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Meraki Bar

9 stars
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The credentials

Owned by the team behind Zuma and Roka, and hidden underneath the restaurant of the same name, Meraki Bar serves cocktails and sharing mezze dishes in lavish surroundings.

The style

We were sat in the main bar area … Read more →

The Imperial Arms

6 stars
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Open Mon–Thu 10am–11.30pm; Fri–Sat 9am–midnight; Sun 9am–11pm

“A pub for everyone” claims the website for the Imperial Arms. It’s rather hard to disagree with that statement. After all, the Imperial Arms is beautifully laid out without being stuffy, presents an … Read more →

The Duke’s Head, Putney

4 stars
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Open Sun–Wed midday–11pm; Thurs-Sat midday-midnight

The blurb

When it comes to riverside real-estate, the Duke’s Head in Putney couldn’t have it better. Set over three floors in a 150-year-old Victorian grade II listed building with sparkling views over the River … Read more →

Manetta’s Bar

9 stars
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Open Monday-Sunday midday-11pm

The blurb

Hidden away in the subterranean level of the stylish-but-inconspicuous Flemings Mayfair Hotel lies a sumptuous drinking den that feels both secretive and trendy at once.

Of course, I’m talking about the iconic Manetta’s Bar, the … Read more →

Octoberfest Pub

8 stars
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Open Sun-Thurs midday–11pm, Fri-Sat midday-1am

The blurb

If you have never sampled the delights of an ‘echtes Oktoberfest’ (‘genuine Octoberfest’ for all you non-Teutonics) and feel regretful that another year with its obligatory October has passed you by without sampling … Read more →

The Duke of Clarence

8 stars
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Open Mon–Sat 11am–11pm, Sun midday–10.30pm

In the 1933 classic British novel, Lost Horizon, James Hilton’s protagonist, Hugh Conway, is marooned in the Himalayas after his plane is hijacked and crashes into the side of a mountain. After a perilous … Read more →