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'My New York friend was making plans to return with her husband before we'd even walked out the door'

Avenue

Mon–Fri 12pm–3pm and 5.30pm–10pm, Sat 11am–3pm and 5.30pm–10.30pm, Sun 11am–4pm

The style:

Serving up New American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Avenue captures the buzz of the New York dining scene while nodding to its St James’s roots with … Read more →

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'Set at the back of a stunning courtyard on the former dock, Source occupies what was the ice store'

Source Battersea

Lunch Mon—Fri midday—3pm; Sat—Sun midday—4pm
Dinner Mon—Thu 6pm—10pm; Fri—Sun 6pm—10.30pm

Battersea, like most of southwest London, isn’t somewhere I often visit. From Sheen to Vauxhall, it’s a bit of a mystery to me. This is chiefly because getting there involves … Read more →

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'Plus One called it "Pasta with Bottle" and loved it'

Piccola Cucina

Open Mon–Wed midday–3pm; Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun midday–11pm

The Plus One has the appetite and impatience of a boy. He remonstrated all the way to Piccola Cucina: he was famished and he was cold. As soon as we arrived … Read more →

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WLG on untranslatable words

‘I think “hope” is a good word. It’s what helped prisoners survive the camps. It’s what makes most of us keep going. I hope the show will go well,’ journalist and artist Helen Kirwan-Taylor said during our interview in preparation … Read more →

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The Peak Health Club & Spa

Ytsara Lazy Man Yoga

The Blurb:

The Peak Health Club & Spa, located on the ninth floor of Jumeirah Carlton Tower, has recently launched Ytsara (which means ‘freedom’ in Thai), a line of energising massages, offering a contemporary approach to age-old Asian holistic practices. … Read more →

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meursault
'The best wines are here'

Meursault

Open 5pm–late daily

The style:

The team behind award-winning Asian-French restaurant L’Etranger has opened a 40-cover bar, lounge and dining room in the basement of the restaurant, aiming to be ‘younger and more spirited’ than its much-loved sister.

It’s an … Read more →

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weekend fashion

Friday Fashion

Friday night is the new Saturday, with most of us heading for drinks or supper straight from the office. So how can you nail that off duty look with more than just a hint of glam? Easy, when you know

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Casa Batavia restaurant

Casa Batavia

Open lunch Mon–Sat midday–3pm; Dinner Mon–Sat 6pm–11pm; Sun closed

Nicola Batavia might not be well known here – yet – but he is a renowned TV chef in his home country, having made his name at Michelin-starred Ristorante Birichin in … Read more →

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The Capability restaurant, Syon Park
The Capability at London Syon Park is 'on the bling side of luxurious'

The Capability at London Syon Park

Open breakfast 6.30am–10am; lunch midday–2.30pm; afternoon tea 2.30pm–6pm; dinner 6pm–10pm

The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Syon Park had been open less than two months when I visited for lunch. Located in Capability Brown-landscaped grounds, the hotel’s aptly-named The Capability restaurant … Read more →

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London Fashion Weekend
London Fashion Weekend at Somerset House

A Runway Success

Beautiful models mingled with stylists and designers at the after party for London Fashion Weekend, which was held at the gorgeous Palm Court in the luxury Waldorf Hilton. Guests were treated to an open bar and generous canapés.… Read more →

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