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Hakkasan Celebrates the Opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with Special Menu

By Adam

Hakkasan restaurants around the world, including its two London locations, Hakkasan Hanway Place and Hakkasan Mayfair, will celebrate the opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with a limited edition cocktail flight illustrating the ‘Evolution of Ling Ling’, from London to Mykonos to Marrakech, paired with three dim sum. Last year saw Ling Ling arrive in Mykonos […]

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Chapter One, Dublin

By Michelle Connolly

Chapter One 18-19 Parnell Square Dublin 1, Ireland You get the feeling that Ross Lewis has always been ahead of the game. From a start in England, travelling around to develop his craft, to training in Ferran Adrià’s El Bulli restaurant – always seeking inspiration from the very best. And in this case, since opening Chapter One […]

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Hakkasan celebrates the opening of Ling Ling in Marrakech

By Adam

Hakkasan restaurants around the world, including its two London locations, Hakkasan Hanway Place and Hakkasan Mayfair, are celebrating the opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with a limited edition cocktail flight illustrating the ‘Evolution of Ling Ling’, from London to Mykonos to Marrakech, paired with three dim sum. Located at the centre of the old town, Ling […]

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Mac and Wild

By Adam

Mac & Wild, 65 Great Titchfield St, London, W1W 7PS When we heard about a Scottish restaurant opening on Great Titchfield street, we had visions of a very cliché themed restaurant and thought this might be a place to avoid. Oh how wrong we were. Instead, we found Mac & Wild, a venue that has been voted one of […]

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Hush Mayfair presents Steak, Lobster and Whisky at Blades

By Adam

Blades at Hush Mayfair Lancashire Court, 8 Brook St,  London, W1S 1EY I received an email a few weeks back asking if I would I like to review a new restaurant aimed at Dapper Chapper’s that specialises in Steak, Lobster and Whisky – obviously my answer was yes! The venue is a new venture by the chaps […]

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Cherry Blossom at Sake no Hana

By Adam

We’re well and truly into spring with that sees the return of the Sakura cherry blossom garden in the Sake no Hana bar. By day, the bar is transformed with intertwining cherry blossom branches, falling petals, a grass floor, and blossom entrances, while by night lights will twinkle within the blossom to create an intimate […]

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Bunga Bunga

By Adam

Every Dapper Chapper needs to properly let their hair down every once in a while, and we have found just the place to do that. We had booked our table for quite early and when we arrive at Bunga Bunga the restaurant was quiet and subdued and seemed very relaxed. However as we started to […]

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Humble Grape Fleet Street

By Michelle Connolly

Humble Grape has just opened it’s second venue near Fleet Street, a quirky space in St. Bride’s Passage that gives you a warm feeling the moment you step inside. The first thing that greets you, aside from the friendly staff, is an impressive light display of geometric brushed metal rectangles housing modern bulbs. They draw […]

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The Botanist – After Dark Review

By Adam

While most of the capital is buzzing on a Saturday night, the City becomes an altogether more peaceful place without the after work crowd. The Botanist Broadgate Circle are looking to change this with their ‘After Dark’ evenings. You can enjoy two or three courses alongside free-flowing Prosecco, ETM wine or Bellini’s for two hours. […]

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Three of the best alternative Brunches in London

By Michelle Connolly

Bored of bog-standard brunch? Begging for a better breakfast? Enough with the puns – here are a few of our favourite alternative spots for brunch with a difference in London. Spice Market at the W Hotel Sister restaurant to the infamous New York Meatpacking district spot, Spice Market has a fabulous set brunch of with […]

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Homeslice Pizza

By Frank Barreca

52 Wells Street Fitzrovia London W1T 3PR Homslice Pizza welcomed the Dapper Chapper to its newest venue on Wells Street, Fitzrovia this month. The Home Slice model is simple: classic pizza executed beautifully. New and innovative topping combinations are subtlety balanced and all served on huge 20 inch sharing pizzas. Homeslice began as a part […]

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Temptation Wheel at The Savoy

By Rashpal Amrit

The Savoy, one of London’s most iconic hotels has released the Temptation Wheel. Located in the Thames Foyer, this all new dining experience features Deserts, Chocolates and Cocktails. I was lucky enough to experience this all-new taste sensation with my girlfriend, I would have to say if you have a sweet tooth this experience is […]

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Blues Kitchen Brixton

By Adam

After a long hard week at work, what better way to start unwinding than with some Soul Food and soothing Soul music? So, on a cold evening in February, we found ourselves heading to Blues Kitchen where it is as much about the music as it is about the food. The Brixton Restaurant is their third, […]

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Blacks Burgers

By Joe Burns

1 Waterloo Rd, Epsom, Surrey KT19 8AS We all know the feeling. When you have that craving, that need for a decent hunk of meat in bun, with all those perfect sides to accompany it, nothing else will do. So you can only imagine my delight when my foodie partner and I got the chance […]