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Crickets with Pandanus Leaf

Review: East London company backs “gastro-grub” revolution with insect menu

East London food company, Grub, is hailing grasshoppers, crickets and worms as tasty treats and an alternative protein source.

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That's a hoop - and it's on fire

Review: Cabaret at Cafe de Paris

“There is something for everyone at this event” – is something I thought I would never say about an evening of entertainment.

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Best burgers in London revealed

Do you like burgers? No, I mean do you really like burgers? You do? Well it’s good news for you, my friend, because a whole festival dedicated to meat in a bun is coming to London.

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There are plenty of places in London for pancakes

Top three places to eat pancakes in London this Shrove Tuesday

Wondering where to eat pancakes in London? Try one of our top three places for Shrove Tuesday...

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Shaka Zulu.

Shaka Zulu, Camden Town - Restaurant review

Shaka Zulu is evidently a place for which one dresses up.

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Model Jack Guinness was the DJ at Galante bar in Sloane Avenue. Picture by Daniel Lewis.

Made in Chelsea out in force for the first of Bar Galante’s month end parties

It was a Made in Chelsea medley at the first of Bar Galante’s themed month end parties.

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The buffet system at Tibits operates on a pay-for-what-you-eat system

Tibits, Heddon Street - Restaurant Review

Tibits in Heddon Street is a great addition to the vegetarian scene in central London, as long as you can get past the pay-for-what-you-eat concept.

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The Beard Liberation front say there is a link between beards and good pubs (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Britain’s most ‘beard-friendly’ pub is Hackney’s Cock Tavern

Hirsute London drinkers will be pleased to know the country’s most ‘beard-friendly’ pub is in the capital.

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The National Fish & Chip Awards are into their 25 th year (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images)

National Fish & Chip Awards snub London’s top takeaways

The National Fish & Chip Awards are celebrating 25 years in 2014, but this year the prestigious competition has snubbed London’s takeaways, with none of the capital’s restaurants shortlisted for the top prize.

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Legendary chef Ken Hom gives you his top tips for celebrating Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year: Ken Hom gives his top tips

Legendary chef Ken Hom is giving his guide to having the best Chinese New Year with recipes, tips and traditions.

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The Week magazine special offer

London24 have partnered up with The Week magazine to offer you a complimentary issue – delivered free to your door.

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Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung

DON’T OPEN YOUR EYES

London24 has teamed up with HarperCollins to offer a free Amazon Kindle taster of Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung.

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