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When you think of London’s waterways, quaint canals are probably not the first thing that spring to mind. But look beyond the River Thames and you’ll see that urban London is also home to some serene waterside spots. We reveal where they’re hiding, and more importantly, where you can get the best cups of canalside coffee!

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The Summerhouse
60 Blomfield Road, W9 2PA

Resting on the Union Canal is The Summerhouse café and restaurant. With an outdoor seating area that sits directly on the water, this hidden gem …

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Remember that short burst of heat we had in London a couple of weekends ago? Well, the warmth is on its way back as we slowly creep into summer and the longer, lighter evenings make us want to stay outdoors with our friends. And what better place to hangout than at one of the capital’s many rooftop bars? Save us a seat! Here’s our pick of the top five rooftops you should head to this summer…

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Notch
535 Oxford Street, W1C 2QW

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All aboard! There’s a new place to eat and drink in town, and it’s already making waves in the casual dining scene. Michelin starred chef Tom Aikens has opened the doors to his brand new deli and rooftop bar; and if you hadn’t already guessed from our (terrible) puns, his latest venture is set at the iconic HMS Belfast.

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The new Tom’s Kitchen is the fifth in a group of restaurants founded by Aikens, who already owns beautiful brasseries in Chelsea, Canary Wharf and Somerset House. His …

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Perched on the edge of Victoria Park, The People’s Park Tavern has always been a popular drinking and socialising spot for the masses. Already boasting a huge beer garden complete with bustling ‘garden grill’, a microbrewery and full-blown dining room, the guys at this London treasure have done it again by opening an onsite tap room and off licence.

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Curating over 50 of the very best beers from around the world in cans, bottles and draft, this multi-functional addition to the pub is a reflection of just …

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We can’t help but feel like excited children whenever Pancake Day comes around. There’s something about eating a dessert for dinner that feels very rebellious, and the act of extravagantly tossing our food into the air is still just as exciting as when we were 10 years old. So whether you like them wafer thin or fat and fluffy, slathered in syrup or simply savoury – it’s time to set your inner child free and start stuffing your faces!

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