Bocca di Lupo chef to open London restaurant
Conceived by Bocca di Lupo’s head chef Daniele Ceforo and River Cafe’s Joshua Owens-Baigler, Angelina in Shoreditch will fuse Japanese and Italian cuisines.
French restaurant group Big Mamma to open first London venture
Paris-based restaurant group Big Mamma is to open its first London venture called Gloria in Shoreditch, pairing Italian cuisine with flamboyant interiors.
Atul Kochhar to open new London restaurant Kanishka
Atul Kochhar, the first Indian chef in the world to receive a Michelin star, has announced plans to open a new restaurant called Kanishka in March that will showcase cuisine from India’s lesser-known regions.
Eleven Madison Park to open site at Claridge’s
The chef behind the 2017 World’s Best Restaurant, Eleven Madison Park in New York, has confirmed that he will be opening a restaurant at Claridge’s following the closure of Fera late last year.
Flat Iron steakhouse comes to London Bridge
Flat Iron, the popular affordable steak restaurant that champions underused cuts of beef is to open its seventh site on Tooley Street in London Bridge later this month.
WLC Eats: The Baptist Bar & Grill
WLC’S resident sybarite, Lucy Shaw, heads to the sumptuous Baptist Bar & Grill at L’oscar hotel in Holborn for divine smoked cod mousse, sinfully good Dover sole and a heavenly Sauternes.
Latin American restaurant to take over Typing Room
Argentine chef Paulo Airaudo is to open a Latin American restaurant at the Town Hall Hotel in London’s Bethnal Green following the closure of the Typing Room.
Top 10 new London restaurants to watch in 2019
While restaurants are closing with alarming frequency in London, 2019 looks set to be another exciting year for big name chef openings in the capital. We’ve rounded up the 10 most anticipated launches this year and their opening dates.
London to gain new avant garde Portuguese restaurant
A new restaurant helmed by ex-Portland chef João Ferreira Pinto and sommelier Carolina W Seibel will open in Stoke Newington this week, serving up a menu of modern European plates with an emphasis on Portugal.
WLC Eats: Yen Burger
WLC’s Phoebe French heads to Borough Market’s latest burger joint, Yen Burger, for juicy Wagyu beef buns, umami-rich dashi chips and crispy halloumi with mango.
Lyle’s owners to open wine bar and bakery
In what is set to be a growing trend this year, the owners of Michelin-starred Shoreditch restaurant Lyle’s are to open a bakery that doubles as a wine bar.