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Busaba Eathai: Affordable Thai food in Covent Garden

Busaba Eathai operates at various locations around the city and as a chain store Thai restaurant attracts a cosmopolitan crowd. It’s decor is typically characterised by metres of shiny, polished surfaces, dark wood, ambient lighting and communal eating tables. Some standard Thai favourites and fusion Southeaster Asian food are included on the menu along with ...
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Dozo: Fine Japanese Food in Soho

Asian food is not my strongpoint since I am not its hugest fan but I do have a penchant  for Japanese fare, particularly executed with great precision, something obviously prevalent in the Japanese culture but not so well articulated over here in Japanese eateries. Bromption Asian Brasserie offers some great Japanese cuisine with a Mediterranean ...
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Babylon Roof Gardens: Some marked flaws at Babylon

Occupying the seventh floor of Kensington Roof Gardens above The Private Members Club and overlooking London’s Kensington High Street, Babylon at the Roof Gardens is an elegant venue with a nature theme typified by vivid green and leaf motifs. Spectacular views make it an oasis from the city bustle, with attractive themed gardens, natural wildlife ...
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Spice Market London: Asian influenced brunch falls short

The Spice Market is a broadly Southeast Asian-inspired restaurant housed within the trendy, flashy 192-bedroomed W Hotel, Leicester Square. It’s an outpost of three Michelin starred chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s celebrated Manhattan restaurant. Such accolades can only lead to great expectations, so it’s no surprise really that reviewers have been somewhat unkind. Guardian critic Jay Rayner ...
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