Primeur is a gem of a neighbourhood restaurant on the borders of Stoke Newington and Islington, located on the site of a former green grocer and more recently a 1930's garage.
The new kid on the block on lively Upper Street in Islington is the Galley Restaurant, just a short walk from Angel underground.
Som Saa named after a rare Thai fruit started life as a pop-up restaurant at Climpsons Arch in Hackney.
Anglo Restaurant is tucked away on St Cross Street, just off Leather Lane street market, an award winning restaurant that opened its doors in April 2016.
Shikumen Shepherd's Bush
Part of a small select group Shikumen's flagship Chinese restaurant is housed within the Dorsett Hotel, an ornate Grade II listed building overlooking Shepherd's Bush Green, that was originally built in 1923 as a cinema.
Diminutive restaurant Pidgin in Hackney has rapidly hit the high notes having been awarded a prestigious Michelin star in the 2017 edition of the Guide.
Neighbourhood restaurant and late-night bar Ellory opened its doors in November 2015 set within Netil House, just five minutes walk from London Fields overground in Hackney.
Ostuni Queens Park
Set in a converted Victorian workshop, just off Salusbury Road on a quiet no-through road in leafy Queens Park, Ostuni bills itself as London's first Italian restaurant and bar dedicated to the regional cuisine of Puglia.
Having scored a hit with The Shed in Notting Hill, the Gladstone brothers have opened a second restaurant, this time on trendy King's Road in affluent Chelsea.