Test Drives

Test drive

Test Driving Nutshell - the new Iranian star of Theatreland

We head into Covent Garden to try their take on modern Iranian cuisine...

Read more: Test Driving Nutshell - the new Iranian star of Theatreland

Test Driving Da Terra at the Town Hall - an exemplary restaurant hiding in plain sight

The Town Hall has done it again with Da Terra, an excellent restaurant that has its influences in Latin America and Italy. We went to check it out.  …

Read more: Test Driving Da Terra at the Town Hall - an exemplary restaurant hiding in plain sight

Test Driving The KPH - the Legendary Ladbroke Grove pub is back

Henry Harris teams up with Ruairidh Summers for his latest pub, taking over Ladbroke Grove institution The KPH. We head over to try it out. …

Read more: Test Driving The KPH - the Legendary Ladbroke Grove pub is back

Test Driving Wild Honey St James - Anthony Demetre makes a successful move to Pall Mall

Anthony Demetre transfers his much-loved Mayfair restaurant along the road to St James. The good news is it's survived, and indeed thrived from the move.…

Read more: Test Driving Wild Honey St James - Anthony Demetre makes a successful move to Pall Mall

Test Driving Wun's - a 60s-style Hong Kong late night spot you won't want to leave

The team behind Bun House have turned this, their first restaurant in Soho, into a late-night drinking dive where the food and cocktails compete for your attention.…

Read more: Test Driving Wun's - a 60s-style Hong Kong late night spot you won't want to leave

Test Driving Double Standard - Adam Rawson does pub food

We're back in The Standard hotel to try out their second restaurant Double Standard - which sees Adam Rawson in charge of their pub food.  …

Read more: Test Driving Double Standard - Adam Rawson does pub food

Test Driving Chris Leach and David Carter at 10 Heddon Street - a marvellous mashup of Britain and Italy

The first residency to take over the old Magpie space at 10 Heddon Street is by the former head chef of Kitty Fisher's and the owner of Smokestak. A match made in heaven? We went to find out.…

Read more: Test Driving Chris Leach and David Carter at 10 Heddon Street - a marvellous mashup of Britain and Italy

Test Driving Eggslut - we try all the eggy buns in Notting Hill

LA's Eggslut has landed in Notting Hill with a mind to cornering London's eggy bun market. We head down to try them out.  …

Read more: Test Driving Eggslut - we try all the eggy buns in Notting Hill

Test Driving Theo Randall at The Intercontinental

In our ongoing series of celebrating London's classic restaurants, we went to check out Theo Randall at the Intercontinental on London's Park Lane.…

Read more: Test Driving Theo Randall at The Intercontinental

Test Driving Siren at The Goring - Nathan Outlaw opens the hotel's first new restaurant in 100 years

Siren is The Goring's first new restaurant in 100 years. We head down to see what Nathan Outlaw's done with the place. …

Read more: Test Driving Siren at The Goring - Nathan Outlaw opens the hotel's first new restaurant in 100 years

Hot Dinners recommends

Test Drive

Hot Dinners on Instagram