24 Hours in London

A layover in London, Tony's "home away from home," means catching up with chef friends Marco Pierre White and Fergus Henderson. He has just enough time for a few pints and a visit to a real-life little shop ...

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Bar Italia

Tony and Fergus sit outside of the Soho London staple, Bar Italia. Fergus orders his standard combination of espresso and a shot of Fernet for both of them.

22 Frith St, London W1D 4RP, UK

 
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Borough Market

"Artisanal bakers, dedicated pork producers … every variety of delicious English food to stuff in your gob. Surrounding the market are some of the best specialty food shops in the country."

8 Southwark St, London SE1 1TL, UK

 
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Bradley's Spanish Bar

A small bar with cheap drinks. If there isn’t enough room inside, patrons can drink in the streets.

42-44 Hanway St, London W1T 1UT, UK

 
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Cabman's Shelter

Tony's cab driver takes him to a "Cabman's Shelter" for a cup of rosie lee (tea) and a bacon sandwich.

Pont Street, Belgravia, London

 
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Camden Market

"For everything for the aspiring Goth."

Camden Town, London NW1 8AB, England

 
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E Pellicci Café

Everything's homemade and home-cooked by the owner's mother. The average meal is 2 eggs, tomatoes, beans, mushrooms, sausage, pudding, toast and potatoes -- all with tea.

332 Bethnal Green Rd, City of London E2 0AG, UK

 
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G. Kelly

"They do pretty much one thing and one thing well. Beef pie. With the option for double pie or double mash. Or both."

414 Bethnal Green Rd, City of London E2 0DJ, UK

 
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GJ Cleverley’s

Tony gets measured for handmade shoes by George Glasgow, the "main man" at Cleverley’s. The custom shoes are expensive but are expected to last a lifetime.

13 Royal Arcade, London W1S 4SL, UK

 

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