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Eating and Drinking

Eating and Drinking

Fan of Clove Club? Try its sister restaurant Two Lights

This low-key Kingsland Road diner has just celebrated its first birthday

Food

So you’ve never been to…Bloomsbury Street Kitchen

Two menus in a revamped restaurant that seamlessly melds Japanese and Mediterranean dishes

Food

Borough Market’s Arabica opens in King’s Cross

The Levantine restaurant occupies the ground floor of the Aga Khan Centre

Drink

MUST DO: Little Creatures Brewery bar, King’s Cross

Western Australian cult brewery sets up shop north of Coal Drops Yard

Food

So you’ve never been to…Opera Tavern, Covent Garden

The high quality West End staple has had a refurb, with a new menu and chef

Drink

The fascinating history of the cocktail

Author Susan Cohen on the centuries-old craze for a bespoke libation

Culture

A Beginners’ guide to…Kiln Theatre, Kilburn

Kilburn’s former Tricycle has just reached a year in its new incarnation. Never been? Here’s all you need to know

Eating and Drinking

The Apple Tree: a new LGBTQ pub in WC1

With queer spaces closing across the capital this is one new opening that’s worth your hard-earned cash

Food

What’s a Carluccio’s picnic hamper like?

Be hungry: this is a proper feast for a bucolic summer evening