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Kensington Medi Spa

You would think that months of leaning over computer screens, hunched up in the corner of the bed – as Netflix asks you for the eleventh time that Sunday if you’re still watching – has caused us to flock to … Read more →

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Hām

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Four months after one of the biggest pandemics to hit the world, I’m finally back eating at a restaurant. And I’m very glad it was Hām. A casual and friendly neighbourhood restaurant in West Hampstead, Hām is open … Read more →

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The Shed

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The Shed in Notting Hill is the flagship restaurant brought to you by the Gladwin Brothers, including Chef Patron Oliver, Restauranteur Richard, and Gregory, a west Sussex based farmer. Opened in 2012, The Shed’s shabby-chic interior and ‘local … Read more →

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Zuaya

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Located just off Kensington High Street, Zuaya brings a tasty slice of Latin America to west London with its sexy two-storey urban jungle. Headed up by Venezuelan chef Francisco Lafee of Barrafina and the one-time World’s Best RestaurantRead more →

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Kutir

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Kutir is the latest player to the table in the growing trend of “posh” Indian eateries and is headed up by ex-Gymkhana and Jamavar chef Rohit Ghai, with Abhishake Sangwan at the front-of-house helm. The pair previously worked … Read more →

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Akira

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The Japanese restaurant, Akira, is on the first floor of Japan House London in Kensington. Named after Chef Shimizu Akira, the restaurant presents a Japanese dining experience based on Akira’s ‘trinity of cooking principles’: food, tableware and presentation. … Read more →

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MAYFIVE Hair Salon

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Tucked down a leafy Chiswick side street, just moments away from the hustle and bustle of Devonshire Road, is the barely one-year-old MAYFIVE Hair Salon. Owner Katie Allan – who has fifteen years in the business behind her … Read more →

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Soin Restructurant et Lissant Facial at Embassy of Beauty

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Tucked away from the crowds of Kensington Church Street, Embassy of Beauty is a pretty, cocooning sanctuary elegantly adorned in polished gold and white marble. As both a retail space and a skincare clinic, this chic space is … Read more →

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Romulo Cafe

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‘A taste of the Philippines in the heart of Kensington. We serve fine Filipino food 7 days a week.

When it comes to fiendishly good Philippine cuisine, Romulo Café is London’s answer to Manila’s fashionable restaurant and food … Read more →

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Yauatcha

Lucy Lord celebrates Chinese New Year by feasting on dim-sum at Soho’s Yauatcha

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Dim sum teahouse offering contemporary Cantonese dim sum, patisserie inspired by European culinary techniques and Asian ingredients, and an extensive range of tea, wine and … Read more →

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