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David Ellis is the editor of the Reveller. He writes regularly about eating and drinking, and is a keen practitioner of both.

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David Ellis is the editor of the Reveller. He writes regularly about eating and drinking, and is a keen practitioner of both.

Events and Things To Do
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The best pubs and restaurants along this year’s London Marathon route

Once you’ve cheered on the runners, amble on down to one these spots for a light refreshment

Sep 28, 2022
Events and Things To Do

Proposal launched for Queen Elizabeth II memorial gardens at Palace

Initially conceived for the Queen’s 90th, the updated plans now have support from London’s Environment Committee chair Zack Polanski

Sep 28, 2022
Restaurants

The best London restaurants to book this autumn, from Koyn to Akub

From a Notting Hill revival to glitzy goings-on in TW9, David Ellis reveals the new openings to get excited about

Sep 28, 2022
Events and Things To Do

Lucian Freud portrait of Wolseley’s Jeremy King may sell for £350k

King is selling the work from his own personal collection at Sotheby’s, on October 15

Sep 28, 2022
Restaurants

Chez Bruce named London’s best restaurant at prestigious awards

The Wandsworth favourite — sometimes spoken of as the ultimate neighbourhood spot — is known for its upscale French cooking

Sep 27, 2022
Restaurants

Alyn Williams joins DC Comics-themed Park Row restaurant as exec chef

The former Michelin-starred man returns to the capital (or rather, Gotham City) for his latest venture

Sep 27, 2022
Restaurants

London mourns Andrew Edmunds, but eponymous restaurant to remain open

The Lexington Street bolthole has long been known both as a bastion of “old Soho” and one of the capital’s most romantic restaurants

Sep 20, 2022
Events and Things To Do

Where to pay tribute to the Queen, from Buckingham Palace to Bellamy’s

All across London, there are places where memories of the Queen will long linger

Sep 20, 2022
Restaurants

Phil Howard recruits Louis Korovilas for new pasta restaurant Otto

The site is set for an early November launch, just off from Piccadilly Circus

Sep 16, 2022
Pubs, Bars and Nightlife

London’s must-try Negronis, from Quo Vadis to Vermuteria

There’s an art to getting this deceptively simple mix just as it should be

Sep 15, 2022
Restaurants

Ambl: This app will change the way we eat out forever

Ambl’s founders have built ‘the Uber of restaurants’ and, as David Ellis discovers, they’re planning on taking it global

Sep 14, 2022
Restaurants

Royal restaurants: Where the Queen ate and drank across London

A lifetime of royal eating, from smoked eel at Bellamy’s to afternoon tea at Fortnum’s

Sep 9, 2022
Pubs, Bars and Nightlife

Bunga Bunga team to launch new bar in Battersea Power Station

The new all-day offering will show guests a little of life in the brutalist technicians’ den

Sep 8, 2022
Restaurants

The Sidemen talk fried chicken — and plans for world domination

The internet giants are going global with their new culinary venture. They tell David Ellis their plans to make it as fast-food superstars

Sep 7, 2022
Events and Things To Do

The very best of what to get up to in London this weekend

From the most talked about play in town to a speakeasy hidden inside the UK’s biggest bar, here’s how to make the most of London this weekend

Sep 2, 2022
Events and Things To Do

15 reasons to be cheerful: Your autumn survival guide

Pulling your hair out over the state of the world? From the latest unmissable restaurant to the hottest gigs, David Ellis finds ways to forget the doom and gloom

Aug 31, 2022
Restaurants

Dorian: “Anti Notting Hill” bistro to open close to the Ledbury

The include alumni of Kitchen Table, the River Café and Core by Clare Smyth

Aug 23, 2022
Restaurants

Tom Kerridge and Jason Atherton to cook at £2,500-a-head charity night

For one night only, Harrods will welcome six chefs with 12 Michelin stars between them for an evening in aid of Refettorio Felix

Aug 23, 2022
The Escapist

A trip to Kenya and the first carbon-neutral camp in the Maasai Mara

Plotting some winter sun? From balloons and black rhinos to sands as white as wedding dresses, David Ellis is astonished on a trip of a lifetime

Aug 19, 2022