Photo courtesy Studio Frantzén.

The Hit ListLondon

Where To Eat in December: Bruno’s, Studio Frantzén, Dorian, Taku, and More


Is there a restaurant renaissance in Notting Hill, or is West London’s most chic neighbourhood just catching up to the rest of the city? And given the prominence of neighbourhood dining post-Covid, is the neighbourhood an opportunity for ambitious chefs to hedge their bets with a captive audience of well-heeled locals?

The slew of impressive new openings with a West London postcode – Dorian, Akub, Caia, Straker’s and more – feels like it can’t be a coincidence, and a greater depth of options is something to be celebrated, wherever we might find ourselves. Here’s your December Hit List.