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chin chin dessert club soho

LONDON | The creative team behind Chin Chin Labs in Camden have just opened up a new ice cream parlour in Soho called Chin Chin Dessert Club Soho. Set on bustling Greek Street, the interior of London’s first dessert club is covered in bright gold and beautiful floor to ceiling

la gelatiera mercante mayfair

LONDON | Mercante, an Italian restaurant at the Park Lane Sheraton Hotel, has opened its summer terrace overlooking Green Park, and has teamed up this year with an on-the-go retro cart run by artisan gelato specialists La Gelatiera. With summer finally making up its mind to stay in London, and

mam sham london

LONDON | Mam Sham is the love child of best pals and foodie lovers Maria K Georgiou and Rhiannon Butler. The pair specialise in creating quirky immersive supper club experiences around London, blending good food with art, music, comedy and general tomfoolery. We at The City Lane were fortunate enough

somerset house london

LONDON | Somerset House is one of our favourite cultural institutions in London, with a wide variety of captivating exhibitions and events throughout the year. Located between the Strand and the Thames, the original Somerset House was designed in the neoclassical style, and has a fascinating history. Originally built in 1547 for

drake morgan kings cross

LONDON | The Drake & Morgan Collection are one of the head honchos in London’s hospitality game. With an impressive portfolio of restaurant and bars across the city, such as The Anthologist, The Folly and The Bothy, the restaurant group has swiftly become a staple for London foodies when it

dirty bones shoreditch

LONDON | Seemingly not so long ago, the common refrain heard across London was “let’s do lunch”, however these days you’re more likely to hear people saying “let’s do brunch”. Great brunch spots have sprouted up all over London, and it’s a trend that looks like its here to stay.

murger han euston

LONDON | The food from Murger Han hails from China’s Xi’an province, meaning you should expect intense flavours and generous portions of brothy noodles and meaty burger-like concoctions. The City Lane team recently moseyed on down to fill up on some authentic Chinese food as well as a few cheeky

V&A museum london

LONDON | The Victoria & Albert (V&A) Museum is the world’s largest museum of art and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million pieces. Established in 1852, the museum covers 12.5 acres and over 5,000 years of art. The oldest buildings are built in the Victorian style of architecture,

museum of brands packaging and advertising notting hill

LONDON | The Museum of Brands, Packaging & Advertising is one of London’s more obscure museums, focusing on consumer culture in Britain from Victorian times to the present day. The museum features over 12,000 items from the private collection of founder Robert Opie, along with several items that have been loaned

tamarind kitchen soho

LONDON | Tamarind Kitchen in the heart of Soho is the latest offering by the Tamarind Collection, the group behind the Michelin-star-holding Tamarind of Mayfair and Zaika of Kensington. The restaurant’s menu has been designed by Chef Peter Joseph, who is also the head chef of Tamarind of Mayfair. Tamarind