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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Hazlitt's

"A wonderful, magical place occupying a slightly sagging group of adjoining historic Georgian houses. One of the last homes of the great British writer William Hazlitt. The tradition of writers lives on, most leave books behind."

6 Frith St, London, W1D 3JA, UK

 
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Hot Stuff

A small family restaurant that serves curry, chicken tikka masala and Indian food.

19 Wilcox Rd, London SW8 2XA, UK

 
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Neal's Yard Dairy

"Where everybody who loves cheese gets their cheese."

6 Park St, City of London

 
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Newman Arms

"No tourists here, just properly poured pints and pie."

23 Rathbone St, Marylebone, London W1T 1NG, UK

 
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The Phoenix Artist Club

Usually open only to union members of stage and screen, but any same-day ticket to the cinema, theater or an art gallery acts as a day pass.

104-110 Charing Cross Rd, Leicester Square, City of London WC2H 0JN, UK

 
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Portobello

"If you’re considering visiting an ashram in India or Phish is getting back together."

288 Portobello Rd, London W10, UK

 
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Spitalfields

"For middle class antiquey, Banksy prints … that sort of (expletive)."

65 Brushfield St, London E1 6AA, UK

 
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Square Pie Company

"Where you can get a traditional meat pie with mash and beans or mushy peas, all for under 10 quid. Not bad in an otherwise very expensive city."

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