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News for July 2017

Gin Mare drink promotion SquareMeal website newsletterThe ultimate summer sips at London’s best rooftop bars

If you’re spending the better part of summer in the city, you can still make your me-time that little bit more Mediterranean by heading to one of London’s hippest rooftop bars for a bespoke Gin Mare cocktail. Now you just have to decide which bar – and which cocktail – to pick first…

The Sportsman Kent restaurant barUK Top 100 Restaurants 2017

Drum roll, please – here are our UK top 100 restaurants for the year ahead

London restaurants bar Champagne views gardensThe fizziest places to enjoy high summer

Make the most of the warm weather and long nights with London’s best Champagne lists

Eat, Sleep and Escape this summer

New places to stay around the UK

SquareMeal Award - Hall of Fame

The SquareMeal awards recognise all-round excellence across the UK’s restaurant scene. The top accolade is Restaurant of the Year, which is given for the finest overall package, while Best New Restaurant is awarded twice yearly to the most outstanding London restaurant launched during the given period. The Best UK Restaurant title goes to the establishment outside London that has most captured the imagination of diners

Wagamama restaurant chain UKCelebrate Wagamama’s 25th birthday with a VIP dinner for two

To mark Wagamama’s 25th anniversary, the restaurant group is offering a complimentary dinner for two with executive chef Steve Mangleshot - enter now

Silk & GrainMezzanine private dining rooms in London

If you’re looking for a mezzanine private dining room in the capital, take a look at these great options

Ember Bar Restaurant London Monument Private Dining Room PartyIntimate private dining rooms in the City

If you’re looking for an intimate private dining room in the City, take a look at these great options with a maximum capacity of 25 diners

Alyn Williams November 2015 2Be The Critic: July 2017

Find out which London restaurants are trending on our site and how you can win big with Lavazza by writing diner reviews

London Canary Wharf restaurants barsSquareMeal's guide to Docklands

Broaden your Docklands dining horizons beyond the Canary Wharf chains

London restaurant bar picnic packageSix of the best gourmet picnics money can buy

Life’s a picnic with these hampers from top London restaurants

Wimbledon tennis stock imageThe best restaurants in Wimbledon

Ace places to eat in SW19, whether or not you’re a tennis fan

Bastille Day London restaurants bars food drink FrenchSix of the best bets for Bastille Day fun

French fancies to help you celebrate France’s national day

Mumbai Lufthansa SquareMeal travel promotion48 Hours in Mumbai

Where to eat, drink, sleep and sightsee in India’s biggest city 

Hive Beach Cafe restaurant barThe 10 best beach cafés in the UK

We do like to be beside the seaside – especially if we’re eating in one of these beachside beauties

THE-IVY-CHELSEA-GARDEN-AUGUST 2016 7The best London restaurants for courtyard dining

Escape the city heat with an outside table in one of these shady delights    

London restaurant bars Independence dayGo Fourth and eat for independence

Just because we’re not American doesn’t mean we can’t dine like them. Check out these Independence Day eats in London

St James Market London restaurants barsJoin the Official Opening of St James’s Market

Central London’s newest dining destination invites you to attend its launch and celebrate in style