Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

London

Liberty Cheesesteak Company
The sandwiches at Liberty Cheesesteak Company are so authentic, they could be served in the depths of South Philly and locals wouldn’t bat an eye.
Boqueria Tapas
The latest outpost of Boqueria Tapas, found in bustling Brixton, offers up all the tapas favourites, plus a hard-to-beat atmosphere and modish setting.
Shake Shack
Die-hard devotees of the chain and new converts alike should be pleased with the quality of the burgers at Shake Shack London, set in Covent Garden.
Best Turkish Kebab
This conscientious kebab stop carves up perfectly spiced meat every time.
Atari-Ya
Atari Ya's delicious sushi is a steal making it an ideal takeaway.
19 Numara Bos Cirrik
This Dalston canteen reigns supreme thanks to its top-quality Turkish kebabs...
Pizza Pilgrims
Damson & Co
Combining top quality produce with a laid-back Soho vibe, Damson & Co is something of a monument to all things British.
Tommi’s Burger Joint
Some of the best burgers in London in a back-to-basics, concentrate-on-the-food outpost of a hip Icelandic restaurant group...
The Garden Cafe
With views out over Regent's Park and a high-end Brit classic menu, you'd never guess that The Garden Café is set in the former site of a Little Chef restaurant.
Brixton Village
An arcade with a difference, Brixton Village offers up every kind of cuisine we could wish for…
Beirut Express
This perennially popular Lebanese joint does excellent meze and chargrilled meats.
Bodean’s
Bodean's is a meat-eater's paradise perfect for a meal on-the-hoof.
Apollo Banana Leaf
Apollo Banana Leaf offers a cheap thrillingly authentic taste of Sri Lanka
Serpentine Bar & Garden
Forget what you think you know about public-space eating; the Serpentine Bar & Garden offers British revival food at its very best, and all against the backdrop of the shimmering Serpentine.
Beigel Bake
Shoreditch's sweet-smelling bagel haven is open 24 hours a day.
Champagne + Fromage
Hidden away among the bright lights of London's West End, this cosy French bistro is the ideal place to refuel pre or post performance...
Shoryu
The Hakata-style tonkotsu ramen at Shoryu is transcendentally good.
Viet Grill
A smartly refurbished option on this renowned stretch, this Vietnamese experience is superior.
Tokyo Diner
This dining room is simply furnished and offers a dependable array of Japanese dishes.
Song Que
For value choice and generous portions you can't go wrong at this authentic Vietnamese.
Kensington Square Kitchen
Yummy mummies flock to gorgeously-decorated Kensington Square Kitchen for gossip and brunch.
Jen Cafe
Bubble tea and steaming bowls of noodle soup are served at this cheery Chinatown cafe.
Faulkner’s
This chippie's large selection of fish is bought daily from nearby Billingsgate market.
Rasa
Vegetarians rejoice! For Rasa's sumptuous South Indian delights deliver big on flavour - at little cost.
Ranoush Juice
Ranoush Juice's meaty salad-packed garlic yoghurt-smothered kebabs. Sorry, where were we?
Maroush I
Luscious late-night Lebanese is served with a smile at the flagship Maroush.
Lucky 7
Trendy Lucky 7 is an American diner transported to the heart of Notting Hill
Dirty Burger
Be sure to leave table manners at the door as in this instance its good to get a little dirty once in a while.
Baity Kitchen, Chelsea
Baity Kitchen's New York chic vibe has given the healthy Chelsea somewhere on trend to lunch and then to entertain again in the evening...
Bill’s London Opens / Hg2 MUST-EAT
Bill's London is a part-deli, part-restaurant group that is now bringing fresh, local produce to convenience dining in a faux farmer's market environment...

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