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Jun
E&O Chelsea - SW3
Pan-Asian
  London
Opening 10 Jun 2019
Replacing Eight Over Eight (RIP), this pan-Asian restaurant, also from Ricker Restaurants, will have a "chic emerald horseshoe bar".
SOW - W1F
International
  London
Opening 11 Jun 2019
Natural bowl food from early until late, from Frederick Forster, a former National Chef of the Year and Roux Scholar.
Siren (Nathan Outlaw at The Goring) - SW1W
Fish & seafood
  London
Opening 12 Jun 2019
It was announced just before Christmas 2018 that Nathan Outlaw would be heading up a second, more casual, restaurant at The Goring - the first new restaurant there in over 100 years. Siren will focus on his tried-and-tested, winning formula of fish-centric, Cornish-influenced cooking.
by Chloe - W1B
Vegan
  London
Opening 17 Jun 2019
A third branch for the growing plant-based mini-chain, this time in Oxford Circus, with 72 indoor seats and a terrace that seats 10.
Fitzroy - PL23
  Fowey
Opening 17 Jun 2019
Heritage - W1D
Swiss
  London
Opening 24 Jun 2019
A new Swiss restaurant lands in Soho this June: the "cuisine is re-imagined by Head Chef Aarik Persaud through an elegant menu designed for sharing. From fondue, raclette and rösti to barbecuing prime cuts of meat and fresh seafood on table-top charbonnade grills".
Lucky Cat - W1K
Pan-Asian
  London
Opening 24 Jun 2019
Gordon Ramsay is replacing his flagship Maze with this restaurant in the summer of 2019; he has recruited former Sexy Fish exec chef Ben Orpwood. The restaurant, which is costing over £5 million to refurbish, is to emulate “the drinking dens of Thirties Tokyo and the Far East”.
Baozi Inn - SE1
  London
Opening 29 Jun 2019
Opening at the end of June, Baozi Inn have announced a new, three-storey, 120 cover flagship restaurant near Borough Market.
Circolo Popolare - W1T
Italian
  London
Opening 30 Jun 2019
Hot on the heels of opening Gloria, the Big Mamma Group have announced their second venture, a Sicilian joint on Rathbone Square, to open in June 2019.
Darling - E8
  London
Opening 30 Jun 2019
Opening in the much-loved, green-tiled Dalston location that was originally F Cooke's pie ’n’ mash shop, and then Shanghai Chinese restaurant for over 30 years (RIP), is a new concept in clever space usage. Creative space (photoshoot location, hotdesks, etc) by day and restuarant by night, with food from Charlotte Wilde, founder of wine bar Sager + Wilde.
Davies and Brook, Claridge's Hotel - W1K
  London
Opening 30 Jun 2019
The rumours have been confirmed: NYC restaurateurs Daniel Humm and Will Guidara are opening a restaurant at Claridge's this year, replacing Fera, which closed at the end of 2018 (RIP). The restaurant is named, NYC-style, after the two streets that Claridge's sits on.
The Bull Inn - TQ9
  Totnes
Opening 30 Jun 2019
Geetie Singh-Watson (of Riverford founder Guy) is renovating this historic inn, which will become an organic gastropub-with-rooms in 2019.
The Pig at Harlyn Bay - PL28
British, Modern
  Harlyn
Opening 30 Jun 2019
The Pig Hotel company have snapped up the Grade II-listed Harlyn House near Padstow to add to their growing collection of hotels. Harlyn House was on the market for only the third time since the 15th century, and has 38 rooms and stunning sea views. The company are hoping to have it ready for Summer 2019.
Jul
Folie - W1F
French
  London
Opening 01 Jul 2019
Frenchman Guillaume Depoix has taken over a corner site in Golden Square (previously a PizzaExpress), with a view to opening the perfect Soho brasserie in the summer of 2019 (a brave post-Brexit move, we think). He has extensive front-of-house experience, with four years in London under his belt, plus Alain Ducasse’s Plaza Athénée.
Shaun Rankin at Grantley Hall - HG4
British, Modern
  Grantley
Opening 01 Jul 2019
This newly refurbished luxury hotel and spa in the heart of Yorkshire opens in Summer 2019, with Shaun Rankin in charge of the main restaurant; there will also be an Asian restaurant (EightyEight) and a casual all-day restaurant (Fletchers).
Yiu Fat Noodle - WC2H
Chinese
  London
Opening 01 Jul 2019
From the team behind Pachamama, a crowdfunded Chinese restaurant, due to open in Spring 2019 in the new Central Cross development at the eastern end of Chinatown.
by Chloe - SE10
Vegan
  London
Opening 15 Jul 2019
A fourth branch for the plant-based chain, at The O2.
Bar Douro City - EC2M
  City of London
Opening 31 Jul 2019
The popular London Bridge Portuguese will launch a City spin-off, in Broadgate, in 2019.
Bistrotheque at Cultureplex - M1
British, Modern
  Manchester
Opening 31 Jul 2019
An Industrial Revolution building, London Warehouse (on the edge of the Northern Quarter) has been refurbished and will relaunch in Summer 2019 as Cutureplex, a modern community centre with a collective of businesses inside: an aparthotel, trendy gym and Bistrotheque, from Shoreditch pop-up pioneers Pablo Flack & David Waddington. Bistrotheque will occupy the entire ground floor, featuring a lounge, restaurant, coffee counter, mini cinema, bar and meeting rooms. private dining and outdoor terraces.
Sep
Bread Ahead - HA9
Sandwiches, cakes, etc
  London
Opening 30 Sep 2019
The doughnut specialists are opening a 220-seat, all-day restaurant, bakery and school in a purpose-built building in Wembley.
The Wellington Hotel - WC2E
  London
Opening 30 Sep 2019
Robert de Niro is planning a third hotel (he already owns hotels in NYC and the Phillippines) for Covent Garden; it will no doubt have a restaurant (most likely with a 'name' chef), and be quite fabulous when it opens, which sadly isn't currently due until 2019.
Pig at Harlyn Bay - PL28
British, Modern
  Harlyn Bay
Opening 30 Sep 2019
One of three new Pig hotels planned over the next year (Pig at Bridge Place opens soon, while the South Downs Pig opens in 2020). The seaside hotel will be situated in Grade II-listed Harlyn House near Padstow. As with previous Pig properties the restaurant will be supplied with locally sourced ingredients by farms within a 25 mile radius.
Oct
Mathura - SW1P
Indian
  London
Opening 01 Oct 2019
Hot on the heels of Kanishka, Atul Kochhar has announced his next venture, an ambitious takeover of the former Westminster fire station building, with his Kanishka collaborator, restaurateur Tina English.
Jan
Eataly - EC2
Italian
  London
Opening Jan 2020
The Square Mile continues to up its foodie credentials with the arrival of an Italian 'foodie theme park' from Eataly in 2020 (date still TBC) boasting stores, restaurants, market stalls and coffee shops. It is the latest dining hub to hit the city following in the footsteps of Broadgate Circle in 2015, The Ned last year, and the launch of Bloomberg Arcade in late 2017. Eataly was founded in 2004 by entrepreneur Oscar Farinetti and now has 35 megastores worldwide, including in Tokyo and New York. A London location has been touted in the past but has not materialised until now. The new 'theme park' is thought to be taking over 135 Bishopsgate previously occupied by Royal Bank of Scotland.
Dining Room at Art'otel, Art'otel - SW8
  London
Opening Jan 2020
Amsterdam hotel group plans to open new hotel and rooftop dining space in London's iconic Battersea Power Station in 2019. A second hotel in Hoxton is also in the planning stages.

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