Restaurants Opening Soon in London
461-465 North End Road, Fulham, SW6 1NZ
7 Denmark Street, WC2H 8LZ
Opening on October 27th, Smoking Goat promises 'wood ember barbecue with Thai flavours'. Head chef Seb Holmes (ex-Begging Bowl) will be cooking a short daily menu of dishes like whole chilli crab, smoked lamb belly, and slow roast duck. The barbecue dishes will be served with spicy Thai papaya salad and traditional dipping sauces.
ArtHouse, York Way, King's Cross, N1C 4AA
Chef Theodore Kyriakou (the man behind Livebait and The Real Greek) will open a new Greek restaurant and food store in King's Cross on October 31st. The shop will stock Greek produce from small regional producers, while the restaurant will serve traditional dishes like Cretan deep-fried courgette flowers, souvlaki and filo pies.
9 Poland Street, Soho, W1F 8PY
Units 47-51, Boxpark, 2-4 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6GY
23-24 Aberdeen Place, St John's Wood, NW8 8JR
The Maroush Group will open a new bar and restaurant in a former Victorian gin palace in St John's Wood this October. Head chef Arek Bober (ex-Pollen Street Social) will serve dishes like miso marinated lamb shoulder and crab gnocchi with courgettes and chilli, as well as some contemporary Lebanese dishes.
Crowne Plaza City Hotel, 19 New Bridge Street, Blackfriars, EC4V 6DB
Opening on the 8th floor of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in the City this autumn, Galadari is a penthouse-inspired restaurant, bar and roof terrace. The restaurant will serve Japanese grilled meats and seafood, sushi, and light izakaya-style small plates. On the drinks front, there will be shochu cocktails, Japanese whiskey, bespoke teas, sake, and a range of Laurent Perrier vintages.
15 New Burlington Place, Mayfair, W1S 2HX
Opening this autumn: 'The Frescobaldi family, one of Italy's oldest and most respected wine dynasties, is to open its first standalone restaurant and wine bar in the UK. The restaurant will specialise in classic dishes that celebrate Tuscany's rich gastronomic tradition, but with their own contemporary twist.'
34 Goodge Street, Fitzrovia, W1T 2PR
Delancey & Co is a New York style salt beef and smoked salmon bar opening on Goodge Street this autumn. As well as freshly carved salt beef and smoked salmon on rye bread or bagels, it will offer six different types of cream cheese, Reuben sandwiches, chicken soup, American beers and Prosecco on tap.
5 Stable Street, King's Cross, N1C 4AB
55 Goodge Street, Fitzrovia, W1T 1TQ
8-10 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, EC1R 4QA
Cafe Pistou is an all-day Provencal brasserie opening on Exmouth Market on November 7th. The menu includes southern French favourites like salt cod brandade, baked sea bass with fennel, chargilled lamb cutlets with pistou, and ratatouille with a fried egg. The restaurant will also be open for weekday breakfasts and weekend brunch.
19 Berkeley Street, Mayfair, W1J 8ED
111 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3NQ
Lobster Kitchen will open near Tottenham Court Road station in early November. Expect lobster all ways - simmered in white wine, added to bisque and mac 'n' cheese, and stuffed into five different lobster rolls. Seafood fans can add sides like pickles, corn, deep fried clams and shrimp to their order.
30 Beauchamp Place, Knightsbridge, SW3 1NJ
3-9 Heddon Street, Mayfair, W1B 4BE
Gordon Ramsay will open Heddon Street Kitchen just off Regent Street on November 8th. Inspired by Bread Street Kitchen in the City, it will be open all day serving a modern European menu. The head chef will be Maria Tampakis who previously worked at Bread Street Kitchen and Jean-Georges in New York.
6 Greek Street, Soho, W1D 4DE
Bo Drake is an East Asian BBQ restaurant with chef Jan Lee (ex-Roka) at the helm. Opening in Soho in November, it will serve dishes like slow-cooked BBQ duck, kimchi and potato pancakes, crispy crab with aioli and lime, and pork and eel dumplings. A small bar area will offer a short wine list, soju and other Korean-inspired drinks.
407 St John Street, Islington, EC1V 4AB
15 Kingly Street, Soho, W1B 5PS
186 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3TQ
90 Berwick Street, Soho , W1F 0QB
167 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, WC2B 5PG
Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 9JB