Restaurant Openings from Foodepedia

  • Just opened: The Gibson Bar

    Friday January 8th, 2016

    Step back in time with The Gibson Bar, Clerkenwell's newly opened Edwardian-inspired cocktail bar.

  • One Canada Square Opens

    Friday November 1st, 2013

    ETM have just launched a new restuarant and bar at the bottom of Canary Wharf. Find out all about One Canada Square here.

  • Benito’s Hat coming to Farringdon

    Friday October 4th, 2013

    Benito’s Hat, Mexican specialists and sombrero enthusiasts, are coming to Farringdon.

  • Olympic Café & Dining Room

    Friday October 4th, 2013

    Olympic Café & Dining Room to open at Olympic Studios, South West London, in October 2013. From iconic recording studio to cinema, restaurant and more, find out all about it here. 

  • Drakes Tabanco to Open in Fitzrovia

    Wednesday October 2nd, 2013

    Monday 7th October, Drakes Tabanco will open in Fitzrovia, bringing with it the traditions of the sherry region.

  • Marianne Opens in W2

    Monday September 2nd, 2013

    Table for 14? Masterchef alum Marianne Lumb presents London’s smallest fine dining restaurant, opening 10th September.

  • Of all the Gin Joints...

    Monday September 2nd, 2013

    The fundamental things apply: Gin Joint, a new brasserie and bar, opens September 9th in the Barbican Centre. Climb aboard the last plane to Lisbon and find out more.

  • Bumpkin reborn in West London

    Wednesday July 24th, 2013

    Ignite prove they’re no Bumpkins with renovation in Notting Hill and an opening in Chelsea. Poppy Laking tiptoes over the river to investigate.

  • Galante- Argentine bar none

    Wednesday April 10th, 2013

    South Ken’s swanky Galante might be a new kid on the block, but it’s got its heart firmly set in the past. Inspired by Santiago Policastro and opened last year, this dark, cosy bar serves classic Argentine cocktails with a few recent additions added some welcome new twists to keep the punters’ interest piqued

  • Smoking It Up In St James’s

    Sunday March 3rd, 2013

    The primary draw for most London residents will be its restaurant, The Blue Boar Smokehouse and Bar - serving up American soul food classics. Taking his inspiration from the top US ‘pit masters’, Head Chef Jon Ingram has created a testosterone-fuelled menu of slow-cooked meat, charcoal and wood-grilled steaks and other such meaty offerings. 

  • A Prop-er Theatrical Venue To Sipsmith A Bevvy

    Thursday June 7th, 2012

    One of the books in a tall stack of dusty volumes has caught my eye. I better not try and pry it out, though- the bar will collapse. And I'd hate to cause a scandal on the Southbank. That's just not cricket- or, more aptly, croquet, since that's the tournament playing out this evening to mark the launch of Propstore.

  • The Jugged Hare

    Tuesday May 15th, 2012

    They plan to serve actual jugged hare when it’s in season but for now, we settled on the Bath chaps and langoustine for starters, both presented beautifully.

  • Cinnamon Soho- Third Restaurant for Vivek Singh

    Wednesday March 21st, 2012

    'All Balls!' screams the menu. But it's not. In fact, it never is with Vivek Singh, whose culinary rambles from continent to continent deliver time after time. Cinnamon Soho is his shiny new venue- bringing Singh's trademark collision of Indian flavours and European sensibilities to West End diners.

  • Chakra opens in West London

    Wednesday November 23rd, 2011

    Chakra opened in November, marking the celebration of the Hindu festival of light, Diwali. and is situated on the border of Notting Hill and Holland Park 

  • A taste of Germany in Soho

    Thursday November 17th, 2011

    The burger is dead and the hot dog is king. Its campaign for fast food dominance continues apace with the opening of The Bratwurst in Soho, a German sausage joint.

  • Morgan M opens new resturant near the Barbican

    Thursday November 17th, 2011

    Building on the success of his award-winning restaurant in Islington, Morgan Meunier is opening on Long Lane in Barbican. Morgan M Barbican, a new two-storey restaurant, has seasonally focused menu that includes small plates and tasting menus.

  • Steak in the City as Hawksmoor Guildhall opens

    Wednesday November 2nd, 2011

    The new Hawksmoor steak restaurant and cocktail bar on Basinghall Street in the City is now open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday to Friday.  With 160 covers in the dining room, 50 in the bar and a private dining room seating 22, Guildhall is the biggest Hawksmoor yet and a threat to cows everywhere.

  • Holy Puck! CUT opens in Park Lane

    Thursday September 1st, 2011

    Chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck has made his restaurant debut in Europe with CUT at 45 Park Lane. If you like steak, then you're going to like this.

  • Bread Street Kitchen

    Tuesday August 30th, 2011

    Bread Street Kitchen, a lively and exciting new restaurant and bar from the team at Gordon Ramsay Holdings, will open on 26th September at One New Change, London. Bread Street Kitchen will be home to a relaxed dining experience, set in a large warehouse-style room that draws inspiration from the East London aesthetic surrounding it.

  • Cay Tre opens in Soho

    Sunday May 22nd, 2011

    Vietnamese restaurateur Hieu Bui has opened his fourth restaurant in London, a second incarnation of Cay Tre this time in the heart of Soho.