So, Marco Pierre White Jr has gone into the Big Brother house...
8 Mount Street, which was once Le Chabanais, has closed, The Delaunay Counter has started serving wine in the evenings, Honest Burgers is opening a new one on Oxford Street and The Dairy has started its month long residency on the roof of John Lewis. Tickets are on sale for Too Many Chefs at The Drapers Arms - it's a charity dinner cooked by 10 of London's top chefs. And the night tube has finally been announced - it will start on the 19th August 🎉
Marina O'Loughlin finds pizza heaven in Kent at A Casa Mia, Jay Rayner is miffed at the option of paying both service charge and gratuity at Theo's Simple Italian and Grace Dent finds a little bit of St Tropez in Hackney Wick. Oh, and we musn't forget Fay Maschler's 1 ⭐️ review of Tom Sellers' new place Ours, followed by his review of her review. That's a first.
Afternoon tea at Claridge's. Because sometimes you just have to treat yourself.
Legs in Hackney. Just opened. You must go.
A whole deep fried chicken? Only on Sundays at Chick 'n' Sours in Dalston