The best beer gardens in Islington: The Albion's garden is a lush summer oasis in north London

The Best Beer Gardens in Islington

Is there anything better than supping on a pint or enjoying a glass of wine in a beautiful pub garden? Luckily Islington locals have plenty of choice to enjoy the great outdoors (with a tipple) and here are 11 of the best

New Bars Pubs & Restaurants to Try This April

From Hong Kong quick eats to neighbourhood Italian restaurants, here’s the latest drop of new pubs, restaurants and bars to try in London, this April… Photo: Three Uncles Late-night dining at Harrods, Knightsbridge This iconic department store is now open for evening dining, and the mosaic-tiled walls of the stunning Dining Hall are something to […]

The Flight of Babuscha Baboon, The Puppet Barge, Little Venice. Photo: The Puppet Barge

5 Fun Things to Do This Week in London, March 21-27

Sunday roasts, Mother’s Day and the start of daylight savings; there’s plenty of things to look forward to this week, and here’s five of them… Photo: The Puppet Barge Mother’s Day, London-wide London has countless ways to spoil your mum – whatever her cup of tea may be. Thinking about dinner? Try the delightful Sam’s […]

Light Festival at Battersea Power Station.

5 Things to Do This Week in London January 17-23

From immersive cinema, to Dry Jan friendly brunches, here is The Resident’s guide for things to do this week, January 17-23… Photo: Battersea Power Station Nightmare Alley Immersive Cinema, Islington To mark the release of the noir-thriller Nightmare Alley, directed by Academy Award-winning Guillermo del Toro, Everyman Cinema is launching its first immersive cinema experience. […]

What to See at London Design Festival 2021

London Design Festival returns this month for the 19th time to showcase the best of the capital’s design offerings. Curated to enable people to rediscover the capital after a year of being locked away, here are the festival highlights not to be missed… Photo: Between Forests and Skies by Nebbia Works,V&A The Makers’ Market, The […]

Ave Mario in Covent Garden is the latest offering from Big Mamma

London’s Best Restaurant & Bar Openings: July 2021

The best new restaurants and bars opening in London in July 2021, from Big Mamma’s ‘Church version 2.0’, Ave Mario, to an LA pop-up on the Dorchester Rooftop and a City stop-off dedicated to all things eggs…

Rudy's Vegan Butcher, Islington

Have You Discovered London’s Only Vegan Butcher Yet?

The UK’s first permanent vegan butcher opened late last year, right here in London – have you paid a visit yet?

Barnes had the best property price growth in London in 2020, despite Covid

London’s Prime Property Hotspots in 2020 (Despite Covid)

Despite Covid wreaking havoc across all aspects of life, including the property market, London house prices still managed to climb – although some areas, and some price brackets, faired much better than others

Hot Stone in Islington serves an omakase menu that's ideal for social distancing

Restaurant Review: The Omakase Menu at Hot Stone, Islington

Hot Stone’s decadent 14-course omakase menu is Last Supper stuff, and it was practically designed for socially distanced dinners…   

Alfresco dining in Islington: The Albion garden

9 of the Best Alfresco Dining Spaces in Islington

Unwind in a green oasis and lap up the sun at one of The Resident’s favourite alfresco dining spaces in Islington