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Retro food gets a makeover at VIVI at Centre Point

If you've got a soft spot for the good old days, then head to VIVI where you can enjoy your chicken a la king in London landmark Centre Point with Vivi. Just head to the bridge link, and look for the PlayPlax inspired lights...

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Inko Nito on Soho's Broadwick Street will be the latest robatayaki restaurant from the Zuma stable

London is getting a new robata grill restaurant from the team at Zuma. Inko Nito on Soho's Broadwick Street will feature Japanese charcoal grilled cooking with a Korean influence.…

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La Mia Mamma brings a rotating series of Italian chefs to Chelsea

La Mia Mamma is trying something different from your traditional Italian restaurant. They'll be focusing on specific regions of Italy at a time - and to help with that, they're importing Italians "Mammas" from the regions to create the menus.…

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Fried chicken, caketails, veggie pubs and more - your weekly news round-up

From a limited edition sarnie at Breddos to cake you can drink, we bring you all the news that was fit to print (but we just didn't get around to covering elsewhere this week)...…

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Nadiya Hussain and Ruth Rogers top this year's Fortnum & Mason Awards

Fortnum and Mason's Diamond Jubilee salon was heaving last night with the unpasteurised cream of the food world, there to celebrate the Piccadilly's food store's sixth annual Food & Drink Awards. Hot Dinners spotted all manner of people in the fray including Mary Berry, Rick Stein, Mark Hix, Nuno Mendes, Jose Pizarro - and even Piers Morgan.

Master of ceremonies was F&M's CEO Ewan Ve…

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 The new Patty and Bun at Borough will be their most ambitious yet

There's a big new Patty & Bun planned for Borough High Street and this one is going to launch with an exclusive breakfast menu. The space is big too with a floor devoted to groups and parties.…

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KooKoo brings healthy lunches to Camden from the people behind Hook

Camden gets a new healthy daytime spot to pep up lunches with salads, gluten-free wraps and more from the folk who run Hook on Parkway.…

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Meatopia unveil an epic line-up of chefs for 2018

Everyone's favourite festival of meat and fire, Meatopia, is coming back to London for its sixth outing and this year's line-up looks pretty amazing.

Chefs cooking at Meatopia for the first time include Jeremy Chan of Ikoyi, Sam Bryant of Coal Rooms, Rok Shoreditch’s Matt Young and Aaron Webster & Remi Williams of Smoke & Salt. But the list of returning chefs is pretty bloody A-list rangi…

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Megan's is coming to Balham with their latest dog-friendly restaurant

Megan's have already opened two successful restaurants on King's Road and Parson's Green and this is their third. As before, expect cafe by day, restaurant at night and for dogs to be very welcome at any time. …

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Akira robatayaki and sushi will be the main restaurant at Japan House on Kensington High Street

Former Engawa chef Akira Shimizu is opening his own robatayaki and sushi restaurant in Japan's new cultural centre, Japan House on Kensington High Street.…

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Fayre Share is all about the sharing in Victoria Park Village

If your idea of a great time out is breaking bread with your mates or family, then new restaurant Fayre Share in Victoria Park Village will be right up your street. Every dish here can be ordered in sharing sizes making this a great place for groups.…

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Caravan are opening a new restaurant on Great Portland Street

Looks like there could be another new Caravan on the way - this time on Great Portland Street. Expect coffee and brunch aplenty. …

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Neptune at The Principal London Hotel is the new seafood restaurant from the Richmond team

Having closed The Richmond in Hackney, Brett Redman and Margaret Crow are back in the seafood game with their new restaurant at the swanky Principal Hotel London on Russell Square.…

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P Franco are opening a restaurant called Bright in London Fields

The much-loved Clapton wine bar always did well when it came to food and now they're going one step further opening their first full restaurant in Netil House where Ellory used to be.…

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Chick ‘n’ Sours is popping up in Brixton for one month

South London fans of everyone's favourite fried chicken spot Chick ‘n’ Sours will, for one month, have less far to go the next time they need a fix. While the original Haggerston branch is being refurbed, they'll be popping up in Coldharbour Lane where Calcutta Street used to be.

Upstairs will be the standard restaurant but downstairs they'll have a development kitchen working on new dishes for t…

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