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Queen Elizabeth Gate
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You’ll have to book a month in advance to eat here (or resign yourself to 6pm or 10pm if you book just a few days before), but you’ll...
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El Pirata information
Silly name notwithstanding, this is a good Spanish restaurant with a great list of tapas and traditional mains such as paella (from £19). There are two set menus (£16.50 and £21) if you can’t decide which tapas to have. The selection of Spanish wines is one of the best in London.