Chef Aida Khan of Shola restaurant that serves light and healthy Pakistani cuisine

Flash-grilled: Aida Khan

By Joe Lutrario

Chef Aida Khan brought her Karachi cooking to London’s White City Place development earlier this year with the opening of Shola, which focuses on light and healthy Pakistani cuisine.

Restaurant radar June 2019 Quique Dacosta Gordon Ramsay and Nathan Outlaw

Restaurant radar: June 2019

By James McAllister

From Quique Dacosta’s London debut to the launch of Gordon Ramsay’s Lucky Cat, here are June’s key restaurant openings.

Marcus Eaves is executive chef of The Shard's Oblix restaurant

Flash-grilled: Marcus Eaves

By Joe Lutrario

The former Pied à Terre head chef, who won his first Michelin star at the age of 27, has been executive chef of The Shard's Oblix restaurant since 2015.

The secret stagiaire Texture

The secret stagiaire: Texture

By The secret stagiaire

Our itinerant kitchen hand heads to Agnar Sverrisson’s Scandinavian restaurant, where he loses a fight with a recalcitrant scallop and gets to grip with Icelandic seaweed.

The return of Ready Steady Cook

The Lowdown: the return of Ready Steady Cook

By James McAllister

Ainsley Harriott has announced that he’s in talks with chef James Martin to bring back popular teatime cooking show Ready Steady Cook nearly 10 years after it was axed from BBC2.