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The May Hit List: Sambal Shiok, Bake Street, Garden Museum Cafe, and More


It’s been a few weeks since restaurants have reopened for outdoor dining, and with the city standing on the brink of summer, Londoners seem to be slipping into a cautious optimism about the immediate future. Here’s our monthly roundup of the city’s most in-demand restaurants this month, from dreamy garden dinners at an award-winning British establishment, to a modern classic serving fiery bowls of Malaysian laksa and crisp fried chicken.

As ever, follow all safety protocols, be kind, and leave a big tip – restaurants have always taken care of us, so let’s return the favour. Here’s your May Hit List.