Aside from having the famous Orange Buffalo as its latest semi-permanent residency, Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen is a great place for a little rowdiness. There’s always great music, and although it’s not the smartest place, you’re guaranteed a laugh here. Especially if you surprise your mates with one of Orange Buffalo’s ‘Viper’ hot wings.
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St John Bread and Wine serves food from the legendary St. John in Farringdon, but in an informal canteen-style dining room near Spitalfields Market.
Troy Bar is a little Caribbean bar in Shoreditch that does a great lunchtime grab and go deal.
Viet Grill is a fun place for solid Vietnamese food in Shoreditch. Come for a group dinner before a night out.
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Shake Shack Victoria Street
The double shackburger from burger joint Shake Shack is the perfect fast food burger. The Victoria restaurant’s ideal for a grab and go.
You go to Meat Mission when you want a strong drink and something filthy, delicious and burger-related to eat in Shoreditch.
The Colony Grill Room
The Colony Grill Room in Mayfair is a brasserie inside The Beaumont Hotel, serving everything from hot dogs to whole lobsters.
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Shoreditch Sky Terrace
Shoreditch Sky Terrace bar’s hidden location and crowd control means that you feel like you are at a private pool party in Ibiza.
Butchies have been serving their excellent fried chicken ‘sandwich’ at markets and festivals across London - this is their first permanent spot.
Flight Club is a darts-themed bar, and it’s basically the hipster upgrade to playing darts in a pub
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