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Near and dear to my heart, a little over a year ago I brought the best that Red Rooster Harlem has to offer across the pond to Red Rooster Shoreditch and I couldn’t be happier. Come to The Curtain Hotel to find us and experience all the Rooster favorites like Chicken and Waffles, Cornbread, Deviled eggs, and Mac’ and cheese, and even gospel brunch and live music! It’s always a party at Red Rooster!

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Believe it or not, New York is not the only city with incredible bagels. Spelled “beigel” in London, Beigel Bake is a traditional Jewish bakery open 24 hour a day / 7 days a week and specializing in kosher baked goods with fillings like herring and salt beef, completed with mustard. Get ready to stand in line!

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Queen of Hoxton

1 Curtain Rd
London EC2A 3JX, UK

20 7422 0958

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Queen of Hoxton is a fun 3-floor bar and club in Shoreditch with live music, installations, and a game room. After a meal at Red Rooster Shoreditch, stop by their roof terrace for a drink and some dancing.

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Barber & Parlor

64-66 Redchurch St
London E2 7DP, UK

20 3376 1777
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Barber & Parlor is literally a hair / nail salon, bar, and restaurant rolled into one! This Soho grooming site is a fun, multi-functional one-stop shop to looking and feeling your best for an affordable price.

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Ottolenghi is a deli and restaurant, with several locations sprinkled throughout London. With some of the best Middle Eastern food London has to offer, visit Ottolenghi for a communal, colorful meal filled with spices, vegetables, and mouth-watering salads. The best part is the menu changes daily, so each visit will be different from the last.

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Dishoom Shoreditch

7 Boundary Street
London E2 7JE

20 7420 9324
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Dishoom is another mainstay in London that channels Bombay and serves delicious Indian food such as roti rolls, curry, and lamb chops that locals and tourists can all enjoy.  Visit one of the 6 locations in the city for excellent food and cocktails.

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Ace Hotel (for a drink)

100 Shoreditch High St
London E1 6JQ, UK

20 7613 9800
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The Ace Hotel Lobby Bar is a low-key, chill option for a drink in a spacious location with comfy chairs, and a DJ Booth. Everything you need for a casual drink with a friend or colleague.