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Aquavit in London

The two star Nordic restaurant in New York is to open in at the end of the year in the St James’s Market development.

Unleavened Danish Bread

Michelin starred chef Christoffer Hruskova is opening The Bread Station in London Fields next month serving traditional unleavened Danish breads

Soho and Peruvian continue their love in

A new Peruvian called Butifarra is coming to Soho. It will serve the Peruvian street food it is named after – a type of pork sandwich – along with other sandwiches and ‘cevushi’, a hybrid ceviche sushi item.

Sleep among the Heavenly Vapours of Gin

Portobello Road Gin have announced plans to open a Gin Hotel at its distillery on the eponymous road of their gin name. Planned to open in November this ‘gin mecca’ will feature the gin museum, blending room, restaurant and Spanish-style ‘Gintonic’ bar alongside a number of boutique rooms.

And another drinks hotel

Portobello Road Gin are doing it, BrewDog beer are doing it, and now the Experimental Cocktail Club are opening a hotel, this one in Covent Garden with 18 bedrooms on Henrietta Street and a 60 cover bar and 60 cover restaurant.