THE IVY CHELSEA GARDEN
It’s not long until The Ivy’s flagship restaurant re-opens – until then you can dine in its new, more informal cousin on The King’s Road.
“Bao” is a type of fluffy steamed bun, which you’ll find served Taiwanese-style at this small-plate Soho restaurant.
PERCY & FOUNDERS
Housed in a former hospital, this sprawling dining palace serves up modern British cuisine in a relaxed environment adorned by interesting artworks.
A calm, measured, cerebral take on traditional Japanese cuisine, with a great line in Kobe beef. Not cheap but worth it for a special occasion.
Expect contemporary European fare in this stylish, cosy fine-dining restaurant at the Taj 51 Buckingham Gate suites and residences.
“Hamburgers served the French way” is the philosophy behind the first UK opening of this Parisian brand.
Smokehouse Chiswick is a new iteration of the restaurant that has wowed Islington with its innovative take on a meat-heavy menu.
THE FOURTEENTH COLONIE
The Fourteenth Colonie raised eyebrows when it became the first crowd-funded restaurant in Brooklyn. Expect a proper Noo Yoik joint.