MEET YOUR MATES: Hullaballoo, Alexandra Palace
Get yourself down to Alexandra Palace for Hullabaloo, an al fresco comedy extravaganza taking place this weekend. The line-up of laughs includes big names like Ed Byrne, Nina Conti, The Cuban Brothers, Ed Gamble, Russell Howard, Flo & Joan and Milton Jones. Performances will take place at the Palace’s Terrace Bar which has great views across the city. Hermanos Tacos, Last Night a Vegan Saved My Life and Browski Burger will take care of the street food, while the Terrace Bar will serve craft beer, ale and cider. Tickets start from £40.
Alexandra Palace Way, Muswell Hill, N22 7AY
MAKE A RESERVATION HERE: Bar des Prés, Mayfair
Award-winning Paris chef Cyril Lignac opened his first UK restaurant in Mayfair last week. Bar des Prés will serve a selection of warm and cold French and East Asian dishes, with plates like scallops with caramelised miso, crunchy crab galettes, madras curried crab with avocado, and satay fillet steak. The dessert menu honours Cyril’s mastery of French patisserie with classics including a twist on French toast, chocolate tart, and vanilla and pecan praline mille-feuille.
16 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, W1S 4HW