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- www.wagamama.com EAST Saf, 152-154 Curtain Road, El Panzon @ The Dogstar,
EATING OUT
Shoreditch, EC2. 020 7613 389 Coldharbour Lane, SW9.
NORTH Bistrotheque, 23-27 Wadeson 0007. A stylish and upmarket Authentic Mexican and Tex-mex
OUR FAVOURITE RESTAURANTS AND
Street, Bethnal Green, E2. vegan and raw food restaurant. restaurant and fantastic prices
GAY-FRIENDLY DINING OPTIONS
Gilgamesh, Camden View, Modern, contemporary classy Approx. £24 per head. www. in the trendy Dogstar bar. Don’t
Camden Stables Market, Chalk restaurant with basement bar safrestaurant.co.uk miss the burritos or the taco
Farm Road, NW1. Huge, ornate and cabaret room, and fi ne plate to share. Approx. £14 per
CENTRAL music acts and even occasional and lavish pan-Asian restaurant dining upstairs – modern British Tinseltown, 44-46 St John head. www.elpanzon.co.uk
drag. Approx. £36 per head. with one of London’s most cuisine and French bistro dishes Street, Farringdon, EC1. Want a
Balans, 60 Old Compton Street, www.fl oridita.co.uk stunning interiors. Food good – approx. £35 per head. www. double cheeseburger and Mars The Loft, 67 Clapham High
W1. 020-7439 2183. The nearest rather than outstanding, but bistrotheque.com Bar Milkshake at 5am? Then Street, SW4. 020-7627 0792.
Soho has to a gay restaurant, The Landau, Langham Hotel, worth a visit for the décor. 24-hour, subterranean American Upmarket and stylish restaurant,
busy throughout the week and Portland Place, W1. 020 7965 Cheaper at lunchtime than the The Easton, 22 Easton Street, diner Tinseltown is the place to bar and late-night haunt.
open throughout the day and 0165. Grand and glamorous evening. www.gilgameshbar.com WC1. 020-7278 7609. Cool head. Popular with late-night Classic British dishes and lots of
night. Traditional British dishes hotel restaurant, off ering a gastropub just off Exmouth clubbers – very near Fabric. cocktails. Approx. £40 per head.
with Meditteranean and Asian pricey but imaginative modern La Porchetta, 141-142 Upper Market. Sunday lunch is packed Cool when quiet but avoid if www.theloft-clapham.co.uk
fl ourishes. Approx. £28 per head. European menu. Approx. £60 per Street, N1. 020-7288 2488. with Clerkenwell-istas and there’s a queue for entry. www.
See also the nearby Balans Café head. www.thelandau.com Great value pizza and pasta the food is top notch. www. tinseltown.co.uk The Riverside, 5 Hamilton
at 34 Old Compton Street. www. restaurant, with possibly some theeaston.co.uk House, 5 St George Wharf,
balans.co.uk L’Autre Pied, 5-7 Blandford Vauxhall, SW8. Great pub food
Street, Marylebone Village, W1. in upmarket, riverside gastropub
Bocca di Lupo, 12 Archer 020 7486 9696. Chic, stylish, that boasts terrifi c views of the
Street, W1. 020 7734 2223. Gay- upmarket restaurant from the Thames.
run, upmarket Italian restaurant, same team that created the
opened November 2008 and Michelin-starred Pied-à-Terre on Roxy Bar and Screen,
running Monday-Saturday. Charlotte Street. Approx. £40 per 128-132 Borough High
Approx. £29 per head. www. head (or take advantage of the Street, SE1. 020 7407 4057.
boccadilupo.com lunch and pre-theatre fi xed-price London’s unique, gay-friendly
deals). www.lautrepied.co.uk cinema restaurant. Free fi lm
Bodeans, 10 Poland Street, screenings – everything
W1. 020-7287 0506. Cheap and Profi le, 84-85 Wardour Street, from recent blockbusters to
cheerful barbecue restaurant, Soho, W1. Daytime gay bar arthouse documentaries. www.
with counter service upstairs and and diner. Upmarket and smart roxybarandscreen.com
restaurant down below. Popular surroundings, with gorgeous
with visiting Americans, plus the yellow leather banquettes. Royal Teas, 76 Royal Hill,
odd bear from the nearby Kings Off ering food from 8am till Greenwich, SE10. 020-8691
Arms! Branches also in Clapham, 7pm (bar till 11pm). www. 7240. Delightfully charming café
Fulham and Westbourne Grove. gaydarprofi le.com Historic Soho restaurant Kettner’s – which dates back off ering tea, scones, cakes and
www.bodeansbbq.com
to 1867 and was a favoured dining haunt for Oscar
other delights for an eclectic
Ristorante Biagio, 189
Wilde and lover Lord Alfred Douglas – has recently
crowd. Brit camp fabulousness.
Cha Cha Moon, 15-21 Piccadilly, W1. 020-7434-1921.
undergone a multi-thousand pound contemporary
refurbishment. The venue also reports a rise in the
www.royalteascafe.co.uk
Ganton Street, Soho, W1. Great, authentic Italian food
number of civil partnership celebrations it is handling
020 7297 9800. Very popular in contemporary and smart – and besides a Champagne Bar and brasserie, boasts several private rooms perfect for bookings. The Stonhouse, 165
noodle restaurant from Hong surroundings, spread over four Check out the new-look Kettner’s at 29 Romilly Street, Soho, London, W1. www.kettners.com Stonhouse Street, SW4. Lovely
Kong-born restaurateur Alan Yau fl oors. Approx. £32 per head. Clapham gastropub with great
(Hakkasan). Great selection of www.ristorantebiagio.co.uk of the biggest pizzas in London! Green and Red, 51 Bethnal Volupte, 7-9 Norwich Street, steaks, burgers, salads and
soup-based dishes, wok-fried Sister branches in Finsbury Park Green Road, E1. 020 7749 9670. EC4. 020 7831 1622. Trendy, sandwiches. Approx. £22 a head.
noodles and sides. Stef’s, 3 Berners Street, W1 020- and Bloomsbury. Approx. £17 Fiesta-style restaurant with popular supper club off ering www.renaissancepubs.co.uk/SH
3073 1041. Huge, gay-friendly per head. Mexican food and a huge tequila avant-garde cabaret and
Ed’s Diner, 12 Moor Street, W1. Italian – formerly Linda’s Pasta selection - with basement burlesque performance. Approx. Upstairs Bar and Restaurant,
020 7434 4439. Delightfully Bar on Poland Street – moved to Little Bay, 228 Belsize Road, bar and dancefl oor area for £37 per head. www.volupte- 89b Acre Lane, SW2. Hidden
kitsch, American-style 50s diner, the other side of Oxford Street in NW6. Wonderfully down-to- afterwards. www.greenred.co.uk lounge.com gem and local secret. Critically
at the Shaftesbury Avenue end 2007. Pizza and pasta heaven. earth and charming restaurant acclaimed, eclectic European
of Old Compton Street, great serving Modern European Kenza, 10a Devonshire Square, SOUTH menu, with emphasis on French
for burgers and milkshakes. St Pancras Grand, Upper cuisine at very reasonable prices. EC2. 020-7929 5533. Delightful cuisine. Limited choice but menu
Check website for details of Concourse, St Pancras Excellent value for money. and sumptuous subterranean Bonnington Café, 11 Vauxhall changes daily. Open Tue-Sat.
other central London branches International, NW1. 020 7870 Middle Eastern restaurant a Grove, SW8. Cheap, cheerful www.upstairslondon.com
www.edseasydiner.co.uk 9900. Old-fashioned, art-deco Spotted Dick, 292 Caledonian stone’s throw from Liverpool and very gay-friendly co-
glamour at this stunning, all-day Road, Islington, N1. 020 7607 Street station. Arabic interior and operatively run vegetarian café WEST
First Out, 52 St Giles High restaurant from Searcys (who 5577. Gay-friendly café/bar/ mezza menu – approx. £35 per in Bonnington Square. Pig out
Street, WC2. 020-7240 8042. also operate the neighbouring restaurant off ering modern and head. www.kenza-restaurant.co.uk on three courses for £10! http:// Balans Chiswick, 214 Chiswick
Long-running, gay-run café Champagne Bar). Approx. £40 traditional British grub. Open s208303316.websitehome.co.uk High Road, W4. 020 8742 1435.
and bar, serving homemade per head. www.searcys.co.uk from breakfast till late. www. Les Trois Garcons, 1 Club Row, Gay-friendly service and British
vegetarian dishes, coff ee and spotted-dick.co.uk Whitechapel, E1. 020-7613 Donna Margherita and Meditrerranean dishes.
cakes. Lots of gay magazines, Wagamama, 10a Lexington 1924. A former Victorian boozer, Restaurant, 183 Lavender www.balans.co.uk
community info and fl yers. Street, Soho, W1. 020-7292 World Café, 130 Crouch Hill, stuff ed with baroque decor Hill, SW11. 020 7268 2660.
www.fi rstoutcafebar.com 0990. Our favourite branch Haringey, N8. 020-8340 5635. and antiques, creating a camp, Traditional, Southern Italian Balans Knightsbridge, 239
of the noodle chain, off ering Trendy, chic, gay-friendly café culinary haven near Old Street. restaurant that’s very gay- Old Brompton Road, SW5. 020-
Floridita, 100 Wardour Street, cheap, healthy Japanese delights for Crouch Hill crowd, serving British/French menu. www. friendly – even off ering a ‘Pizza 7244 8838. Very gay-friendly
W1. 020-7314 4000. Large, – great gyoza and… well, snacks, main meals and fab loungelover.co.uk Gay’ and ‘Pizza Lesbica’ on its restaurant, off ering British and
glamorous Cuban-themed noodles! £16 per head. Check cappuccinos. menu! Pizzas start at just £5.90. Mediterranean dishes. Approx.
restaurant and bar, with regular website for other branches www.donna-margherita.com £28 per head. www.balans.co.uk
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