NINTH RESTAURANT, FITZROVIA

Jun Tunaka has worked in some of London’s top restaurants and worked for the likes of Michel Roux Jr, Marco Pierre White and Eric Chavot. Now, Tanaka has finally opened his own restaurant, The Ninth, and he tells The Resident about the blood, sweat and tears it has taken to get there How long has […]