David Thompson, the Australian chef who brought modern Thai cuisine to London, will be cooking alongside his inheritors in a one-off evening at Som Saa in Spitalfields next month. Thompson ran the elegant and much praised Nahm at the Halkin hotel in Belgravia from 2001 to 2012, and is now based along with the restaurant in Bangkok. More recently he […]

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Som Saa, the hit Thai pop-up that moved into a permanent Spitalfields site last year, is launching a new series of late-night openings on Saturday February 4, followed by the first Saturday night in every month. The kitchen will stay open until 1.30am with a late-night menu of street-food classics from regional Thailand, including fermented pork with celery and […]

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Blue Monday, January 16, is billed as the grimmest day of the year, but in 2017 you can cheer yourself up with lunch for just 99pence at any branch of Busaba Eathai. The special offer covers a choice of nine dishes – including several with chilli, which releases happiness-inducing hormones into your body. Founded by Alan […]

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From the humble beginnings of a street food stall on Whitechapel’s chaotic Brick Lane, Rosa’s Thai Cafe has opened two new restaurants. The growing chain launched its first west London location in Fulham Road Chelsea and has now announced another site scheduled in Angel’s Theberton Street. Husband and wife team, Alex and Saiphin Moore, will […]

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