Restaurants Opening Soon in London
336 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, SW9 8QH
Opening in late August, the Shrub & Shutter is a neighbourhood cocktail and snack bar on Coldharbour Lane in Brixton. It's the brainchild of Chris Edwards and Dave Tregenza who have previously worked at Northbank, Baltic and Adam Street private members club. The food menu will feature terrines, tartares and carpaccios designed to complement the drinks.
8 Broadwick Street, Soho, W1F 8HN
Opening in Soho on September 4th, Basement Sate is a cocktail and dessert bar concept from Cathleen McGarry (co-owner of the excellent Sherry Butt bar in Paris). Taking over the former Player Bar site, it will serve twelve unique cocktails and matching desserts created by pastry chef Dorian Picard (ex-Maze and Club Gascon).
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 September, 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.
6 Bevis Marks, Aldgate, EC3A 7BA
The Alchemist is an all-day bar and restaurant opening in the newly developed Bevis Marks building this September. While the bar will focus on creative cocktails, the food menu ranges from gourmet sandwiches and burgers to international crowd-pleasers like Thai red curry, jerk chicken and Japanese ramen.
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 September, 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, sake, and a range of Laurent Perrier vintages.
1 Pont Street, Belgravia, SW1X 9EJ
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 this September. 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
461-465 North End Road, Fulham, SW6 1NZ
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.'
19 Berkeley Street, Mayfair, W1J 8ED
30 Beauchamp Place, Knightsbridge, SW3 1NJ
6 Little Britain, St Paul's, City, EC1A 7BX
407 St John Street, Islington, EC1V 4AB
167 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, WC2B 5PG
186 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3TQ
90 Berwick Street, Soho , W1F 0QB