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london chicken wing challenge

LONDON | We had a mission. It was simple. We wanted to determine London’s best chicken wings in The City Lane’s first ever London chicken wing challenge. Doing this on our own would have been tough. There are only so many portions of chicken wings we could get through, so fortunately

eatfirst home london meal delivery

LONDON | The City Lane was recently invited to try out a new London-based dinner delivery service, EatFirst Home. The premise being that you place an order online (up to 4:00 pm of the day you want delivery) and your high-quality chef-created meal is delivered to your door. It’s a space

rok shoreditch review london

LONDON | Rök Smokehouse  is a Nordic bar that’s just opened up right in the heart of Shoreditch, a short walk from the boundaries of the City of London itself. We visited Rök during their soft launch to get a sample of what they will be bringing to the people of London. Upon entry the

bao soho london review

LONDON | Bao Soho has had lines down the street (and across the road in more recent weeks) ever since it moved its East London street food popup to a permanent Soho location in April. The place is tiny and doesn’t take bookings which half explains the lines and of

street feast dalston yard

In our next instalment of the Street Food Series, we travel to Street Feast Dalston Yard, a London night time food destination and self proclaimed “nomadic street food circus”. Corralled into a single space, one can access food trucks, rooftop bars and food shacks. The brains behind Street Feast have

berber & q haggerston review

LONDON | Berber & Q Haggerston has been getting a lot of positive press since it opened its oh so London railway arch doors in April this year, even winning over the sometimes scathing Grace Dent of the Evening Standard, who touted it as her favourite opening of the year. Berber & Q

netil 360 hackney review

LONDON | The rooftop of Netil 360 Hackney is one of the best places in East London to spend a precious sunny day. Until recently, the rooftop at Netil House was a members-only space that only operated on temporary licences. Much to the delight of London sun and fun seekers,

bunnychow soho london review

LONDON | Bunnychow Soho has been bringing the South African street food tradition of a “Bunny” to London since September last year. The City Lane was invited to learn what this South African street food institution was all about at their casual dining spot located in the heart of Soho.

eatables london supper club popup

LONDON | A little over a year ago, we were lucky enough to get on the invite list for eatables – a pop up dining experience in Haggerston. eatables is like a speakeasy, but for food. All across London, supper clubs are allowing food fixated residents to gather in unique

lucha libre london mexican wrestling

Lucha Libre translates directly from Spanish as “free fighting”, and in the Spanish speaking world, the phrase has become synonymous with a form of professional wrestling that originated in Mexico, but has become well known all over the world. The City Lane was invited to attend the premiere night of London’s