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News for December 2017

London hot 100 SquareMeal Pollen Street Social restaurant teamLondon’s Hot 100 Restaurants 2018

We’ve just published our annual SquareMeal London Hot 100: the definitive list of the restaurants that are pushing Londoners’ buttons right now. Who made it to the top? Find out here…

Jean-Georges at The ConnaughtThe 25 best new restaurants of 2017

The most lip-smacking launches of the past 12 months

Core by Clare Smyth London restaurant bar Notting HillOur favourite meals of 2017

See where the SquareMeal team most enjoyed eating this year

Untitled bar Kingsland Road Dalston Hackney London Tony Conigliaro cocktails SquaremealThe 20 best new bars of 2017

Raise a glass to the best bars of the year 

Archer StreetGreat bars to drink Champagne in this Christmas

There’s something about the sparkle of Christmas that makes it the most wonderful time of the year to enjoy Champagne

Ben McCormack Lucia Montanelli Jazz FM radio station interview logosJazz FM and Tio Pepe Tasters chat to Lucia Montanelli of The Bar at The Dorchester

Ben McCormack, all-round epicurean and editor of SquareMeal, presents Tio Pepe Tasters, a series of six audio interviews with leading chefs, restaurateurs and bar owners chatting about this iconic fino, broadcast on Jazz FM

Christmas day menu Bluebird Chelsea restaurant fish sauceLondon restaurants open on Christmas Day

Where to dine in the capital on Christmas Day

The FrogBe The Critic: December 2017

Find out how you can win big by writing diner reviews

Taylor's port and cheese bottle slate cheese boardA seasonal guide to matching port with cheese

It’s that time of year again… discover some brilliant combinations for Christmas with our handy feature

Bokan London bar mince pie cocktailLondon’s best Christmas cocktails

Toast to your elf with these festive cocktails at London restaurants and bars

Fever Tree mixers cola bottles glass drinkTurn to the Darkside

Fever-Tree’s range of dark spirit mixers has been specially created to pair with the complex and sophisticated flavours of whisky, cognac, bourbon and rum

Boisdale of Bishopsgate Cheeseboard London restaurantLondon’s Best Cheeseboards in Association with Grana Padano

Pick the right restaurant and the cheese course may well be the best thing you eat all evening. Here are the restaurants with the best cheeseboards in London 

Rioja wines vines glasses food fish collageThe sure-fire winner

Bursting with flavour, Rioja enhances any menu, which is why top restaurants always insist on serving this most versatile of wines

iCandy baby stroller brand baby man dining in restaurantLittle Wonder

Perfect for eating out with your children, the iCandy Raspberry pushchair makes dining easy and elegant wherever the destination

 New Year’s Eve 2015 2016 Square Meal best pick New Year's Eve 2015 2016 events parties dinners London restaurants and bars Big Ben fireworksSquareMeal’s guide to New Year’s Eve 2017

It‘s undoubtedly been quite a year, so 2017 is worth seeing off in style. Click through to browse our London hit list for NYE 2017 

London late night stock imageLondon’s best late-night bars

Our favourite places to drink into the early hours

the ritz christmas treeSpectacular Christmas trees at London restaurants and hotels

Check out these gorgeous Christmas trees in London restaurants and hotels

Dirty Bones London restaurant chain festive burger decemberFour Christmas burgers to try now in London

Warm your cockles with our pick of festive burgers across the capital that are worth getting your teeth into